QA Automation Engineer

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Job description

We are looking for a QA Automation Engineer with good analytical skills and focused on improving the breadth and depth of the automated quality assurance components.

This role is critical on supporting the development and product teams drive product to market faster and with higher levels of built-in quality.


  • Collaborate with stakeholders and product teams to identify needs and gather requirements.
  • Advocate and evangelise for best practices like Test Driven Development (TDD), Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD), Continuous Integration (CI), Continuous Delivery (CD), pair programming.
  • Coaching and enabling of the team in the pursuit of quality.
  • Engage the product owner on acceptance criteria and definitions of “done” to help the development team meet them.
  • Contributions can include code review, requirements/user stories grooming, and coding where it is tenable.
  • Detect issues and help prevent them by thinking of relevant scenarios that can help meet the validation of acceptance criteria at story development stage.
  • Collaboration with the Product Owner and analysts to identify and write testable acceptance criteria.
  • Ensure that coded features satisfy the agreed acceptance criteria.
  • Working with the development team to define and implement the testing approach for user stories at all levels (i.e., unit, integration, e2e, functional).
  • Test the E2E functionality of user stories specific to any part of our product.
  • Write test plans and develop associated test cases.
  • Working with client development teams to coordinate testing effort and resources during integration testing.
  • Working with system users to coordinate testing effort and resources during UAT.
  • Familiarity with insurance, e-commerce and multilingual systems has an advantage.
  • Responsible for a broad range of testing (when required) including Functional testing, Performance testing, Regression testing, Integration testing, User acceptance testing, Data migration testing, Live release post implementation testing etc.


  • A breadth of experience in Agile software development fundamentals and lifecycles.
  • Analytical and lateral thinking skills.
  • Experience with manual and automated testing approaches, including open-source test automation tools and frameworks.
  • Experience of performance, security, or resilience testing.
  • Strong communication along with client facing skills for providing continuous feedback to the entire development team on the status/progress of the product being designed.
  • Designing, developing, and implementing test automation frameworks.
  • Good communication.
  • Fast learner.
  • Be comfortable working with .NET based test automation e.g., SpecFlow.
  • SQL knowledge for writing queries.
  • Source control – Git.
  • Continuous integration (Jenkins/Teamcity).
  • Implementing functional test solutions using Cucumber/Selenium.
  • Be fully conversant with both automated and manual testing including the use of Selenium as a tool for creating test frameworks backed by a practical understanding of the testing pyramid and its successful use in a web-based, high-release environment.
  • Agile TDD/BDD working experience.
  • Jira.
  • Using tools like JMeter, Postman to write performance scripts.
  • Estimating.
  • An eagerness to understand how systems and tools are used and the scenarios that drive testing.
  • The drive to do what it takes to get the job done.
  • A problem-solving approach that is strengthened by a willingness to adopt different roles and responsibilities within the team from time to time.
relocation package
relocation package
competitive compensation packages
competitive compensation packages
flexible working hours
flexible working hours
job rotation
job rotation
performance bonuses
performance bonuses
learning through Arnia Academy
learning through Arnia Academy
attractive projects
attractive projects
medical benefits
medical benefits
international work experience
international work experience
referral program
referral program

Here at Arnia, we are a big family – software development engineers, quality assurance engineers, business analysts, system administrators, managers – we all love to do every day what we do the best – creating high quality software solutions and delivering excellent services to our customers and partners.

We believe in customer satisfaction as being the single most important goal we want to achieve in everything we do. But we also believe that we can reach this goal while having fun at work, making friends, and enjoying working together. We have game evenings, nights out and team building events to help us know each other better and spend quality time together. Also, we have a flat organization, with no unnecessary hierarchies and where you reach the management easily.

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In Arnia you will meet very skilled software engineers with rich academicals background, with passion for innovation and continuous education, self-driven and oriented toward results. At the same time, they are people with high sense of humour, fun and informal, that value friendship, trust and a nice working environment.

Excellence is achieved step by step, it is a journey we always take together as a team and as a modern organization. We recognize the value of each individual, we value diversity and we support your development career – your success is our success! We take pride in helping our people to develop their career, continuously improving their skills and their technical knowledge and to fully reach their own development goals.

People are different, they are coming from various cultures and are motivated by different things:

  • The financial interests
  • The career development plan
  • The technologies and the projects
  • The work-life balance
  • The opportunities to travel abroad

relocation package

competitive compensation packages

flexible working hours

job rotation

performance bonuses

learning through Arnia Academy

attractive projects

medical benefits


international work experience

referral program

We recognize people’s diversity and we try to meet everyone’s goals.

Arnia encourages you to pursuit your own interests, projects and ideas – passion can turn small things into big things – we want to be part of your own individual success. Let us know your ideas and your personal interests and we will find a way to support you.

Not the least, we have class A offices, located in Piata Victoriei – Europa House building, next to the metro stations and to other transportation means. It is very easy to get to work and you will enjoy the quality and the lifestyle of our offices.

And if you like all these, why don’t you join us?


Whatever role you choose to pursue in our organization, as long as it aligns with our company goals and values, we will support you all the way. We provide for each employee:

  • A clear development plan for your career
  • Mentoring support, to help you grow in our organization
  • Customized trainings and courses
  • Periodical 1:1 meeting with your direct manager and upper management
  • Annual performance reviews
  • Constant feedback and career development support

I joined the Arnia team in 2011 on the XpressEngine project (PHP based CMS, most popular in South-East Asia) and now I’m leading the team that develops our own CMS, Karybu. Also, our PHP team is involved in a lot more projects on different technologies ranging from Magento to WordPress and from Zend Framework to Symfony2. Dan D., PHP Tech Lead @ Arnia


Also, you will have the chance to mentor other people, to contribute to their growth and to help them with their career development. As a family, we support each other to achieve our best potential and to contribute better to the organization success.

In Arnia we need more than just excellent software engineers – we need highly skilled technical leaders, business analysts, and managers. And they are usually found within our own organization – they are people who showed great skills as individual contributors and choose to follow a leading role. Growing as a leader requires the development of specific skills, such as: people management, social awareness, self-awareness and leadership vision. If you are up to the challenge, we will support you and we will provide the best opportunities to show your talent and dedication.

And if you choose to be a full-time individual contributor, you will get the chance to develop your engineering skills, enrich your technical knowledge and promote to senior levels – it’s up to you and us to find together the best path for your career.

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