QA/Test Automation Engineer | Ascender
QA/Test Automation Engineer | Ascender


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QA/Test Automation Engineer

Kuala Lumpur

Ascender, is the leading payroll and learning outsourcing provider in the Asia-Pacific and Middle East region. We believe we don’t just pay people, we enrich their lives and help them build prosperity.

At Ascender you'll find a fast paced, real time atmosphere. As we evolve in the business we are working on creating a unique working experience of both innovative, go-getter spirit, and expert seasoned specialists.

In Product & Technology, we are now seeking to take our outsourced solution internally and build our own team.

As one of the new faces of Ascenders product quality assurance you will join a highly motivated and driven team based across the Asia-Pacific region. You will promote and drive forward test automation within Ascender QA and ensure the quality and reliability of Ascender software released to clients within agreed development schedules. Evaluating automation testing tools and recommend new tools as necessary.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Developing and implementing automated testing strategies
  • Developing and maintaining test automation frameworks
  • Developing and maintaining automated test scrips
  • Executing test scripts and verifying results
  • Providing mentoring and training on test automation tools and frameworks to other testers in Ascender
  • Recording and reporting defects
  • Supporting Developers to ensure software changes meet standards and correctly address functional requirements
  • Reviewing and analysing system change requirements to ensure meets needs and identify areas of concern
Skills & Competencies:
  • 5+ years or software automation test experience, of which 3+ years in enterprise or B2B software testing
  • Familiarity with SQL and/or Oracle databases
  • Familiarity with .NET or JAVA based technology stacks
  • Experience in testing enterprise integration applications/ESB’s is a bonus
  • Demonstrated knowledge of software development and testing methodologies with software quality assurance essential
  • Experience implementing automated testing strategies
  • Experience with test management tools is desirable
  • Knowledge of ITIL foundations v3 desirable

Ascender will provide a unique environment that balances different things in a workplace. You will be working with a company that:

1. Security of 20+ year old company with the mandate to refresh the existing platforms with new technologies i.e. you get to learn and grow your technology skill set.

2. Existing tools and processes and also opportunities to experiment with new approaches to software development and getting stuff done.

3. Experienced developers for mentorship but also a culture that embraces new ideas.

We want people who will challenge the status quo and bring fresh ideas – at all levels.

If you would like to be considered for this opportunity, please apply with your resume attached by clicking ‘Apply’ button below.