Thomson Reuters

Lead QA Automation Engineer - Cypress / Playwright

Employment typeFull-Time

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  • Job Description

      Req#: JREQ179101

      About the Role

      We are looking for Lead QA Automation Engineer to join our team in Hyderabad office. As part of this role you will be responsible for helping us automate software testing using Cypress/Playwright. You will have experience working on large scale enterprise software applications.

      In this opportunity as a Senior SDET Engineer, you will:
      Develop and Deliver: Build and maintain test automation solution for our product that includes designing, executing and validation test automation results. You will be part of a fast paced modernization journey and are expected to bring best practices of Quality assurance
      Be a Team Player: Working in a collaborative team-oriented environment, you will share information, value diverse ideas, partner with cross-functional and remote teams.
      Be an Agile Person: With a strong sense of urgency and a desire to work in a fast-paced, dynamic environment, you will deliver timely solutions.
      Be Innovative: You are empowered to try new approaches and learn new technologies. You will contribute innovative ideas, create solutions, and be accountable for end-to-end deliveries. Integration & testing research code into enterprise solution will be key factor as well.
      Be an Effective Communicator: Through dynamic engagement and communication with cross-functional partners and team members, you will effectively articulate ideas and collaborate on technical developments.

      - Develop test automation framework for web applications using Cypress or Playwright.
      - Design, develop and maintain automated tests using BDD/Cucumber.
      - Identify and implement test automation improvements.
      - Work closely with developers to understand requirements and design specifications.
      - Collaborate with cross functional teams including product management, development, and support.
      - Use agile methodologies to drive continuous improvement.
      - Create and maintain documentation related to test automation.

      About You

      To be considered for the role of Senior SDET, you will have:

      - 10+ years of experience in software quality assurance.

      - Strong knowledge of software QA methodologies and best practices.
      - Experience with web application testing using Cypress or Playwright.
      - Familiarity with Java programming language and OOPs concepts.
      - Knowledge of CI/CD tools such as Jenkins.
      - Proficiency in scripting languages like JavaScript
      - Understanding of database technologies such as MongoDB.
      - Ability to work independently and collaboratively with cross functional teams.
      - Excellent problem solving and analytical skills.
      - Effective communication and interpersonal skills.


      What's in it For You?

      You will join our inclusive culture of world-class talent, where we are committed to your personal and professional growth through:

      • Hybrid Work Model: We’ve adopted a flexible hybrid working environment (2-3 days a week in the office depending on the role) for our office-based roles while delivering a seamless experience that is digitally and physically connected

      • Wellbeing: Comprehensive benefit plans; flexible and supportive benefits for work-life balance: flexible vacation, two company-wide Mental Health Days Off; work from another location for up to a total of 8 weeks in a year, 4 of those weeks can be out of the country and the remaining in the country, Headspace app subscription; retirement, savings, tuition reimbursement, and employee incentive programs; resources for mental, physical, and financial wellbeing.

      • Culture: Globally recognized and award-winning reputation for equality, diversity and inclusion, flexibility, work-life balance, and more.

      • Learning & Development: LinkedIn Learning access; internal Talent Marketplace with opportunities to work on projects cross-company; Ten Thousand Coffees Thomson Reuters café networking.

      • Social Impact: Ten employee-driven Business Resource Groups; two paid volunteer days annually; Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) initiatives for local and global impact.

      • Purpose Driven Work: We have a superpower that we’ve never talked about with as much pride as we should – we are one of the only companies on the planet that helps its customers pursue justice, truth and transparency. Together, with the professionals and institutions we serve, we help uphold the rule of law, turn the wheels of commerce, catch bad actors, report the facts, and provide trusted, unbiased information to people all over the world.

      Do you want to be part of a team helping re-invent the way knowledge professionals work? How about a team that works every day to create a more transparent, just and inclusive future? At Thomson Reuters, we’ve been doing just that for almost 160 years. Our industry-leading products and services include highly specialized information-enabled software and tools for legal, tax, accounting and compliance professionals combined with the world’s most global news services – Reuters. We help these professionals do their jobs better, creating more time for them to focus on the things that matter most: advising, advocating, negotiating, governing and informing.

      We are powered by the talents of 26,000 employees across more than 70 countries, where everyone has a chance to contribute and grow professionally in flexible work environments that celebrate diversity and inclusion. At a time when objectivity, accuracy, fairness and transparency are under attack, we consider it our duty to pursue them. Sound exciting? Join us and help shape the industries that move society forward.


      As a global business, we rely on diversity of culture and thought to deliver on our goals. To ensure we can do that, we seek talented, qualified employees in all our operations around the world regardless of race, color, sex/gender, including pregnancy, gender identity and expression, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, disability, age, marital status, citizen status, veteran status, or any other protected classification under applicable law. Thomson Reuters is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer providing a drug-free workplace.

      We also make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities and for sincerely held religious beliefs in accordance with applicable law.

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  • About the company

      Thomson Reuters Corporation (/ˈrɔɪtərz/) is a Canadian multinational media conglomerate.