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Head, Automation Test Lead

Keywords / Skills

Leadership,Project Management,Head Operations,software testing,information technology,software project,waterfall,agile,Software Development,Automation Testing

Job Description

One of our fastest growing banking clients is seeking an experienced Head, Automation Test Lead to lead the test automation team in developing new frameworks, new architecture and ensuring alignment with the overall test management strategy. 

Mandatory Skill-set
  • More than 10 years of experience in automation testing using both open source and licensed automation tools;
  • Solid programming background, with experience in the newer technologies;
  • Familiar with both functional and non-functional/ manual and automation testing in banking and financial domain;
  • Excellent team management and stakeholder management experience (e.g. vendors and senior management);
  • Good understanding of project management principles and familiar with different development and testing methodologies;
  • Working experience with Waterfall, Agile and DevOps;
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills, including the ability to engage audiences during presentations.

Desired Skill-set
  • PMP-Certified.

  • Design and architect test automation framework and strategies across the application landscape;
  • Drive automation discussions with the project stakeholders and test teams to identify scope for automation and conduct ROI analysis;
  • Estimate the automation book of work and plan for capacity;
  • Drive automation testing across all work streams to improve the efficiency of overall testing cycles;
  • Create automation scripts for verification and ensure alignment with overall test management strategy;
  • Automate test data provisioning by extracting and injecting test data;
  • Manage and track SLAs/KPIs;
  • Develop reusable and robust automation scripts;
  • Has keen interest/experience in Waterfall, Agile and DevOps;
  • Perform walk-through with testing teams to execute automation scripts and management minor modifications.

Should you be interested in this opportunity, please send your updated resume to at the earliest.

Confidentiality is assured, and only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

Company Name

Sciente International Pte Ltd


Banking/Accounting/Financial Services




VP Technology / CTO / CIO

Ref Code


Posted On

12th Jul 2019

About Sciente International
Established in early 2007, we are a multi-award winning ISO 9001:2008 certified Technology Recruitment & Talent Search Specialist.

Our team is self-driven with dreams, uncompromising values and a purpose.

We are led by diverse, passionate, professional & ethical leaders from IT industry with deep technology & industry domain knowledge. Every member of our team has an excellent track record in making a difference in the industry within a high performance environment. Our laser-like focus in technology within chosen industries, coupled with our consultative approach through client alignment methodology adds immense value to our clients and makes us very unique in the market place.

For us, partnership with clients, accuracy in the right match and quick turn-around time are everything. Professionally, we strive to be the largest firm in “Technology Talent Search & Recruitment”.

Our passion is to create a high performance venture with a difference and in doing the right things based on our core values. We are absolutely committed to deliver beyond satisfaction to make a real impact to our Clients’ business and to make a difference in the Community we live in.

At Sciente International, in brief, we make our clients’ lives easier in the area of Technology Talent Acquisition and IT Talent management solutions.

Lastly, being a member of a hybrid Sciente organisation, our successful & profit making business sponsors the social innovations and community services to achieve an objective and a purpose, which are much larger than business.

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