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Lead Quality Assurance Engineer

Emirates Dubai, United Arab Emirates Posted: 26 Jun 2024


  • Estimate: $95k - $120k*
  • Zero income tax location


  • Apply from abroad
  • Visa Provided


  • Experience: Senior
  • English: Professional



Join the Emirates Group IT Team in Dubai and enter the world of aviation tech. Emirates is a leading innovator in the aviation industry and is seeking top IT professionals to maintain its cutting-edge status. As a Lead Quality Assurance Engineer, you will work on challenging projects across various brands and businesses within the Emirates Group's global portfolio.

What We Offer

  • Opportunity to work on challenging projects
  • Tax-free salary
  • Travel perks
  • Great work-life balance

About The Role

The Lead Quality Assurance Engineer supports the Principal Quality Assurance Engineer by coordinating business, technical, and quality criteria within the delivery process. Responsibilities include assisting the software engineering team in executing the designed test strategy, ensuring an optimal user journey, and co-coordinating and executing end-to-end business process tests across various delivery models. Key tasks also involve understanding the business domain both operationally and technically, providing context to tests and QA activities, and maintaining automation frameworks and test harnesses.

What You'll Be Expected To Do

  • Understand and translate complex requirements
  • Coordinate deliveries with technical product owners, architects, and software engineers
  • Manage test data availability
  • Liaise with other product teams for cross-dependent features
  • Configure and maintain test tools
  • Implement and adapt automation frameworks
  • Influence and guide Software Engineers in automated testing
  • Lead and influence teams to minimize inefficiencies and mitigate risks

Experience You'll Need To Have

  • 5+ years in quality-related roles in a digital or ecommerce environment
  • 3+ years as a Software Quality Engineering lead
  • Experience in business process flows and scenario mapping
  • Understanding of technology solutions for large organizations
  • Proficiency in automation tools and programming languages

Skills You'll Need To Have

  • Proficient in creating and maintaining large scale test data frameworks
  • Experience with automation tools like Selenium, Protractor, Cucumber, etc.
  • Strong coding skills in languages like JavaScript and Java
  • Expertise in developing automation frameworks and CI pipeline integration
  • Familiarity with CI tools like Jenkins, Azure DevOps
  • Strong expertise in context-driven and exploratory testing

Skills We'd Like You To Have

  • Experience with VMs and cloud containers
  • Awareness of latest testing and technology trends
  • Strong communication skills
  • Ability to lead and manage teams effectively
  • Strong organizational and planning skills

Emirates. Fly Better. Join us in Dubai and enjoy the benefits of an attractive tax-free salary and exclusive travel perks. Apply now to be part of the Emirates IT team and contribute to the future of aviation tech.

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About Emirates

Emirates Airline, based in Dubai, is a global leader in aviation, known for its exceptional service and state-of-the-art fleet. Since 1985, we've connected passengers to over 150 destinations and continue to innovate for a better flying experience.

Benefits at Emirates

    • Competitive salaries and career development opportunities.
    • Comprehensive health insurance plans.
    • Generous travel benefits and a culturally diverse work environment.