Quality Assurance Automation Engineer

  • HF Markets
  • Larnaca, Cyprus
  • 24/11/2022
Full time Forex Information Technology

Job Description

Position: Quality Assurance Automation Engineer

Department: I.T. Services   

Reports To: CIO

Location: Larnaca - Cyprus


  • Uses, improves and maintains the company’s test automation framework and tools
  • Designs automated tests to validate the functionality of web mobile applications
  • Applies continuous integration methodologies and uses test automation servers to automate code deployment and testing, and also ensure that code standards are applied
  • Prepares test environments and all necessary procedures and/or infrastructure to develop and to execute automated tests
  • Works with the development team to capture and reuse automated units test cases, test plans and other Development test objects
  • Monitors every phase of the software development process
  • Ensures the quality of a product including reliability, usability and performance
  • Creates test plans, test cases, test execution , test automation and reporting activities in an active development environment
  • Creates efficient procedures in the test engineering process
  • Increases the overall testing capability of the whole business
  • Provides frequent status updates on QA testing status
  • Resolves issues and implements QA best practice into the development team
  • Carries out any further duties assigned by their line manager
  • Contributes to a positive and dynamic working environment


  • BSc in Computer Science or relevant field
  • Previous experience working as a QA Automation Engineer
  • Experience with version control systems (Git or similar)
  • Experience with CI/CD systems (Jenkins or similar)
  • Hands on automation expertise using Selenium, Protractor or any JavaScript based automation frameworks
  • Good knowledge of test automation tools such as Junit, pytest
  • Experience with Web Services automation tools using SoapUI and Postman
  • Experience with scripting languages (Bash, Python, Groovy, Ruby)
  • Good knowledge of relational databases and SQL
  • Experience with JavaScript, HTML/CSS to support writing automated tests
  • Good Knowledge of relevant QA technologies and methodologies
  • Practical experience with Linux, such as Red Hat or Ubuntu
  • Familiarity with JIRA or similar defect tracking tool
  • Familiarity with Python web framework (such as Flask, Tornado, FastAPI) would be considered as an advantage
  • Familiarity with Docker containers would be considered as an advantage
  • Ability to deep dive into complex problems and find the root cause
  • Able to work in a fast paced development environment


A very competitive remuneration and benefits package is offered to all successful candidates including 13th salary and medical insurance from day one, in addition to the opportunity to work within an exciting and engaging work environment where you will be given the tools and guidance to reach your full potential.

Applications must be made through our careers webpage: www.hfeu.com/careers

All applications will be treated as confidential.

HF Markets is an Equal Opportunity Employer