Lead QA Automation Engineer - Kyiv


Inflection's product GoodHire, is a leading provider of background checks for employers.  We're looking for an innovative test engineer to come in and own automation across GoodHire.  
As the Lead QA Automation Engineer on the team, we need to know that you've done this before and can be successful at all parts of the process.  You're not just a cog in the wheel here, you're involved in everything automation related!


  • Managing and leading a team of automation engineers

  • Design and support automation framework (capybara)

  • Support automation framework enhancements

  • Develop scripts, tools to automate test execution

  • Design, review, automate and implement new test scenarios for websites in existing applications

  • Support, fix and update existing test scenarios

  • Support all phases of the software lifecycle

  • Identify, analyze, and document problems

  • Create accurate and detailed bug reports when issues are identified

  • Prepare project status reports for QA management

  • Follow best practices and ensuring coding standards

  • Support team direction to best implement continuous integration and

  • automated build testing

  • Coordinate automation testing with the development team

  • Collaborate across the organization with a desire to teach and learn from others

  • Mentor and assist other QA team members in automation standards

  • Deep knowledge of business logic and high level architecture

  • Setting architecture vision and future innovations


  • Experience managing a team

  • BS/MS in Computer Science or Engineering with demonstrated academic excellence

  • 5+ years of professional QA experience within an Automation Development role

  • 5+ years of experience in test automation scripting using Selenium Webdriver

  • Knowledge of Behavior Driven framework Cucumber

  • Strong Ruby development skills in Ruby 2.x.x

  • Strong OOP understanding

  • Working knowledge of web (HTML, CSS, JS, etc.)

  • Experience using javascript

  • Experience with SQL

  • Experience with MongoDB

  • Experience with Jira, Zephyr

  • Experience with Continuous Integration, TeamCity

  • Experience with revision control systems such as Git

  • Demonstrate strong troubleshooting and root cause analysis skills

  • Strong oral and written communication skills

  • Experience in Scrum development techniques a plus as is working

  • in a team environment where attention to source control, merging and documenting code is expected

  • Good self management skills

  • DevOps skills is a big plus

Benefits of working with Inflection

Inflection is focused on creating innovative new products and services.  We're very fast-paced, hard-working, and love to have fun! 
We are 100% committed to making a fantastic work environment, which includes the following benefits:

  • Newly renovated office space

  • Perfect team mix of hard-working entrepreneurs, talented engineers, and successful veterans

  • Benefits available

  • Fun team events

  • Complimentary lunches/snacks/drinks

  • Opportunity for attractive stock options

  • Stable and competitive compensation