Test Architect

Location: Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh IN


This position is no longer open.

Requisition Number: 202637

Position Title: Test Engineer (IV)

External Description:

Job Title: Test Lead


Summary Description

The primary responsibility will be leading test team with focus on owning complete product integration test phase, which includes feature interaction test case development for new / existing Database features, validation Teradata releases, etc. Should able to understand the Teradata feature specifications to create test specifications and test plans. Participate as part of a team to develop new testing methodologies to improve Teradata quality and robustness. Candidates with Testing and/or Quality Assurance experience are required. Need to find innovative ways to improve Teradata testing & to develop automation tools to support testing & test development. Monitor the Teradata problems encountered at Customer sites and incorporate them into the testing methodology is expected. Knowledge/Experience doing Code Coverage and Coverity Tool analysis would be a plus.


Additional responsibility will include isolating and troubleshooting the problems & providing assistance to the developers in resolving problems encountered in testing. Candidate will be expected to work closely with Engineering Manager & Team members.  SQL knowledge is required. Scripting skills in Python & shell are required. 


Education / Experience Requirements:

Graduate or Post Graduate in Computer Science with a minimum of 10+ years of experience

Testing and/or Quality Assurance experience is a strong plus.

Strong SQL skills

Strong Python/Shell Scripting skills

Desired programming skills in C/C++ and Java

Knowledge on Jenkins, Github

Ability to work with Engineering Manager & Team members required

Teradata knowledge a plus.


Key Areas of Responsibility:

Develop Feature Test Specifications for new database features

Develop feature interaction test cases for new / existing Database features and CLCA DRs.

Participate in Closed Loop Corrective Action analysis to improve Teradata quality, robustness, and predictability.

Identify critical areas and high-risk areas of the Teradata database.

Develop an automation framework for improved testing.

Identify new testing tools that can be used to improve Teradata quality.

Mentor more junior test engineers



Individual Contributor/Team Lead

Team Player

Reports to Engineering Manager


Work Environment:

Software Test Engineering, Testing Requirements Analysis, Test Result Triaging.


Key Competencies/Skills:

  1. Good SQL skills
  2. Good Python / Shell scripting skills
  3. Knowledge on Jenkins, Github
  4. Ability to learn and adapt to new technology
  5. Ability to follow documented specifications and plans
  6. Good verbal and written communication skills
  7. Works well in a team environment



City: Hyderabad

State: Andhra Pradesh

Community / Marketing Title: Test Architect

Job Category: Engineering

Company Profile:

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Location_formattedLocationLong: Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh IN


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