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QA & Test Automation Engineer ~ UBS ~ Doha, Qatar 

Full Time


About the job

Job Reference #274872BR

Job TypeFull Time
Your role
Are you passionate about designing, building, and deploying robust and highly automated test execution frameworks, that serve our payments infrastructure, products and services? Do you want to play a key role in transforming our firm into a more agile organization based on DevOps principles?
We are looking for an Software Development Engineer in Test, with very good Java development skills to help the team build robust test automation and data management tools.

  • test case design and execution based on business / infrastructure requirements and
  • quality assurance (QA) automation (design, implementation and verification) for these test cases based on state of the art cross-platform technologies such as Selenium WebDriver, Cucumber, UI, REST/SOAP API
  • integration of the QA automation artifacts into the build and deploy pipelines to enable a continuous development and integration approach
  • solid experience in Agile development incorporating Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery approach, utilizing technologies such as GitLab, Maven, Jenkins, Sonar
  • evaluate and implement new software test automation tools and tooling standards

Your team

You’ll be working in our quality assurance team in Doha, Qatar and be part of a highly collaborative environment with colleagues from diverse backgrounds and skillsets coming together to solve challenging problems as a team. This position is within our “Pay and Manage Liquidity” stream, closely collaborating with our Payments IT related delivery units across the globe. Our teams design, deliver and operate state-of-the-art financial systems that offer best-in-class services to the bank’s clients.
Our IT delivery pods work across a multitude of platforms, programming languages and testing tools in a model of coexistence whilst we transform, modernize and evolve our payments service platform.
Your expertise

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, software development, or a related field with around 3 years of experience in SDET and development/testing
  • proficiency in Java/Selenium/Maven programming and Gitlab good understanding of Unit and System Integration
  • experience in developing, executing and maintaining test plans, strategy, scenarios and test cases
  • proficient in the execution of different forms of testing like functional testing, component test, integration testing for APIs, acceptance testing and performance testing
  • experience in working with APIs testing using Java, Postman, SoapUI or any other proficient tool – highly desirable
  • expertise in authorization mechanisms utilized for accessing API, Kafka – highly desirable.
  • good understanding of OOPS concepts and proficiency in, cucumber, JUnit or TestNG framework – highly desirable.
  • familiar with end to end automation frameworks using dynamic test data, reusable utilities, database access and reporting for web-services – highly desirable.
  • ability to interpret XML Schema definitions related to SOAP APIs, swagger definition or any high-level design and metadata information pertaining to REST API – highly desirable.

About Us

UBS is the world’s largest and only truly global wealth manager. We operate through four business divisions: Global Wealth Management, Personal & Corporate Banking, Asset Management and the Investment Bank. Our global reach and the breadth of our expertise set us apart from our competitors.
With more than 70,000 employees, we have a presence in all major financial centers in more than 50 countries. Do you want to be one of us?
How We Hire
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Join us
At UBS, we embrace flexible ways of working when the role permits. We offer different working arrangements like part-time, job-sharing and hybrid (office and home) working. Our purpose-led culture and global infrastructure help us connect, collaborate, and work together in agile ways to meet all our business needs.From gaining new experiences in different roles to acquiring fresh knowledge and skills, we know that great work is never done alone. We know that it’s our people, with their unique backgrounds, skills, experience levels and interests, who drive our ongoing success. Together we’re more than ourselves. Ready to be part of #teamUBS and make an impact?
Disclaimer / Policy Statements
UBS is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We respect and seek to empower each individual and support the diverse cultures, perspectives, skills and experiences within our workforce.