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Lead Software Engineer - Automation Developer with Java

Req id:  31928

Hyderabad, TG, IN



As the Information Company, our mission at OpenText is to create software solutions and deliver services that redefine the future of digital. Be part of a winning team that leads the way in Enterprise Information Management. 



The opportunity


As a Lead  Software Engineer for Test Automation   you will utilize superior knowledge and experience to perform highly complex product test automation frameworks design,  , systems analysis, research, maintenance, troubleshooting and other test automation , testing  and QA  activities. You will also play a key role in the development of work teams by providing others with direction and leadership. You will also be involved in cross-team planning activities such as providing status updates and coordinating activities.

You are great at:


  • Expertise and experience in designing, refactoring and developing test automation frameworks
  • Very good design and coding skills (design principles) – Java
  • Experience in scripting for automating routine tasks, deployment/configuration steps (Shell scripting/python or similar
  • Experience in designing and developing test results reports, dashboards
  • Expertise in troubleshooting complex issues
  • Experience with CI/CD tools like Jenkins  and/or teamcity, source control systems like perforce, git  etc..
  • Development and execution of test plans and scripts
  • Collaboration with Development teams, managers, leads and Product management
  • Ability to lead a small team of skilled testers
  • Documenting test results and test reports
  • Understanding of web servers/clusters  and configuring and deploying web applications
  • Automated regression testing
  • An understanding of accessing and configuring SQL Server and Oracle Databases
  • Creating and deploying VMWare/VMlogix/Vcloud virtual machines
  • Experience on UI Automation tools
  • Collecting data for generating useful metrics and Utilizing metrics for improving plans , execution and tracking
  • Risks management and collaborating with required stakeholders at leadership level on planning, risk mitigation/escalation
  • Working on Documentation requirements/reviews
  • Test case/plans management tools
  • Lead and mentor other team members.
  • Collaborate with Product Owner to plan and prioritize tasks for others to support the achievement of team objectives.
  • Work across teams and functional roles to ensure interoperability among other products, including training and consultation.
  • Provide status updates to stakeholders and escalates issues when necessary.
  • Bug tracking tools, workflows


What it takes:


  • Understanding of Web Applications
  • .J2EE  understanding and configuration
  • Cloud deployments
  • Java-based web technologies understanding and configuration (e.g. WebSphere, WebLogic, Apache)
  • WebPortal, web parts, widgets, java portlets configuration
  • Windows Services, DCOM and registry configuration
  • Accessibility / Section 508/web application security 
    Bachelors degree in Computer Science or related discipline 
  • 8+ years of testing experience 




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Subject to applicable laws and regulations, OpenText’s global vaccination policy requires all employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 to enter an OpenText office. Accommodations may be available for specific roles.


Our growing team is mapping the future of Information Management, and we continue to make new discoveries that expand its boundaries. Join us and be part of a winning team, where the opportunities for your career are limitless. 

From its innovative start as a research project by University of Waterloo professors in 1991, OpenText has grown into a global company with offices in more than 35 countries. Our high- performance culture has forged our growth and is an excellent fit for people looking to push themselves to learn and do more.

It’s our time to lead, and as part of our team, it will be your time too. Our continued growth will provide you the opportunity to explore, learn and chart an exciting career path while enjoying a good work-life balance. 

If you thrive in a dynamic work environment, there is always a new horizon to explore. We are proud to offer excellent benefits, challenging work and competitive financial rewards. 

Our employee programs prioritize employees’ well-being and that of their families. We offer a comprehensive benefit plan, education assistance, a wellness/fitness reimbursement and time off to volunteer. 

Social events 
With offices around the world and flexible work arrangements, OpenText strives to make sure all our employees feel connected. Teamwork extends to our social lives too from local social events to company-wide activities, we want our employees to take time to relax and have fun.  

Corporate Citizenship  
Corporate Citizenship is more than a program for us, it is engrained in our purpose, impact, and approach to doing business. Through numerous volunteer initiatives, we support education and innovation for global change.

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