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Lead Software Developer in Test (SDET)

Apply Now Apply Later Current 21CF Employees and Freelance / Contractors Apply Here Job ID R10007529 Location Mumbai, Maharashtra, India Business Star Date posted Nov. 21, 2019



  • A sense of ownership towards product quality
  • Build test automation infrastructure and automate test cases. Identify the areas of improvements and propose new implementation.
  • Ensure tests are running in Continuous Integration (CI) model and moving towards Continuous Delivery (CD) goal
  • Engineering dashboards (e.g. JIRA) to provide insights into test cycles
  • A sense of urgency in responding to issues
  • Be ready to adapt to the changing priorities
  • Manage and groom the team
  • Identify engineering process bottlenecks and opportunities for improvement.
  • Identify and flag risks early and proactively remove blockers to ensure timely execution of product roadmap.
  • Familiarity with Linux (Ubuntu) based systems configuration
  • Play well with others! Be a great teammate and help maintain our positive culture


  • BTech (or related degree) with minimum 4 years of experience in test automation


  • Experience in developing automation framework and automated test cases.
  • Excellent knowledge and experience of App Testing) and Selenium(Web App Testing).
  • Experience with performance and/or security testing is a plus
  • Strong knowledge of software QA methodologies, tools and processes
  • Experience in writing clear, concise and comprehensive test plans and test cases
  • Hands-on experience with both white box and black box testing
  • Knowledge and experience with testing a large portfolio of high-traffic sites and applications, including the platform applications that power them.
  • Knowledge and experience with load testing tools like LoadRunner and/or JMeter are a plus.
  • Experience with Agile methodologies (Scrum) and frequent release cycles is a must.
  • Knowledge and experience with CI/CD and source control using tools like Git, Bamboo, and Jenkins are a plus.
  • Experience with RSpec framework with Ruby, knowledge of ReactJS and exposure to Python is a plus and preferred.
  • Knowledge of front-end (JS) testing framework like Jest and Enzyme is a plus and preferred
  • Strong understanding of cloud-based application deployments and troubleshooting
  • Knowledge of source control management, coding standards, code reviews, build processes
  • Be motivated, detail-oriented, have the ability to thrive in a team environment
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Demonstrated ability to present technical information to both technical and non-technical audiences.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with applicable law.

About Star:

Star India has defined the Indian media landscape for over two decades and today is one of the country’s leading media conglomerates, reaching approximately 650 million viewers a month across India and more than 100 other countries. Star generates 20,000 hours of content every year and broadcasts 40+ channels in 8 different languages, reaching 9 out of 10 C&S TV homes in India. The network’s entertainment channel portfolio includes Star Gold, Channel V, Star World, Star Movies, Star Utsav, Life OK, Movies OK and Star Plus, India's No. 1 Hindi General Entertainment Channel. It has a leading presence in regional broadcasting as well, through a bouquet of affiliate channels which includes Star Jalsha, Jalsha Movies, Star Pravah, Asianet, Asianet Plus, Suvarna, Suvarna Plus, Vijay and now Maa. It is also present in the Indian movie production and distribution space through Fox Star Studios, an affiliate joint venture company.

About The Walt Disney Company:

The Walt Disney Company, together with its subsidiaries and affiliates, is a leading diversified international family entertainment and media enterprise with the following business segments: media networks, parks and resorts, studio entertainment, consumer products and interactive media. From humble beginnings as a cartoon studio in the 1920s to its preeminent name in the entertainment industry today, Disney proudly continues its legacy of creating world-class stories and experiences for every member of the family. Disney’s stories, characters and experiences reach consumers and guests from every corner of the globe. With operations in more than 40 countries, our employees and cast members work together to create entertainment experiences that are both universally and locally cherished.

This position is with Star India Private Limited, which is part of a business segment we call Star.

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