Senior Test Automation Engineer

In a Nutshell:

GADITEK is searching for an Automation Engineer to help our team design, develop and deliver world-class software solutions while taking an active and hands-on approach to assisting the Lead Automation Engineer to develop, drive, and implement high-level test strategies.

In this role, you will facilitate the design and development of reliable, scalable, and maintainable test automation to validate complex features under the supervision of Lead Automation Engineer.

You will also collaborate with developers to diagnose, debug, and perform root-cause analysis of issues and defects as well as work on additional tasks and responsibilities that will contribute towards the achievement of the team, department, and company goals.

Why is this role important for GADITEK’s work?

GADITEK’s mission is to support its brands with the right talent so they can take us to new levels of excellence in existing and non-existing areas; and in the process, make them more valuable and relevant in the marketplace.

We believe engineers at any level can have a significant technical and business impact as they can humanize technology by creating seamless, empathic, and customer-centric software. BUT without the right Sr. Automation Engineers on our team, our software will never deliver such experiences for the end-users.

Therefore, we rely on our Sr. Automation Engineers to be the right-hand men of our Leads and aid them to ensure that the software delivers on the vision conceptualized by developers and engineers. We need you to keep a keen eye out for both minor and major changes, and either jump in or sound the alarms so that our products deliver both world-class results and experiences.

Once you are here, you will:

  • Review Design & Technical Specifications and software Testing requirements for Modules

  • Perform deployments/installations, troubleshooting and related configurations on different environments. 


  • Develop & implement Test Plans, effective Use Cases and with appropriate Manual Testing, techniques, Approaches &  timely reporting on MantisBT/JIRA.


  • Document detailed automation solutions, codes/configures utilizing Automation tools and methodologies.


  • Be responsible to design, create & Execute Proper Automation test scripts with proficiency.


  • Implement and manage automated suites of black-box and white-box test scripts.

  • Identify product issues and write detailed bug reports during the development & QA cycle.


  • Be completely responsible for debugging issues to prevent bugs to ensure quality and comprehensive QA documentation.

  • Write automation testing Scripts in Java, Appium/Robotium/ Katalon for Native Mobile Apps, Selenium Web Drivers, TestNG, REST/Services, Web UI and database. 


  • Record quality assurance metrics, like defect densities and open defect counts using Open source tools for end-to-end tracking.


  • Manage ongoing product Optimizations &  feedback loop on automation for defect analysis and resolution.


  • Be responsible to support & manage peer work to monitor and report on the progress on their tasks and analyze efforts.


  • Utilize Standard tools, frameworks, scripting and versioning techniques along with API Testing , Performance Testing Tools.

  • Provide Release walkthrough sessions, demos, code reviews and training sessions.

  • Be responsible to Coordinate with cross functional teams.


  • Any other learning task provided by the Management.

What does GADITEK offer you?

GADITEK is a new age company that is focused on just one thing: keeping you relevant in the market and in this age. We work hard. Harder than most other places of work, in the same hours. But we also purposefully find ways to allow our teams to enjoy work together.  As a result, we’re among the top IT and technology companies in Pakistan.

Working with us, you will never have to worry about being left behind in the market or losing your market value. You will always remain market competitive, work on challenging new projects that will require you to put your existing body of knowledge and experience to create amazing solutions that you’re proud of and helps us go to new places.

Relevant Experience:

  • To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty mentioned satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required for this role.


    •  Masters/Bachelor’s or equivalent degree qualification in Computer Science, Information Systems or related discipline.


    • 3-5 years of work experience

    Problem Solving Skills and Improvements

    • Apply new/innovative methods to improve operations and streamline procedures
    • Ability to solve problems rather than symptoms
    • Clever and imaginative when confronted with obstacles

    Communication Skills:

    • Ability to effectively communicate information and respond to questions in person-to-person and small group situations within Teams and other employees of the organization.
    • Able to understand and respond back to written emails, tasks, and reports in English
    • Consistently promotes and maintains a harmonious/productive work environment
    • Is respected, trusted and viewed as a role model.
    • Sharing information/ideas with the team members
    • Establishes effective working relationships
    • Mentoring to the junior team members
    • Ability to supervise junior team members

    Mathematical Skills:

    • Ability to work with advance mathematical equations and logics.
    • Critical Thinking Skills
    • Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of known variables in situations where only limited standardization exists.
    • Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral or diagram formats.


    • Considerable responsibility with regards to general assignment in planning time, method, manner and sequence of performance of own work.
    • Planning/organizing necessary test passes, staying on top of all important issues, help find bugs and driving issues to resolutions and keeping everyone aware of QA status.
    • Eager participation in planning and estimation of tasks
    • Develops workable action plans and their effective use
    • Meeting deadlines for the Quarter and Sprint


  • Ability to perform responsibilities in fast-paced, as deadline-oriented & agile environment through a positive and collaborative communication with the team.

  • Must possess strong assessment of Product Requirements of Business Model Technical Specifications & Functionalities with solid concepts & logics.

  • 4-5+ years of Software Testing experience on various Local International Products of Web & Mobile applications including CMS, Ecommerce & other domains.

  • Anticipating problems and their timely escalation

  • Ability to learn rapidly and adapt quickly to changing situations

  • Shares learning experience with peers

  • Responds quickly to new instructions, situations, methods, and procedure

  • Promotes a learning culture

Remote Work During COVID19 Pandemic

Work from home is mandatory for all Gaditians during the COVID19 pandemic. To enable our teams to work remotely, Gaditek has introduced the following:

  • UPS for Critical Staff
  • Monthly Internet Allowance
  • Internet Device
  • Pausing all pending Loan Installments
  • Additional OPD Benefits for our Office Staff
  • Dedicated hotlines to our support teams

A special fund has been set up to support all Gaditians and their families in case of a worst-case shutter-down scenario in any area that limits access and availability to food and basic amenities. Gaditians are a family and we are committed to moving forward and through this pandemic together as one.

Additionally, our Admin team is on standby at all times to help Gaditians in any way they can. Finally, a detailed WFH policy and guide to enable productive work from home for all teams are available.

Apply - Senior Test Automation Engineer
File Name: no file selected
Suitable formats are doc, docx & pdf