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Lead JavaScript Automation Test Engineer Chennai, India

Lead JavaScript Automation Test Engineer Description

EPAM is a leading global provider of digital platform engineering and development services. We are committed to having a positive impact on our customers, our employees, and our communities. We embrace a dynamic and inclusive culture. Here you will collaborate with multi-national teams, contribute to a myriad of innovative projects that deliver the most creative and cutting-edge solutions, and have an opportunity to continuously learn and grow. No matter where you are located, you will join a dedicated, creative, and diverse community that will help you discover your fullest potential.

We are seeking a Lead JavaScript Automation Test Engineer to join our team. As a Lead JavaScript Automation Test Engineer, you will play a crucial role in ensuring the reliability and accuracy of our software systems. You will be responsible for leading a team of testers, implementing and managing automated testing processes, and contributing to the continuous improvement of our test automation framework.



  • Lead and mentor a team of testers, providing guidance and support in testing activities
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to gather and analyze system requirements
  • Develop comprehensive test plans, test cases, and test strategies
  • Coordinate and prioritize testing activities to ensure efficient and thorough testing coverage
  • Design, develop, and execute automation scripts using advanced automation tools
  • Identify, report, and track defects, ensuring their thorough validation and resolution
  • Define and enforce quality standards, ensuring adherence to best practices
  • Monitor and analyze quality assurance metrics for continuous improvement
  • Stay updated on emerging testing tools, technologies, and best practices
  • Contribute valuable insights in QA meetings and testing activities


  • Minimum of 8-12 years of experience in Automation Testing, with a focus on JavaScript
  • At least 4-6 years of hands-on experience with JavaScript and TypeScript
  • 1+ year of relevant leadership experience
  • Proficiency in UI Automation tools such as Protractor, Mocha, Chai, Jest, Puppeteer, or Cypress
  • Experience in Web Service and API Test Automation, including writing test cases and developing test automation frameworks
  • Strong understanding of Webdriver I/O for UI testing
  • B2+ English level proficiency

We offer

  • Opportunity to work on technical challenges that may impact across geographies
  • Vast opportunities for self-development: online university, knowledge sharing opportunities globally, learning opportunities through external certifications
  • Opportunity to share your ideas on international platforms
  • Sponsored Tech Talks & Hackathons
  • Unlimited access to LinkedIn learning solutions
  • Possibility to relocate to any EPAM office for short and long-term projects
  • Focused individual development
  • Benefit package:
    • Health benefits
    • Retirement benefits
    • Paid time off
    • Flexible benefits
  • Forums to explore beyond work passion (CSR, photography, painting, sports, etc.)