QA Engineer (Automation)

Remote, Full time

Hitachi Vantara is hiring an QA Engineer to join their amazing team

Hitachi Vantara, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Hitachi, Ltd., guides their customers from what’s now to what’s next by solving their digital challenges. Working alongside each customer, they apply their unmatched industrial and digital capabilities to their clients' data and applications to benefit both business and society. More than 80% of the Fortune 100 trust Hitachi Vantara to help them develop new revenue streams, unlock competitive advantages, lower costs, enhance customer experiences, and deliver social and environmental value.

They have an opportunity for a QA Engineer to join their Technology Solutions practice, as part of their Nearshore Delivery Centre in Lisbon. They work with clients across many industry sectors. You will be working as part of an Agile project delivery team, with the latest technologies, on high profile client engagements helping to deliver and maintain complex solutions.
As a QA Engineer at Hitachi Vantara you will: 
  • Work with the product and UX design team on requirements analysis.
  • QAing the product requirements in PRD, verifying the acceptance criteria's, test case writing, manual testing, and automation testing.
  • Define and develop test solutions to features in the product.
  • Act as a subject matter expert for focus areas across the test automation space.
  • Follow and improve the coding standards with the team on the test automation code, ensure the high code quality.
  • Actively look for the latest tools and technologies within or outside company.
  • Actively learn and help implementing the new industry standards related to testing and automation.
  • Identify the inefficiencies in the process and help the team to improve them to maximize the team’s performance.
  • Help identifying the dependencies, risks, and bottlenecks in the projects proactively.
  • Work actively with the Developer within the team to resolve them.



  • Senior experience with automation using JavaScript, Cypress, and any other relevant modern automation tool.
  • Experience on test case design and performing exploratory/regression tests.
  • BDD is a plus
  • Experience on agile software development process.
  • Test automation experience on JavaScript, and Cypress is a desirable.
  • Like to collaborate within engineering and beyond.
  • Experience with containerization (Docker / Kubernetes) and cloud infrastructure is a plus

Their values

Research tells that some applicants, especially those from underrepresented groups, can be put off from applying for roles if they need flexibility or feel they don’t meet all of the set criteria. They strive to create an inclusive environment for all and are open to considering home working, compressed/flexible hours and arrangements. Get in touch with us to explore how we might be able to accommodate your specific needs.

They are proud to say they are an equal opportunity employer and welcome all applicants for employment without attention to race, colour, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.  With Japanese roots going back over 100 years, their culture is founded on the values of our parent company expressed as the Hitachi Spirit:

Wa – Harmony, Trust, Respect

Makoto – Sincerity, Fairness, Honesty, Integrity

Kaitakusha-Seishin – Pioneering Spirit, Challenge


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