Quality Engineer – Old

Location: Colombo, Sri Lanka
Published on: 9 February 2017
Job Type: Full Time

We are based in the heart of the Silicon Valley and combine ideas from the epicenter of tech innovation with Sri Lankan engineering brilliance.

Our cutting edge end-to-end restaurant technology platform is distributed nationwide in the US via our parent company Sysco Corporation (NYSE:SYY): the world’s largest food services company.

As Sysco’s key technology partner, we also provide the technical innovation necessary for Sysco to stay on the leading edge; the Sysco Innovation center at Sysco LABS undertakes the most significant technology initiatives with the aim of retaining Sysco’s competitive edge in the food-tech industry.


What you will be responsible for

  • Contributing towards the definition of test strategies and test planning.
  • Performing test designs and developing test scenarios.
  • Contributing towards the development of automation scripts.
  • Configuring and maintaining test environments and continuous integration.
  • Performing test execution, analyzing test results, and communicating test results to stakeholders.


What you need to have to apply for this position

  • A Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, IT or equivalent qualification.
  • A minimum of 2 years of work experience in software testing.
  • Strong knowledge on software testing processes, practices and test design techniques.
  • A solid practical understanding on Agile Software Testing and Software Engineering concepts.
  • Experience in test automation using open source tools such as Selenium and Appium.
  • Solid Knowledge in Java, OOP concepts and coding standards.
  • Hands on experience in Exploratory testing.
  • Excellent communication, presentation and negotiation skills.
  • Excellent analytical and problem solving skills.
  • Thirst for learning and regularly updating knowledge.
  • Testing and Agile related certifications would be an added advantage.


Why you should join Sysco LABS:

  • An attractive base compensation and benefits package which is comfortably above market rates.
  • The opportunity to work with high caliber individuals across the organization.
  • Technical training and softs kills development programs.
  • Fast career growth, recognition and leadership opportunities for good performers.
  • Overseas travel and exposure to client environments.
  • A flexible, diverse and entrepreneurial work environment and a fun work culture that celebrates success.

Why Join?

Careers at Sysco LABS

At Sysco LABS, we value our entrepreneurial spirit and openness the most. Our culture is non-hierarchical, encourages open communication and the free flow of ideas, and foster learning as an ongoing process.

We are headquartered in Silicon Valley with much of our engineering being carried out by Sysco LABS in Colombo. Although both teams are roughly thirteen hours apart, we coordinate like clockwork to ensure deadlines are met and results delivered.

Teams based in Colombo regularly visit the Redwood City office, giving them an opportunity to experience the Silicon Valley culture first hand and meet the restaurants that use the products we build.