Senior Quality Engineers

Location: Colombo, Sri Lanka
Published on: 27 October 2021
Job Type: Full Time

Sysco LABS is the captive innovation arm of Sysco Corporation (NYSE: SYY), the world’s largest foodservice company. Sysco is a Fortune 500 company and the global leader in selling, marketing, and distributing food products to restaurants, healthcare, and educational facilities, lodging establishments and other customers who prepare meals away from home. Its family of products also includes equipment and supplies for the foodservice and hospitality industries. With more than 58,000 associates, the company operates approximately 343 distribution facilities worldwide and serves more than 650,000 customer locations. For fiscal 2021 that ended July 3, 2021, the company generated sales of more than $51 billion. 

Operating with the agility and tenacity of a tech–startup, powered by the expertise of the industry leader, Sysco LABS is perfectly poised to transform one of the world’s largest industries. 

Sysco LABS’s engineering teams based out of Colombo, Sri Lanka and Austin and Houston, TX, innovate across the entire food service journey – from the enterprise grade technology that enables Sysco’s business, to the technology that revolutionizes the way that Sysco connects with restaurants and the technology that shapes the way those restaurants connect with customers. 

Sysco LABS technology is present in the sourcing of food products, merchandising, storage and warehouse operations, order placement and pricing algorithms, the delivery of food and supplies to Sysco’s global network, the in-restaurant dining experience of the end-customer and much more. 

We are currently on the lookout for Senior Quality Engineers to join our team.

The Role:

  • Create and enhance test cases and execute them with limited supervision.
  • Provide constructive feedback on test cases/ test plans developed by Junior team members.
  • Review functional and non-functional requirements and specifications.
  • Produce test Artifacts such as Test Strategy, Test Plan, Test Cases, and Test Metrics reports.
  • Debug and troubleshoot issues, analyze root cause with relevant tools, and log defects in the defect tracking system with adequate information.
  • Work closely with development teams to stake out bugs early in the development process.
  • Build and establish the overall QE process.

The Profile:

  • A Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, IT, or equivalent qualification.
  • A minimum of 3 years of work experience in software testing.
  • Experience in test planning, test design, and functionality testing.
  • Expert knowledge of quality engineering methodologies, automated testing tools (Selenium/ Appium), and continuous integration systems.
  • Experience in QE tools such as QMetry, HP ALM, JIRA, and Confluence.
  • Strong Knowledge in Java, OOP concepts and coding standards.
  • Skilled at evaluating existing processes and procedures and making recommendations for improvement; designing proof of concepts that best fit company needs.
  • A solid practical understanding on Agile Software Testing and Software Engineering concepts.
  • Effective communication (oral and written) skills including problem-solving, prioritizing, and interpersonal relationship building.
  • Thirst for learning and regularly updating knowledge.
  • Ability to work independently and maintain good relationships with the team members.
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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.