Test Automation Engineer at Employment Hero

Information Technology and Services, Engineering, Full-time, Australia engineering full-time
Posted a month ago

Test Automation Engineer at Employment Hero

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At Employment Hero - a fast growing company based in Australia, we are building an all-in-one platform to make employment easier and more rewarding for everyone including HR, Payroll, Payments & Benefits, etc. We use cutting-edge technologies available at the time such as Ruby, React, Kafka, Kubernetes. We are looking for engineers to join our engineering team to help us move forward.

  • Develop automation strategy and framework across our web application and APIs
  • Mentor other members of the Engineering team in best-practice test practices
  • Create automated test scripts reflecting user interaction incorporated into CI/CD and system uptime reporting
  • Ownership of test coverage and reporting and driving improvements to these metric
Employment Hero celebrates diverse perspectives and experiences, we invite people of all backgrounds and identities to apply for this position.


  • 5+ years developing test strategies and test automation
  • 5+ years of programming experience with proficiency in at least one of the following languages: C/C++/C#, Java, JavaScript Python, Ruby
  • Experience working with low-level messaging, queues, and data streaming
  • Testing experience with REST-based design and Microservices
  • Extensive testing experience with a Front-end framework (preferably React) with an automation tool (eg. Selenium or similar)
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Advocate for Software Testing best practices within a CI/CD environment
  • Experience building performance metrics and performance test processes
  • Critical thinker with strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering or equivalent
  • Masters or higher qualifications in Computer Science, Software Engineering or equivalent
  • 20 annual leave days
  • 1 Leisure Rules day
  • Top private healthcare package (Included your spouses and children)
  • Work From Home Allowance
  • USD 500/ annual/ person for books/ tech conferences/courses
  • USD 500/ annual/ person for English learning
  • Parking fee funded by company
  • Lunch allowance for every working day
  • Australian Trip for who are eligible
  • Very attractive Referral Bonus
Why join Employment Hero?
  • LinkedIn Top 25 Startups 2021, ranked #2 in Australia
  • The Australian Top 100 Innovators List 2021
  • Raised $140M Series E round led by Insight Partners July 2021
  • Raised $45M Series D round led by Seek 2021
  • Deloitte Technology Fast 50 2020, ranked #42 in Australia
  • LinkedIn Top 10 Startups 2020
  • Raised $22M Series C Round led by Seek July 2019
  • Raised $8 mill series B round led by Seek and OneVentures
  • Deloitte Technology Fast 50 2019, ranked #20 in Australia
  • GetApp Category Leader Q1 2019
  • Deloitte Technology Fast 50 2018, ranked #12 in Australia
  • HRD Gold Medalist - Human Capital Management Systems 2018
  • HRD Gold Medalist - Rewards and Recognition Service Provider 2018
  • HRD Rewards and Recognition Employer of Choice 2018
  • LinkedIn Top 25 Startups 2018
  • EY Entrepreneur of the Year National Finalist 2018
  • Dynamic Business Top 10 Entrepreneurs, our CEO Ben Thompson ranked #2
  • BRW Most Innovative Companies 2015
  • Anthill Smart 100 List 2015
  • Startup Daily Top 50 Emerging Leaders 2015
  • HRD Employer of Choice Award 2015
  • Aon Hewitt Best Employers 2013