Senior / Lead Quality Assurance Engineer


Dubai, UAE

Ref: SP063-31

Job description / Role

Employment: Full Time

Senior/Lead Quality Assurance Engineer


Join the Emirates IT team

Are you keen to be part of cutting-edge projects and push the boundaries of what's possible? We’re looking for talented IT professionals to join our dynamic team of Quality Engineers in Dubai.

This is your opportunity to showcase your expertise and deliver innovative projects for the world’s largest airline. Depending on your experience, you could be considered for one of two roles:

Senior Quality Assurance Engineer
• You’ll need at least three years’ hands-on experience developing and implementing quality engineering practices and processes.
• This role is part of a Scrum team ensuring the high-quality delivery of products and services for our customers.

Lead Quality Assurance Engineer
• For this role, you would need a minimum of five years’ hands-on experience designing, developing and implementing quality engineering practices and processes.
• You’ll lead a feature team within an agile release train in accordance with quality standards and best practice guidelines.

Our IT roles are based in cosmopolitan Dubai, so you can enjoy the benefits of year-round sunshine, world-class hospitality and dining, major annual events and much more.

Open up a world of possibilities and fast-track your IT career with Emirates, with mentorship programmes, ongoing training, tech academy, a networking/tech community and social events.


Role Requirements

• A degree or Honours (12+3 or equivalent) in a relevant field such as Computer Science, Computational Mathematics, Computer Engineering or Software Engineering.
• Experience creating and maintaining large scale test data frameworks to support test automation.
• 3+ years of experience using one or more of the following automation tools: Selenium components (WebDriver, Grid, etc.), Protractor, Jasmin, Cucumber, Gherkin, JUnit, TestNG.
• Experience using git SCM tools, GitHub or Bitbucket or similar tools.
• Proficiency in at least 2 different programming languages, preferably JavaScript and Java.
• Experienced with coding best practices and defining coding guidelines.
• Highly experienced with developing automation frameworks from scratch built for UI and API testing and integration with CI pipelines.
• Experience using CI tools like Jenkins, Azure DevOps or equivalent.
• Strong expertise with context driven and exploratory testing with practical experience of using a number of testing heuristics.
• Experience working with VMs and containers both on prem and cloud offerings like Amazon and Google Cloud.

Salary & Benefits

• A competitive, tax-free salary reviewed annually.
• 36 calendar days of annual leave, plus public holidays.
• Full relocation package for overseas candidates, including flights, shipping, and optional hotel accommodation on arrival.
• Annual leave travel with yearly return tickets for the entire family to your home country.
• Private medical insurance.
• Deeply discounted flight tickets on Emirates and partner networks, for yourself, family and friends.
• Access to the Emirates Platinum card which offers a range of exclusive privileges and discounts to employees and dependents across thousands of brand and retail stores, clubs, clinics, hospitality outlets, locally and globally.

About the Company

Based in Dubai, the Emirates Group operates a diverse business portfolio and its main activities are the provision of services in the air transport and travel industries. The Group comprises of Emirates airline and dnata, and their subsidiaries. Emirates is the world’s largest international airline, providing air passenger and cargo services to more than 140 destinations across six continents. dnata is a leading global air and travel services provider. It offers quality and safe ground handling, cargo, travel, catering and retail services in 38 countries across six continents. For more information visit:

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QA Engineer salaries in Dubai

Average monthly compensation
AED 7,500

Breakdown available for industries and years of experience