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Automation Test Engineer

Signant Health

Signant Health

Quality Assurance
Posted on Wednesday, May 22, 2024

Automation Test Engineer

Chile Req #2704
Wednesday, May 22, 2024

(This is a remote role located in Santiago, Chile)

Want to do the Best Work of Your Life?

Working at Signant Health puts you at the very heart of the world’s most exciting sector - a high-growth, dynamic company in an extraordinary industry. We’re radically changing the clinical trial landscape, driving change through the technology and innovations we create and the services we deliver to our customers.

Where do you fit in?

The Automation Test Engineer performs testing and quality assurance tasks within project team. Develops and maintains test asset used for manual and automated product testing. Manages own assignments and schedule and serves as a resource for other departments on issues relating to the tester’s modules. Operates under moderate supervision.

Key Accountabilities:

  • Works directly with project team members to deliver high-quality software.
  • Primary responsibilities include proactive testing, finding new defects, reporting and analyzing them, and supporting software designers in corrective actions.
  • Designs and creates manual & automated test cases, test data, and other necessary test assets.
  • Managing and tracking bugs/anomalies and verifying bug fixes.
  • Influences software design to maximize testability and automation potential and improves working methods.
  • Writes test cases for assigned modules, builds test systems, and automates tests under the direction of a senior automation test engineer or automation test architect.
  • Researches and develops an understanding of the industry requirements for the product features being tested, including daily usage of the features and feature-related performance, security, and reliability requirements.
  • Other responsibilities will be assigned as required.

Decision-Making and Influence:

  • Estimates testing tasks and performs reviews of the project plans
  • Responsible for identifying and communicating risks
  • Drafts, reviews, and approves training materials for the testing team

You’ll need to bring:

Knowledge, Skills & Attributes


  • Good experience in software testing environment, or equivalent to.
  • Must have good practical testing skills and an understanding of the QA and development processes.
  • Python, Java or JavaScript skills and preferably basic knowledge of databases related scripting/programming.
  • Experience on working with automation in a CI environment.
  • Practical experience with any modern test management, defect and requirement tools.
  • Must be able to deal effectively with all levels of the organization.
  • Must be a team-oriented person with a “can do” attitude.
  • Familiar with OOP principles and engineering practices.

We’d be thrilled to hear that you also have:

  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in engineering, information systems, computer science is preferred, or equivalent to.
  • Practical experience with robot framework with python for UI and Postman for API
  • Able to deal effectively with all levels of the organization.

And finally, here are the ways of working that will help you succeed at Signant:

You enjoy problem-solving and have a constructive, can-do attitude.

You’re motivated by working in a fast-growing global company.

You have great communication skills in English, both spoken and written, and can articulate technical details succinctly.

Does this sound like you’d like to explore? Then we’d love to hear from you!

Please apply below.
We review and respond to every application; keep an eye on your inbox for our reply.

Please note that Signant does not accept unsolicited resumes from third-party vendors.



At Signant Health, accepting difference isn’t enough—we celebrate it, we support it, and we nurture it for the benefit of our team members, our clients and our community. Signant Health is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or veteran status.

Other details

  • Job Family Technology R&D
  • Job Function AID-Software Quality Assurance, Testing and Release
  • Pay Type Salary
  • Employment Indicator Regular