May 14, 2024
1 position



Kraków/Hybrid, Poland

Svitla Systems Inc. is looking for a Test Manager/QA Lead for a full-time position (40 hours per week) in Poland. Our client is one of the largest food retailers in the world, operating thousands of stores in the United Kingdom, Ireland, and Europe. The company carries out business through multi-format stores and online. It operates stores in various formats differentiated by size and range of products sold, including large, small, dotcom only, and one-stop. They offer fresh food, drinks, bakery, grocery, home and entertainment products, baby products, clothing, household appliances, frozen food, pets, health and beauty products, consumer electronics, and electrical goods. It also provides consultancy, retail banking, and insurance services. The company was founded in 1919 and is headquartered in Welwyn Garden City, the UK. The project is the customer systems. You will work with local teams in Poland and the Team Manager in the UK. Office work is expected 2-3 days per week.


  • Strong understanding of software development life cycles (SDLC) and Agile methodologies.
  • Knowledge of version control systems (e.g., Git) and continuous integration/continuous deployment (CI/CD) pipelines.
  • Understanding writing and executing SQL queries for database validation.
  • Experience in API testing:

    - Proficiency in testing RESTful APIs and understanding HTTP methods (GET, POST, PUT, DELETE);

    - Understanding validating API responses, handling authentication, and verifying data integrity;

    - Familiarity with tools like Postman, cURL, or similar for API testing.


Quality Standards:

  • Define and enforce quality standards for software testing, ensuring adherence to best practices.
  • Establish guidelines for test case design, test execution, and defect reporting.
  • Collaborate with development teams to ensure code quality and maintainability.

 Test Strategy and Planning:

  • Develop and maintain a comprehensive test strategy that aligns with project goals.
  • Plan test cycles, including regression, integration, and performance testing.
  • Identify risks and mitigation strategies related to testing.


  • Define automation frameworks and guidelines for API and application testing.
  • Evaluate and select appropriate automation tools (e.g., Selenium, JUnit, TestNG).
  • Ensure test scripts are maintainable, reusable, and scalable.
  • Experience in automation testing using Java.

Documentation and Reporting:

  • Document test plans, test cases, and test results.
  • Provide clear defect reports with steps to reproduce.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to improve overall product quality.

We Offer:

  • US and EU projects based on advanced technologies.
  • Competitive compensation based on skills and experience.
  • Annual performance appraisals.
  • Flexibility in workspace, either remote or in our welcoming office. 
  • Comprehensive medical insurance after one month.
  • MultiSport card with access to 2500 sports facilities all over Poland.
  • Bonuses for recommendations of new employees.
  • Bonuses for article writing, public talks, other activities.
  • 15 vacation days, 10 national holidays, sick leaves, family days off.
  • Educational activities reimbursement on the monthly basis.
  • Free webinars, meetups and conferences organized by Svitla.
  • Gifts for anniversaries, New Year and other holidays.
  • Fun corporate celebrations and activities.
  • Awesome team, friendly and supportive community!

About Svitla:

Svitla Systems is a global trusted IT solutions company headquartered in California, with business and development offices throughout the US, Latin America, Europe, and Asia. Svitla is an outspoken advocate of workplace flexibility, best known for its well-established remote culture, individual approach to our teammate’s professional and personal growth, and family-like environment.

Since 2003, Svitla has served a wide range of clients, from innovative start-ups in California to mega-large corporations such as Ingenico, Amplience, InvoiceASAP and Global Citizen. At Svitla, developers work with clients’ teams directly, building lasting and successful partnerships, as a result of seamless integration with on-site processes. 

Svitla Systems’ global mission is to build a business that contributes to the well-being of our partners, personnel and their families, improves our communities, and makes a lasting difference in the world. Join us!

If you are interested in our vacancy, please send your CV. We will be happy to see you in our friendly team :)

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