Principal Software Development Engineer in Test (online recruitment process) at Lionbridge

Lionbridge is seeking a Principal Software Development Engineer in Test to join our fast-growing SDET team. The ideal candidate will have a solid knowledge and professional experience in games test automation and test framework design and development, great interpersonal skills and proficiency in algorithms and data structures.


  • Design and implementation of enterprise solutions for test automation;
  • Design, implementation and maintenance of test frameworks and tools;
  • Lead initiatives in the design, development, configuration and maintenance of software testing and automation system;
  • Implement systems and processes to refine efficiency of automated testing solutions;
  • Work in partnership with Client’s internal QA and Dev teams;
  • Implementing and executing automation for test cases using existing frameworks;
  • Instrumenting product code to improve its testability;
  • Identifying test cases eligible for automation;
  • Investigating and reporting on product issues discovered by automation;
  • Remain current on software testing best practices and industry trends;
  • Monitor software to detect and root cause code errors;
  • Maintaining test documentation;
  • Mentoring SDETs.


  • Experience with Unreal-based test automation for multiplayer games;
  • Experience architecting an extensible BVT system – to be able to develop the strategy for the tooling, as well as the roadmap and associated internal costing;
  • Ability to communicate effectively and diplomatically (written/verbal) with Client’s studio members;
  • Ability to self-motivate and self-manage;
  • Expert knowledge of either C#/C++, proficiency in both;
  • Advanced knowledge of Python/similar scripting language;
  • Bachelors' degree or equivalent, preferably Computer Science.

Highly appeciated assets:

  • Exposure to, or a working understanding of Unreal’s Gauntlet Automation Framework;
  • Genre expertise or knowledge around action/strategy games.

We offer:

  • Flexible type of contract (work contract with employee benefits package including private medical care, sport card and holiday allowance or B2B contract);
    Flexible working hours aligned with Client's requirements with ability to work partly from home;
  • Professional development opportunities in a multi-cultural environment - Lionbridge has offices in over 20 countries and many of these offices work collaboratively on projects, exposing our employees to a wide range of cultures and work styles;
  • Possible travel opportunities;
  • Office near city rail, car and bike parking.

We kindly inform that Lionbridge reserves right to contact only selected candidates.

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