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Job Title:  Principal Software QA Engineering


Dallas, TX, US

Remote Options (if applicable):  Flexible remote options

Req ID: 54516

Job Family: Information Technology/Software Development


Sabre Corporation is a leading technology provider to the global travel and tourism industry. Headquartered in Southlake, Texas, USA, Sabre operates offices in approximately 60 countries around the world. At Sabre, we make travel happen. Positioned at the center of the business of travel, our platform connects people with experiences that matter in their lives. Today, Sabre is creating a new marketplace for personalized travel. It is our people who develop and deliver powerful solutions that meet the current and future needs or our airline, hotel and travel agency customers. Join our journey! 

What you will achieve

Sabre Hospitality Solutions team is seeking a highly motivated Principal Software QA Engineer for a Senior Automation Architect role.

In Hospitality Solutions our Software Engineers build large, distributed, and real-time software applications that power the leading Chains and Hotels of the world. 

As a Sr Automation Architect, you will:
•    Provide Senior Technology Leadership, collaborate with various stakeholders to define, direct and drive org wide automation goals
•    Assess current business and technical processes, create and drive enterprise-wide automation architecture/solutions and implementations across multiple applications/teams/ technology stacks/platforms
•    Implement and drive large scale automation for UI, API, and PE with large data volume
•    Drive test data management and provisioning solutions across environments
•    Architect, implement and drive automation solution integrated with CI/CD pipeline with a goal to achieve continuous automated certification/deploy across several environments
•    Define and drive enterprise-wide standards, best practices and automation strategy across several teams and business domains
•    Provide technical leadership to various QE teams to develop automation for UI, API and PE testing.
•    Ownership of driving automation solutions, rolling out modernization tools and methodologies to enhance quality across the org
•    Create and drive long term automation roadmap, recommend tools, and framework approaches. 
•    Respond competently to the challenging landscape when confronted with changes, ambiguity etc.
•    You will have a demonstrated experience in API-driven integration, software development, agile methodologies, business process and project management.
•    Debug complex software products through the use of systematic tests to develop, apply and maintain quality standards for company products. develop and execute software test plans.
•    Establish quantifiable KPIs to illustrate, track automation progress and success ROI.
•    Develop and maintain automation reporting/dashboard – consolidating test execution results from various sources
•    You are driven to automate testing at every given opportunity, voicing the benefits, stemming from a desire to reduce cost, improve accuracy and efficiency, and customer experience.


The successful candidate will have



•    You will bring 10+ years of deep automation experience that includes hands-on design, architecting, and implementing real time, large scale automation. Increasing experience in leading SDET/Automation teams.
•    Must possess a deep understanding of application stacks and current automation tools, parallelization, processes and best practices.
Experience in high volume, high throughput modern N-tier applications
•    Experience in cloud infrastructure – CI/CD pipeline and test automation for cloud-based applications. 
•    Demonstrated experience in C#,.NET, Java, Python development and building/updating custom automation frameworks. 
•    Hands on experience in:
o    Web technologies – HTTP, HTML, CSS, React, NodeJs
o    APi testing tools - SOAPUI 
o    Experience in Messaging Frameworks (MQ Series, JMS etc.)
o    Data formats (xml, json, yaml) 
o    Data stores (SQL - Oracle, NoSQL – Cassandra, Caching - Couchbase)
o    CI/CD tools – Jenkins, Maven, reporting plugins
o    Agile tools – Rally, Kanban
•    Demonstrated experience in designing and development of large-scale API automation - NUnit, Junit, Rest Assured, Spec Flow
•    Demonstrated experience in designing and development of large scale in UI automation – Selenium, Cypress, BDD frameworks such as Cucumber etc.
•    Demonstrated experience in designing and development of large automation execution results reporting 
•    Knowledge in security testing, performance testing, DevSecOps.
•    Demonstrated experience with testing in Agile/Iterative Development.
•    Strong English communication skills, written and verbal.
•    Ability to handle multiple tasks/subprojects simultaneously, organizational skills.
•    Takes initiative in handling issues that arise during testing.

•    Experience using OTA formats. 
•    Hospitality Industry experience a plus including indirect distribution and GDS.

Master’s/Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or Computer Engineering preferred


Sabre offers the following exciting benefits

•    Very competitive compensation 
•    Generous Paid Time Off (5 weeks PTO your first year!) 
•    4 days (one day/quarter) of Volunteer Time Off (VTO) 
•    We offer a comprehensive medical, dental and Wellness Program 
•    12 weeks paid parental leave 
•    An infrastructure that allows flexible working arrangements 
•    Formal and informal reward, recognition and acknowledgement programs 
•    Lots of fun and employee development events 


Reasonable Accommodation

Sabre is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodation to applicants with disabilities. Applicants applying for a Sabre position with a disability who require a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or hiring process may contact Sabre's Compliance Office at

Affirmative Action

Sabre is an equal employment opportunity/affirmative action employer and is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to minorities, females, veterans, and disabled individuals. EEO IS THE LAW


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