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Quality Assurance Automation Academy: Mentoring Program

Eager to Sharpen Your Engineering Skills?

Are you a Junior or Middle Java Tester? Then Quality Assurance Automation Academy is the right place for you! It is a unique opportunity to develop your Java and testing skills under the guidance of an excellent coach.


The EPAM QAA Academy Mentoring Program is an in-house organized training that allows you to learn Java language and libraries and testing - approaches, libraries and skills - at your own pace, with a mentor's help available in case you get stuck. Be warned: learning will be hands-on! 

This program is an excellent opportunity to sharpen the knowledge and skills a professional Software Test Automation Engineer needs in their day-to-day work.


We offer a structured, full-time three-month training program

We seek ambitious learners who are looking to grow their skills

We welcome a diversity of backgrounds, experiences and perspectives

QAA ACADEMY Candidate Requirements

  • Basic knowledge of Java and testing
  • English level – B2+ (spoken and written)
  • Full-time, in-person availability (40 hours per week)
  • Commercial experience in IT development projects
  • Programming tools

Candidate Selection Process

  • Complete an online test (90 minutes; you will have three working days to complete this test)
  • Technical interview
  • General, in-person interview with recruiter – for select candidates only


  • Introductory lectures
  • Solo coding tasks
  • Testing
  • Coding project
  • Introduction to network, protocols and infrastructure
  • A final, solo project

Select candidates will be hired at EPAM as Software Test Automation Engineer on a full-time employment contract. Salary will be based on your experience and technical evaluation results. You will also be paid during the training period.

As an EPAM Software Test Automation Engineer, you will have the opportunity to interact with skilled engineers worldwide, get acquainted with various industries and domains and work with modern technologies.

EPAMers in Krakow focus on delivering reliable, scalable and flexible components to the IT landscape, and integrate these technologies with existing systems, emphasize online processing and leverage the synergies for several industries, including:

  • Financial Services
  • Business Info & Media
  • Retail & Distribution
  • Software & Hi-Tech
  • Travel & Hospitality
  • Life Sciences & Healthcare
  • Energy & Utilities
  • Manufacturing & Automotive
  • Insurance

QAA Academy Mentor

Tomasz is a coder from Poland. You could say coding is in his DNA, as both of his parents are also coders. He strives to learn something new every day.

Proud of: and

Co-lead: SCKRK, Polish JUG, Lambda Lounge Kraków

Tomasz Borek

Lead Training & Development Specialist


If you have any questions, feel free to contact us!