1. Python scripting experience. Must have worked on python in at-least past 1 year.
2. Test Framework Development experience. ( No matter which technology used to develop framework)
3. Knowledge of mobile testing
4. Good Understanding of RDBMS eg SQL/Oracle etc
5. Understanding of services testing and Automation
6. Basic Understanding of protocols like http, ftp and smtp (Good to have)
Added Advantage if candidate has:
1. Knowledge of Continuous Integration using Jenkins/Hudson/Cruise Control/Teamcity etc.