Development

Jun 2nd 2018


Senior QA Engineer 

The team at Kodify is looking for a talented QA Engineer to join our remote team and bring new dynamic on board. This specific role is open to remote candidates based in Europe (a must for us). With you on board, we're looking to expand our QA team to support 17 developers and 4 devops working across multiple European locations, and take our projects to a whole new level.

You will help design and deliver QA Best Practices and automated testing to our applications.  Working closely with the QA Lead, and other technical teams to ensure the quality of our code base is constantly improved. Your collaboration with the team will be key to ensuring that their methods and tools are correctly chosen and implemented to ensure best practices are maintained throughout the application's life-cycle.

Key responsibilities:

  • Design and documentation of test cases and plans.

  • Develop high-quality test automation software

  • Identifying and recording of bugs, and verifying fixes

  • Assisting development team by reproducing issues

  • Tracking and improving test coverage

Must have:

  • 4+ years of experience in automated QA

  • Significant experience of NodeJS and Javascript (and related technologies)

  • Deep understanding of NodeJS based test automation tools (e.g Protractor, Webdriver.io, Testcafe, Nightwatch.js, Mocha, Chai and Jest)

  • Solid understanding of testing API's and web services

  • Experience in the creation of Sandbox environments for testing

  • Implemented Stress Testing as part of a deployment strategy

  • Worked with frontend performance testing using tools such as Lighthouse.js

  • Deep understanding of Jenkins CI, and related tools

  • Excellent git(hub) knowledge

  • Skills in debugging issues, and providing developers with significant feedback on failed tests

  • Great communication skills

  • Understand Cost vs Risk in testing strategy

  • A real passion for QA

Bonus points:

  • Experience working remotely and with remote teams

  • Knowledge and experience in JIRA

  • Experience working in an Agile/Scrum development process

  • Have worked in a high traffic / no-cache environment

  • Understanding of Microservices Architecture

  • AWS, Kubernetes & Docker knowledge

  • Security Testing

  • React skills

About you:

  • You're a real team player. You love to help and find solutions together.

  • Your sense of humour will bring a new dynamic to the team - you love to have fun while you work!

  • You can think on your feet and adapt well to fast-changing environments and priorities.

  • You love analysing data. You're a complexity thinker and a real problem solver.

  • You're flexible and available when needed. You understand emergency calls can be part of the job and are aware of the challenges supporting a 24/7 environment.

  • You stay updated on industry developments and strive to improve our platform with innovative solutions

  • You are passionate about software development & quality

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