Senior Quality Assurance Engineer

  • Tradeshift
  • Bucharest, Romania
  • Oct 25, 2017
Full time Developer

Job Description

Tradeshift is looking for a Senior Quality Assurance Engineer to join our team in Bucharest. Do you want to be a part of a global and energetic startup with a product spanning 190 countries? Tradeshift is disrupting the enterprise software space in a big way.   By connecting companies of all sizes and providing them with the platform, network and tools needed to develop apps, communicate in real-time and create value from old processes like invoicing, procurement, payments and workflow, Tradeshift is redefining an enterprise space that has seen little change in many years. We recognize that business is messy and business is social. Understanding these two facts drives the development of Tradeshift - a platform for all your business interactions.     Tradeshift has a strong engineering culture focused on agile development methodologies, including strong commitment to agile practices of automated testing and continuous integration.     Quality Assurance Team Quality Assurance roles are a recent addition to the Tradeshift DNA, and we are rolling out a context-driven approach, based on the principles of Rapid Software Testing. This role, is for someone interested in elevating the level of product quality end-to-end. That entails both scripting (component tests, contract tests and automated regression tests, non-functional tests etc.) and occasionally executing manual tests across our platform. Our vision is to deliver a high-quality enterprise Platform As a Service (PaaS) to our customers, and a QA Engineer is integral in that effort. You will assist in the rollout of several QA initiatives in the organization and across the software life cycle. You should also be comfortable working under pressure while simultaneously thriving in a work environment where proactiveness and constructive input is highly appreciated and rewarded. The right candidate is someone who absolutely loves testing complex software products, improving quality and is passionate about QA and testing as a career.      

 

What you will be doing:

    • Will work closely with engineering teams and Product Managers to refine requirements and create testing strategies
    • Perform test execution, including scripting automated tests, API tests and component-level tests, alongside developers on the teams
    • Rolling out a concise and clever strategy for cross-browser and -device testing
    • Work to automate the current backlog of manual regression tests, currently done through manual testing
    • Creating test-tools that make testing easier and more effective
    • Review Pull Requests from your peers
    • Efficient status reporting to QA management on a regular basis

About you:

    • 4+ years of experience in software testing
    • 2+ years experience in developing automated tests, test frameworks, automation and testing Design Patterns (page objects)
    • Familiar with HTML and CSS
    • Experience establishing/maintaining automated testing pipelines, including system integration (end-2-end) tests using tools such as: Selenium, Jasmine, Jenkins etc.
    • Experience with Java and/or JavaScript is a mustConceptual understanding of client-side JavaScript technologies such as: AngularJS, React, Backbone, Browserify, Grunt, Gulp, Promises etc.
    • Experience in security and performance testing  is an advantage
    • Knowledge/ Experience with monitoring tools such as Sentry, TrackJS and DataDog or equivalent tools is nice to have
    • Familiar with Agile/Scrum methodology and Jira
    • Good communication and presentation skills
    • Skilled in written and verbal English

 

Culture & Perks: Tradeshift is a very special place. What makes and keeps us special is our people and how we work together. Our culture was formed from day one when three Danes poured their heart and soul into creating a platform that could connect every business in the world. We expect each employee to approach their job at Tradeshift with the same amount of pride and passion and embody the Tradeshift culture that makes us the best company in history.   At the center of Tradeshift’s values is the belief that the single most important thing we do is continue to hire the best people and create a workplace where they can thrive. To reward our employees for the great work they’re doing we offer a number of perks and benefits, including: •   Ambitious international startup •   An agile environment in Bucharest, Romania •   A highly skilled international team that is working on a global product from a strong strategic vision •   Competitive compensation package •   Career and professional development opportunities (workshops, trainings etc.) •   Trips to design-camps for working with and learning from professionals in other countries •   Flexible working hours/ vacation policy •   Company laptop •   Medical Insurance •   Meal tickets of 15 lei value for each working day •   Fresh fruits every Wednesday •   Free drinks & snacks •   Safe outdoor bike parking spot •   Access to Bookster •   Friendly and relaxed working atmosphere •   Relaxing spots, games - ping pong, board games •   Company events like Team Camps, Hackathons, Field Days, Welcome Breakfast, Happy Hours, Birthdays Celebrations etc.