Senior Software QA Engineer, Cyprus - Limassol

Tech
Ref: 531 Date Posted: Friday 20 Jan 2023
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Our client is passionate about technology and innovation, and does it through teamwork, transparency, and respect for their people and their customers!

They are interested in meeting professionals who share the same passion as they do and wish to be part of a truly great team of technologists. They offer amazing career opportunities that enable you to learn and further develop your skills while building a state-of-the-art, Microservices-based, multi-tenant SaaS platform, running on the Cloud! 

We are looking for a QA Engineer within their Site Reliability Engineering Team. For us, an SRE is a more proactive form of traditional quality assurance (QA). In the SRE team, they aim to apply a software engineering approach to the QA environment. As a Senior QA Engineer, you will ensure the highest level of quality for the software product while being responsible for developing tools and processes that automate testing tasks to the max possible extent. 

You will work closely with other team members to help discover and eliminate problems. Moreover, you will provide 2nd level of support for the production environment.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Be part of a product team
  • Create test specifications, test plans and test execution plans based on functional and non-functional requirements
  • Execute and optimize test procedures and/ or scripts either automated (aim for full automation) or manually 
  • Track and report on the test execution in a timely manner with attention given to achieving a high level of quality.
  • Gather and document the outcome of test executions and all information needed to support ongoing measurements and reporting on risks, defects, tests, and coverage.
  • Perform full analysis to determine the root cause of bugs, failures and discrepancies
  • Evaluation and communication of test results, success criteria and test coverage
  • Perform load, scalability and performance tests
  • Regression testing 
  • Production and test environments health monitoring
  • Usability and user experience (UX) testing
  • Cross-browser compatibility testing
  • Propose Agile test methods within the best practices in their development processes
  • Provide 2nd level of support and bug fixing as a member of the Site Reliability team
  • Obtain and report quality metrics and KPIs
  • Support Junior/Med level QA engineers

Essential Requirements:

  • University Degree in Computer Science or equivalent
  • Fluency in the English language is essential
  • Best practices in QA
  • Highest level of quality awareness and solid knowledge regarding test procedures in the software development process
  • Experience with automated testing tools and frameworks such as Selenium, Cucumber, SpecFlow, Chimpy, Ginger etc
  • Experience in the context of Agile software development and appropriate test methods
  • Solution-oriented, service-based and customer-oriented approach to all tasks
  • Aiming for a high level of automation in all processes
  • Experience in operational work (business applications administration & maintenance, help desk, problem management)
  • Excellent communication skills 
  • String team player
  • Proactive with a ‘Can do’ attitude
  • Eager to learn
  • Flexibility in traveling abroad as and when required

Preferred skills and experience (not mandatory):

  • Fluency in the German language will be considered an advantage.
  • Experience as a test engineer in the context of .NET C#, JavaScript and Android
  • Experience with a B2B SaaS multitenant platform
  • Experience in the continuous delivery process 
  • Experience in integrating automated tests in the build/delivery chain
  • Experience with MS SQL / MongoDB

The successful candidate will become a member of a high-caliber multinational team of technologists and an established Company that is growing fast. 

An attractive remuneration package will be offered to the successful candidate, including a Company covered health insurance, Provident Fund, gym membership, flexible working conditions and other benefits.

All job applications will be treated with strict confidentiality.
 
To find out more or to apply, please forward your CV to Terri Neofitou, email: terri.neofitou@emeraldzebra.cy