Open Position -

Automation QA Engineer

REF. NO:
NUK-QA

THE ROLE:

  • You’ll be an important part of a team delivering quality software. This could lead to a more senior role requiring you to show autonomy, initiative and good judgement
  • You will help define, implement and continuously improve a testing strategy, aiming to automate as much as possible
  • You’ll work in an agile environment with product teams and business analysts to ensure that tickets are clearly understood and are testable
  • You’ll collaborate with your peers across QA, engineering and other disciplines both in Sofia and in London to advocate a test-driven development approach and evangelise the importance of quality.

YOUR CONTRIBUTION TO SOMETHING BIG:

  • You’re a seasoned QA professional who can make right judgment calls based on a sound knowledge of the testing pyramid and best practices
  • Your experience has covered the breadth of testing, including APIs, microservices, UI, load, performance, security, and perhaps contract testing
  • Maybe you have previously written performance tests for high traffic websites and understand its impact on improving SEO
  • We love knowledge sharing, so ideally you’ll feel comfortable presenting to internal teams as well as external Meetups, representing the QA work at News UK.

OUR IDEAL TEAMMATE HAS/IS:

  • A solid understanding of testing methodologies, principles and tools
  • A collaborative and engaging approach to team-driven outcomes
  • You are familiar with shell scripting, AWS and Docker and know how to create a test automation framework from scratch
  • We love knowledge sharing, so ideally you’ll feel comfortable presenting to internal teams as well as external Meetups, representing the QA work at News UK
  • You have a good understanding of CI/CD pipelines such as CircleCI and can integrate tests as code
  • A willingness to broaden your knowledge of testing by learning new skills, tools and approaches

BROWNIE POINTS:

  • You can write JavaScript and TypeScript, test GraphQL applications (including Apollo), have experience of JavaScript based frameworks (e.g. Cypress, Jest, Mocha, PactJS), an understanding of visual testing frameworks (e.g. BackstopJs and Applitools) and React Storybook

OUR OFFER:

  • 25 Days Paid Leave
  • Supplemental Health & Dental Care
  • Competitive Remuneration Package
  • Exceptional Social Package & Special Discounts
  • Innovative & Agile Teams
  • Challenging Projects & Leading-edge Technologies
  • Friendly & Supportive Atmosphere
  • Socially Responsible Company
  • Tech & Soft Skills Training
  • Team Bonding Events
  • Fruity Afternoons & Beer Thursdays
  • Excellent Office Location & Facilities
  • А wonderful terrace with a mountain view
  • Relaxing & Gaming Areas
  • Free Bike Parking & Shower