Open Position -

Senior Automation QA Engineer

REF. NO:
SQA

THE TEAM:

Sun Savers Engineering creates and supports the digital platform for The Sun’s loyalty scheme, Sun Savers which delivers benefits via iOS, Android and the web. We are highly collaborative, working closely with our product and business partners to deliver value to our customers. Our agile team is made up of cross-functional, autonomous engineers that are empowered to design, write, test, deploy and support their own code.

THE ROLE:

We are looking for a talented and passionate Senior Test Automation Engineer to join our team     based in Sofia, Bulgaria. You’ll be an important part of a team delivering quality software. This is a lead role requiring you to show autonomy, initiative and good judgement

  • You will аct as an Internal Consultant for the team and will share knowledge and experience in the area of best automation testing practices
  • 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

OUR IDEAL TEAMMATE HAS/IS:

  • A solid understanding of testing methodologies, principles and tools
  • A collaborative and engaging approach to team-driven outcomes
  • A willingness to broaden your knowledge of testing by learning new skills, tools and approaches
  • 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

BROWNIE POINTS:

  • You are familiar with shell scripting, AWS and Docker
  • You have a good understanding of CI/CD pipelines such as CircleCI
  • Will be an advantage as well if you have experience of JavaScript based frameworks (e.g. Cypress, Jest, Mocha, PactJS), an understanding of visual testing frameworks (e.g. BackstopJs, AyeSpy, Applitools) and React Storybook