QA Automation Engineer


General Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Working closely with the development team to provide technical expertise and support in terms of performance and automation tests.
  • Ability to understand, analyze, evaluate and act upon business requirements forming the basis for Agile development approaches.
  • Identify components to be tested and define rapid and pragmatic fit for purpose testing in alignment with the rest of the development teams.
  • Follow best practices, promote industry standards and ensure our products are reliable with an excellent user experience.
  • Knowledge of business requirements and their impact on delivery.
  • Executes software quality assurance testing via performance and automation tools.
  • Able to operate as a Performance and Automation engineer.
  • Gather, analyze and summarize test results.
  • The role requires being available for on-call support if required.

Mandatory skills and experience:

  • At least 2-3+ years of working experience in QA working on varied types of software development projects.
  • At least 2-3+ years of experience in testing applications with Third-Party integration.
  • Experienced in using JMeter or similar tools used in performance testing.
  • Able to create load test scripts, analyze data from execution results, and create reports.
  • Background on testing SOAP and RESTful Web Services using SOAPUI or similar tools.
  • Good understanding of Selenium Web Driver and similar technology.
  • Understanding of continuous integration/delivery.

Desirable skills and experience:

  • A background in online gaming would be ideal, but we would love to hear from people who have any high transaction throughput systems knowledge and experience.
  • Experience with application load and performance testing.
  • Experience using web-based task management and resource allocation tools such as JIRA or TFS.
  • Experience with Linux will also be beneficial.
  • Experience in working with an offshore development team.
  • Basic knowledge of Java and Cucumber Gherkin.

Job Qualifications:

  • Good oral and written English communication skills
  • Ability to work in a team and works well under pressure and deadlines
  • Ability to organize and manage multiple priorities
  • Independent but collaborative, driven, assertive
  • Background in Agile Software Development using Scrum Methodology is preferred but not required.
  • Background in Online Gaming is preferred but not required
  • Full-Time position available

Required candidate level: Mid level