Principal / Senior QA Engineer

  • Full time
  • Prague
  • Posted 4 months ago

English (regular)
REST API (regular)
Cypress (regular)
Agile (regular)
Test Automation (advanced)
Testing (advanced)
Java (advanced)
Quality Assurance (advanced)
Are you ready to build the future of work & finance? Join and be a part of the revolution!

Who we are is the first payroll solution you won’t hate. What does this mean?

We are a group of 80+ people who are making your payroll invisible. Our AI-based technology bundled with our team, the human face of payroll, lets us make your payroll run in the background of your daily operations. We simplify the way you hire and pay people and deliver a flexible, fast and easy payroll-related solution that works the same way across multiple geographies.
What we do
We help fast-paced companies to onboard at scale and run payroll invisibly. Instead of complicated processes and Excel spreadsheets, we make payroll and onboarding simple. We answer the problems that flexible workforce/gig companies face today:

  • Help with growing the volume of employees
  • Reduce your onboarding churn
  • Speed up the onboarding process
  • Provide, error-free, automated payroll data, ready to payout (weekly and monthly)
At this role you will :
  • Drive the roadmap to continually improve QA processes and implement a strategy for quality assurance
  • Adopt best practices in test automation and implement tools
  • Identify quality assurance process bottlenecks and suggest actions for improvement
  • Review and analyze product specifications
  • Collaborate with the Product Development team to ensure test planning
  • Write and execute tests, analyse results
  • Identify key KPIs for application and process quality
  • Prepare and present reports and metrics
  • Be a clear QA voice for developers
  • Support Continuous Delivery of software through reliable process and test automation
  • Contribute by asking, learning, helping, growing
You will have a chance to work with these technologies:
  • Java spring boot, Python, Django, Flask
  • React, React.Native
  • js, ts, Node.js
  • Jest, Detox, Cypress
  • Allure, Jenkins, Nexus, Bitbucket
  • REST, Pub/Sub, Websockets
  • ELK, Sentry
  • Docker, helm, K8s
  • AWS cloud
You’ll set yourself apart if you possess:
  • A few years of experience building testing capabilities for modern and scalable software
  • Hands-on skills in test automation for containerized backend and frontend
  • Understanding of CI/CD processes and tools (Jenkins or similar)
  • Experience with at least one testing framework – jest, detox, cypress, selenium
  • Strong professional experience in integration and API testing using REST Assured
  • Ready to execute both manual and automated testing and perform analyses
  • A passion about your achievements and having an impact on what you do
  • A desire to ask probing questions and to learn from others
  • A positive attitude, high integrity, low ego
  • An excitement to contribute in a growing environment, not afraid to roll up your sleeves and to be proactive
Perks & Benefits
Work From Anywhere
While we originate from Poland, we are a remote-first, globally distributed company with team members located in 3 different continents. You have the freedom to choose where to work, and we will support you in making it a great experience.
For those who prefer office work, we have a voluntary option to relocate to Poland, and we will help you with your visa.
Our Values:
Our values at Symmetrical represent our diverse team’s core beliefs. Those are the guiding principles that help us collaborate in order to achieve common goals. They don’t just exist – they keep us going and are an integral part of the Symmetrical modus operandi. They support our vision and outline who we are. We incorporate them in every aspect of our workplace.

We are a perfect match, if you, like us, believe in: –
  • Making things happen
  • Team work
  • Positive Attitude
  • Ownership
  • Ambition

  • Competitive compensation plan;
  • Freedom to choose the type of employment agreement that you will sign with us – B2B, UoP, UZ or anything else you like;
  • Flexible working environment: remote-first processes for ultimate flexibility and ability, flexible working hours and an option to work 100% remotely, if you like;
  • Freedom to choose the location that you will work from, our offices in London, Warsaw and Toruń are open and you are more than welcome to work from there, but you can work from literally anywhere in the world, in the time that suits you most;
  • Generous Paid Time Off package: 30 days;
  • Workspace fit for you: up to PLN 2 000 / € 500 of extra funds to improve your home office set-up;
  • A computer of your choice and all necessary tools that you need to work with;
  • Training budget: up to PLN 10 000 / € 2200 per annum as we want you to grow with us;
  • Subsidy to glasses of 500 PLN / € 100
  • Do you want to improve your English language skills or perhaps learn how to speak Polish? That’s great, and we will pay for it!
  • Employee Referral Program: you will be rewarded with PLN 5 000 / € 1000 if your referral gets hired;
  • All this start-up work culture, i.e. the lack of a rigid, corporate flair, flat organisational structure, relaxed atmosphere, young and dynamic team (wink, wink) and the possibility of creating a truly revolutionary technological solution that globally changes the dimension of how the employer pays his employees 🙂
What about our recruitment process?
We can assure you that the recruitment process will be fast and smooth, we will also make sure that you will have the best Candidate Experience possible, and join us hassle-free!

What’s next:
From your side: attach CV

From our side:

stage 1: Initial Phone Screen with our Recruiter – approx. 30 min.

stage 2: Technical interview with the Hiring manager- approx. 1,5 hour

stage 3: Short final interview (Culture Fit) with the Founder – approx. 40 min

stage 4: Offer Letter 🙂
Let’s make it happen!

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