QA Engineer

  • Full time
  • Prague
  • Posted 3 weeks ago

What challenge awaits you?

As the QA Engineer in the Engineering team, you will take care of the quality of our product. Our engineering teams are collocated around some business features and sub-domains of our complex product. Therefore we want to empower the team with a dedicated QA Engineer who will entirely focus on this area and help us adopt the principle of continuous testing.

You will be responsible for managing test scenarios and test suites, executing them, and finding ways to automate them. You will influence the QA strategy for the team by defining best practices and quality gates. 

We are building teams with a product mindset, so every member needs to care about quality. We need someone who will help us accelerate this and have QA in mind and heart. You will show our software engineers the importance and beauty of quality assurance and test automation, and they will help you deal with complex technical challenges. 

Your salary starts from  2200€ per month  with stock options and other benefits included. Working in one of our  Central Europe offices or from home  on a  full-time basis.

Your job will be to:

  • Working within the team to deliver projects
  • Improve QA strategy in the team
  • Maintain test scenarios and test suites
  • Cooperate with the Central QA team
  • Working within the team to deliver projects

  • Cooperate with the team during the whole project life-cycle and be responsible for assuring the quality of the delivered solution.
  • Perform manual E2E testing (UI, API) of delivered features.
  • Automate test scenarios (UI, API) and build test suites for future regression testing.
  • Improve QA strategy in the team

  • Help the team to adopt the idea of continuous testing.
  • Ensure we track, classify, and manage defects found during development or production.
  • Bring new ideas and principles (like performance API testing, contract testing, …), evaluate their benefits and adapt them to QA strategy.
  • Ensure all team members understand what testing layers we have and how they can use them during development to assure quality.
  • Maintain test scenarios and test suites

  • Make sure we do have reasonable test suites for critical features.
  • Regular monitoring and debugging of existing automated tests (UI, API).
  • Evaluation of test results, reporting possible issues and proactively improving the stability and reliability of our tests. 
  • Cooperate with the Central QA team

  • Share best practices and ideas with the Central QA team (both directions)
  • Make sure the engineering team is following the overall QA strategy.
  • Be an active member of our QA community. 
  • Your success story will be:

  • In 30 days, you will participate in projects as a QA engineer and ensure the quality of delivered solutions with help from the Central QA team.
  • In 90 days, you will manage test scenarios and test cases of main features, and you will be able to automate some of them.
  • In 180 days, you will be able to come up with ideas on how to improve QA strategy in a team. 
  • You have the following experience and qualities:

  • Professional — professional experience in Quality Assurance, including test automation
  • Personal — independence, pro-activity and can-do attitude; and fluency in English
  • Professional experience

  • You have experience with Quality Assurance in software engineering, ideally from a cross-functional team (mix of software engineers and QA engineers).
  • You can automate tests (UI or API) and ideally have some knowledge of JavaScript, Python or Go.
  • Ideally, you should be familiar with API testing (manual and automated), API performance testing, and mocking servers. 
  • Familiar with Continuous Testing, Lean, Agile, DevOps, CI/CD principles and tools like Jira and GitLab.
  • Knowledge and experience with tools like Selenium, Cypress, PostMan, K6, and LambdaTest, MockServer are also welcomed.
  • Personal qualities

  • Pro-activity during problem-solving and learning new things and principles.
  • Can-do attitude – confident and willing to deal with problems or new tasks.
  • Independence and self-organization to navigate you through ambiguous situations.
  • Fluency in English and exceptional communication skills for leading your team.
  • More things you’ll like about Bloomreach:

    Culture:

  • A great deal of freedom and trust. At Bloomreach we don’t clock in and out, and we have neither corporate rules nor long approval processes. This freedom goes hand in hand with responsibility. We are interested in results from day one. 

  • We have defined our and the 10 underlying key behaviors that we strongly believe in. We can only succeed if everyone lives these behaviors day to day. We’ve embedded them in our processes like recruitment, onboarding, feedback, personal development, performance review and internal communication. 

  • We believe in flexible working hours to accommodate your working style.

  • We work remote-first with several Bloomreach Hubs available across three continents.

  • We organize company events (summits) twice a year to experience the global spirit of the company and get excited about what’s ahead.

  • We encourage and support our employees to engage in volunteering activities – every Bloomreacher can take 5 paid days off to volunteer.
  • We have a friendly atmosphere and motivated colleagues who love what they do.

  • The elaborates on our stellar 4.5/5 rating.

  • Personal Development:

  • We have a People Development Program — participating in weekly personal development workshops on various topics run by experts from inside the company. We are continuously developing & updating competency maps for select functions.

  • Our managers are strongly encouraged to participate in the Leader Development Program to develop in the areas we consider essential for any leader. The program includes regular comprehensive feedback, consultations with a coach and follow-up check-ins.

  • Bloomreachers utilize the $1,500 professional education budget on an annual basis to purchase education products (books, courses, certifications, etc.)

  • Our resident communication coach is available to help navigate work-related communications & decision-making challenges.

  • Well-being:

  • The Employee Assistance Program — with counselors — is available for non-work-related challenges.

  • Subscription to Calm – sleep and meditation app.

  • We organize ‘DisConnect’ days where Bloomreachers globally enjoy one additional day off each quarter, allowing us to unwind together and focus on activities away from the screen with our loved ones.

  • We facilitate sports, yoga, and meditation opportunities for each other.

  • Compensation:

  • Stock options are granted depending on a team member’s role, seniority, and location.

  • Everyone gets to participate in the company’s success through the company performance bonus.

  • We offer an employee referral bonus of up to $3,000 paid out immediately after the new hire starts.

  • We celebrate work anniversaries — Bloomversaries!

  • If this position doesn’t suit you, but you know someone who might be a great fit, share it – we will be very grateful!

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