We are looking for a Manual QA Consultant to join our growing global team. Numerous ongoing and new projects – ranging from enterprise content solutions, mobile apps, and data services to experience-driven enterprise e-commerce, user experience, and marketing.
In each phase of the process, you pay attention to the stability, usability, continuity, performance, and design of the platform. You do this with different QA techniques, tools, and test scenarios. The right tool depends on the chosen test approach or goal.
The Ideal Candidate
— 2+ years of experience in QA within commercial projects, especially with the manual testing of web-based applications and e-commerce solutions;
— experience with the creation/maintenance of test documentation;
— knowledge of HTML, CSS, and XML;
— strong understanding of working client-server applications;
— a clear understanding of the software development lifecycle, including the quality assurance process;
— experience in working with requirements;
— strong knowledge of software QA methodologies, processes, and tools;
— experience in Jira, Zephyr/Test Rail, and Confluence systems;
— Agile / Scrum experience;
— basic experience with version control systems (CVS / SVN / GIT);
— understanding of the UX testing approach;
— understanding of bug source FE, BE;
— tracking and resolving issues after UAT, acceptance criteria: Bug and CR;
— experience with evaluating test results, reporting, and metrics;
— the ability to deal with multiple projects;
— excellent spoken and written English.
— experience working with Selenium WebDriver frameworks;
— using browser tools and add-ons to verify CSS and JS code;
— experience in several types of non-functional testing;
— experience with performance and/or security testing.
You will work in multidisciplinary teams on websites and platforms for our global clients. You will use all sorts of techniques, tools, and test cases, depending on the chosen test approach and goal: end-to-end testing, integration testing, regression testing, exploratory testing, etc. Finally, you will get involved in new projects in which you will give advice, and set up the approach to QA for the project on your own or in cooperation with your other QA colleagues.
As a consultant and as a binding part between developers and our clients, you are expected to develop expertise both in technology and in communicating complex concepts and rationale to non-techies. We’ll encourage and support this with frequent opportunities to share ideas internally. We also have consultants who frequently deliver at regional, national and global conferences.
What Balance Means to Us
— 20 working days of vacation;
— sick leave (up to 20 days a year);
— unpaid leave (up to 20 days a year);
— exceptional days off (2 days);
— private entrepreneur leave (2 days).