The Ideal Candidate
— 1+ year of practical web automation
— experience of working with Selenium WebDriver framework;
— strong understanding of working client-server applications;
— clear understanding of software development lifecycle, and process for quality assurance;
— 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);
— UX testing approach and understanding;
— experience in test result evaluation, reporting, and metrics;
— ability to deal with multiple projects;
— English Upper-Intermediate.
— experience with performance and/or security testing.
What Balance Means to Us
— a modern office, comfortable work environment, and the best available tools;
— business trips to Europe/US;
— 20 working days of vacation;
— medical insurance;
— sick leave (up to 20 days a year);
— unpaid leave (up to 20 days a year);
— paid days off (2 days);
— private entrepreneur leave (2 days);
— ability to work from home;
— professional internal/external trainings;
— professional certifications coverage — 100%;
— English classes;
— sport hobbies compensation;
— ability to participate in Global Valtech R&D initiatives (AR/VR projects and IoT projects).
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. If to be more specific, you will:
— Review requirements specifications and technical design documents to provide timely and meaningful feedback;
— Create detailed, comprehensive and well-structured test plans and test cases;
— Estimate, prioritize, plan, and coordinate testing activities;
— Regression, Functional, Exploratory, UI, Integration, Performance testing;
— Work in a QA team to analyze business requirements, report and verify bugs’ to guarantee the quality of the developed ecommerce solutions;
— Manage testing environment;
— Provide support to junior team members;
— Run and Maintain Test Automation Scripts for regression testing;
— Lead and facilitate testing;
— Provide updates to the task estimates and status of assigned tasks.
As a consultant and as a binding part between developers and our clients you are expected to develop expertise both in technology and the means to communicate complex concepts and rationale to non-techies. We’ll encourage and support this with frequent opportunities to share ideas internally. We also have consultants frequently deliver at regional, national and global conferences.
We are looking for an QA Manual/Automation Consultant to join our growing global team in Netherlands.
Numerous ongoing and new projects — ranging from enterprise content solutions, mobile apps, data services to experience driven enterprise e-commerce, user experience and marketing. Global opportunities to work with different industry verticals: retail & luxury, financial, healthcare, travel & hospitality, automotive, media & entertainment.