InterContinental Recruiting
Senior QA Automation Engineer

Senior QA Automation Engineer

Sofia full-time

Job Description

Our client is looking for passionate QA Engineers who care about software excellence – to join a new team developing a web-based video recruitment platform. People who are mindful of latest technology trends and tools, and have a sharp sense of how to adopt the most appropriate technology to develop solutions that delight their clients.

They champion best engineering practices and love learning new skills, so finding people who have the same mind-set is key to their business model. Our client is a company that lives in a world where the individuals are looked after first and then those people who make up the community that we share, and then finally, (but with the same passion) our beloved successful clients.

Whilst their QA Engineer positions require significant experience and the ability to shape a new client engagement, their flat organisational structure means you’ll be someone who is unconcerned with titles and hierarchy. They like to think that you will be evangelical when actively coaching other team members and providing sure-fire technical leadership.

This is an opportunity to work on exciting projects in a fast-moving international environment, developing innovative mobile products for a variety of prestigious and dynamic clients. Based in their Sofia office you will be working alongside a team of passionate technologists to create amazing software.

You’ll be keen to speak to real users, understand their requirements and develop awesome solutions
Implementing new tests is where you love to get stuck in and show what you are made of
Designing and executing automated tests will be part of a great skillset you bring to the Xoomworks test community
Being able to design, build and implement testing that will ensure the stability of our web product, video sharing technology with potentially thousands of users
Responsible for developing and applying quality standards for the developed software
Quality control for all software aspects: functional, system and integration testing
Analyzes reports and recommends corrective actions, analyzes defects and works along with the development team in order to fix them and increase the quality of the product
What really excites you is problem solving and delivering innovative technology
You take “attention to detail” to a whole new level
Mentoring, coaching and leading is something you feel brings its own rewards.

Your Skills
At least 3 years of Software Testing experience
Bachelor’s degree, preferably in Computer Science or related field
Able to analyze and cover complex test scenarios (frontend/backend functionality)
Proven experience writing test cases, test plans, and test scripts
Experience with Java or another object-oriented programming language
Good knowledge of Selenium
Knowledge and experience working with testing tools
Strong communication and client-facing skills
Good written and spoken English
Even better stuff you might have
Exposure to an enterprise environment bound by ITIL, SOX &/or PCI controls
Java memory management, GC tuning and the ability to read Java thread dumps
Knowledge of load balancing technologies, Citrix Netscalers a bonus
Knowledge of JMX and other java administration processes
Understanding of b2b application topologies utilizing XML
Experience supporting noSQL data stores.
Experience with performance tuning and tools to support it
An understanding of security fundamentals as they pertain to ecommerce application environments.
A knowledge of agile development methodologies, notably Scrum, able to write accurate user stories
Excellent interpersonal skills, ability to work with diverse personality types

What they will put on the table:
Competitive salary
Employee private medical cover
Life insurance
Gym subscription
Pension contribution
Flexible working hours
Working from home policy
Comprehensive training and development

Their core technologies are:
Microsoft .NET
Mobile (iOS, Android)
Databases (Oracle, SQL, MySQL)
Web development
End-to-end QA and Testing

If you are interested, please send your CV in English.

All applications will be treated in strict confidentiality. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted for an interview. InterContinental Recruiting Ltd. Recruitment license from National Agency of Employment No 2087 / 22.07.2016.