Senior Quality Assurance Engineer

The Brief

Vaimo is focused on helping online store owners achieve online sales success. Every day more than two hundred and forty thousand online store owners sell their products and services using Magento to millions of online store visitors. Magento is indisputably the world’s fastest growing eCommerce platform. We at Vaimo have positioned ourselves as one of the top Magento solutions providers in the world and we have helped more than 400 online store owners move their business forward without compromise. Businesses turn to Vaimo for Ecommerce best practices that are as local as their nearest customer and as global as their aspiration. Simply put eCommerce at its best. For this position Vaimo is looking for a Senior Quality Assurance Engineer who can contribute to successful deliveries of eCommerce projects to our clients.

 

The role

As a Senior QA Engineer, you will be responsible for influencing and communicating our technical direction across the Engineering department. You will push us all to work smarter, embrace new technologies and deliver with confidence. Senior QA Engineer should preferably have 4 years of testing experience and at least 2 years experience with work directly with automation tests. He/She will play a key role in mentoring less experienced team members, provide training courses and make improvements to the process. We expect you to take responsibility very quickly, show enthusiasm and improve your skillset. You should also be capable of handling multiple tasks and efficiently prioritizing responsibilities, be up-to-date with latest versions, trends and breakthroughs in technology and development process; e.g. continuous integration.  

The product you will be working with is the most exciting in the field for those looking to work with professional eCommerce solutions. Magento offers already in its basic offering a very comprehensive list of functionality, providing the opportunity to work with development of real cutting-edge technology.

 

Key Responsibilities

  • Responsible for the quality of your team(s) deliveries
  • Perform testing activities on several projects, communicate with developers and project managers
  • Create and update test scripts, reports and other test documentation
  • Active participation in planning sessions, providing valuable feedback and accurate estimates for testing tasks
  • Analyse results of automation tests execution
  • Review test documentation written by other QA team members, providing feedback
  • Report and re-test defects found during automation tests execution
  • Systematically report status, progress and concerns in a proactive, consistent and accurate manner to QA Team Lead, Scrum Master and other team members
  • Working in a self-organized agile team to gain necessary input and ensure accurate and complete testing activities within each area and task 
  • Provide automation training courses for other QA team members
  • Adopting new promising technologies and tools, applying best practices to QA automation process, make recommendations to improve product reliability, performance, and quality assurance best practices and processes

 

Candidate Profile

  • 4+ years of testing experience (at least 2 years of these in automation testing of web applications)
  • Bachelor/Masters degree related to IT
  • Experience in testing Web-based applications, Web-services
  • Experience in working with Agile/Scrum methodology
  • Experience in working with web technologies (JavaScript, XPath, AJAX, Web Services)
  • Experience in working with version control systems
  • Knowledge of programming on PHP, JavaScript, HTML 


It’s a plus if you have the following skills/achievements as well:

  •  Experience with Magento
  • Solid experience in load, performance and security testing
  • Solid knowledge of different automation testing tools and more than one script languages
  • Advanced/Fluent English level
  • ISTQB Foundation Level

 

Benefits

Vaimo offers superb training and career development opportunities within a friendly and dynamic work environment. We provide employees opportunities to develop their technical skills as well their understanding for the client's businesses. You'll be part of a team delivering high quality eCommerce solutions to our clients. We also provide opportunities for an International career including traveling and competitive remuneration packages.

  • Working Hours / Duration: Full time, permanent employment
  • Location: Stockholm / Kiev
  • Salary: Fixed salary
  • Application: Send your application to tatyana.vinograd@vaimo.com along with a couple of good references