Automation QA

Sofia, Bulgaria

Full time

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Job description

Product Company in the Gaming/ Gambling indusrty is actively looking for Automation QA (mid lvl to senior)

Overview of the Role – QA Automation Engineer

The candidate should be self-motivated, creative and proactive, to work successfully in a fast-paced environment including multiple platforms and diverse technologies. The individual will work closely with manual and automated testers, developers, project managers, and other stakeholders throughout the Software Development Life Cycle, identifying use cases and creating associated automated test scripts, executing test iterations, tracking / reporting results, troubleshooting and coordinating defect resolution.

The individual should have an understanding of Software Development Life Cycle processes and the QA lifecycle and methodology.

Excellent written and spoken English is critical as you will be required to communicate with colleagues, line managers and occasionally large multinational clients.

 

Duties & key areas of responsibilities

 

  • Reporting into Java Lead
  • Define test plans and test strategy
  • Working within the team, follow test policies and strategies for testing
  • Working with stakeholders to identify use cases to be translated into automated test scripts
  • Collaborate with developers to ensure that completed user stories satisfy all the acceptance criteria and edge cases
  • Support the team in understanding test estimates for planning, and provide metrics analysis and report on the quality of product being produced
  • Collaborate with developers and project managers notifying them of defects discovered.
  • Mentor team in automation technologies and best practice.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Key requirements

Key Qualifications, Experience and Attributes

 

The ideal candidate must be enthusiastic about their job. They must also have the following qualities:

 

  • Strong working experience with Selenium and Java based automation testing tools like Cucumber JVM or JBehave
  • Fully versed in different types of manual testing, including documentation of Test Reports, Test cases, Conditional matrices and black-box & white-box test techniques.
  • Strong knowledge of software testing methodologies
  • Experience with BDD methodology and Gherkin Language
  • Experience of testing applications using SQL databases
  • Experience testing mobile applications for IOS / Android etc.
  • Experience working in an Agile environment
  • Experience using issue tracking systems (i.e. JIRA)
  • A basic understanding of HTTP and Web Services
  • Acute attention to detail
  • Good knowledge of different phases of test life cycle
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong logical / analytical skills
  • Ability to work in a team as well as independently
  • Able to prioritise according to client and commercial needs
  • Experience within the online gambling gaming industry (Preferred)
  • ISEB/ISTQB certificate in software testing (Preferred)
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Other details:

Location: Sofia

Employment: Full time