Posted: 11th January 2019

Senior QA (Manual and Automation)

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Dalia Research 

Kreuzberg, Berlin. Germany

We are looking for a Senior QA Engineer to work across our QA, Product, Engineering and Operations teams to develop a cutting-edge testing ecosystem. It would be great of this person also has experience as a mentor to other QA's, we love knowledge sharing here! 

The journey that awaits you:

  • You will have a one of a kind opportunity to set the building blocks of one of the world’s most powerful engines for consumer and public opinion research, reaching millions of people around the world.
  • As an ambassador of our platform’s quality, you will be at the forefront of innovation as we revolutionize the insights industry.
  • You will be working with a state-of-the-art microservices architecture and technical environment consisting of Ruby and Rails, Sinatra, MySQL, MongoDB, Redis, Javascript, React, Redux, and AWS.

Your challenge:

  • Refine and monitor all QA activities, test results, leaked defects, and root cause analysis, whilst identifying and implementing corrective measures for areas that require improvement.
  • Implement scalable automation testing strategies for core platform functionalities and work cross-functionally to uncover, document and follow up on bugs detected internally and reported by users.
  • Whilst playing a key role in the agile scrum process, you will vocalise consequences and side-effects of any proposed changes, and propose solutions to mitigate or eliminate them.
  • Ensure that the development teams adhere to the principles, guidelines and best practices that you will outline in the QA Strategy alongside the VP of Engineering.

Your profile includes:

  • 4+ years of Software QA experience.
  • Track record in a high-impact QA role for web-based technologies with proven ability to deliver on all aspects of manual and automation testing of frontend and backend functionalities.
  • Proven knowledge of the web technologies stack. You have practical experience working with web services and RESTful APIs.
  • Proven experience in programming automated tests.
  • Strong attention to detail and relentless focus on 100% accuracy, combined with an obsession for errorless and perfectly presented documentation.
  • Exceptional analytical thinking and reasoning capability with a highly logical and systematic approach to planning and organising your daily work.