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QA Automation Engineer

Sofia, Bulgaria

Remote

About Mobile Wave Solutions

Mobile Wave Solutions is a fast-growing software development company in the IT sector with offices in Sofia and London. Founded in 2014, the company is successfully expanding and currently, its team consists of more than 130 professionals with rich technical expertise. Mobile Wave Solutions works with its customers to deliver on all aspects of the software development lifecycle - from project management and business analysis, to development, testing (QA) and support.

Job Description

The development team is responsible for the implementation of the next generation of an online platform for a big international company, a worldwide leader in its business area. The platform is based on microservices architecture and offers unparalleled levels of performance and scalability. As part of the team, you will work with a variety of software and database technologies, and gain valuable experience implementing highly available, high transaction systems.

We are seeking an experienced QA Automation Engineer to lead efforts in the Automation testing of the newly implemented features in the platform.

The team works within an Agile Scrum framework, with a Sprint cycle of two weeks and is tasked with producing new enhancements and fixes within every Sprint cycle. As a QA Automation Engineer, you will be required to participate in Dev team activities, which include daily stand-ups, weekly estimation planning and bi-weekly Sprint planning.

 

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Create and maintain scalable and robust Test Automation Framework
  • Design and implement API & Backend Services Automation tests
  • Integrate Test Automation into the CI / CD pipeline
  • Develop mocks/stubs to facilitate integration testing
  • Set-up and maintain testing environments
  • Solve testing technical challenges
  • Defect and issue tracking management with tools such as JIRA
  • Mentor and share the tools and frameworks you create with the wider development and quality engineering team
  • Help drive best practices and processes across the team

Required skills

  • At least 3 years of experience with test automation
  • Experience with Gherkin/Cucumber, Selenium
  • Experience with Java programming language
  • Very good knowledge of TDD / BDD principles
  • Solid understanding of OOP and related concepts
  • Good understanding of HTTP and RESTful APIs (Postman)
  • Experience and understanding of Exploratory testing
  • Experience of working in an Agile development environment (SCRUM, Kanban)
  • Be positive, and lead by example
  • Be flexible and adaptable to the business needs
  • Excellent communication skills in English, both written and oral
  • Ability to see the overall big picture situation rather than focus on specific tasks
  • Effective collaboration with stakeholders at all levels

Advantages

  • Proven industry experience in researching and evaluating testing tools and developing solutions
  • Strong critical thinking & analysis skills 
  • Ability to determine where automation can be most optimally and effectively implemented
  • Experience with JIRA and TestRail   
  • Experience in Continuous Integration (CI) and Continuous Deployment (CD) 
  • Knowledge of Structured Query Language (SQL)

Our Benefits

  • Remote Office - Option to work remotely whenever you need to
  • Parking Space - We provide free parking spots
  • Fun Office Space -We offer a game zone and a relaxation area
  • Health Insurance - Additional private health insurance, including dental care plan
  • Holidays - Enjoy extra 5 days after your 1st and 3rd year
  • Personal Development - Company-sponsored training to further develop your skills
  • Employee Referral Programme - Receive a competitive bonus for referring a friend
  • Social Events - We love to celebrate our success together
  • Family Insurance - Add insurance to a family member
  • Free Lunch - When we are at the office
  • Multisport Card - Fully covered sports pass

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Our Benefits

  • Remote Office

    Option to work remotely whenever you need to
  • Parking Space

    We provide free parking spots
  • Fun Office Space

    We offer a game zone and a relaxation area
  • Health Insurance

    Additional health and dental care plan
  • Holidays

    Enjoy extra 5 days after your 1st and 3rd year
  • Personal Development

    Company-sponsored training to further develop your skills
  • Employee Referral Programme

    Receive a competitive bonus for referring a friend
  • Social Events

    We love to celebrate our success together
  • Family Insurance

    Add insurance to a family member
  • Free Lunch

    In the office
  • Multisport Card

    Fully covered sports pass