Position summary :
We are looking for highly motivated individuals having good organizational skills to work with us as a QA Automation Engineer.
At least 2 years working experience in the software industry either on automation testing or software developing is a must.
As a QA Automation Engineer part of the Authentication & Licensing Team, you will take care of assuring quality for systems in charge of the customer lifecycle and Avira products licensing that will service millions of users.
Build with Agile culture in mind, including colleagues specialized in business analysis, development, quality assurance and operations, the team implements state-
of-the-art concepts such as #noprojects, #continuousdelivery and #devops.
You will extend the functionality of the current automation framework, maintain and enhance the existing automated API tests, optimize test strategies and closely interact with the end-to-end testing team.
Plan, develop, and implement testing strategies and quality standards;
Select the automation tools that will be used on the systems under testing;
Design test cases and conduct various software tests such as functional, regression, performance & scalability for the underlying Services API functionalities, as well as integration tests;
Automate the execution of test cases and reporting to the highest possible degree, and work closely with the colleagues in the scrum team to identify, characterize and resolve software issues in the most efficient way;
Ensure the documentation and communication of the test automation design and scripts;
Report found issues through Jira tracking system, effectively follow up and communicate test results;
Actively participate in various reviews to ensure testability and overall product quality;
Company Culture :
Intellectual and friendly team environment consisting of exceedingly sharp and motivated co-workers;
Potential for upward career growth, working with new technologies, and learning new skills;
Developing exciting and challenging products focused on securing and optimizing consumer devices.
Your profile :
A strong passion for improving software quality;
Experience in software development and / or quality assurance / test automation;
Good knowledge and working experience of testing methods and testing processes;
Skilled in at least one programming or scripting language (e.g. Python, JS, Selenium, AutoIt);
Ability to understand application scalability and performance;
Ability to understand complex systems and systems interactions;
Hands on experience with API testing;
Good communication skills.
Nice to have :
Certification as an ISTQB Certified Tester or similar;
University degree in computer science or formal training in software development area;
Working experience in an Agile environment;
Familiarity with AWS cloud and microservice architectural pattern.