Quality Assurance Engineer

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Quality Assurance Engineer

Job description

At Xfive, we value lasting relationships with socially responsible businesses and organizations. Our mission is to help them achieve their online goals by building human-centered digital experiences.

Our ambition is to make these experiences as flawless as possible, and that’s why we are looking for you - a talented Quality Assurance Engineer with at least three years of experience.

This position is a full-time employment position. You will join our core team in Kraków’s office located in the heart of the Kazimierz district. Hybrid or remote work is also available.

What we offer

  • Several types of cooperation are available. You can choose from an hourly rate, flat fee, hourly rate with a guaranteed number of hours, and various perks and benefits
  • The salary range from $2500/3000 up to $4500/5000 (mid-level/senior) depending on cooperation type and the number of benefits included (fewer benefits, higher salary)
  • Working hours that best fit your schedule and the possibility to work from the comfort of your own home
  • You will work on exciting projects for international clients
  • You will get support for learning new skills and acquiring professional certifications
  • You will have a lot of autonomy in improving our QA processes

Requirements

General skills

  • Good verbal and written English communication skills
  • Outstanding attention to detail
  • Organizational and time management skills
  • Analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Good interpersonal skills and ability to collaborate in cross-functional teams consisting of product managers, designers, and developers
  • Proactiveness and creativity

Quality Assurance Skills

You should have:

  • Perfect understanding of modern testing methods like:
    • Requirements testings
    • Smoke testing
    • Functional testing, manual or automated
    • Exploratory testing
    • Compatibility testing
    • Performance testing
    • Regression testing
    • Usability testing
    • Security testing
    • SEO testing
    • Accessibility testing
  • Practical experience with testing web applications and websites with most of the above methods
  • Understanding of the basic principles of web development (front-end, back-end)
  • Familiarity with various tools used for testing and bug tracking (Google Lighthouse, Browserstack, Jira, etc.)
  • Understanding of modern product development workflows and methodologies like Agile
  • A developed sense for a good UX/UI that allows you to suggest improvements in the digital products

Bonus if you have:

We’d like to improve our QA processes. That’s why you should ideally have skills and experience that allow you to suggest improvements in a situation when a company works on a variety of digital products for different clients. (As opposed to the position where it only works on one digital product.)

  • Experience with creating automated testing procedures, knowledge of tools like Selenium
  • Experience with visual regression testing, familiarity with tools like Percy, Chromatic
  • Experience with writing documentation
  • Ability to explore better design/development workflows
  • Relevant ISTQB® certification