QA Automation Engineer

Job description

 

 

What You’ll Do

 

As our QA Automation Engineer, you’ll be the first dedicated hire to focus on automation at SnapEngage. This position will work closely with our QA lead to build the foundations for a strong Quality Assurance function in a growing engineering team.

 

In this role you will:

 

  • Help set the foundations for a successful end-to-end (/frontend) and API testing strategy.
  • Be a key part of our excellent technical team, co-located in Berlin, Germany and Boulder, Colorado by being the gatekeeper for the quality of our product.
  • Work closely with developers and product/project managers to implement QA automation and overall best practices.
  • Run manual tests where needed to ensure features are ready for launch.
  • Stay on top of and learn new technologies, such as, but not limited to Google Cloud Platform.
  • Research new technologies and methodologies and contribute ideas to improve our products, services, and workflow.
  • Be a force for good and positively contribute to the culture.

 

Requirements

 

About You

 

  • You are authorized to work in Berlin, Germany.

  • Have at least one year of automation suite experience.

  • Are a developer focused on test scripts, but understand the value of and are willing to run manual tests as well.

  • Have hands-on experience in testing tools like Selenium, Cucumber, TestNG, Postman, TestRail.

  • Are up-to-date in Automation best practices such as Page Object Model, Page Factory and other test frameworks.

  • Have experience being involved in the early stages of the development process.

  • Are not afraid of taking responsibility from day one.

  • Have excellent communication skills - the ability to exercise empathy and collaborate well with a diverse team.

 

Bonus Points

 

  • Basic programming skills

  • Basic Java skills

 

Why Work Here

 

  • Two, optional work-from-home days for the entire team: Mondays and Fridays.
  • Serious international travel opportunities, including a yearly, team retreat.
  • Company-sponsored educational and growth opportunities.
  • Open book management and a leadership team that cares.
  • Wellness, rewards, and give-back programs.
  • Weekly, in-office German class.
  • This is a mid-level position that offers a starting annual salary range of approximately €45-50,000.

 

Who We Are

 

SnapEngage is the premier, live chat solution for the web. We help our clients transform their customer engagement and drive measurable business outcomes. Born of the TechStars program, SnapEngage is self-funded, profitable, and deeply committed to providing a unique, exceptional employee and client experience, alike. With offices in Boulder, Colorado and Berlin, Germany, we pride ourselves in being a diverse, transparent, and balanced workplace.  

 

SnapEngage is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.