If you love finding and fixing bugs in programming and coding, you could be suited to a career in software QA and testing.
As a QA Automation Engineer , you are involved in the quality assurance stage of software development and deployment. You'll conduct automated and manual tests to ensure the software created by developers is fit for purpose.
Software testing involves the analysis of software, and systems, to avert risk and prevent software issues.
Ultimately QA Automation Engineers are employed to find bugs and issues within a product before it gets deployed to everyday users.
You will need to be, or become, familiar with OpenBet’s terminology, technology stack, programming and using coding languages.
Responsibilities of a QA Automation Engineer within OpenBet :
Meeting with system users to understand the scope of projects and identify business requirements
Working with software engineers to design, create, enhance tests to mitigate risk
Running manual and automated tests
Writing and executing test scripts
Testing in different environments including web and mobile
Writing / generating of bug reports
Monitoring applications and software systems
Functional, Smoke, Regression and Exploratory testing
Stress, performance, scalability testing nice to have
Providing objective feedback to software development teams
presenting findings to software development and business user teams
If you are the right Automation Test Engineer for us you will be able to demonstrate :
Website testing - Ability to wear visitor’s hat
Backoffice testing - Ability to wear operator’s hat
Cross browser and device testing
User Experience testing would be beneficial
BDD / TDD practices
Basic coding skills would be a differentiator
Mocha / Unit Testing
It would also be great to see these soft skills as well :
An interest in quality processes and a proactive attitude to improvement, automation and efficiency
A good understanding of the software development process
A good understanding of the business approach
Good writing skills, good communication and consultancy skills
The ability to work in a team and as an individual
Understanding the importance of defect prevention
Pro-active, understanding the importance of delivering releases on particular dates
Provide control and visibility of work in progress
Communication skills, especially peer to peer
Good judgment skills. Being opinionated about UI / UX and make judgement if something is useful, user friendly, easy to understand and attractive
Remain tactful and diplomatic to maintain a good working relationship with the development team all the time
What can OpenBet give you?
The opportunity to interact with global teams, and where appropriate switch teams and projects to knowledge share our business continues to develop and grow, in a varied and challenging role
Tangible career development, where you can take your career where you want it to go!
Exposure to real world and business critical projects & the chance to develop some of the world’s leading e-commerce sportsbooks whilst working with various clients and seeing lots of code!
And if that’s not enough ; you will get to enjoy amazing benefits , a stunning work location and flexible working whilst we provide you with the guidance and development skills you need to progress quickly and enhance your career .