Automation QA Tech Lead

Remote (work from anywhere)
Engineering

iDeals is a fast-growing product company recognized as the most highly rated and customer-centric in a secure business collaboration market. With more than 700,000 users from 150,000 companies all over the world (mostly in the US and Europe). One of our products, iDeals Board, is a robust cross-platform app for managing top executive meetings in the corporate, government, education, and nonprofit segments.

We are looking for an Automation QA Tech Lead, who will build test frameworks from scratch, implement best practices in QA processes and bring expertise to the cross-functional QA team. 

Team:

The iDeals Board Engineering Department consists of 3 cross-functional agile teams led by Engineering Managers. The product is growing rapidly and we plan to increase the number of teams to 6 by the end of 2022. You will work in one of these teams and have the opportunity to influence the product: in our company, QA is not just a tester, the product team improves the product based on their recommendations. 

WHAT YOU WILL DO:

  • Develop manual and start automation QA function on a project
  • Build test frameworks (C#, Java, or JavaScript)
  • Implement best practices in processes and approaches to testing
  • Share expertise with the QA team and colleagues in the domain area. Manage the QA team’s expertise development
  • Take part as a QA Engineer on existing projects and participate in creating new ones
  • Product quality assurance. Testing changes and new functionality
  • Requirements analysis and testing. Development of test plan and test coverage. Product coverage optimization with test cases. Review test cases
  • Formation of reporting on the progress of testing and publication of its results
  • Release support
  • WHAT YOU WILL NEED:

  • 5+ years of experience in testing web/mobile applications
  • Experience in building a test framework
  • Expertise in creating a systematic approach to testing and implementing best practices in the QA process. Strong knowledge of software QA methodologies, tools, and processes
  • Experience in the professional development of the QA team (knowledge sharing, PDP creation, participation in the hiring process)
  • Experience with working within a team focused on delivering web applications. Participation in the end-to-end software development lifecycle
  • Experience in analyzing project documentation to ensure a thorough understanding of business and technical requirements
  • Designing relevant Test Cases/Checklists which will effectively execute the software under test, applicable to both new and existing product functionality
  • API testing experience
  • UI testing experience
  • Mobile testing experience
  • Experience with TFS/Jira, Confluence, TestRail, or similar test management tools
  • Upper-Intermediate English level
  • WHAT WE OFFER:

  • Remote-first work
  • iDeals Wellness Package: for medical insurance and health-related activities
  • Mental Health Support Package
  • Paid vacation, sick days, days off, and paid national holidays
  • Paid family leave
  • Paid pregnancy disability leave
  • Paid sabbatical leave
  • Unlimited learning and development opportunities
  • Professional and self-development books and subscription services compensation
  • Sponsorship of participation in inspiration events, conferences, meetups
  • Obtain the company’s support if you decide to become a speaker or writer
  • Reimbursement of participation in sports competitions
  • International team-building activities
  • Support with organization workplace at home. Provided budget for home-office setup
  • High-end laptop and monitor – based on your working needs
  • Budget for additional IT equipment
  • Reimbursement of co-working space expenses
  • Internal growth policies
  • Regular performance and salary reviews
  • Generous internal referral program
  • iDeals Surprise Boxes from the People Experience
  • Excellence, Care, Trust, Collaboration, and Commitment are core values to the iDeals team
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    COMPANY CULTURE:

    We are driven by the mission of creating exceptional experiences for employees and customers alike. Our unwavering values of commitment and excellence inspire us to set the bar high, achieve the most ambitious goals and push the limits further. 

    Our diversity and different perspectives are the foundation of our success. Our two values, collaboration, and trust ensure that everyone has access to all the information, proactively shares thoughts, and leverages the teammates’ diverse opinions, experiences, and backgrounds. Both values help us to solve the most challenging problems. 

    Last but not least, care value drives us to create a positive work environment and make everyone feel valued. We also stand for iDealers’ physical, mental, financial, and personal well-being and encourage a healthy lifestyle and active living. 

    iDealers work in a remote-first model, meaning we collaborate remotely from anywhere – either home, cafe, co-working space, or one of our offices. And although we are located across the globe, we stay connected with the help of technology and ensure that everyone on our team feels surrounded by teammates and engaged with our common goals. 

    iDeals is an equal opportunity employer 

    iDeals is made up of people from a wide variety of backgrounds and lifestyles. We embrace diversity and invite applications from people from all walks of life. We don’t discriminate against employees or applicants based on gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, race, religion, age, national origin, citizenship.