Experienced QA / Test Automation Engineer

Paris/Remote-friendly /
Engineering & Product – Engineering /
Full Time
We are looking for an experienced QA Engineer to join our Engineering team!
We need someone to help us add automation to our test framework and increase the global quality of our platform. Our ideal match will be with a software/QA engineer who had solid experience in QA and test automation framework. We expect autonomy, strong communication skills & capacity to help us scale in terms of quality best practices.

This open position comes at a particularly exciting time when we are accelerating these efforts and building our core organization.

Your mission, should you choose to accept it
Help us add automation on the test part of our CI/CD pipeline.

Be a leader for all test (or even quality) related questions. We believe that quality and testing are the responsibility of each and everyone in the engineering team, but we need someone to have a support role and guide the team on those subjects. Participate in the functional specification refinement step, establish quality processes.

Build and maintain a state-of-the-art test framework for the DataHawk platform, set up quality KPIs, create dashboards, reports on anomalies & do regular feedback on it.

💡 What We Do
We are a B2B Big Data and Business Intelligence software-as-a-service company operating in the new e-commerce reality, Marketplaces.
At DataHawk, our mission is to help brands and retailers thrive on Amazon and other Marketplaces with our Search Engine Marketing, Market Intelligence, and Business Analytics software that assists them in growing their sales and improving their margins.
Every day, our technology collects and analyzes trillions of data points on products, search queries, brands, sellers, sales, and advertising efforts. This trove of uniquely blended data can be leveraged to give our clients unparalleled business insights.

🌠Product & Tech Approach
To give you a glimpse about how we approach product and tech, think of the following: data -a lot of it, team spirit, scalability, smart processes, automation, clear roadmap.
Here is a live demo of our platform.
Our current stack includes technologies and tools such as .NET Core, Angular, Azure Services, SQL Server, Spark, Snowflake, Python, Github, Asana, Notion, and many more.
For this role, you will be working hand-in-hand with Ludovic (our VP of Engineering), Isaac (our CTO), and Sylvain (our CPO).

💪 The skills and experiences we're looking for
For every checkbox you can thick below, add a point. If your total is above 15, you're the kind of battalion we want onboard - let's meet! If your total is above 20, holy #$^°#, we really, like really really should meet. And if your total is below 15 but you really think you can be a great asset to the team, show us why ;)

Previous experience
[ ] Academic background in Computer Science, Engineering or similar
[ ] Collaborative work in a human-sized team
[ ] A solid experience as a QA or Test Automation Engineer
Fundamental Skills
[ ] Good knowledge and experience in Software Engineering
[ ] You know your way around test automation tools (Selenium, Cucumber, NUnit...)
[ ] Ability to foster a quality-oriented mindset in a software development team
[ ] Good understanding of test-related concepts and practices (TDD/Unit Tests/Integration Tests...)
[ ] Experience in C# / .NET Core and/or angular
[ ] Ability to work in a Microsoft environment (Windows, C#, SSMS...), Linux knowledge is a plus.
[ ] Scripting capabilities (PowerShell, Python, Azure CLI...)
[ ] Good awareness about the e-commerce environment
[ ] Fluent in English
Human Skills
[ ] Autonomous and self-organized
[ ] Healthy Passion: Keep up-to-date on advances in the field
[ ] Ability to rapidly identify opportunities for improvement and provide creative solutions
[ ] Comfortable with peer-working, reviews, etc.
[ ] Agile problem solving: Understand the question behind the question and break down the problem into smaller, more easily solvable pieces
[ ] Self-Starting Motivation: Experiment and explore; take risks, but stay persistent while facing roadblocks
[ ] Hustle: you’re fearless about doing whatever it takes to get the job done, even if it means making mistakes along the way
[ ] Highly energetic, self-motivated, and results-driven person
[ ] Empathic with customers & team pains

🤝Recruitment Process
No traditional cover letter unless you insist on sending us over one. Candidate directly on our career page or send us via email at jobs@datahawk.co your resume/CV. Please share with us a link to your LinkedIn profile, add any comment or relevant information or achievements but keep it to the point.
Upon positive feedback, you'll go through a half an hour interview with someone from our management team to describe to you in detail how we see things at DataHawk.
If everything still looks good, we will schedule a more extended interview with engineers from our Tech team.
Provided everything went great on both sides, the final interview will be with the hiring manager and another team member to discuss your past experiences in more detail and answer the last questions you may have. Finally, you'll have the occasion to meet one or several of our founders for a quick informal chat.
If you join us, you'll go through a nice onboarding program to help you get started smoothly :) Welcome aboard!
💸 Comp Package
Contract Type: Full-Time (CDI)
Start Date: ASAP
Location: Paris, France (75011) - Rue de Nice (headquarters) or remote working
Salary: 45,000€ to 60,000€ depending on profile

😻 Perks

#1 Perk: Join a team of people willing to help, encourage and motivate one another. You'll be part of a group of smart and ambitious people that have a true passion for what they do and a heart for the people they work with. A team of builders, pioneers, warriors (when needed), and altruistic (always) where you'll feel good in no time.

#2: We take care of our coworkers: most premium Alan's health coverage, Gymlib Premium Membership, and Swile.

#3: An office where you'll want to walk in sleepers. It's comfy, warm, and welcoming. Located in the heart of Paris, you'll find a friendly and vast open space with areas to relax and a pool table 🎱. Also included: a dedicated gym for DataHawk, lockers, and bike garage.
Headquarters Location: Paris, France (75011) - Rue de Nice
Subway: Charonne (9), Nation (1,2,6, RER A), Alexandre Dumas (2)

#4: Participate in building a cutting-edge Bigdata platform, maintained with modern and up-to-date tools/stack and fueled with trillions of data points collected on a daily basis worldwide.