Senior Android QA Engineer

London, UK
Badoo – Quality Assurance
Full-time
Badoo is seeking a strong middle to senior level Mobile QA Engineer, testing on our Android applications. We have a product-oriented team, releasing apps every week. The ideal candidate is mobile savvy, loves testing, and understands what makes a great mobile app! 

RESPONSIBILITIES/JOB ROLE

    • Write and execute functional and regression, smoke, and sanity tests
    • Run and analyse failed auto-tests
    • Work with development teams to ensure applications are tested to the defined level of acceptance
    • Communicate closely with Product and Design teams
    • Log bugs and investigate when and how introduced, prioritising issues correctly
    • Collaborate with the appropriate team for test requirements related to back-end, daemons, mobile backend
    • Provide technical leadership to more junior colleagues
    • Be awesome and love Android!

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE, KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS

    • Extensive experience in mobile manual testing on Android
    • Non-functional testing
    • Profiling/debugging using Android studio, Charles Proxy or any other proxy tool
    • Writing new/supporting, and updating existing automated tests. We have 1500+ end-to-end tests than run blazing fast. We are contributors to Calabash and Appium to have our test run fast and stable.
    • Strong troubleshooting skills, and experience working closely with multiple teams (especially user support)
    • Basic knowledge of Java/Kotlin is desirable
    • Basic knowledge of PHP desirable (our server is written on PHP)
    • Back-end test experience desirable

About You:

    • Self-motivated and able to achieve deadlines and work independently
    • Exceptional communicator, with strong interpersonal skills and team-working capability
    • Passionate about technology and testing
    • A problem solver who thinks laterally both as part of a team or individually