Senior Automation QA Engineer

London, UK
Badoo – Quality Assurance
Full-time
Badoo is looking for an experienced Senior Automation QA Engineer for Android, iOS and Mobile Web to join our expanding mobile automation QA team. You will be responsible for developing & executing automated tests for mobile applications, and working closely with the development team to ensure the applications are of high quality. You should be open to learning new things, get in-depth into tools , in a fast-paced agile environment. 

KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES

    • Prepare automation test cases for Android, iOS & Mobile Web mobile applications
    • Find maintainable solutions to complex problems like mocking in-app purchases for Android and iOS, and interacting with third-party/system applications like Twitter, Instagram and Contacts
    • Set up and optimise automation projects with Continuous Integration
    • Minimise the manual efforts in application testing and delivery
    • Seek ongoing self-improvement through knowledge of advancements in test tools and techniques, with a view to improving Badoo QA infrastructure and processes
    • Prioritise own workload effectively in a pressurised and fast paced environment

REQUIRED SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE

    • Extensive experience with test automation tools such as Appium, Calabash, Selenium, UIAutomator2, Espresso, XCTool
    • Experience with programming languages like Ruby (e.g. Java, Python, Kotlin)
    • Good understanding of mobile platforms ecosystem
    • Good working knowledge of Unix command line
    • Knowledge of BDD, Cucumber/RSpec, Git, Jenkins/TeamCity desirable 
    • Ideally more than 4 years test automation experience, coupled with development experience
    • Demonstrable experience working closely with development and manual QA teams

About You:

    • Self-motivated and able to achieve deadlines and work independently
    • 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