QA Engineer

Bologna or Remote /
Back-end & API /
/ Hybrid
ABOUT MUSIXMATCH:

Musixmatch is the leading music metadata company, featuring the world’s largest lyrics catalog and +70M user contributors. Musixmatch is the trusted global partner of companies like Spotify, Apple, Amazon Music, Meta, Google, MTV, Shazam, Vevo and has a partnership with +100,000 music publishers including Sony/ Music Publishing, Universal Music Publishing, Warner/Chappell, Kobalt, BMG Rights, and the Harry Fox Agency.

We are a bunch of creatives who care about our work and what we do.  We believe that participation and collaboration are key to getting things done well.  We are looking for tech-savvy people who are eager to learn in a fast-paced environment, who have an international outlook on life, and who love taking on new challenges.

Position:
We're looking for a QA Engineer helping us to design and automate quality assurance processes in order to provide high quality content to our customers. Starting from an abstract description of the product, you will lead us on finding the right KPIs to assess the quality, design, implementation and execution of automatic tests, and you will provide internal feedback to our developers and product team.

What you will do:
- Supervise and create detailed, comprehensive and well-structured test plans and test cases;
- Create standard procedures that will be followed by developers;
- Design, develop and execute automation scripts;
- Execute manual tests and keep track of quality metrics;
- Identify, record, document thoroughly and track bugs;
- Perform thorough regression testing when bugs are resolved;
- Work closely with internal teams (e.g. developers and product managers) to identify system requirements;
- Stay up-to-date with the latest industry developments.   

Requirements:
- A proven work experience of at least 5 years in Software Quality Assurance;
- Understand functional testing, smoke testing, performance, load testing, security testing, API testing and end-to-end testing;
- Process oriented and ability to pay close attention to detail;
- Be able to work independently with minimal supervision;
- Excellent oral and written communication skills;
- Proven work experience in software development and in software quality assurance;
- Strong knowledge of software QA methodologies, tools and processes;
- Experience in writing clear, concise and comprehensive test plans and test cases;
- Solid knowledge of SQL and scripting;
- Excellent time management skills.  

Nice to have:
- Experience working in an Agile/Scrum environment.
WHAT WE OFFER:

- Flexible schedule
- Generous training budget 
- Top class tech and equipment
- Company-wide retreat once per year
- Welfare plan

COVID-19 DISCLAIMER:

Musixmatch is actively hiring and, in response to COVID-19, conducting all interviews and onboarding virtually.

**Due to the amount of CVs that we receive, unfortunately, it is impossible to answer every applicant, thus if you have not received a response from us, please be patient. We do assure you that we will contact you should you be selected to move forward in the recruitment process. We would therefore like to thank all applicants for their interest and time.**