We are looking for a passionate and experienced Test Lead / Architect for a team of 7+ people who work across roughly 3 projects.
The team is part of a wider VXP unit's Products team that delivers 3 main products (AXIS, DIVA, mtribes) for OTT market with multiple sub-products for each.
The Products team has recently undergone organizational changes and requires proactive personalities capable of leading and identifying problems in both technical and process / managerial areas and addressing them, for example, by setting up new or updating the existing structures and processes or by finding ways to unblock the team when the impediments are outside of their control.
Our QA team tests both manually and using automation at the same time - API and UI. For API testing we use a custom solution based on Gherkin syntax for tests and yarn to run them.
For UI testing we use Java and Selenium. Over time, we want to automate as much testing as possible and you should drive this change.
For issue tracking we use ClickUp, for wiki Confluence and for version control we are transitioning to Github.
QA team members are mostly based in Prague and the rest in other Deltatre offices around Europe.
Define and implement a test automation tooling strategy to increase development efficiency and discover product issues earlier in the SDLC
Develop highly efficient and effective test framework components, using established software engineering best practices and patterns
Work with the QA team to identify potential areas for automation and deliver test automation solutions
Provide guidance and mentoring to team members to improve overall testing efficiency and quality
Work together with QA Automation Engineers to ensure the best practices are applied
Help develop automatic tests for functional and non-functional requirements, such as REST API testing, Web App UI testing, Load testing etc.
Work on web and native application end-to-end testing
Do an evaluation of the scope of work and prepare test effort estimation
Test environment management, ability to define requirements for environments, ability to propose improvements
Solid understanding of QA processes, goals and overall SDLC
Familiar with some issue-tracking (Jira / Clickup / ...) and source control tooling (Github / Bitbucket / ...)
Understanding of Scrum framework
Strong skills in multi-tier architecture and digital technologies
Experienced and comfortable to use the following technologies : Java Selenium JMeter or another load testing tool GIT
Knowledgeable about REST API concepts
Good analytical and problem-solving skills, innovative thinker able to lead and develop new features
Excellent organizational and management skills
Team player with a proactive approach
Good verbal and written communication skills. Able to clearly communicate technical requirements and write documentation.
Excellent knowledge development and knowledge sharing skills
Automate and remove repetitive and manual tasks because inefficiency is one of your least favorite things
English : Upper-Intermediate level
Our people are key to our success. Having the right combination of a 'can- do' approach, strong work ethic, ability to present break-through thinking and a clear focus on results will ensure your success working with our highly regarded team.
This role is for an immediate start and you must have eligibility to work in the Czech Republic.
Message from the team you'll manage
You should :
occasionally drop "Just so you know" to let Jana know everything is fine
be nice and supportive to Karin
play chess very well to match Ales
learn Slavia Praha team members names and match dates to get Franta's attention
be fully fluent and experienced in programming, testing, project and product management, product owner-ism and scrum to keep up with Ondrej
be willing to play beach volleyball with others in the team
be able to work under pressure with sometimes unpredictable changes and tight deadlines
What's in it for you
Small, creative, close-knit Engineering team who love to collaborate
Global company with huge growth potential
25 days annual leave
5 sick days
We are committed to ensuring that we provide equal opportunities for all. Please let us know if you need us to make any adjustments or if you have any special requirements for the interview process.
Depending on the role this normally includes a written test and interview.