QA Team Lead

Software Development Startup
Tallinn, Estonia

Description

Our client develops cloud-based insurance software for agents and brokers enabling them to manage sales from start to finish and administer all insurance policies. The tech solution is a SaaS modular platform customized for clients’ needs.

Now they are looking for a QA Team Lead to join their Tallinn team.

Here’s the to-do list:

  • Being able to design the QA department on your own - improve the company's existing automation tests, motivate, mentor, and set a vision for the QA team
  • Playing an active role in the Scrum team, communicating with all team members, product owners and 3rd parties
  • Creating, executing, and documenting detailed test strategies, test plans and test cases (manual and automated)
  • Documenting down defects in the defect tracking system and re-testing the subject
  • Improving the efficiency of the process while maintaining quality

Requirements

Must have skills:

  • A startup mindset or previous experience in a startup company
  • Experience in manual (web and mobile applications), automation (API testing, Selenium) and UI automation testing (Selenium)
  • The ability to be a role model and motivator for the QA team members
  • 3+ years of experience in automation testing
  • 1+ years of experience with PHP
  • 2+ years of experience with Docker, Jenkins, Git, PHPExcel, Jenkins, PHPStorm, Postman
  • Basic knowledge of MySQL and related tools (MySQL Workbanch, HeidiSQL, etc)
  • The ability to accurately estimate task duration and meet schedules
  • Intermediate written and spoken English

Good to have skills:

  • Understanding of common PHP and OOP patterns (Singleton, Element Object, Page Object, Page Factory, Chain of invocations,  Value Object, Data Provider, Behavior Specification, Steps)
  • Understanding of common web development: HTTP fundamentals (verbs, cookies, status codes), HttpContext, Request, response, Data Storag3e (Session, Cache), Work with forms and AJAX requests, Caching, Authorisation
  • Good knowledge of Java or C# is a real advantage