Toptal · Nov 20th 2020
We believe that QA is more about communication and collaboration rather than documentation and processes and because of that, our Software Engineers in Test are following a holistic approach.
In reference to the product, you will work closely with product managers to ensure the team builds the proper software that reaches company goals and brings value to its users. In reference to engineering, you will support fast and reliable delivery of software, leading and coordinating software assessment and testing activities. Last but not least, in your team, you will lead process transformations to improve quality, mentoring your teammates for better testing.
This is a remote position that can be done from anywhere. Due to the remote nature of this role, we are unable to provide visa sponsorship. Resumes and communication must be submitted in English.
You will be able to use your knowledge to bring a huge impact on how we design the team’s approach to the quality of the product.
You will work closely with the product team, stakeholders, and users from the preliminary planning work, understand the product very well, from different perspectives, and have a holistic view over it. Plan and deliver new features.
You will encourage and teach developers to craft and implement tests in the most efficient way. Ensure high-level testability or coverage, sufficient monitoring solutions, and debugging mechanisms. Work to maintain and improve our automated test suites.
You will build tools and libraries to simplify the development and improve the quality of the work.
You must have proven knowledge of OOP, databases, development, and test methodologies.
Understand core software testing concepts, paradigms, and approaches.
Experience with the Ruby testing ecosystem RSpec, Watir, Cucumber.
Experience with architecture focused on service or microservices is a plus.
Eagerness to do what is needed to get things done, including tackling different responsibilities for a period of time.
Ownership. You take responsibility for the success of the engineering teams.
Quality. You take pride in everything you deliver as a reflection of yourself.
Capable of training your team on software testing.
Self-organization. No one will tell you exactly how to work.
Ability to communicate clearly and constantly with teams via Slack and other collaboration tools.
You must have a focus on details.
Critical thinking and enthusiastic skepticism.
You must be a world-class individual contributor to thrive at Toptal.