QA Engineer

Kentish Town Full-time

WeSwap is the people’s currency exchange! We offer a peer-to-peer travel money platform (iOS, Android and web) enabling travellers to swap currencies directly with each other – avoiding banks and corporates allowing us to offer the best rates on travel money. We want our customers to ‘stress less and travel happy’ hence our mission is to help travellers everywhere swap and manage their currency in the cheapest, fairest, and most transparent way possible. We currently have over 350,000 users and have swapped over £100 million since the start of our journey. If you are looking for the rare opportunity to be part of an exciting fast paced, high growth, tech company then read on!

As a key member of the WeSwap Engineering team you will work with a talented and enthusiastic team to build exciting new products and features using cutting edge tech. You’ll get to work on new developments to our platform and features and you’ll have a direct influence on the tools and techniques the teams use.

Responsibilities

  • Test our product to destruction whilst continuously thinking about how to improve the quality of our product
  • Liaise with product managers, stakeholders, developers and other QA’s to define clear acceptance criteria and put an emphasis on quality in everything that we do
  • Design test cases and create test plans as a part of testing activity
  • Maintain regression packs, test cases, test suites and test charters
  • Identify, record, document, and track any bugs in our product
  • Suggest feedback on testing activities for process improvements
  • Be actively involved in reviewing customer feedback and helping the team to find solutions to rectify issues and improve experiences
  • Work closely with our Lead QA and developers to help write automation test scripts

Required Skills

  • Strong understanding of the software development lifecycle process in an agile environment
  • Apply testing techniques while doing exploratory, functional, integration and system testing
  • Have tested mobile devices and web applications before
  • Worked with test management tools like TestRail and Jira
  • Knowledge of working with source control like GitHub
  • Ability to write basic SQL queries to manipulate the data to check different test inputs

Nice to have skills

  • Experience working within a start-up
  • API testing using tools like Postman
  • Working with web proxy tool (preferably using Charles)
  • Experience with writing automation test scripts (preferably using python) in selenium and appium framework

 

Above all, we want some who…

  • Places the customer’s values and needs at the heart of what they do
  • Is a great communicator both within their teams and with business stakeholders
  • Has amazing attention to detail and is able to solve complex problems
  • Is adaptable to fast changing environments
  • Is proactive, autonomous and rigorous
  • Embraces continuous learning and improvement

Benefits

  • Ride to work scheme
  • Life assurance (4x salary)
  • 25 days’ holiday plus bank holidays!
  • Child care vouchers
  • Hackathons & meetups
  • Monthly socials
  • Friday afternoon drinks in the office
  • Season ticket loan
  • Commission free currency exchange

 

Location: Kentish Town – London

Interested? We’d love to hear from you!

Apply for this opening at http://weswap.recruiterbox.com/jobs/fk0ffvq?apply=true