Open Call for Lead QA Engineer & Automation
dua.com is a dating app for ethnic-based relationships, known for its commitment to innovation, quality, and customer satisfaction. As a lead QA Engineer, you’ll play a vital role in ensuring our users have a seamless and positive experience.
- Lead and inspire the QA team, providing mentorship and guidance.
- Foster a culture of quality, continuous improvement, and innovation within the QA department.
- Set clear expectations and performance goals for team members.
- Create detailed test plans and strategies for each feature release, ensuring alignment with product roadmaps.
- Collaborate closely with product owners and developers to define the scope of testing and acceptance criteria.
- Develop, maintain, and expand the suite of automated test scripts, integrating them into the CI/CD pipeline.
- Implement best practices for test automation, such as test data management and test environment provisioning.
- Perform manual testing when necessary, especially for exploratory testing, edge cases, and user experience evaluation.
- Ensure comprehensive test coverage, including smoke & regression testing.
- Identify, document, and report software defects, tracking them to resolution.
- Prioritize and manage the bug backlog effectively, collaborating with development teams to expedite fixes.
- Maintain comprehensive test documentation, including detailed test cases, test data, and test execution results.
- Generate test reports and communicate findings to relevant stakeholders, highlighting risks and recommendations.
- Continuously improve QA processes, methodologies, and tools to enhance efficiency and effectiveness.
- Stay updated on industry trends, emerging technologies, and best practices in software quality assurance.
- 4+ years of experience in software quality assurance, with a proven track record of delivering high-quality software products.
- 1 up to 2 years in a leadership or managerial role, demonstrating the ability to lead and inspire a team.
- Proficiency in test planning, including the ability to define test objectives, scope, and strategy.
- Strong expertise in test case design, ensuring comprehensive coverage of functional and non-functional aspects.
- In-depth knowledge of test automation tools and frameworks such as Selenium, Appium, or similar.
- Familiarity with mobile app testing on both iOS and Android platforms, addressing device fragmentation and platform-specific challenges.
- Understanding of Agile or Scrum methodologies, with experience in adapting QA processes to fit agile development cycles.
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills, enabling effective collaboration with cross-functional teams.
- Ability to communicate complex technical issues to non-technical stakeholders.
- Proven ability to lead and mentor QA teams, fostering their professional growth.
- Strong organizational skills to manage multiple projects, allocate resources, and set clear priorities.
- Experience in conducting performance reviews and providing constructive feedback.
- An analytical mindset with the ability to identify, diagnose, and resolve complex quality issues.
- Proactive in identifying potential quality problems, devising solutions, and implementing preventive measures.
- Develop and implement a comprehensive testing strategy tailored to dua’s unique requirements.
- Ensure that the testing strategy aligns with the product’s goals, user experience, and business objectives.
Quality Assurance Process:
- Establish and enforce QA best practices and standards, keeping them up-to-date with industry trends.
- Conduct regular code reviews and quality assessments, collaborating closely with development teams to drive quality improvements.
The technology we use & love:
- AWS Infrastructure
- Different Databases (MySQL, DynamoDB)
- Admin Dashboard – React
- iOS native – Swift
- Android native – Kotlin & Java
- Facebook Analytics
- Google Analytics
- Git, Slack, Atlassian
PERKS and BENEFITS:
- High salary.
- Stock in Dua AG (Switzerland).
- Gym membership.
- Health insurance.
- Big and beautiful office.
- Learning environment: 1h daily for your self-development.
- Opportunity for career growth within a thriving company.
- Collaborative and great work culture.
HOW TO APPLY
We want to hear from you if you are enthusiastic about providing exceptional quality and contributing to our team’s success!
Please submit your updated resume and a brief cover letter outlining your relevant experience and why you’re an excellent fit for this role through the button below.
dua.com is an equal-opportunity employer. We encourage applications from candidates of all backgrounds and experiences. Don’t hesitate to contact us at [email protected] if you have any questions. We look forward to welcoming a new Lead QA Engineer to our dua.com family.