QA Lead

Job description

WM Reply is an innovative digital consultancy with offices based in Minsk, Central London, Manchester, Chester and now Chicago. Working with some of the world's leading brands, we pride ourselves on the award-winning sites that we create as well as the engaging and creative marketing campaigns that are launched globally.

With an impressive roster of clients, including Microsoft, Barclays, Unilever and Rolls-Royce, you`ll be contributing to a growing team famed for their expertise in connecting people with technology.

We are looking for a QA Lead to make our team even stronger. Currently we have 1 agile team (frontend and backend developers, QA manual, QA auto) and building 2-nd team. As QA Lead, you will look after manual and automated testing teams, support and improve current QA processes, present our work to customer.

Project: high demanded web application for well-known food service. It's a new project, started during Spring 2021, for our UK client. We're building a new website hosted in Azure, which will gradually replace current platform.

Stack: Vue.js/.NET, JavaScript (Cypress) for automated testing, Azure DevOps


Requirements

Must have:

  • 3+ years working as an Agile tester within development teams in sprint (Scrum, Kanban type environments).
  • Strong knowledge of the STLC, testing methodologies, types and best practices.
  • English level - Upper-Intermediate+
  • Comfortable leading from the front, managing, talking with clients and representing themselves with stakeholders.
  • Experience with test automation.

Nice to have:

  • Experience with test automation using JavaScript (Cypress).
  • Development background.
  • Hands-on experience with Azure cloud.
  • Experience with lower-level testing, unit testing or component integration as an example.
  • Hiring experience.

Responsibilities:

  • Oversee and steer the QA approach and communications around quality.
  • Present work of the QA team.
  • Contribute to the further development and improvement of the current automated testing framework and tooling.
  • Investigate issues reported from production (Splunk and NewRelic are used for monitoring).
  • Take part in all relevant SCRUM ceremonies and activities and represent the established quality approach.

Quirks you’ll love:

  • Competitive salary, protected from inflation risks;
  • Opportunities to learn and grow in a global environment;
  • Appropriate mentoring and training, to be successful in their position;
  • Every day is different with interesting and challenging tasks;
  • Social events: Christmas party's, summer meet ups and Pizza Fridays;
  • Benefits: Voluntary medical insurance, sports, English language courses, 2 weeks of paid paternity leave, birthday gifts, 100% paid medical sick-leave;
  • The opportunity to develop useful solutions for widely recognized international brands;
  • Located right next to the metro station.

Company Culture

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