Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer for Payroll Software

Recruiter
Doreming Ltd
Location
Canary Wharf
Salary
£30,000 - £39,999
Posted
12 Oct 2018
Closes
16 Oct 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
*_Exciting opportunity for Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer, who is looking to gain immediate experience, as well as direct exposure to dynamic frontline of startup & social business ecosystem._*

_Three month fixed-term contract, potentially lead to a full-time position._

*ABOUT US*

- Doreming is an award-winning startup in the fields of fintech & financial inclusion, offering a groundbreaking “real-time payroll platform” as a solution for financial inclusion of unbanked / underbanked people around the globe.

- We develop a cloud-based HR & Payroll system, backed by Blockchain technology, integrated with existing banking infrastructure & payment ecosystem. When workers clock out at work, our system debits daily payroll to personal digital wallet, by which workers can settle their purchase transaction at partnered retail shops. We digitize & simplify the value-chain between payroll & wallet, allowing workers to tap into their accrued wages in real time. The digitization will promote transparency, and unleash the power of people with employment / purchase data as alternative credit history.

- We operate globally: headquartered in Singapore, with four regional offices (Tokyo, Bangalore, San Francisco, London) & two development centers (Fukuoka, Bangalore), working with various business partners as well as governmental / international organizations. Service launched in Japan & Vietnam.

- We are now entering UK markets. Our London office, based in “Level39” - a world-renowned fintech startups community & co-working space - is looking for aspiring talent to accelerate our business here.

*JOB BRIEF*

- We are looking for a Quality Assurance (QA) engineer to develop and execute exploratory and automated tests to ensure product quality of our payroll software for UK market.

- Responsibilities include designing and implementing tests, debugging and defining corrective actions. You will also review system requirements and track quality assurance metrics (e.g. defect densities and open defect counts.)

- You will play an important part in our company’s product development process. Our ideal candidate will be responsible for conducting tests before product launches to ensure software runs smoothly and meets client needs, while being cost-effective.

- If you hold an engineering background and enjoy providing end-to-end solutions to software quality problems, we’d like to meet you.

*RESPONSIBILITY*

- Review requirements, specifications and technical design documents to provide timely and meaningful feedback

- Create detailed, comprehensive and well-structured test plans and test cases

- Estimate, prioritize, plan and coordinate testing activities

- Design, develop and execute automation scripts using open source tools

- Identify, record, document thoroughly and track bugs

- Perform thorough regression testing when bugs are resolved

- Develop and apply testing processes for new and existing products to meet client needs

- Liaise with internal teams (e.g. developers and product managers) to identify system requirements

- Monitor debugging process results

- Investigate the causes of non-conforming software and train users to implement solutions

- Track quality assurance metrics, like defect densities and open defect counts

- Stay up-to-date with new testing tools and test strategies

*QUALIFICATIONS*

- Previous track records / thorough understanding in UK payroll software QA is a huge plus.

- Proven work experience in software development

- Proven work experience in software quality assurance

- Strong knowledge of software QA methodologies, tools and processes

- Experience in writing clear, concise and comprehensive test plans and test cases

- Hands-on experience with both white box and black box testing

- Hands-on experience with automated testing tools

- Solid knowledge of SQL and scripting

- Experience working in an Agile/Scrum development process

- Experience with performance and/or security testing is a plus

- BS/MS degree in Computer Science, Engineering or a related subject

*BENEFITS*

- Experience of different roles working in a fast-paced, startup environment.

- Work with a small and friendly entrepreneurial team in our office in Level39, One Canada Square, Canary Wharf.

- Possibly lead to a full time position.

- Competitive salary.

*APPLICATION*

- Please send us a copy of your CV together with a covering letter explaining why you are suitable for the role.

- Normal working hours are 9am - 6pm (one hour lunch break).

- Ideally start working in October, through the course till the year-end. Again, possibly lead to a full time position.

Job Type: Contract

Salary: £2,800.00 to £3,000.00 /month

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