Senior QA Tester

Technology · Bucharest, Remote
Department Technology
Employment Type Full-time
Minimum Experience Mid-level

Testers at Nexford work closely with their scrum teams (developers and PMs), and support teams too, to ensure we are building the right features with the right quality. From the start of planning to running in production, the role will make sure features are clear, reliably testable, tested, and running with low error rates.

 

Job Responsibilities

 

  • Deciding on the best automated testing strategy (we want to release safely but don’t want to spend too much time on fixing flaky tests)
  • Helping the team to execute the relevant tests (manually and automated). As needed, helping developers with test cases for unit tests.
  • Create test scripts using available test tools. This will involve getting familiarized with the test tools and figuring out innovative ways of re-creating practically possible scenarios 
  • Build test setups as per the requirements of the test case and environment 
  • Setting up test automation environments

 

Ideal Candidate Profile

 

The ideal candidate will be someone with a real passion for innovation, someone that simply does not accept the status quo, a change agent not afraid to tackle huge challenges that others will have failed attempting to. Someone that is genuinely interested in building a world class product, one with the potential to positively impact the lives of millions across the world. We’re searching for someone that is highly driven, ambitious and is a proven achiever:

 

  • Extremely curious / inquisitive
  • Highly organized
  • Detail oriented
  • A strategic & critical thinker
  • A problem solver

 

Required Experience & Skills

 

  • Minimum 5 years of relevant work experience including min 3 with test automation
  • Lots of experience working in a scrum team
  • Experience with end-to-end automation testing
  • Willingness to run manual tests for what isn’t automated yet
  • Experience with Cypress
  • Experience with TypeScript
  • Native or professional fluency in English and strong communication skills

 

Life at Nexford University


  • Become part of a team that shares a vision to enable greater social and economic mobility through high quality, affordable education around the world.
  • Fully remote working: enjoy the flexibility to work anywhere you like and the freedom to manage your own time while meeting role objectives
  • Generous vacation days for all employees globally
  • 12 days for your own professional development
  • Free access to LinkedIn Learning from the 1st day of employment
  • 50% off all tuition fees for you and your family

 

About Nexford University


Nexford University is a next-generation university based in Washington DC offering a competency-based learning model. Nexford’s mission is to enable greater social and economic mobility by providing an affordable high-quality education that will positively impact millions of lives around the world.


Nexford offers the following degrees and certificates: Associate of Applied Science in Business (AAS), Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA), MBA, nine undergraduate certificates and three graduate certificates in the field of business. Nexford provides learners with a fully online global education based on mastery of competencies relevant in the workplace. A global team of faculty and advisors support learning and professional success through the innovative use of technology, such as AI and machine learning.


We believe that a more diverse, equitable, and inclusive institution is a more innovative and successful one and, at Nexford University, we strive to build teams and foster a work environment that reflects our dedication to diversity, equity, and inclusion. As part of this commitment, we recognize that an individual’s value and contributions extend beyond just technical skills. If your experience is close to what you see listed, please consider applying. Diversity of experience and skills—when coupled with passion, curiosity, and a can-do attitude—are keys to excellence; therefore, we encourage candidates from all backgrounds to apply to our positions. Please let us know if you require accommodations during the interview process.  


For more information, visit www.nexford.org.

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  • Location
    Bucharest, Remote
  • Department
    Technology
  • Employment Type
    Full-time
  • Minimum Experience
    Mid-level