QA Engineer

Cirplus

  • Full Time

To apply for this job please visit www.cirplus.com.

We need you – to make plastic waste history!

Are you looking for a new challenge in a rapidly expanding start-up? Are you fed-up with plastic polluting our environment and oceans? Do you want to dedicate your professional time to more than just making money? Then we have an offer for you: We are looking for a QA Engineer to drive cirplus forward.

Starting date: as soon as possible

About us

cirplus is building the global B2B-marketplace for circular plastics. We are based in Germany, but our ambition is global.

Our vision? To make plastic 100% circular, so that no more plastic enters the environment. We accomplish this goal with our next generation B2B-marketplace, connecting the plastic & recycling industries. To make it easy and efficient to turn waste into a valuable resource and thus catalyse the transition to a more circular planet. Tackling the plastic crisis at its root cause with technology – unlocking circular plastics: this is cirplus.

About the Role

● This role is fully remote.
● Dedicating 40 hours/week is expected
● Both automated and manual test skills are required.

Your mission:

Set the quality standard:

● Ensure that quality is built in early on and considered in every step of the delivery process and implements correct automated tests for each feature.
● Create and maintain up-to-date test plans for ongoing regression testing.
● Identify and target areas of improvement by teaching testing and organising shared testing sessions to improve the quality culture and foster the shared quality ownership.
● Manual testing for the new features

Customer obsessed: Act as customer advocate in testing functionality.

Take charge:
● Work as part of the development team and be involved in the technical decisions (such as the design of new features).
● Participate in all scrum ceremonies like Design Discussion, Grooming, Sprint Retrospective etc.

Document:

● Provide testing guidelines and testing data for developers at an early stage of feature development.
● Provide Manual testing guidelines for the features that are not covered by the automated testing.

Empower Each Other:

● Assist developers in doing proper testing.
● Identify and target areas of improvement by teaching testing and organising shared testing sessions to improve the quality culture and foster the shared quality ownership.

Have fun working together: self-explaining 😉

Your profile:

● 3+ years of experience in QA of web applications (experience in working with React, Cypress and Pact is a plus).
● Experience in automated testing
● Experience in manual testing
● You have excellent communication skills (fluent in English)
● A good eye on UI/UX and known modern UI/UX trends
● You are keen to learn new technologies and have ideas about how we make things better
● Empathetic team player: we cannot save the world on our own – no one can go it alone. We cherish a strong team culture and put our core values into practice – and so should you.
● Owning the product – ability to manage yourself without close supervision
● Passion for product development and user experience.
● Understanding of CI/CD
● API testing experience is a plus
● Strong passion for doing something good for the world

Benefits

● You will have the unique opportunity to grow as a leader and shape the future of the company by being the first QA engineer of cirplus
● Independent decision making
● Work for a purposeful project, tackling one of the largest environmental challenge of our time
● Full-time employment opportunity. Stock option packages are negotiable upon successful completion of the trial period.
● Key impact on product & team development of early stage start-up – directly shape the next steps for our product
● Join a diverse & driven group of sustainability heroes spanning three continents
● Flexible working hours – fully remote working is possible
● Company retreats near the ocean, to remind us of our mission to make plastic waste history
● Nothing feels better than doing good to the world and earning money 🙂

Interested? We are looking forward to hearing from you.

Include your CV and answer the following questions in your application:
1. Why are you interested in working with cirplus?
2. What did you achieve throughout your career that no one else could have achieved?
3. What would cirplus be missing if we did not hire you?
Send it to join@cirplus.com and become part of our mission!

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