Graduate QA Engineer

Engineering, Development Belfast, United Kingdom


Description

Dynamic Signal is the mobile-first company communications platform, trusted by world-class enterprise organisations to increase productivity and empower advocacy by informing and engaging employees with timely, relevant content across channels and devices.  We are looking for a talented graduate QA engineer to help us build the industry-leading employee communications and engagement platform and solve the needs of our fast-growing list of Fortune 500 customers.  You will work as part of our experienced scrum teams in which you will learn and develop.  You will have the ability to progress as quickly as you can and make a real difference to peoples lives.

This is a unique opportunity to join in the opening of our newest office. Creating a positive culture is core to Dynamic Signal's company values and this is your chance to help shape it from the beginning of a rapidly expanding team!

What will you do?

  • Understandand become an expert in our existing platform and services.   
  • Develop test plans and test cases for production features both within our web application and our mobile applications.
  • Write and run regression tests
  • Liaise with developers to prevent and resolve issues with the aim of finding issues as early in the development cycle as possible.
  • Play an active part in all agile ceremonies providing input and guidance from a QA perspective.
  • Write automated tests in line with the test pyramid. We primarily use Java and selenium.    
  • Problem solving as part of a team to arrive at the best decisions.
  • Review automation run results
  • Report on results
  • Negotiate time between coding and learning to help keep you at the top of your game.
  • You collaborate with various teams across the business in order to deliver the right thing at the right time.
  • Best practices: Apply best practices and patterns to testing. You will work in a truly agile environment, delivering value to our customers quickly.
  • Take ownership for your work, asking colleagues for help and assistance as you need it.

Criteria

  • You have a 2:1 or above in a Computer Science (or relevant) degree
  • You should be familiar with a few programming languages and implementation environments
  • You have a positive, flexible, ‘can do’ attitude
  • You are able to make effective decisions with the support or your team members
  • You love to learn and are not afraid to ask questions
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Great team player

Benefits:

  • Great training in a friendly environment
  • An experienced founding team with a proven track record.
  • An awesome set of coworkers who genuinely enjoy each other.  
  • An opportunity to get involved in these early stages, help shape the newest office and grow into your dream role.
  • Regular team events.
  • Excellent compensation package.