Software Quality Assurance Engineers (Permanent…

  • Company:
    New Zealand Herald
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    2 weeks ago
  • Category:

NZME are currently looking for Quality Assurance Engineers to work with us at our Auckland Central Head Quarters on a permanent and fixed term basis. You will lead the testing of applications built and maintained by digital developmentand work with the Head of Quality in continuously improving the quality practise by building, selecting tools and frameworks and refining processes.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Quality Assurance – development and execution of maintainable tests, integration of project testing and working in a highly functioning team to diagnose defects and formulate solutions
  • Security Compliance – scoping security requirements for testing while liaising with relevant stakeholders
  • Work independently with some guidance to continuously measure self and the team against scheduled commitments.
  • SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:

    A minimum of 3 years of working knowledge in code-basedtest automation frameworks (e.g.Selenium/Appium/Cypress/Playwright/TestProject/Detox etc) and infrastructure with good programming practices.Internally, we mostly use Python/JS bindings.

  • Strong test analystical skills, scenarios (BDD)/risk-based testing experience.
  • Experience in testing web services (e.g. REST APIs, Json, Postman), code-based performance testing.
  • Familiarity with configuring/building CI pipelines to aid continuous testing (e.g. Jenkins/Bitbucket/pipelines, Docker, AWS)
  • Strong manual UI testing skills (cross browser and devices) – automated visual testing experience is a bonus. 
  • Working in an agile development environment with agile management systems (such as Jira)
  • Demonstrated experience and ability in coaching a team on addressing and building quality from the beginning.
  • Knowledge and understanding ofOWASP
  • THE PERKS:

    We can offer exactly that, as well as the chance to work with the best in the business. We’re an organisation proud of our culture, where you can bring your whole self to work and where we foster growth & development, succession & progression. We tell it like it is, challenge the status quo, dare to try and expect some fun along the way.

    Start your better work stories asap by showing us your talents via CV & cover letter!

    We have permanent and fixed term positions available for this role. Fixed term is for a 12 month basis.

    Applicants must have eligibility to work in New Zealand.