QA Specialist

As Quality Assurance Specialist, you are critical to the success of all of our software and website publishing products. You’ll be responsible for testing during the development phase and for ensuring
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Who we are

The Workshop is a tech company that develops incredible software for the online gaming industry. Living by the motto “Fearlessly Forward,” innovation is at the centre of everything we do, whether it’s our games, new products and technologies. We understand that great ideas come from great people, and great people thrive when they’re trusted to challenge, change, improve, and perfect our products and processes. Our strength lies in the diversity of our skills, and that comes from the diversity of our people. The Workshop is committed to being a diverse and inclusive workplace where we learn from each other, trust each other, and value collaboration. We welcome candidates of all genders, gender identity and expression, sexual orientation, disability, physical appearance, body size, race, age, nationality, belief (or lack thereof,) and programming language preference. As an equal opportunity employer, we offer a pleasant, supportive place to work – whoever you are. It’s a place where you can try new ideas, take risks, and move Fearlessly Forward.

Our fiercely world class Marketing and Technology division is expanding and we need people like you.  If you love what you do, always looking for a better way and if you’re not afraid to take a few risks to make something really great, then you’re our sort of person.  Come help us grow our new Malaga Publishing office, where you will join a team of creative technologists and developers to offer a wide range of skills and services, including front and backend web development, mobile development, app development and more.  Involved from kick off to last code push, you will turn ideas into digital experiences. 

What you'll do

As Quality Assurance Specialist, you are critical to the success of all of our software and website publishing products. You’ll be responsible for testing during the development phase and for ensuring the highest quality of our products and features before they are released into the wild. If you’re the type to notice every little discrepancy in everything you see, you might be the ideal candidate for this position!

  • Validate website and application appearance against design mockups and wireframes for pinpoint accuracy.
  • Test website, application and API functionality to ensure user and business requirements are satisfied.
  • Perform automated visual and functional testing using a variety of scripts/tools.
  • Develop and execute test plans to maximize test coverage across a variety of browsers and devices.
  • Provide direction to developers in their own testing to minimize defects at the QA stage.
  • Find opportunities for automation and work with developers to build automated tests.
  • Estimate, prioritize, plan and co-ordinate testing activities
  • Build innovative ways to automate and expand our platform testing. Liaise with internal teams (e.g. developers, product managers etc.)


What you'll bring

  • 6-8 years of web testing experience.
  • Experience creating, executing and maintaining test cases.
  • Excellent attention to detail and organizational abilities.
  • Understanding of HTTP response and error codes (200, 404, 500, etc.).
  • Basic understanding of front-end web technologies like HTML, CSS, JS.
  • Experience creating and maintaining regression test suites.
  • Experience with visual comparison testing.
  • Experience working in Agile workflow management tools like JIRA.
  • Familiarity testing websites built in the WordPress or Drupal CMS.
  • Familiarity with database language and structure, such as MySQL.
  • Experience with Test Cafe, Selenium, Ranorex or other test automation tools.
  • Familiarity with Screaming Frog or similar website crawlers.
  • Experience with localization testing.
  • Some familiarity with Unix-based systems.
  • Some familiarity with code versioning tools, such as git.
  • Familiarity of search engine optimization concepts and best practices.
  • Familiarity with Google Analytics, Tag Manager.
  • Familiarity with load /performance testing tools.
  • Familiarity with containerization, i.e. Docker.

 

What's in it for you

• Global work experience in an agile methodology
• International, friendly and inclusive multi-cultural environment
• Private health insurance and life insurance from day 1
• Sabbatical programme (6 weeks paid leave) for every 4 years of service
• Flexibility of working from home/office to stay both safe and collaborative
• Flexible working hours, well-being programs, learning and growth opportunities
• Team building events, Learning Labs, Hackathons/Designatons 
• Opportunity to shape the tech community inside and outside of The Workshop, mentoring and sharing knowledge with others

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Málaga

Calle Severo Ochoa, 16
29590 Málaga Directions View page

Our culture

We’re lucky enough to have a home in two of Europe’s best tech cities – London and Malaga – and are proud of our diversity. Our Inventors represent over 40 different nationalities and almost 30 languages.


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