Senior Quality Assurance Engineer

Job Type: Full-Time

Location: Sydney, Australia

About Fluent Commerce

Working with some of the world’s leading brands and retailers, we’ve created a powerful and exciting cloud-native Order Management platform designed to reinvent how businesses serve their customers’ needs efficiently and cost effectively. We’re disrupting the status quo to help our clients adapt quickly to their ever-changing needs. It’s a huge opportunity and we’re proud to be at the heart of it.

Globally headquartered in Sydney, Australia—and with teams across Europe, US and APAC—we’re growing quickly with new opportunities both nationwide and internationally. Are you ready to change the world of commerce? Then we’d love to hear from you!

The Role

As a QA Automation Engineer, you will be working in a team of talented engineers to plan and deliver features as well as improve the stability of our technology products and platform. You will be part of an exciting journey to design and build scalable and reliable solutions for our global customers.

We are looking for someone who has a keen interest in quality assurance and is willing to think out of the box to tackle interesting challenges in a large scale distributed multi-tenant platform.

Responsibilities

  • Define and advocate standards to drive a robust test automation framework.
  • Design and implement strategies / frameworks to test complex software systems.
  • Enforce and ensure test coverage across multiple devices and platforms.
  • Establish processes and tools to produce actionable metrics and enforceable goals.
  • Support and shape product specifications to develop acceptance criteria.
  • Work with Engineering and Product to ensure highest quality for all deliverables.
  • Apply Fluent’s CI and Build practices to improve effectiveness of engineering.
  • Proactively ensure applications are device and browser compatible.
  • Contribute effectively in agile ceremonies to plan, estimate and deliver key milestones.
  • Provide and receive feedback from peers towards developing better practices and software.
  • Clarify assumptions and seek support to remove technical impediments.
  • Communicate technical information with the right amount of detail to varied audiences.
  • Support and guide other engineers to meet the team’s goals.
  • Promote and uphold the core values of Fluent.

About You

You are a software engineer or software engineer in test (SDET) with at least 4+ years of hands-on commercial experience. You have a strong understanding of software quality assurance and test automation. You are self driven, curious and willing to learn new technologies and systems.

Skills & Experience

  • Strong commercial experience in test framework design and development.
  • Software development experience in one or more languages (Java, Javascript etc).
  • Deep understanding of scalable systems in a high traffic environment.
  • Hands-on experience with web technologies (Rest / GraphQL APIs, Single Page Apps etc).
  • Familiarity with tools and technologies for conducting performance and scalability tests.
  • Good knowledge of Databases and SQL will be an advantage.
  • Exposure to version control (GIT) and project management tools (JIRA).
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills to work in cross functional teams.
  • Ability to troubleshoot and debug complex issues independently or collaboratively.
  • Ability to influence, inspire and mentor other engineers in the team.

Benefits

We value flexibility – Work how, when and where it suits you.
Centrally located tech office – Located in The Rocks, Sydney, we have a fun new office space with outdoor terrace and views of the Sydney Harbour Bridge!
Flexible and supportive leave policies – Including generous paid parental leave and paid leave for your birthday so you can celebrate you.
Culture is key – We have a great team and enjoy regular social events to foster a collaborative, supportive and fun work environment.
A share in Fluent Commerce’s success – Share options scheme for all employees.
Advance your career – We invest in your future by providing an allowance to help accelerate your learning and professional development.

To Apply

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