Posted: 7th March 2019

QA Automation Engineer

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London, London. United Kingdom

We are looking for a talented and passionate QA Automation Engineer to join BrightTALK’s software engineering department, working in our Content team based in Central London. The Content team is responsible for building and maintaining core platform functionality enabling the creation and management of live streaming webinars to an audience of over seven million industry professionals.

You will be responsible for the end-to-end functional testing of the BrightTALK platform, following best practices, upholding a BDD development and release process, and being an integral part of a small dedicated team of other QA engineers.


Planning and specifying the behaviour driven testing required for new and updated features (stories) to the satisfaction of the team’s product owner and scrum-master
A robust and rigorous approach to browser-based testing, bordering on a fanatical eye for detail
Being responsible for acceptance testing and sign off for all new releases
Making  automated testing an integral part of the SDLC and release process
Working in a flat structure where QA, development and product design are one very close-knit team
Working under their own initiative and provide proactive feedback to the development team and managers
Taking time to research and develop innovative new tools that help test and maintain the quality of a world class video streaming platform
Strong communication skills

Expertise or Qualifications:

A strong proven track record of designing and using the Java / Cucumber / Selenium WebDriver / Gherkin Stack across a multi-browser testing environment
Decent knowledge around utilising APIs and databases to analyse issues
Experience in designing and running appropriate load tests (Locust / JMeter) 
A practical, hands-on approach to defining a suitable test suite appropriately covering all functional requirements
Excellent spelling and grammar
2+ years commercial experience with war stories on how you’ve continuously improved the quality and extent of testing in your teams
A collaborative approach to project work and a team-focussed mindset

Why we like working at BrightTALK
Friendly, talented, collaborative and entrepreneurial teams
Generous and comprehensive benefits
Generous holiday policy with a flexible schedule
Beautiful London office close to Liverpool Street Station
Regular company sponsored social events
Training allowance and opportunities to innovate
Team building and volunteering opportunities
Stock options in our business
We LOVE recognising our people and award trips to our global offices for quarterly program winners