Test Engineer / QA

LINKARE TI - Tecnologias de Informação

Lisboa, Lisboa. Portugal
What do we have to offer?
  • A great place to work: Linkare is one of the Best Employers in Portugal *
  • Attractive salary package;
  • A full-time job & employment contract;
  • Flexible model: no mandatory office days per week. Anyway, you are welcome in our office any time (we may ask you occasionally to come for meetings, team working sessions or social events);
  • Breakroom in our offices;
  • Regular evaluation;
  • A private health care insurance;
  • In-house trainings and team events;
  • Notebook and monitor provided.
* distinguished by Consumer Guidance Institute Portugal in 2022

What will you do?
  • You will be part of a scrum team focused on delivering projects in short iterations of product features with high quality, working closely with developers and business analysts;
  • You will be working as a tester in a challenging project within the the telco & internet business;
  • Your main testing activities will focus on an early testing of delivered code, planning, writing and executing manual and automated tests;
  • If capable, you may also develop code for quality automation; 
  • You will check for product scalability, reliability, consistency, and performance;
  • You will perform high-class debugging;
  • You will prepare test reports.

What do we expect from you?
  • A Bachelor's or Master’s degree in Computer Science or Information Systems;
  • Understanding and experience working according to agile principles (Scrum);
  • Ability to validate functional analysis and technical design document, provide estimates;
  • Proficient creating and executing Software Quality Plans, Test Plans, and Test Scenarios (Gherkin);
  • Experience in agile testing (understanding of BDD or any other agile testing experience is a plus);
  • Good knowledge of testing theory.
  • ISTQB certification at least at Foundation level is a strong plus;
  • A strong understanding of the Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC), testing life cycle, testing procedures, methodologies and tools like Jira, Git, Maven or Jenkin; 
  • SQL query skills (ability to apply and understand existing queries; ability to understand relations between tables and using them to make queries) and understanding of XML structures;
  • Experience with testing API/backend scenarios;
  • Experience in test automation is a great plus: Cucumber tool and Selenium, Postman, JMeter or any other tools;
  • Knowledge of Java core is also a strong plus;
  • Experience with UNIX/Linux;
  • To work well in a team as well as independently;
  • Balance between the eye for detail vs the upcoming deadlines;
  • Proactive communication;
  • Very good command of English, both spoken and written.

Where and when
Portugal, asap upon selection. 
Relocation is mandatory.

Upcoming steps
The selection process includes a screening interview and a technical assessment.