Software Test Engineer

Job Description / Skills Required

Requisition ID: R15304
You became an engineer because you believed in technology’s ability to make a difference in the world. So why would you spend your days building things that don’t matter? At Groupon, we spend our days developing tools, platforms and experiences that help small businesses thrive in their local communities.

Grow your career by working for an international, multicultural company with thousands of employees that run on a SOA with over 300 microservices and millions of concurrent clients. Sign up with us if you want a real professional experience working with a product that is in use.

We’re looking for a Software Test Engineer to own product quality, design and execution of tests and test result management in a fast-paced agile environment.

You’ll play a key part of the Groupon Test Engineering team. That means you’ll be responsible for the architecture, design, implementation and test of our products in an exciting, high-visibility, high-impact development team.

Responsibilities:

You are working with your team on all parts of quality assurance such as analyzing requirements, test management and test execution, test result management

Test case description, test plan management, test execution are lead by you

You are guiding your Product Development team to deliver high quality products

Your are working together with your Product Development & QA team on setting up or customizing environments, introducing or improving continuous integration & continuous deployment

You give the team an early feedback on the achieved quality level and work closely with the Product Management on the analysis of user feedback

You develop together with your team a warning system to identify quality issues as early as possible

You’ll have the opportunity to contribute to cross location & cross team initiatives

Required Skills:

5+ years of practical experience in the field of software quality assurance

In-depth knowledge about QA relevant topics such as test cases

Thorough, transparent and structured way of working

Extraordinary focus on customer experience (internal & external customer)

Experience with creation, exploratory testing, systematic error reporting

Experience with agile software development

Excellent communication and presentation skills

Reliability and outstanding teamwork and cooperation skills

Bonus: Experiences with Testrails, Jira, Confluence

Bonus: Proficiency in writing UI automation tests

Bonus: Hands-on experience in setting up continuous integration build environments using Jenkins

Groupon provides a global marketplace where people can buy just about anything, anywhere, anytime. We’re enabling real-time commerce across an expanding range of categories including local businesses, travel destinations, consumer products, and live or lively events. At the same time, we are providing advertising options and tools that merchants can use to grow and manage their businesses. Culturally, we believe that great people make great companies and that starting with the customer and working backward moves us forward. Community matters to us on an internal, local and global scale—it’s fundamental to our company’s growth and to the well-being of the world at large. We also value self-awareness, candor, lunch and WiFi. If we match with you, please apply to join us.