Junior Software Quality Assurance Engineer

Cluj-Napoca, RO

Job Description / Skills Required

At Aera Technology, we are helping the largest enterprises in the world transform how they make and execute decisions with Decision Intelligence. Aera understands how your business works, makes real-time recommendations, predicts outcomes, and takes action autonomously. Our platform delivers the business agility required to respond to today’s ever-changing environment.
We're looking for a Junior Software QA Engineer to join our team. This is an excellent opportunity for people who enjoy working on the full testing cycle and would like to develop their skills: creating, executing, and automating tests, finding regression issues, logging and verifying software defects, supporting releases, and helping with ongoing product maintenance. The candidate hired for this position will be a part of a highly collaborative team that works with innovative technologies in a fast-paced, creative and fun environment. You will be working with other testers, developers, designers, and product managers who appreciate each of your bugs – imagine that! You will play a very important role in ensuring the quality and excellence of our product.


    • Define and create functional test scenarios, regression tests, negative and usability tests
    • Report the progress of test execution and provide timely communication on the test results to key stakeholders on a regular basis
    • File defects with appropriate supporting information for development to investigate and prepare a fix
    • Work with Developers during the product life cycle, participate in the Agile/SCRUM process
    • Cooperate with UX, UI, and PO for specifications, user interaction, and graphic design
    • Work according to high execution standards, while adhering to project goals and ensuring high quality
    • Work smoothly with local and remote R&D teams, while keeping high visibility and effective communication
    • Write automated tests over existing automation frameworks

About you

    • Basic Knowledge of software development life cycle and SQA methodologies and practices
    • Meticulous attention to detail
    • Analytical, problem-solving, and creative thinking skills
    • Demonstrate a strong sense of ownership which drives you to find ways to do things better, faster, and more efficiently
    • Solid English communication capabilities (verbal and written)


    • Knowledge of OOP, Selenium

Perks and Benefits

      • Stock Options: We believe every Aera team member should have a stake in our future success
      • Medical: A medical subscription to one of the main private healthcare clinic networks (Regina Maria)
      • Employee Referral Program: Earn cash when your referrals get hired!Learning and Development: You’ll have access to professional development content through Udemy (our online learning platform) and allocated time for developing your testing skills. Internal training is provided by our proficient colleagues. 
      • Paid Time Off: Based on seniority, you can benefit from extra annual leave days (up to 5 extra days)
      • Snacks: When you’re working from the office, you’ll have access to our fully stocked kitchen with a selection of snacks and beverages
      • Events and Extras: We work hard and get things done, but we also value the importance of having fun: office outings; birthday celebrations; holiday parties; weekly in-office lunches, and more
      • Work Schedule: We’re open to a hybrid work model, and can offer a flexible daily schedule depending on your role
Note: We’re continuously re-evaluating these to offer the best for our Aeranauts, so these are subject to change for the better
At Aera, our purpose is to enable a sustainable, efficient, and intelligent world with Cognitive Automation. Our Cognitive Operating System is increasingly used by the world's largest companies to fundamentally transform their organizations and how work is done.
If you share our passion for fundamentally transforming how people work — from people working machines to machines working, guided by people, you’ve met your match. Headquartered in Mountain View, California, we're growing fast, with teams in Mountain View and San Francisco (California), Bucharest and Cluj-Napoca (Romania), Paris (France), Munich (Germany), London (UK), Pune, and Bangalore (India), Sydney (Australia) and Singapore.  So join us, and let’s build the future of work together!
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