Quality Assurance Automation Engineer

NAXA

Naxa is a youth-led geospatial service oriented company founded in 2014 with a focus on GIS and mapping based technological solutions. The core expertise of the company lies in digital mapping, geodata collection and management, analysis and development of geospatial applications. Founded by Geomatics Engineers specializing in geospatial technology, the company holds a strong team of highly skilled software developers…

Job Information

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    Duty Station Kathmandu
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    Type of Appointment Full time
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    No. of Openings 1 opening
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    Salary Negotiable / Monthly
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    Job Level : Mid-Level
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    Job Experience : 2 + Years
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    Job Category IT and ICT Engineering
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    Job Qualification : Bachelor
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    Posted Date : Jun 23, 2022

Job Description

Kathmandu 44600, Nepal

Full-time

The Job

NAXA is looking for a highly creative, and experienced Quality Assurance Automation Engineer to join our team for the development and upgrade of the web platform. As a QA Automation Engineer, you will work full time with a fast-paced team on a web and mobile based application where we are creating the most detailed map of the planet, using crowd sourced drone data, to protect at-risk ecosystems.

Anyone who is self-organized and enjoys working with a team is invited to apply.

You are welcome to apply if you have expertise in quality assurance of software projects, and have a strong interest in exploring the world of mapping. Female applicants are strongly encouraged to apply, as the Naxa is committed to building a diverse and inclusive work environment.

Benefits

  • Flexible working environment
  • Festival  allowance
  • Free lunch at office
  • Provision for savings at Citizen Investment Trust (CIT)

Required Qualification & Experience

  • Education Level: Bachelors in Computer Science, or relevant field.

  • Experience: At least 2 years of professional experience in manual as well as automated testing (automation experience is a must)
  • Salary: Based on Experience

Required Technical Skills

  1. Hands on experience on automated testing.
  2. Experience defining and executing test cases for web applications.
  3. Empathy for client use with experience examining testing from the cloud.
  4. Able to execute automated functional, performance, and stress tests
  5. Knowledge and experience in developing project plans, estimating work, and tracking progress against deadlines as well as regular reporting of the progress.
  6. Experience executing all product testing components, including functional, regression, end-to-end, performance, and load testing.
  7. Experience working with international clients will be a plus.

Required Human Skills

  1. Good written and verbal communication skills in English and Nepali.
  2. Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.
  3. You will be able to achieve outcomes with broad guidance.
  4. You will be comfortable with flexible work arrangements, and working with a team dispersed across multiple time zones.
  5. Committed to being part of a team with strong values, and a desire to learn and do better every day as part of a team to achieve collective impact.

Responsibilities for this Role

  1. Identify the risks and appropriate test coverage to validate new features as well as regression, and develop test plans and cases.
  2. Come up with more efficient ways to test features ( manual testing, functional testing, unit testing, stress testing etc.) and identify the area of testing that can be automated.
  3. Design, create and execute automation scripts.
  4. Develop and follow quality assurance standards and company processes.
  5. Under the supervision of the Project Manager, deliver software demonstrations to the client and prepare user manuals.
  6. Under the supervision of the Project Manager, plan, assign, prioritize and ensure completion of tasks with quality.
  7. Understand the business aspects, as well as the ways the customers are using the system; and check if the system is performing as it should have been
  8. Create reports documenting errors and issues for fixing  and create final test documents after completion and before handover of projects.
  9. Document every activity involved in the quality assurance process according to company standards.
  10. Making use of user story, wire-frames design documents for functional GUI testing purpose
  11. Create detailed, comprehensive, and well- structured test plans, test scenarios and test cases.
  12. Take an active role to support the Project Manager in developing project plans, estimating work, and tracking progress against deadlines as well as regular reporting of the progress to the Project Manager and client.
  13. Under the supervision of the Project Manager, deliver software demonstrations to the client and prepare user manuals.
  14. Under the supervision of the Project Manager, plan, assign, prioritize and ensure completion of tasks with quality.

How to Apply

If you are interested in this role, please send your CV along with a Cover Letter and Salary Expectation through the following link.

Link Here

Important Note: Only those applications coming through the above link will be further evaluated. Applications from any other source will be discarded.

About the team

About NAXA

Naxa is a youth-led geospatial service oriented company founded in 2014 with a focus on GIS and mapping based technological solutions. The core expertise of the company lies in digital mapping, geodata collection and management, analysis and development of geospatial applications. Founded by Geomatics Engineers specializing in geospatial technology, the company holds a strong team of highly skilled software developers and data analysts. NAXA has assisted organizations in conceptualizing, designing and implementing web mapping platforms for visual dissemination of datasets. The company has worked with (but not limited to) the Government of Nepal, UN Agencies, Bilateral Organizations, INGOs, NGOs, and private companies in the past in conceptualizing and materializing data-centric digital solutions that enable data-driven decision making.

Read more on https://naxa.com.np/