Agile Tester in Barcelona

Xing

Salary
Undisclosed salary
Workplace
Onsite
Hours
Full-Time
Internship
No
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Job Description

XING is the social network for business professionals with millions of members all over the world. Help us shape the future – for a better working life! In our Barcelona office, we are looking for an experienced and passionate Agile Tester to be part of a new engineering team. Within our team, you will work on existing and new products that engage users to communicate offline and online.

A challenging task

  • You are a curious and courageous tester, who ideally has at least 2 years of experience in testing web or mobile applications.
  • You are a clear and precise communicator who is alert and proactive
  • Ideally you have an engineering background, but that is not mandatory.
  • You are keen to keep on learning about technical topics and also happy to share your knowledge and experience.
  • You always know one more way to improve things –and you know when "good" is "good enough".
  • You should have first experience with web development tools and architecture, version control systems (e.g. Git) and continuous integration (e.g. Jenkins).
  • You should have first experience with automated testing with e.g. Selenium, Capybara, meaning you can do the coding that is necessary for that
  • Mobile testing experience would be a great plus, as we are doing a lot within the XING mobile apps
  • You are a proficient English speaker

A convincing background
  • You are a curious and courageous tester, who ideally has at least 2 years of experience in testing web or mobile applications.
  • You are a clear and precise communicator who is alert and proactive
  • Ideally you have an engineering background, but that is not mandatory.
  • You are keen to keep on learning about technical topics and also happy to share your knowledge and experience.
  • You always know one more way to improve things –and you know when "good" is "good enough".
  • You should have first experience with web development tools and architecture, version control systems (e.g. Git) and continuous integration (e.g. Jenkins).
  • You should have first experience with automated testing with e.g. Selenium, Capybara, meaning you can do the coding that is necessary for that
  • Mobile testing experience would be a great plus, as we are doing a lot within the XING mobile apps
  • You are a proficient English speaker

An inspiring environment

• The chance to work on a large, highly distributed platform with over 14 million users.

• A variety of technologies and languages: Perl, Ruby on Rails, Java, Scala, Elasticsearch, REST, AMQP, Linux, Hadoop, Riak, MongoDB, MySQL, Solr, iOS, Android, Backbone.js, jQuery, Git, Jenkins…

• An innovation/hack week every few months where you can unleash your creativity and ideas.

• Training and conferences.

• A sunny office located in the centre of Barcelona, with a large terrace.

• A multicultural environment with employees from all over the world.

• Subsidised restaurant tickets, free fruit, drinks, snacks and much more.

• Company pension plan.

• Spanish and German lessons.

• A mobile device as well for private use (iPhone, iPad, Android…).

• Competitive salary.

• Permanent contract

• We contribute into open source (https://github.com/xing) and let the world know what we are doing (https://devblog.xing.com) and organize public user groups and coding events.

Check our twitter to see our day to day! @xing_bcn


 

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