Senior Software Engineer QA
OpenBet is sport. The world's top sports betting brands choose OpenBet as their partner for world-class content, leading tech, and tailored services. We have their back. So they’re ready with exciting, memorable, and safe sports betting experiences, to entertain millions of players worldwide.
OpenBet’s mission is to power growth and player engagement for operators through a global betting ecosystem that delivers at scale, at speed, at every great sports event. Our 1000 talented colleagues are the market's top team. We achieve billions of bets in a season; 60,000+ per second (more transactions than Amazon on Prime Day); 100% uptime (zero Superbowl crashes!) and we're built on 25 years of imaginative technology that is iterated daily.
OpenBet has established a premium client base of more than 75 operators worldwide and has 34 licenses across the fastest growing regulated sports betting markets in North America, Europe, and Asia Pacific. The team is growing at scale driven by accelerated demand for our products and significant investment. We offer the speed, dynamism, and growth opportunities of a start-up, underpinned by the stability and strength of a global employer.
Working at OpenBet every day is an opportunity for you to create exciting betting entertainment for millions of sports fans across the globe.
Want to be part of our evolving future growth?
Work within an agile Feature Team of Agile Delivery Leads, Product Owners and Software Developers to cover QA related activities such as translating business requirements, user stories and acceptance criteria into test scenarios/cases.
Translate business requirements, user stories, acceptance criteria into test scenarios / test cases
Provide Test estimates and QA sign off for projects to the management team
Define the scope for automation testing (component, integration) and manual testing
Creation of accurate and high-level test cases, automation scripts, and plans in agreement with Product and BA teams that will be maintained throughout the project lifecycle and will be provided to customer teams for ongoing deployments.
Define and execute regression tests
Carry out thorough exploratory testing when required
Troubleshoot test automation failures
Raise clear and accurate defects, follow up on resolutions and retest fixes
Ensure both manual and automated regression packs are maintained and updated bases on new functionality and changes
Involved in test case review process
Report test results to Test Lead and/or other colleagues in a clear and concise manner
Assist Test Lead in creating Test Artefacts and Quality Metrics
Work closely with the Test Lead to ensure best practices are in place and adhered to in order to maintain high levels of software quality
Provide mentoring and coaching to junior members of staff.
Knowledge & Experience:
Experience of using test tools both enterprise and open source.
A Technical background - BSc or equivalent in IT/Engineering/Scientific or related discipline and professional experience of minimum of four years in IT.
Demonstrable ability to define and construct automated test cases to a high level (e.g. using Gherkin / Cucumber, Selenium, QTP or Postman etc.).
Good interpersonal skills to communicate at all levels.
Thorough knowledge of structured test methods and procedures.
Proven experience of testing complex user interfaces.
Strong communication and presentation skills.
A commitment to quality and a thorough, detailed approach to work.
Experience with various development methodologies; Agile, TDD or Waterfall.
5+ years’ experience in QA of which 2+ years’ experience working with test automation tools
Should be opinionated, especially about quality.
It would also be great to see these skills/experiences as well:
Experience of working on highly complex, distributed systems.
Experience with Java, Gherkin/Cucumber, Selenium
Experience with JIRA and TestRail
Some experience developing test cases for software developed using Akka, Kafka, Scala and Cassandra.
API Testing with Postman
A working understanding of Docker, Ansible, Maven, Jenkins, and Git (BitBucket).
Understanding of Behaviour/Test Driven Development.
Experience working with version control systems.
Qualified to ISEB/ISTQB Foundation level.
Why would you enjoy working with us at OpenBet?:
- Competitive benefits, an open and supportive environment as well as a modern and exciting workplace.
- The opportunity to interact with global teams on a regular basis and the possibility to switch teams and projects as you and our business continues to develop and grow.
- Training support and the opportunity for further career development in cut edge technologies & practices.
- Tangible and genuine development - at OpenBet, you can take your career where you want it to go!
- Exposure to real work, business-critical projects and the chance to develop some of the world’s leading e-commerce sportsbooks whilst working on exciting client projects.