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Senior QA-Engineer (m/f)

Madrid, Spain

Job Type

Full time

About the Role

Akens \ Nordburg is looking for a Senior QA-Engineer (m/f) to enlarge the IT development team
based in Madrid of a leading German company within the furniture retail sector.

Our client has seen
in the past years a substantial shift towards e-commerce, making it a core component of the
company business strategy.

The company is currently focused on an omnichannel approach, seamlessly integrating the physical and digital channels to offer customers a unified shopping experience.

Your responsibilities:
• Collaborate with the development team to create test plans and strategies that outline
testing scope, objectives, and approach.
• Develop detailed and comprehensive test cases, test scripts, and test data based on
project requirements and specifications.
• Execute manual and automated tests to identify defects, bugs, and performance
issues, and ensure they are properly documented and tracked.
• Conduct regular regression testing to ensure that new code changes do not negatively
impact existing functionality.
• Document and manage defects using bug tracking tools and work closely with the
development team to resolve issues.
• Identify areas for process improvement, suggest enhancements to test methodologies, and contribute to best practices for QA processes.
• Conduct performance testing, load testing, and stress testing to assess software
performance and scalability.
• Perform security testing to identify vulnerabilities and ensure the software is secure
from potential threats.
• Create and maintain test documentation, including test plans, test cases, and test summary reports.



• Bachelor’s degree in computer science, Information Technology, or a related field (or

equivalent work experience).

• More than 5 years’ experience with Unit Backend (PHPunit), Unit Frontend (jest), APIs

(RestAPI, GraphQL), Programming (TypeScript and JavaScript).

• More than 5 years’ experience in general software engineering (Data types,

relational/non-relational DBs, BigO notation, CI/CD), web metrics (Web Vitals,

Lighthouse) and payments (General flow -authorisation and its lifetime, IPN, types of

payment methods and their differences, etc.-).

• More than 2-3 years’ experience with integration (Codeception), Programming (PHP,

bash), monitoring (NewRelic,ELK), system design (Distributed systems -CDN, FPC,

WAF, load balancing, replication-), and GDPR

• Excellent problem-solving and troubleshooting skills.

• You are characterized by a commitment to continuous development.

• You are interested in new technologies.

• You have a very good command of English.

About the Company

A\N is a human resources consultancy made up of professionals with a long track record in the sector. We specialize in the search for international profiles in middle and executive positions.

A\N is a spin-off of the German-Spanish Chamber of Commerce. After more than 15 years providing search and recruitment services in the German-Spanish environment, we emerged as an independent initiative in order to be able to provide our clients with a wider range of services.

At A\N we specialize in international recruitment services, with a special focus on positions in Spain, Germany, Austria and Switzerland. However, our projects also cover Europe and Latin America.

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