Junior Developer in QA Automation

Creatix Slovakia, s.r.o.

Place of work
Einsteinova 11, Petržalka
Contract type
full-time, agreement-based (Temporary jobs), trade licence

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

Like being around other entrepreneurial geeks? Want to play a pivotal role in the growth of one of Chicago’s hottest tech companies? Then we want to hear from you. We promise you the freedom and space you need to be creative, show off your skills, and grow your expertise.

For nearly 15 years, we’ve partnered with the biggest tech brands to get their ideas to market faster. We work with the latest enterprise technology and tools, prize collaboration in all that we do, and push the boundaries with every new project. Now, we’re the engineering horsepower behind a fast-growing healthtech company that helps millions of customers access affordable health insurance. The company has quickly become an industry leader, but its potential for positive impact is only beginning.

Our technology has and always will play a key role in our growth, and we are constantly modernizing our technological stack in a very thoughtful, business-driven way. Our engineers gain valuable exposure to the most advanced enterprise technologies, tools and processes, while working with emerging technologies like Spring boot for BE, React and Typescript for FE, Kotlin and Gauge for QA Automation, Docker for deployment, Terraform and AWS for scalable infrastructure. We’re committed to growing a team of well-rounded engineers, operating software in a production environment and building production-worthy software that delivers results and reliability to the entire organization. That’s where you come in.

As our Junior Developer in QA Automation, you will be responsible for automating executable specifications of our products and products of our US based mother company. We are targeting continuous delivery of new features and changes to our existing systems alike and developing well engineered tests and automation scripts are a key component of this endeavor. Success in this role will be achieved by architecting, creating and maintaining code that will power the executable specifications, and other related scripts in a web and mobile app based environment. You participate in daily stand-ups, collaborative specification ceremonies for new features and products that are on the table, and other occasional team ceremonies.
We’ll teach you to work with Gauge, an attractive cross-platform automation tool, and Kotlin programming language.

If you prefer to work with real life proven approaches (inspired by Specification by Example, Living Documentation) over cumbersome methodologies, then you are at the right place.

We’ll address your career aspirations
● This is an excellent opportunity for starting developers to broaden their skillset and sharpen their coding practices
● You’ll have several future career opportunities. You either decide to continue within QA Automation Engineering or move on to Software development. We’ll give you the tools, trainings and freedom to design your own career path

We expect you to
● Take ownership of the specification automation development, and execution for implementations on a small to medium scale
● Assist in determining severity of any issues found and ability communicate said information to stakeholders
● Demo your work to your team members and the stakeholders of your feature
● Participate in specification and tech meetings with business & technology teams
● Determine the root cause of issues, resolve testing issues, and drive issues to closure
● Work as a strong, agile, diligent team player

Basic wage component (gross) and other rewards

Salary starting at: Junior minimum 1300 EUR. Mid-level minimum 1800 EUR. Senior minimum 2600 EUR. Salaries vary based on relevant experience & skills. 13th salary bonus based on individual & company performance.

Employee perks, benefits

Work With Us
Since 2005, we’ve partnered with high-growth, high-tech brands to accelerate innovation and business value.

We work with enterprise tools and processes, add engineering horsepower, and dare to push the limits of what’s possible – and we owe our success to our talented team. That’s why we’re committed to a company culture that inspires each one of them to do their best work.

High-Impact Projects
Get deep exposure to enterprise technology and develop solutions that serve a greater purpose through our work with one of the fastest-growing healthtech companies.

Competitive Compensation
Be recognized and rewarded for your performance, with salary and benefits you and your family can rely on over the long run.

Professional Growth Opportunities
Get to know the best tools, technologies and platforms available, and collaborate with senior leaders invested in helping you reach your career goals.

Flexible Schedules
Whether you’re working remotely or need to take your son to the doctor, you don’t have to be a slave to the office to do great work with us.

We Are Family
We want our workplace to feel like home – so feel free to grab a snack and a beer from our kitchen and unwind with your coworkers over a friendly Xbox game.

Health and Wellness
Healthy employees are happy employees, which is why we offer weekly yoga classes in the office, standing desks and fitness gear, and discounted gym memberships.

Company perks
● Flexible work hours, remote work opportunities and home office
● 3 sick days
● Annual performance bonus
● Professional development program (budget dedicated for hard and soft skills)
● Exchange program (travel opportunities to work on-site in Chicago)
● English program (speaking and writing classes)
● Fitness program (Multisport or Golem card) and sponsored in-office yoga
● Company laptop
● Chill-out zone with table football, table tennis, Xbox, and focus rooms
● Team-building activities, family days, company breakfasts, parties and ad-hoc team events
● Free snacks, coffee, fresh fruit and smoothies
● Referral program

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

Secondary with school-leaving examination
Follow-up/Higher Professional Education
University education (Bachelor's degree)
University education (Master's degree)

Language skills

English - Upper intermediate (B2)

Other knowledge

Java - advanced
Python - advanced
JavaScript - advanced

Personality requirements and skills

Must-Haves
● Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Engineering (any), or equivalent foreign education and experience accepted; alternatively, significant experience in the field can be assumed as proper substitute
● Strong understanding of object oriented or functional programming paradigm
● At least one of the programing languages: Kotlin, Groovy, Java, Python, JavaScript / TypeScript, Ruby is required
● Ability to write clean and readable scripting code
● Analytical thinking with the ability to see big picture
● Written and spoken communication skills in English; (B2 category)

Nice-to-Haves
● Understanding of methodologies and software development life cycle with the ability to apply this knowledge to daily operations
● Familiarity with Gauge or Cucumber
● Previous testing experience

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Brief description of the company

Since 2004, Creatix has provided the software engineering horsepower companies need to innovate faster and more efficiently. Our talented team members bring a wide range of technical expertise, working alongside high-tech, high-growth organizations to augment existing teams or provide a one-stop solution for development capabilities. Now part of the GoHealth family, a leading provider in the healthtech space, Creatix works alongside GoHealth to power a fully integrated platform that allows millions to access affordable health insurance options. The combined team will continue to expand its capabilities to meet growing market demand, providing the next generation of talent with incredible opportunities for professional growth. Visit Creatix at www.creatix.sk

Number of employees

50-99 employees

Company address

Creatix Slovakia, s.r.o.
Einsteinova 11
851 01 Bratislava
http://thinkcreatix.com

Contact

Contact person: Mgr. Michal Janik
Tel.: +421904478311
E-mail: send CV
ID: 3475866   Dátum zverejnenia: 10.4.2019   Základná zložka mzdy (brutto) a ďalšie odmeny:   Salary starting at: Junior minimum 1300 EUR. Mid-level minimum 1800 EUR. Senior minimum 2600 EUR. Salaries vary based on relevant experience & skills. 13th salary bonus based on individual & company performance.