Software Development Engineer in Test

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Software Development Engineer in Test (Android)

Are you passionate about quality?

Are you an advocate for building and maintaining non-flaky automated test cases for mobile application?

Do you believe in quality engineering and tooling to make the entire work process easier?


Our development team not only focuses on writing code, but also on ensuring its quality - and we are now working hard on our testing strategies.

You are the expert in Software Quality, and we expect you to propose new technologies and practices to optimise our processes and infrastructure.

You are keen on tackling crash and monitoring server status and relevant KPIs.

That is why you will implement & maintain the testing infrastructure for a high-quality test automation and infrastructure.

Plus, you will test our entire system with special focus on our Android Apps.


  • If you know the difference between unit tests, surface tests, integration tests, regression tests and load tests;
  • If you know when good is “good enough” and when to take a closer look;
  • If you are experienced in Android Test Automation with Espresso, Appium, Calabash, UIAutomator, UI Automation, Robotium, or any other testing frameworks;
  • If you are up for the challenge…

Hop in to FREE NOW and show us your automation magic!

What are we expecting from you?

  • to contribute to the team achieving its sprint goal reliably;
  • to lead on improving to our test automation frameworks and best practices;
  • to support increasing the quality of our current live product;
  • to champion “Quality first” mindset within your team;
  • to share with and learn from others;
  • to reduce lead time to deliver software without compromising on quality;
  • to act not only as an individual contributor, but rather to enable software engineers to improve our quality.

Why would you consider this job as a greatopportunity for you career:

  • desire to use a mix of technical mastery and leadership to support quality effort with strong passion for mentoring and automate everything :-) ;
  • massive impact in a big e-hailing player;
  • chances to build new things that do not currently exist.

Main requirements

  • experience in setting up and promoting good testing practices in at least one of our platforms (BE/FE/iOS/Android);
  • experience in setting up the necessary environment of successful test automation (environment provisioning, hooking testing tooling into CI pipelines, enabling system to be in the right state with the right data to support testing);
  • experience working with necessary metrics/KPIs to support evaluation of efficiency and effectiveness of testing practice;
  • Some knowledge about software architecture, Infrastructure (AWS, Docker) to also act as a consultant to our developers to write better, non-flaky and faster tests;
  • Write and maintain Quality Engineering productivity tools/ automating tasks and processes;
  • Integrate SonarQube into build cycle to provide constant feedback for code quality;
  • Use mock to perform test in isolation.


  • Intensive Fridays
  • Gym membership
  • Quarterly team-building activities (karting, bowling, laser tag, escape rooms, barbecues/calçotades…)
  • Yearly off-site weeks
  • Hacking days and occasional trips to our HQ in Hamburg
  • Weekly free buffet breakfast in the office
  • Health insurance with basic dental coverage
  • 25 days annual leave plus your birthday off, as well as Christmas and New Year's Eve
  • A monthly mobility allowance for free taxi rides
  • The opportunity to use the latest technologies and implement your own ideas
  • Flexible learning and development opportunities through internal and external workshops, events and conferences
  • Free language lessons

...and all the usual start-up goodies like free fruit, unlimited drinks, ping pong, after-work beers and many more!

Oh, and the opportunity to work with the best team in the world (we know, everybody says so, but at FREE NOW it’s true)!

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