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QA Engineer

Hostelworld
Meet the World

Job details

  • Full-time
  • calendar
  • map markerPorto, PT
  • cardRequires Work Permit
    Requires that you're a citizen or have a valid work permit / visa sponsorship to work in the country in which this position is based.
  • routeIntermediate
  • routeEnglish
    Preferred spoken language

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Intro

Our customers aren't your average tourists: they are an open-minded, spontaneous and energetic bunch who want to immerse themselves in unknown cultures, not just observe them. They want to take home unforgettable stories, the kind you can’t make up. And it’s the other global travellers they meet along the way that make all of this possible.

That’s where hostels come in. They put you at the heart of the action and make it easy to meet other travellers from all over the world, providing a unique environment to immediately get talking to other people. Hostelworld is proud to be waving the flag for the hostel industry, and we’ve got a great story to tell.

We’re looking for a passionate and energetic Test Engineer that is ready to develop their existing skills by working alongside a creative and dynamic QA team on a range of ambitious and innovative projects.

Main Responsibilities


  • Review and validation of business requirements documentation
  • Review software requirements documentation
  • Test definition and design
  • Data Generation for the execution of test cases / scenarios
  • Be accountable for quality and schedule of own deliverables
  • Effectively prioritise & manage tasks
  • Provide accurate and precise estimates
  • Exploratory testing on all new functionality on both Mobile applications and front end websites
  • The ability to work within a team and to make a valuable contribution
  • Generate statistics and reports in order to produce quality metrics and identify risk

Main requirements

  • 3rd level qualification, ideally IT related

  • Experience with web services, mobile testing and an exposure to various testing methodologies is a must

  • 2+ years relevant experience

  • Previous experience working with remote teams

  • Previous experience working in an agile environment

  • Excellent problem solving skills

  • Solid understanding and experience in manual testing

  • Experience using bug tracking tools such as Jira, Bugzilla etc

  • Knowledge and understanding of Web UI structure and development

  • Experience with SQL

  • Knowledge and hands on experience testing REST APIs

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

  • Experience in different testing techniques

  • Exposure to mobile web and app testing

  • Experience creating documentation using tools such as Confluence, MediaWiki etc

  • Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to work well in cross-functional project teams

  • Understanding of WebServices (XML, WSDL, SOAP, REST)

  • Experience with various browser tools (HTTPWatch, HTTPFox, Charles, Tamper)

  • Be highly motivated and demonstrate the willingness to learn and to grow within the role

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

  • Proficient in both spoken and written English

Nice to have

  • Knowledge of automation testing

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