Stress-free commute to work
QA Engineer - Exploratory
WHY SHUTTL ?
Shuttl makes it possible for thousands of daily commuters to travel with dignity. We are solving a huge infrastructural gap in our mass transport system with a lot of success. Our services are available to both the end consumer as well as businesses across many cities in India.
Our company culture reflects the responsible, liberal and creative mindset of our team. We believe that technology is and will be a key differentiator and we are excited to apply and create technology to solve problems in the mass transportation space.
Our engineering team is composed of three groups - consumer, business and platform. The consumer group builds solutions that allow ordinary citizens to use Shuttl. The business group builds solutions that service transportation and fleet management needs for businesses. Finally, the platform group is responsible for building the platform that is leveraged by the consumer and business groups.
WHAT WILL I DO ?
You will work as as Senior Software Engineer for the QA team.
You will report into the QA Manager. Your team will comprise of other QA Engineers and Backend Engineers developing high quality software.
As a Senior QA Engineer at Shuttl, you are responsible for developing and executing high quality test plans for new and existing features of our Backend Systems, contributing to system testing and white box testing as well as coaching and training junior software engineers.
HOW DO WE WORK ?
Our engineering process is a five step process which consists of phases for planning, developing, testing & profiling, releasing and monitoring.
The planning phase consists of documenting of the feature/task to be done followed by various discussions. These discussions cover product, delivery estimates, release plan, monitoring plan, test plans, architecture, code design, technology choices and best practice adoption.
The development and testing phase coexist and involve writing code, unit tests, performance tests, profiling, stress testing, code reviews and QA testing. This phase is punctuated with daily scrums and standups.
The release phase is largely about managing and communicating the release to customers and internal stakeholders and activating features.
The last phase is the monitoring phase where relevant metrics and exceptions are tracked and any critical refinement for the delivered feature is undertaken. This phase culminates with a retrospective.
WHAT SKILLS SHOULD I HAVE ?
For this role we expect you to have 3+ years of relevant experience in software testing, with at least 2 years of experience in API testing and/or mobile applications. You should have strong knowledge of styles and approaches to functional testing, performance testing, white box testing & integration testing. You should be knowledgeable about networks, databases and architecture. You will have developed or learned a coherent approach to context-driven and exploratory testing that you can explain clearly. Experience with agile development, continuous integration, debugging and excellent problem-solving skills.
Knowledge of programming languages, algorithms, code design and test automation is a big plus.
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Insurance for self and family
Pf and gratuity
Discounted gym memberships
Free shuttl rides
Shuttl at a glance
Shuttl focuses on Mobile and Transportation. Their company has offices in Gurgaon and Bengaluru. They have a large team that's between 201-500 employees. To date, Shuttl has raised $31M of funding; their latest round was closed on July 2018.