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QA Engineer

Tauranga, New Zealand

Who we are...

SwipedOn is a global SaaS company specialising in workplace sign in software. In a nutshell: we facilitate the sign in of people into spaces and places with a beautifully designed, customer-centric software solution. We’ve grown fast and have some big goals in the pipeline.

Due to rapid growth, we are looking for a Senior Automated QA Engineer/Test Analyst! We need someone who is excited to continuously improve and push boundaries, share their knowledge and collaborate within our fast growing team. This role plays an important part in our company’s product development process and requires detailed, comprehensive and well structured planning and testing abilities.

We are open to this role being based either in our Tauranga office or remote from wherever you live in NZ!

A bit about us...

Here at SwipedOn, we think we’re a pretty good bunch to work with (but that’s what they all say right?), so here’s a little more about us:

Our growing team is a dynamic bunch who love a laugh and are brought together by a passion for simplifying the complex and making work life as easy as possible (not to mention good coffee and a penchant for ping pong).

Our head office is perched right on the waterfront in the beautiful Bay of Plenty, and from here we have established ourselves as a successful global SaaS company. We help over 7000 businesses around the world simplify and streamline their workplace sign in, checking in thousands of employees and visitors every day.

We’re fast-moving, and enjoy building, learning and exploring new ideas together, one of our favourite mottos is “better an oops than a what if”, so if you’re looking for somewhere to test crazy ideas - we’re here for it. Our goal is to make things easy and as stress-free as possible, provide fantastic value and unbeatable customer service, all while having a bit of fun along the way.

We like to do our part for the planet too, which is why we plant a native tree for every new customer who signs up.

The Senior Automated QA Engineer/Test Analyst will be looking to use their experience to develop and execute exploratory and automated tests to continually push our product quality to the next level. You must have a passion for software development and the drive to contribute to a fast moving and innovative team. The ideal candidate will be a team player with the ability to learn quickly, keeping up to date with the latest methodologies and tools and using their own initiative. Good communication skills are essential as we work with a varied multicultural team. We’ve got a bold vision, to change the way the world uses workplace technology and you can be a part of developing these products.

What you will be doing on a daily basis...

  • Design, develop and execute automation scripts
  • Create detailed, comprehensive and well structured test plans and test cases
  • Estimate, prioritise, plan and coordinate testing activities and plan release schedules with the Product Owner
  • Review requirements, specifications and technical design documents to provide timely and meaningful feedback
  • Identify, record, document thoroughly and track bugs
  • Perform thorough regression testing when bugs are resolved
  • Actively participate in ticket creation, triage and resolution
  • Help ensure proposed features are well-designed and -scoped before development begins
  • Remain up to date with new development trends and technologies, and contribute to company wide technology decisions

We’re looking for people with…

  • Proven track record and experience in test automation roles
  • Solid knowledge and hands on experience with SQL and scripting is required
  • Solid knowledge and hands on experience with UI testing and mobile testing is required
  • Strong familiarity with RESTful API's is required
  • Knowledge across Azure, Android, React Native, React and Xamarin is desirable
  • Jira and TestRail knowledge is desirable
  • Willingness to learn new languages or technologies as necessary is required

Because it’s about more than just a pay check, we also offer some sweet perks:

  • We’re open to flexible & hybrid working arrangements
  • Company share options at no cost to you
  • Discretionary bonus
  • Get your birthday off (we might still have cake though)
  • KiwiSaver ‘on top’ of your salary
  • Paid paternity/partners leave
  • Annual wellness week
  • Free espresso coffee, smoothies, snacks, fruit & Friday beverages
  • Standing desks
  • Casual dress code, work how you feel most comfortable

We would love to hear from you if you are…

  • Keen, curious and never satisfied with 'ordinary'
  • A likeable person with a positive attitude
  • A natural collaborator who wants to be part of a growing team and company
  • Eager to share and eager to learn
  • Self-motivated
  • Constantly innovating and driving positive change

You could be one of our legends in the making, apply now with your cover letter and CV!

In your application please explain why you are interested in joining our company, and what attracts you to the position.

All applicants must have the legal right to work in NZ. Please note that applications with no cover letter will not be considered.