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Quality/Test Engineer

at Kin + Carta Europe

Location: London

Department: Testing

About Kin + Carta

At Kin + Carta Europe we believe growth is built, not theorised. We’re makers, builders and creators by nature, and we come to work every day to build experiences customers will love and technologies businesses will thrive on. 

Our approach is simple: Accelerate idea-to-value by striking the ideal balance of human-centred design, Agile engineering and the realities of affecting change at scale. Including new product development, service design and cloud modernisation, we take a hands-on approach to transforming our clients’ business. We’re headquartered in London and have delivery offices in Chicago, New York, Edinburgh, Amsterdam and Buenos Aires. 

 

The Quality Engineer role in a nutshell:

Kin and Carta Europe are looking for a talented Quality Engineer to help us build and evolve our test team and test strategy across an exciting range of projects. We hire passionate, dedicated testers who love to explore and question every step of the software development lifecycle in an open environment.

At Kin and Carta Europe we believe that quality is core to everything we are involved with. We believe collaboration, empowerment, and communication are the key contributors to success. We feel that having the ability to be open and honest about the quality of what we work on is fundamental to the robustness and reliability of the products we create.

If you want to learn and grow in a supportive environment whilst doing your best work then read on...

 

What you can expect

  • A dedicated advocate of delivering quality software
  • Involved in innovating and defining how the products we build will work and function
  • Learning and collaborating within Agile teams
  • Create and help drive new ideas that challenge and improve what we do at Kin + Carta Europe
  • Using a combination of exploratory and context-driven testing to ensure quality from start to finish
  • Nurture and grow the test team, its culture, and practices

 

The type of person we would love to meet:

  • Confidence to question and challenge from a Testing perspective
  • The ability to quickly become a subject matter expert
  • Knowledge of different testing techniques, test designs, and test strategies
  • Awareness of cross-platform complexities and their impact on quality
  • Experience of working in an Agile team
  • Enthusiasm to work outside of your comfort zone
  • Demonstrable initiative - you like to think outside of the box
  • The ability to be adaptable and learn quickly

 

It's nice (but not essential) if you have some of these:

  • Experience in Automation, and knowing when, where and what to automate - and the value it brings
  • A good knowledge of Mobile Device platforms
  • Experience of using Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD) collaboratively
  • An understanding of networking principles
  • Experience with API testing
  • An understanding of CI/CD practices
  • Exposure to the larger Testing community

 

Kin + Carta Europe believes in creating a culture where diversity, regardless of its form, is just a part of who we are. We empower every individual to share what matters to them, subsequently creating a culture where every person, regardless of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, or disability status, is treated as a valued member of Kin + Carta Europe!

Our benefits

Curious minds are nurtured at Kin + Carta through a wide range of benefits including:

Training icon Continuous learning
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Cycle to Work Scheme
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Friday drinks and quarterly socials
Women leaders programme Women leadership programme
Affordable gym membership Affordable gym membership
Mentoring icon Affinity groups
Discounted private healthcare Discounted private healthcare
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Season Ticket Loan

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Kin + Carta believes in creating a culture where diversity, regardless of its form, is just a part of who we are. We empower every individual to share what matters to them, subsequently creating an environment where every person, regardless of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, or disability status, is treated as a valued member of our Kin!