Job Description
We are looking for a motivated, fast learning Software Test Developer with good programming, problem determination, and communication skills. The role will be supporting user story testing and automating in a high percentage of test cases for efficient CI processes. The successful candidate is someone who is passionate about quality improvement and is a team player. The applicant should have good knowledge of Java programming and a strong interest in iOS app testing.

About us
Wire is a European start-up building a modern, secure and open source privacy-focused communications experience. We are a Swiss company with a development center in Berlin, Germany. Our people come from a wide range of backgrounds, united by shared passion for communication, design and technology. www.wire.com

Benefits
When you join:
Work with experts, multicultural team from 20 nationalities, competitive salary, relocation support, career growth opportunities, beautiful office with a rooftop terrace in the heart of Berlin.

Day-to-day:
Functional programming languages, hardware of your choice, adjustable standing desks, high quality chairs, regular tech talks, developer meetups in the office, bike storage, table tennis, foosball, yoga, breakfasts and lunches.

Responsibilities

  • Create and execute test cases for new stories
  • Automate and maintain test cases
  • Collaborate with the designers on spec and use cases
  • Be a part of the scrum team and scrum meetings
  • Find, troubleshoot, investigate bugs and log them in Jira
  • Share insights and bugs with the other QA members
  • Support CS on escalated problems
  • Be a quality gate keeper of the releases

Requirements

  • 3+ years experience in software testing
  • Good knowledge of Java 
  • Proactive and open minded person with the ability to think critically
  • Good analytical skills and willingness to track down root causes of issues

Education
Bachelor’s degree is required; technical degree preferred