tester (automation) in Kuala Lumpur

wei yung chin, randstad
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kuala lumpur, wilayah persekutuan
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wei yung chin, randstad
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about the company:

Our client mission is to become the largest lead generator for e-commerce in South East Asia. With more than 1000 partners on our platform, 150 employees, and 30M monthly page views they are very well setup to achieve this goal still this year.

With a superstar, internationally-sourced management team, combining experience from BCG, Microsoft, Zalora, Apple, IBM and other world-class organizations, with local talent and insights from the 7 countries they are operating in regionally, our client is well positioned for continued success and they want you to be a part of it!

about the role:

Our client is looking for a Quality Assurance Team Lead who can drive cultural change in an engineering team of 25 people, growing to twice the size in 2 years from now. Are you passionate about pixels and performance in markets like Indonesia, where slow mobile connections and smartphones are still predominant? Are you passionate about data quality in a big data environment with a product catalogue of 500m SKUs?

Then you are the right person to drive their quality improvements, creating world class automation for regression and feature testing, develop and drive a high-level test strategy, as well as take a hands-on approach to implementing that strategy. Your work will closely integrate with and extend their Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery capabilities.

job scope and responsibilities:

In this role, you will:

  • Be responsible for designing, developing and executing automated functional, integration and regression tests while working closely with the development team.
  • Take ownership of our existing testing frameworks and help delivery new capabilities.
  • Collaborate with the development team to continuously refactor and improve automation framework for re-usability and speed.
  • Train and guide the development team to execute and update automated testing suites.
  • Work side-by-side with developers to analyse test results, locate problems, identify root causes and develop solutions.
  • Collaborate closely with a cross-functional team of product managers and developers to build the product requirements and understand how all elements of our platform work together.
  • Assist the QA Team Lead to develop QA approaches and oversee the creation and execution of test plans, monitoring and reporting on test execution and key quality metrics

job requirements:

  • A Bachelor's Degree/Diploma in Computer Science, Information Technology or a related subject.
  • Expected to be versed in best of bread software industry engineering and lifecycle practices such as TDD, CI, CD, BDD etc.
  • Experienced in the implementation, design, coding, and running of automated functional, integration and regression tests.
  • Experienced with test automation frameworks for acceptance testing, data driven testing, and acceptance test-driven development in a distributed cloud hosted environment.
  • Experience with Docker containers is a plus.
  • A team player that knows how to work closely with development and product teams to communicate problem impacts and to understand business requirements.
  • Autonomous and firm in level of tolerance when dealing with delivery quality and usability.
  • Comfortable communicating cross-functionally in formal and informal settings.
  • Creative problem-solving skills, effective interpersonal and communication skills.

benefits and culture:

  • Freedom to own and drive your own goals, directly impacting success and growth of the business
  • Opportunity to experience the tipping point of today's hottest emerging markets and industry
  • Exposure to a world-class management team with diverse backgrounds and boundless ambitions
  • Accelerate your career advancement, supported by a start-up in it's hyper growth phase
  • Highly affordable andfun lifestylein a tropical metropolis in the heart of SE Asia
  • Experience Asia's diverse cultures with talent and experts from more than 25 nationalities
  • Flexible working environment, where results matter more than face-time with your manager
  • Gain deep technical knowledge about what drives eCommerce conversions


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educational requirements

Bachelor Degree