Senior Mobile apps QA Automation Developer


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Posted 1 month ago

About Kraken
Our mission is to accelerate the adoption of cryptocurrency so that you and the rest of the world can achieve financial freedom and inclusion.  Founded in 2011 and with over 4 million clients, Kraken is one of the world's largest, most successful bitcoin exchanges and we're growing faster than ever. Our range of successful products are playing an important role in the mainstream adoption of crypto assets.  We attract people who constantly push themselves to think differently and chart exciting new paths in a rapidly growing industry. Kraken is a diverse group of dreamers and doers who see value in being radically transparent. Let's change the way the world thinks about money! Join the revolution!
We are looking for a highly experienced developer that enjoys driving quality on mobile apps through extensive automation.  As a senior mobile app automation developer you would drive testing efforts, both by producing high quality tests and by mentoring more junior members of the team.  Your critical thinking and data reporting will shape the future of our product.

What you will do

  • Work with Product Managers, Developers, and our Manual Testing team to:
  • Deliver automated test cases in our Detox/Cucumber framework from feature stories and existing manual regression tests
  • Create highly reusable test steps that can be easily used by others to write test cases
  • Advocate for quality in all aspects of our product
  • Write tickets for failed test cases
  • Develop and monitor KPIs for the mobile applications automation teamSome manual testing to better understand new features
  • Review MRs and coach more junior members on best practices
  • Collaborate with other automation engineers across the Kraken family of products to crosstrain and create a uniform look and feel to our testing infrastructure.

Who you are

  • Passionate about the Kraken mission of accelerating the adoption of cryptocurrency so that the world can achieve financial freedom and inclusion
  • A Detox/Cucumber developer with a passion for Quality Assurance
  • Experienced in building & maintaining test pipelines using Docker containers
  • Experienced in using emulators in Android Studio & Apple xCode environments
  • Experience in writing, executing and monitoring test suites using a variety of technologies including, but not limited to, Cucumber, Detox
  • Experienced in Mobile app development and QA
  • Experience with Java, Javascript, Cucumber, Rust, and Bash
  • Experienced with the Atlassian family of products
  • Experience using Git
  • Direct QA experience in either finance, equities, or cryptocurrency exchange mobile apps
  • Must understand the difference between buy/sell at market vs limit, must understand long and short positions as well as margin trades
  • Have been a leader in QA to bring mobile applications to market prior
  • Bachelor's degree in relevant fields (computer science or finance) and 5+ years QA
  • automation experience or equivalent industry experience

  • Pluses
  • Active trading account in cryptocurrency
  • Direct QA experience in exchange markets
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Job tags: Android Docker Java JavaScript KPIs Mentoring Mobile