Full-Time

Senior QA Engineer

Posted on 5/14/2024

Octopus Energy

Octopus Energy

1,001-5,000 employees

Provides 100% renewable electricity solutions

Data & Analytics
Energy

Senior

Manchester, UK

Required Skills
Agile
Quality Assurance (QA)
Requirements
  • Solid understanding of best practices such as TDD, BDD, CI/CD and the Test Pyramid
  • Expert understanding of the challenges of testing complex, highly performing and high-quality software systems
  • Experience working in an agile/lean software development process and with code management & deployment strategies
  • Understanding of secure coding approaches & testing applications from a security perspective
  • Understanding of approaches to building and testing for performance, including testing API performance
Responsibilities
  • Operate as both a “Doer” and a “Thinker” to fulfill quality commitments and enhance testing coverage
  • Provide input for and champion testability, collaborating with development teams to mentor and educate them in good testing practices
  • Be the ambassador for quality and collaborate with software engineers to produce products meeting client expectations
  • Implement key quality principles like the Test Pyramid for all development teams
  • Participate in agile ceremonies and influence quality process involvements within the teams

Octopus Energy provides 100% renewable electricity sourced from solar, wind, and water, offering smart tariffs for smart meters, including intelligent electric vehicle charging and off-peak electricity options. The company is dedicated to advancing transformative technologies to drive renewable energy adoption and reduce global dependence on fossil fuels.

Company Stage

Private

Total Funding

$2.5B

Headquarters

, United Kingdom

Founded

2016

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

0%

1 year growth

0%

2 year growth

6%