Senior QA Engineer

Company Details

Make Impossible Possible in New Space

Who are we?

We are a Finnish-based international New Space company with employees from more than 41 countries in Finland, the US, the UK, Spain, Luxembourg, and Poland. Our team is a tight-knit group of experts from areas including engineering, software development, and radar technology. We’re innovative, driven people who strive for excellence in everything we do. Being advocates of our corporate culture, we value teamwork and curiosity, and we know how to have fun!

What do we do?

ICEYE is building and operating its commercial constellation of small Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR) satellites with SAR data available to customers. Our satellites acquire images of Earth at any time – even when it’s cloudy or dark – providing commercial and government partners with unmatched persistent monitoring capabilities. Information derived from our SAR images helps customers make data-driven decisions to address time-critical challenges in various sectors, such as maritime, disaster management, insurance, and finance.

What are we looking for?

To support the company’s growth, we continue to scale our Software Delivery team and looking for a Senior QA Engineers to join our global Software Engineering Team. You will report to the Director Software DeliveryThe software team is striving for a remote-first approach and hence the role can be up to 100% remote.

Responsibilities:

  • Ensure the quality of feature requirements by analysing and verifying them with the development team and product owner to as part of an agile team
  • Ensure the quality of released features by developing test plans, defining and creating test scenarios, executing test scripts, assessing test results, and reporting bugs and incidents
  • Champion a whole-team quality approach within the scrum team
  • Keeping our test automation technologies and approach up-to-date through the integration of automated testing tools and test harnesses as required.
  • Decrease the risk of introducing incidents and bugs by incrementally increasing test automation coverage at integration and above test levels
  • Ensure consistency and speed of delivery by working with the development team, QA team and DevOps specialists to setup and maintain the DevOps pipeline with respect to automated tests at different levels
  • Providing seamless software releases and deployments by working with all relevant stakeholders to ensure all relevant quality standards and processes have been applied
  • Maintain a high service level by working with software engineers and stakeholders as needed to identify and resolve production incidents and bugs

Qualifications:

  • Solid understanding of QA principles and practices
  • Ability to work independently and lead QA development activities as part of the development team
  • Ability to communicate effectively with product owner, team members and business stakeholders
  • Experience of working with Agile Methodologies and knowledge of DevOps practices
  • Minimum 5 years of software UI and/or API test automation experience using languages such as Python, Golang, Javascript.
  • Experience of the Linux operating system and writing shell scripts
  • Experience of CI/CD tools such as GitHub Actions, Azure DevOps, Jenkins etc
  • Interest in learning to work with Docker and Kubernetes
  • Experience working with AWS or any other cloud provider

Preferred:

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science/engineering
  • ISTQB certification
  • Experience using Docker
  • Experience with Kubernetes
  • Experience working with Golang
  • Experience of a working environment following the Infrastructure as Code (IAC) approach and related technologies (e.g. Ansible, Terraform)
  • Experience with different kinds of non-functional testing (e.g. performance, security, etc)
  • Experience of working with ISO 9001 and/or ISO27001

What we offer

  • A job that matters in a dynamic New Space environment with a scale-up approach
  • Competitive Salary
  • An independent role with a supportive and diverse work environment
  • Occupational healthcare, occupational and private insurance
  • A yearly benefit budget to spend as you wish (i.e. on sport, transport, wellness, lunch, etc.)
  • Relocation support (i.e. flight tickets, accommodation, relocation buddy program)
  • Time for self-development, research, training, conferences, or certification schemes
  • Inspiring and collaborating offices and silent workspaces enabling you to focus
  • Regular internal events for employees (e.g. sports events, team-building events, parties, etc.)
  • A wide variety of best coffee, tea, snacks, and sweets to accompany your daily space mission

Diversity& inclusion are core values at ICEYE. We are passionate about building and sustaining inclusive and equitable working and learning environments for all staff. We believe every member on our team enriches our diversity by exposing us to a broad range of ways to understand and engage with the world, identify challenges, and discover, design, and deliver solutions.

Could this be the role for you? Apply now to start your journey with ICEYE.

We are making the impossible possible together.

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