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QA Engineer

Zumo

Zumo

Software Engineering, Quality Assurance
Edinburgh, UK
Posted on Friday, November 17, 2023

Who are we?

Zumo is the FCA registered, blockchain-powered digital asset partner for individuals and institutions.

Zumo App, our consumer crypto wallet, allows individuals to exchange, store, send and spend cryptocurrency alongside their ordinary money.

Zumo Enterprise, our B2B crypto-as-a-service platform, helps banks and financial institutions to roll out compliant and ESG-aligned crypto products.

Guided by the principles of sustainability, security and customer empowerment, Zumo provides simple and secure technologies to unlock the benefits of crypto and web3.

Our mission

We're on a mission to bring the benefits of digital currencies to people and businesses everywhere through sustainable and responsible growth.

We believe in a career-defining experience for our people, and we’re looking for individuals who share our values to join us on the journey to build a better financial future.

Salary range: £45,000-£60,000 per annum

We are looking for a QA engineer to help our product evolve and scale to meet growing customers' needs. You will play a key role in ensuring that our products meet the highest standards of quality.

You’ll be surrounded by incredibly passionate, talented and dedicated people, who all have a say in what we build and how we build it. We encourage proactivity, embrace creative problem solving and drive for improvement.

We strive to build empowered, cross-functional product teams, supported by agile principles and fuelled by the passion to build outstanding products to support our mission.

Beside your day to day responsibilities, you will have the opportunity to contribute to decisions relating to processes, technologies, and tools. Your expertise and insights will be essential to identify improvement and propose solutions to enhance the overall quality of our products and services.

Who are we looking for?

  • You are a passionate QA engineer with 3 – 4 years of experience delivering outstanding results in product teams.
  • You have expertise in writing, maintaining & executing test scenarios through the product lifecycle.
  • You have expertise in manual testing of mobile applications, web applications and APIs (Postman API).
  • You have expertise in at least one test automation framework for API testing (e.g. Jest, Jasmine. Experience with WebdriverIO is a plus.)
  • You have strong knowledge of software QA principles, methodologies, and tools (Xray Test Management is a plus).
  • You have understanding of concepts behind CI/CD, issue and project tracking tools (e.g. TestRail, Xray Test Management, Jira, Confluence) and source code management tools (e.g. GitHub, GitLab or Bitbucket).
  • You are familiar with Javascript/Typescript.
  • You are familiar, or keen to work, with blockchain and other web3 protocols.
  • You are a great problem solver and good communicator with a strong attention to detail who takes pride in their work.
  • You are comfortable with the unknown and you love to experiment and learn.
  • You are a team player who believes the most incredible things are achieved as a team.
  • You have a genuine desire to build an outstanding product for our customers.
  • You have a sense of empathy for users, customers, teammates and colleagues.
  • You are passionate about testing tools & technologies and keen to experiment and innovate.

Zumo’s internal mission is to create an environment where you can create the best work of your career. In order to do that, we offer:

  • A remote first hybrid work environment - Everyone does their best work in different environments. We operate as a remote first hybrid team, giving you the flexibility to work wherever suits you best.
  • Professional development - We focus on fostering a culture of learning, curiosity and ongoing professional development.
  • Pension - We give you flexibility to opt in to our voluntary company pension scheme.
  • Generous holiday allowance - Having plentiful “off the grid” time is key to doing your best work. We offer flexible time off and generous allowance of 40 days per year.
  • At Zumo, we believe in the strength that difference brings to our business, our culture, and our community. We value the opinions and experiences of all our colleagues and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer.

Our values

Inclusion inspires

  • Zumo is accessible to everyone, everywhere
  • We believe that the benefits of crypto and blockchain are for everyone
  • Our decision-making is founded on the balance between people, profit and planet

Transparency wins

  • The technology that we build has usability and security at its core
  • We seek to make the complex simple
  • We don’t use jargon

Unshakable commitment

  • We bring our A game to work every day
  • We believe that great productivity comes from a tranquil environment
  • We give feedback in a respectful way

Love the adventure

  • We don’t take the easy path unless it’s the right one
  • We’re constantly exploring to find the best way
  • We accept failure as part of the road to success

Towards a sustainable world

When it comes to crypto, we don’t believe progress should come at the cost of the environment. As the sector develops and matures at unparalleled pace, we have the perfect opportunity to ensure we develop products and behaviours that will help the future of the planet. And we believe we can play our part in demystifying the information surrounding digital assets and their impact on the climate, helping everyone to understand, assess and contribute to the decarbonisation of the industry. Find out more about our net zero strategy, partnerships, environmental pledge and work to decarbonise the sector on our webpage here.