Quality Assurance Engineer

  • Permanent
  • CDS

COCUS Portugal:

True to our name COCUS COMPANY FOR CUSTOMERS, we are proud to deliver innovative IT solutions tailoredmade to customer’s requirements in the areas of Internet of Things, Blockchain, Data Analytics and Security. Our customers are world-leaders in their respective industries – telecommunications, tourism, media, automotive, transport and logistics impacting the lives of millions across the world. To help our customers shape the future, we need the brightest minds today. This is a fantastic opportunity for someone with the passion for explorer and the right experience to apply that passion and knowledge to the solutions we offer our customers, and experience one truly international, fun and productive working environment.

What you will be doing:

  •  Integrate a Big Data/Machine Learning focused development team working on an international customer
  • Define with the Product Owner the acceptance criteria at both the story and the system level and be able to estimate the effort to execute within a sprint
  • Work with the QA and Development teams to establish and maintain the drive for continual improvement of the testing process
  • Implement automated functional tests (e.g. using LocalStack, Pytest, Postman)
  • Complement the tests made by the developers by creating more rigorous testing capabilities
  • Test Big Data pipelines’ modules and corresponding REST APIs

What we are looking for:

  •  Ability to understand the business intent of capabilities to enable effective implementation of testing
  • Experience using one or more testing frameworks to automate test functionality in integrations
  • Testing background in API
  • Knowledge in Python
  • Experience working in environments with large amounts of data processing, particularly testing data migration pipelines such as ETL or ELT batches
  • Experience in performance testing in these environments
  • Able to accept/provide feedback to/from developers to better understand where they can help by creating challenging tests
  • Good understanding of the CI/CD process
  • Fluent in written and spoken English
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Engineering or similar.

What will be a plus:

  • Experience in defining a test strategy and conducting performance tests (e.g. using Locust/JMeter)
  • Deep understanding of technology, particularly around big data and the Amazon Web Services (AWS) ecosystem
  • Experience in Agile environment
  • Testing background related to infrastructure
  • Knowledge in Jenkins and Gitlab

What we can offer you:

  • The opportunity to work in innovative projects for global projects in a fast-paced environment where you can have a direct impact on the solution/application
  • Informal and friendly culture that rewards innovation and teamwork
  • Permanent Contract and salary according to experience
  • Ticket meal
  • Annual performance bonus 
  • Continuous development and training + Internal knowledge sharing
  • Health Insurance
  • Gym monthly subscription/sports club that can be replaced by a public transport pass - Be healthy/Environment Friendly 
  • Attractive recruitment Bonus - invite a friend to join our family and receive a fair compensation
  • Extra holiday on Employee B-day 
  • Flexible schedules
  • FlexOffice - You choose where you want to work in Portugal!
  • Individual budget for your home office workstation
  • Pet friendly office at 5 minutes (walking from the beach) with coffee/tea and fresh fruit
  • Public transportation around the office (Matosinhos-Sul metro station across the street) 
  • Local partnerships with strategic stores.