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Senior QA Automation Engineer



Software Engineering, Quality Assurance
Posted on Monday, October 30, 2023
About Yassir
Yassir is the leading super App for on demand, ride-hailing, last-mile delivery, payment services and more, set to change the way daily services are provided. It currently operates in 45 cities across multiple countries. It has raised $150 million in Series B funding, five times what it raised in its previous priced round last November with world class investors such as BOND and Y Combinator, which is the precursor of the likes of Airbnb, Stripe, Dropbox, Doordash, among others.
We’re not just about serving people - we’re about creating a marketplace to bring people what they need while infusing social values.
About the role
In this role, you will join the Quality Assurance Team at Yassir and run various tests on new software products to ensure that programs satisfy all specifications and requirements. You will be part of a feature team and work closely with our developers and product managers. You will manage test suites and debugging programs to improve the quality of our products.

About your role as QA Engineer

  • Review requirements, specifications and technical design documents to provide timely and meaningful feedback
  • Execute test cases (manual and automated) and analyze results
  • Create logs to document testing phases and defects
  • Report bugs and errors to development teams
  • Help troubleshoot issues
  • Conduct post-release/ post-implementation testing
  • Work with cross-functional teams to ensure quality throughout the software development lifecycle
  • Create detailed, comprehensive and well-structured test plans and test cases
  • Estimate, prioritize, plan and coordinate testing activities
  • Design, develop and execute automation scripts using open source tools
  • Identify, record, document thoroughly and track bugs
  • Perform thorough regression testing when bugs are resolved
  • Develop and apply testing processes for new and existing products to meet client needs
  • Liaise with internal teams (e.g. developers and product managers) to identify system requirements
  • Monitor debugging process results
  • Stay up-to-date with new testing tools and test strategies

About your experience

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, or a related field (or equivalent work experience).
  • Proven experience in API automation testing with a focus on RESTful APIs.
  • Proficiency in Python for test automation.
  • Experience with Robot Framework is a strong plus.
  • Strong understanding of software testing principles and agile methodologies.
  • Familiarity with version control systems (e.g., Git) and continuous integration tools.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and attention to detail.
  • Strong communication and teamwork skills.
  • Self-motivated and able to work independently or as part of a team.
  • Relevant certifications (e.g., ISTQB, API testing certifications) is a plus.

Why you should join Yassir

  • 😎 You will be part of one of the first Algerian startups to go through the Y Combinator program and one of the fastest-growing tech companies in North Africa. We are current in +25 cities (Algeria, Tunisia, Morocco, Paris, Berlin, and launching West Africa)
  • 🤙🏽Have a lasting impact on our company's culture - you'll be one of the first staff in our Europe office
  • 🎉 At Yassir we celebrate everything. OKR´s party!
  • 🕟 Flexible working hours, because we care about your outcome and not output
  • 💻 24/7 Office
  • 📱 Mobile office - Office in all our sites 4 weeks at any location
  • 🚉 Subsidized public transit pass
  • 💬 Languages courses
  • 📚 Yassir's academy
  • 🚀 Perfect timing with renowned investors to build something great
  • 🎯 Outstanding mentors who will assist you in your growth
  • 💸 Attractive salary and you even get a stake in the company
  • 📈 Extremely steep learning curve with own responsibility and intensive guidance
  • 📣 Learn to be pragmatic and make the right and sustainable decisions
  • 👌🏽Very strong team cohesion with daily and weekly activities
  • 💯 Make a real impact on the world by helping us bring affordable financial and on-demand services to millions of Africans
  • 👍🏽 Attractive offer with a well-paying salary
  • ✈️ Relocation package and visa provision if you are moving to Berlin
  • 🤝 Buddy program
  • ⚖️ As a company, we are passionate for diversity and inclusion, 40% of our team are women leaders in the tech sector
Do you want to become part of our first-class team? You should definitely send us your application. 🚀