QA Engineer - Councilbox

They are looking for a self-started, proactive QA Engineer to help assess software quality through manual and automated testing.

About Councilbox

Councilbox, founded in 2015 in Spain, has developed a legal tech software solution based on its proprietary blockchain technology providing certification and legal validity of workflows that require legal compliance.


The company is focusing on two main use cases:

a. Celebration of virtual events requiring a certified workflow, minutes or voting process (e.g. shareholders' meetings, assemblies, corporate committees, plenary sessions of public bodies, etc.).

b. Virtual Citizen Service requiring certified digital communications.


Through its unique technology, Councilbox is able to create the workflow evidence to ensure legal validity throughout the process. Since its creation in 2015, Councilbox has been a trusted partner to blue-chip clients and partners such as the Spanish Olympic Committee, Acciona, Renta4, Booking, Citrix, the Spanish Ministry of Justice, PWC or Telefónica.


Councilbox has begun a new growth phase, expanding its operations both in Spain and internationally.


Who are we looking for?

We are looking for a self-started, proactive QA Engineer to help assess software quality through manual and automated testing. You will be responsible for the Quality Assurance and Certification process and will co-work with our remote QA team.


In this role, you should have a keen eye for detail, passion for cutting edge technology and

excellent communication skills in English and Spanish.


If you are also competent in defining and executing automated test cases and are a Jira

expert, we’d like to meet you.


You will ensure that our products, applications and systems meet the design expectations

and work flawlessly across different platforms, looking for improvements, creating and

updating documentation and user cases scenarios.


Responsibilities

- Review and analyse system specifications and design docs

- Collaborate with QA Engineers and Product Managers to develop effective strategies and test plans

- Execute, create and maintain test cases (manual and automated) and analyse results

- Evaluate product code according to specifications

- 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

- Maintain Jira QA project

- Analyse test automation results and report to stakeholders


Requirements

- Previous experience as a Quality Assurance Tester or similar role in a tech company

- Experience in QA methodologies and automation practices and tools

- Familiarity with Agile frameworks and regression testing is a plus

- Ability to clearly document and troubleshoot errors and test cases

- Working knowledge of test management software: Cypress, browserStack and Selenium

- Excellent communication skills in English and Spanish

- Attention to detail

- Analytical mindset and hands-on, problem-solving aptitude

- Strong organizational and time management skills

- Background, knowledge or interest in Blockchain, Data Security, API Testing

- BSc/BA in Computer Science, Engineering or a related field

- Familiarity with public administration practices flows and legal terming convention is a plus