Sideways 6 exists to change the world for the better by bringing ideas to life. We believe that great ideas can come from anywhere and that giving employees a voice is the secret to business success.
Over 4 million employees from the likes of Sainsbury's, British Airways and Nestlé trust the Sideways 6 approach and we’re on a mission give 50 million people a voice. In 2021, Sideways 6 was named one of the Top 100 Mission-Led Organisations to Work For thanks to our people.
We’re really proud of our 5-star reviews on Glassdoor and it’s a testament to the way we treat our employees. They are given lots of responsibility, lots of room to grow and develop and the chance to be part of something pretty special. The ‘Idea Beer’ probably helps too…
We are looking for a new QA team player for our Minsk office who is also passionate about the quality of the product.
What professional skills we expect from you:
* 1 + years of commercial QA experience* Experience with API testing (Postman or other)* Knowledge of software testing activities, technologies and processes* Understanding and experience with agile methodologies* Knowledge of HTML, CSS, XML, JSON, HTTP* Experience with test documentation (plans, test cases, bug reports, checklists etc.)* Understanding of the client-server architecture (microservices a plus)* English B1 (Intermediate and higher)
Will be a plus:* Experience with automation testing (Unit, UI, E2E, API)* Experience with performance testing* Education in computer science or/and ISTQB (or equal) certification* Experience with SQL/NoSQL databases
Your main responsibilities would be:* Specifications analysis* Planning your test activities* Testing newly created and existing features* Preparing test documentation (test plans, checklists etc.)* Helping and guiding team members to build a high-quality product
What’s on Offer:
· An open and vibrant start-up environment plus ideas platform itself· Possibility to clearly track your individual impact on the product and the customers' results· Flexible working hours and WFH policy· Generous educational budget to use at your discretion and English courses· Medical insurance· Options policy (long-term program)· Competitive salary linked to the US currency and annual progression plan·We celebrate tenure and offer you an extra day holiday for every year you're with us· The ability to work from either of our office or fully remotely
If you are a beginner in the profession and need mentorship, this vacancy would not fit you. Sorry guys, wish we could help you. But at this stage of product development, we welcome colleagues able to work autonomously.
At Sideways 6 we live by six core values that drive us to do our best work.Own It, Delivering Excellence, Always be Learning, Start with Why, Practice Candour, Celebrate Success.
Our internal culture committee is very active and we organise lots of socials and team activities, so you will get to know us all in no time! Friday beers and cheers is a great way to wind down after a week at work and celebrate the small (and big!) wins and things that made us smile that week. We also love a bit of company swag, so if you love wearing hoodies to work, you will fit right in)