Join us at The Floow

Quality Assurance Engineer

Sheffield, UK

THE COMPANY:

The Floow is a rapidly growing telematics service provider that develops smartphone apps for insurers, to collect driving data and deliver services to insurers and their customers. We specialise in using data from smartphones and fixed to vehicle devices to support motor insurers pricing decisions. Data analysis is also used to provide driving feedback and educational tips to drivers across a range of factors including speed, hard braking and acceleration and distraction. The company currently works with major UK and global insurers, and has a number of other discussions on-going in new markets.

THE ROLE:

You’ll be testing state of-the-art apps, web applications and software within an exciting emerging industry. You will be responsible for the ongoing development and improvement of a range of applications designed by us to meet the requirements of the Company’s clients. You will be passionate about testing and have a strong technical background.

Our Test Team has an increasing integral role in the SDLC, with an involvement in the life-cycle from development stage. The whole development team is accountable for quality and to ensure all their projects meet the highest standard, therefore it is integral the test team is involved throughout the SDLC.

Responsibilities:

  • Working closely with internal stakeholders including architects, developers, designers and product managers, customer services
  • Working on cutting-edge, innovative products, in an entrepreneurial environment
  • Collaborating with developers in a close-knit, fun environment

Skills & Experience Required:

  • Experience in Automation Testing
  • Experience with test driven (TDD) or behaviour driven development (BDD) practices
  • Experience in defining test strategy/approach, test cases
  • Experience of working with a variety of business personnel, developers and management
  • Experience developing testing artefacts, such as test plans, test cases and mind maps
  • Experience with automation tools such as Selenium
  • Experience working in an Agile environment
  • Agile, ISEB or ISTQB Software Test certification would be at an advantage but are not essential requirements.

The Benefits:

You’ll be able to work closely with key players in the growing field of UBI (Usage Based Insurance), as well as other clients in the automotive and other industries

  • Pizza and Drinks Fridays
  • Company bonus
  • Flexible working hours
  • Pension matched at 3%
  • 21 days’ holiday per annum with the ability to accrue extra holidays: an extra day’s holiday will be added for every full years’ service up to a maximum of 5 additional days
  • The option to buy holiday days, up to a maximum of 5 days per year
  • Floow Days (2 additional bank holidays)
  • 25% discount off of new Direct Line motor insurance policies
  • Season ticket loan
  • Tech Scheme
  • Health Cash Plan
  • Life Assurance
  • Discounted Shopping, Cinema and Restaurant vouchers
  • GP Service
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Bike Scheme

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If you think you may have the right skills, please send a copy of your CV to us and make sure to mention the reference QAE01.

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