Senior QA Engineer


About the job

About us:

Headquartered in London, BVNK is on a mission to make banking and payments work for crypto - the crypto market has evolved fast, and traditional finance is yet to catch up. Operating a business in both crypto and fiat today is incredibly difficult, so we've built a business account specifically for crypto businesses, focussing on bridging the gap between fiat and digital assets, bringing payments, trading & custody, and banking to one single platform.

We're a team of over 100 customer obsessed, passionate people and are growing fast to continue solving problems for crypto businesses around the world. Over the last two years we've built a culture of growth and agility, with customers at the centre of everything we do, and we believe that our people are our strongest asset. If you enjoy working in a fast paced energetic environment, solving real world problems, BVNK could be a great fit for you.

About this role in the team:

This role will be responsible for the maintenance and ongoing development of the testing solution and coverage in various teams/products. Backend test engineers will be responsible for contributing and supporting the solutions in the engineering teams that will allow us to continue to release at pace, with confidence and with excellent quality of our backend solution and overall quality. This role reports into Nombuso Aliu, Lead QA Engineer

Key Areas of Responsibilities:
  • API backend testing (REST services) using Postman and automation tools.
  • Contribute to API automation repo.
  • Develop and execute API tests using postman or automation tools provided to diagnose issues and bugs, creating test data when required.
  • identify,design, develop, execute and maintain automation scripts / code.
  • Identify testing deficiencies and subsequently implementing API tests based on their requirements
  • Develop status reports based on test completion/findings and communicate these to teams including any impact on the overall project plan.
  • Troubleshoot issues experienced during testing
  • Test case management, creation and execution
  • Prioritisation of tasks, identification of items requiring escalation
  • Analyse and capture testing metrics

What we need from you:

  • Well experienced in API testing methodologies
  • Great organisational and time-management skills
  • Has previously worked within a testing or QA function in a Tec or FinTech business
  • Complete understanding of data importance in producing quality QA processes
  • Strong basis in programming (advantage)

  • Knowledgeable about cryptocurrency, DeFi or neo-banking
  • Understanding of capital markets
  • Demonstrable experience in working with complex systems, including the ability to present them to a non-expert, preferably in crypto, gaming or financial services environment
  • Understanding of project management processes
  • Understanding of CI/CD pipelines
  • Strong python programming skills

Job Fit & Personal Characteristics
  • Passionate about technology
  • Loves financial markets and cryptocurrencies
  • Thorough, understands the importance of having a process to follow
  • Ability to think laterally – identifying the appropriate opportunities for our products
  • Quick learner
  • Confident ,well spoken & articulate
  • Good attention to detail
  • Self-starter / high initiative
  • Team Player with a flexible approach to work

What you can expect from us:
  • Fair and competitive salary at every stage of your growth as a product manager
  • Meaningful ownership in the business through our employee option scheme
  • Flexible working hours, with hybrid working at its heart
  • A culture built on passionate growth minded people
  • A flexible approach to holiday
  • Opportunities to travel to our offices around the world, in locations such as London and Cape Town, to collaborate with your colleagues
  • An open and creative environment where you can help us define the future of BVNK, it's culture, and it's opportunity sets

At BVNK, we are focused on building a diverse and inclusive team. While you may not meet all of our requirements, we'd encourage you to apply if you meet the majority of our expectations. You may be a great fit for this role or another role in our team.

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