We're looking for a QA Engineer to join an expert team of Engineers (Software Developers and QA's) responsible for building, testing and releasing our 'state of the art' email platforms, services and products here at Mimecast in London.
In this role you will be tasked with testing primarily web based client user applications in a fast paced and challenging technology environment that has adopted a DevOps culture for rapid delivery.
The delivery and execution of System Validation, Certification and other ad-hoc test specifications.
Responsible for the generation of project test plans, test cases and scripts.
Hosting document reviews as required.
Responsibility for the testing and overall quality of product components.
Identify and effectively communicate technical issues, risks and inter-component dependencies.
Working closely with Software Engineer and Team Leaders on a day-to-day basis, providing additional support in troubleshooting software issues.
Occasionally assisting other departments with customer issues concerning your areas of testing.
Keeping abreast of relevant, current and leading technological advancements with a view to improving the Mimecast QA infrastructure and processes.
Strong experience creating project test plans, test cases and test scripts.
Automation experience with Selenium Web Driver or similar tool (Cucumber etc).
Web application testing in different browsers and OS (mobile platforms a plus).
Exposure to Continuous Integration / Deployment, Rapid Delivery, DevOps environments.
Knowledge in Protractor and / or Jasmine for Angular.JS.
HTML and CSS - strong knowledge.
Email systems and SMTP knowledge (highly advantageous).
Exchange experience and Active Directory knowledge.
Some knowledge of Unix / Linux (experience advantageous).
Some knowledge of SQL (experience advantageous).
We offer a highly competitive rewards and benefits package including, staff share scheme, pension, private healthcare, life cover and a gym subsidization.
Mimecast is an entrepreneurial and high growth company which will provide the right candidate with a wealth of career development opportunities.
All Mimecasters pride themselves on being high performers, problem solvers, team players with passion, integrity and effectiveness.
We strive to attract exceptional people who have that 'extra something', people who really enjoy what they do and are passionate about technology.