QA Engineer - Paris

Kpler is hiring!

About

Kpler is an intelligence company providing transparency solutions in energy markets. We develop proprietary technologies that systematically aggregate data from hundreds of sources ranging from logistical and commercial, to governmental and shipping databases. By connecting the dots across fragmented information landscapes, we are able to provide our clients with unique, real-time market coverage.

We rely on intelligent people to build intelligent software. Our team is composed of individuals of various backgrounds, with diversified skill sets and international experiences. Our clients are players across the energy market spectrum, with offices from Houston to Singapore.

What you will do

As a member of the R&D team, you as a QA Engineer will coordinate and conduct testing on a project-by-project basis, and:

  • Develop test plans and test cases, run test scripts, provide test reports for each application in our suite;
  • Report and record defect and bugs in a timely manner; assess their priority and severity; and close resolved issues;
  • Provide regular follow-up on the application's quality, identify issues and provide qualified reporting into our issue tracking tool (Jira);
  • Ensure our action plans are on-track and optimized, working closely with the Development and Design teams
  • Review functional specification and design documents to create test plans and ensure that all requirements are testable;
  • Continuously look for ways to improve the quality assurance process

You would work in a team of 2 QA + 2 Data Support Engineers ensuring the quality of the platform daily. Development takes place in short cycles with regular staging and production deployments as the product evolves. We work in a non-formal Agile mode with 2-week sprints during which the team shares the ongoing topics and makes code reviews.

What we are looking for

Here is what our ideal candidate's skills look like:

  • You have between 1 and 3 years of experience (or relevant internships) in quality assurance testing experience preferably in a startup environment
  • You are passionate about technology
  • Familiar with Python, Javascript, Git, Linux environments, Continuous integration
  • Previous experience testing complex data-based applications, including preparing, documenting, and executing test criteria, test cases, test scripts, and test plans
  • Previous experience testing large data sets / data transformations / ETL systems
  • Basic web and cloud knowledge
  • You enjoy working in a multicultural / multilingual / multinational environment and speak English fluently
  • You are startup minded, and eager to work in a flexible and evolving environment
  • Excellent communication skills, strong sense of organization

What we offer

  • A permanent contract in a startup in the center of Paris (Grands boulevards)
  • A competitive salary
  • Keeping in touch with cutting-edge technologies
  • Opportunity for personal development
  • Friendly and open work atmosphere
  • Snacks, free fruits, coffee and nuts, team-building activities, regular events…

Additional Information

  • Contract type: Full-Time
  • Location: Paris, France (75002)