Lead QA Engineer

  • Permanent contract 
  • Starting date:  September 4, 2019
  • Paris
  • Telecommuting possible

The company



  • FinTech / InsurTech, SaaS / Cloud Services
  • From 50 to 250 employees

The job

Lead QA Engineer

  • Permanent contract 
  • Paris


Spendesk is a fast-growing FinTech company based in Paris. Our mission: to help businesses spend smarter. We believe in empowering employees and that company spending shouldn’t be blocked by red tape and inefficient processes. To achieve this, we use the latest banking innovations to reinvent the purchasing experience for companies.

Started by eFounders in June 2016, Spendesk now has more than 1,300 customers in over 31 countries. Top companies like Drivy, Amboss, 11FS, Konbini, AB Tasty and Deezer rely on Spendesk to make spending easier at work.


Job description

What will you do ?

As a Lead QA Engineer you will play a central role in the quality assurance of our applications and IT systems. As part of our Product team you will work closely with other colleagues on all squads, including: Developers, Engineering managers and Product managers. You must possess excellent interpersonal and communication skills as you will be responsible for the quality of the product, the user experience and the development of automatic tests.
The ideal candidate for this position will be responsible for managing a team of QA Engineers in a near future.

You’re main missions will be :

  • Work closely with software engineers to ensure the continuous integration of our new features.
  • Actively participate in project meetings with product and engineers
  • Provide expertise in all aspects of Software Quality and Automation
  • Design and develop automation tests with the collaboration of the engineers
  • Design and execute end-to-end test campaigns
  • Establish test strategy, proficient with testing process and techniques (Functional, Integration, Regression)
  • Maintain the existing test automation framework
  • Execute a variety of tests that ensure the highest quality delivery
  • Participate in the improvement of the quality: process, tooling and methods
  • Involved / participate at Automated testing platform
  • Contribute to agility by ensuring an efficient, automated test suite integrated in CI/CD pipeline

Preferred experience

Your skills and profile

  • 3+ years of experience of development and strong test automation/manual experience
  • Hands on experience with test automation tools and frameworks
  • Prior experience in functional and technical (automation) testing
  • Interest in continuous integration and tools (Teamcity, TravisCI, CircleCi, Gradle, etc)
  • Entrepreneurial spirit and know-how to identify opportunities of improvement
  • Autonomous and well organized (documentation skills)
  • Prior experience with agile development methodologies
  • Basic programming skills in Javascript
  • Tech oriented, resourceful and curious

Our stack

React and Redux for our front-end
Babel and Webpack to transpile ES6 code
Sass for CSS processing
Native mobile apps (Swift and Kotlin)
Node.js for our backend applications
REST and GraphQL APIs
MySQL for data storage, Redis for some cache
Travis CI for continuous integration and AWS for hosting

Why should you apply? 🙌

  • Key moment to join Spendesk in term of growth and opportunities 🚀
  • Competitive salary, based on experience 💸
  • Open for remote 🔭and hours friendly 🕰
  • The laptop of your choice 💻
  • Fast-learning environment, entrepreneurial and strong team spirit🤘
  • The most incredible team in town 👫👯👬
  • 13 Nationalities, half of the company don’t speak French. 🇩🇪🇬🇧🇦🇹🇲🇦🇩🇿🇧🇪🇨🇮🇮🇪🇺🇸🇦🇺🇳🇿🇰🇿🇫🇷
  • Cool offices located in the Silicon Sentier (75010, Paris)
  • Free snacks and coffee ☕
  • Gifts powered by Briq, our internal virtual currency 🦄
  • Thursday’s beers 🍻with the team
  • Lunchr cards 💳🍽
  • Transportation (50%)

Meet the Spendesk team



Lead QA Engineer

  • Permanent contract 
  • Starting date:  September 4, 2019
  • Paris
  • Telecommuting possible
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