Technical skills you should have
— Strong analytical skills, ability to understand business domains / processes and map them to technical workflows
— Strong engineering skills, understanding of common architecture approaches (monolithic, microservices) and distributed systems
— Experience in planning tests, reporting bugs, developing & executing functional and non-functional tests
— Experience in developing automated tests and quality infrastructure is a plus
— Strong in creating specifications based on business input, preparing edge and test cases
— Ability to take an active part and a leading role in planning and specification
— Experience with databases (preferably PostgreSQL)
— Experience with REST APIs, Postman, Jenkins, Git
— Experience with Docker, Kubernetes, and other infrastructure is a plus
— Experience in the financial or energy industry is a plus.
Soft skills we are looking for
— Can-do attitude
— Excellent English language skills
— High degree of self-motivation
— Be willing to travel between our locations occasionally (once international travel is safe again)
— Team player who enjoys working with others.
— Becoming part in an experienced and fun to work with team
— A start-up culture where we work on an awesome product
— Flat hierarchy, no bureaucracy
— We are open to including new technologies, and we want you to be curious and continuously learn
— Working together with colleagues in Switzerland and other parts of the world
— Comfortable and modern office in convenient city location with car parking
— MacBook Pro (or equivalent Windows/Linux PC, should you prefer)
— Medical insurance
— Flexible working hours
— Ability to work from home 20% of your time (90% — 100% during the pandemic period)
— 25 business days of fully paid annual leave, 10 business days of fully paid sick leave (annual)
— Courses of English and German
— Comfortable and friendly environment at the office.
Virtido is an entrepreneurial and innovative IT company headquartered in Zurich, Switzerland. We realize ideas and projects — from strategic concept to technical implementation closely alongside our dynamic clients with a strong focus on start-up or fast-growing companies. Since inception in 2015, we have grown rapidly to currently 120+ professionals in Switzerland and Western-Ukraine.
About the client
Pexapark helps renewable energy producers in successfully selling their power in modern electricity markets. Its software platform is built on top of a quantitative pricing and valuation engine and supports our customers in the entire lifecycle of managing their renewable portfolio.
Pexapark is a young and dynamic company based in Zurich (Switzerland), with offices in Lviv (Ukraine) and London (UK). Company believes in thinking big and setting out to achieve what others don’t dare. Are you an enthusiastic data engineer that wants to work in an inspiring and high-pace environment? Do you want to contribute to a greener future and growing a business?
As a Quality Engineer at Pexapark, you will be responsible for ensuring that the software we develop meets the highest quality standards. You will support this effort by taking part in analysis and specification, by testing features and release candidates, and by extending our automated test infrastructure. You are expected to perform manual testing throughout our products and should be open to develop your automated testing skills on the job. You will work closely with your colleagues from Engineering and Business based in Zurich, Lviv and London.