QA Engineer (Work from Home)

2 to 4 Years
Open to Work From Home
Established in 2010
201-500 Employees
Work From Home, Cebu
Posted On: September 18, 2022
Job ID: 409872

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About Arcanys


Arcanys launched in 2010 with a big idea: to provide the Philippines’ top software developers with the opportunity to become key members of innovative software teams in Europe, Australia, and across the globe. Arcanys isn’t a startup but acts and feels like one. As an Arcanyte, you’ll be a leading contributor on a small, autonomous development team that operates in an agile, no-bureaucracy approach.

There’s a unique spirit to Arcanys, manifested in our amazing people, our passion for beautiful code, and a strong focus on everyone’s career and personal development. And guess what? We’re looking for talented software experts to join the squad!


Why work with us?


Working at Arcanys will give you the opportunity to collaborate with highly skilled developers on various projects that will expose you to cutting-edge technologies. Working with different cultures and learning from our weekly training activities will accelerate your growth, while our inclusive culture will keep you motivated!


Your contribution is important to us. Arcanys practices a flat management structure that empowers employees to excel and is one of the compelling reasons they love working with us.


Join us as a: QA Engineer

In this role you’ll get to:

  • Test products before they are released to the market

  • Be involved in the whole software lifecycle and provide inputs from your unique point of view as a QA

  • Collaborate with people of different nationalities to exchange ideas and give valuable feedback on how to implement features and how to test them

  • Create test plans and be involved in risk analysis for the product and the project

  • Design and write test cases on how to test (and break) a product

  • Use different techniques of testing (from static testing to black-box testing to exploratory testing, etc.) to guarantee product quality

  • Come up and integrate new practices and processes that improve overall test and product quality

  • Recommend improvements in software to enhance user experience

What you’ll need to succeed:

  • You are passionate about testing and excited to test products before they are released to the market

  • You are knowledgeable and well-versed with the QA process and with minimum 4 years of working experience as a test engineer 

  • Test planning, test case creation, and test execution experience

  • UI testing experience, preferably in mobile and/or web application projects

  • Experience working in Scrum or other iterative software development environment

  • Willing and able to work as a team member in multiple Scrum projects at the same time

  • You are proactive and have the initiative to work without supervision

  • You have great attention to detail, critical thinking, and problem-solving skills

  • Previous experience leading a team of testers (senior)

  • Willing and able to mentor less experienced testers about testing practices and approaches (senior)

  • Good interpersonal and English communication skills

  • Relevant educational background

It’s Great if you have:

  • Test automation experience and familiarity with some test automation tools 

  • Programming skills or previous programming experience

The Perks


We like to make sure the talent is well taken cared of, and here are just some of the benefits you will enjoy:

  • Top compensation based on expertise – we are only looking for top talent and pay accordingly.

  • Long-term work from home + allowances - we let you work from the comfort of your home + amazing allowances you get to enjoy!

  • Reimbursable allowance of up to 15K for your home office setup

  • Standard 5 day work week from Monday to Friday.

  • Flexible working schedule. You can choose your working hours (within reason).

  • Flat management style and open-door policy - no micromanagement and your voice is being heard!

  • Work with the latest technologies - you can hone your skills and work with Australian and European clients + a chance to earn more through our self-training program.

  • Enrolment to HMO for a maximum of 3 immediate dependents on your 1st day.

  • Incentive-based wellness program.

  • Toastmasters, Wednesday Classes, and other learning opportunities.