Description

About Kahoot!

Crafted using a design-led approach and game-based pedagogy, Kahoot! is on a mission to make learning something that everyone wants to connect with.

With over 50 million monthly active users and a public library of over 20 million games on our platform, kahoots are being played in over 180 countries, both in the classroom and beyond.

Our teams, based in Oslo, London and Austin TX, share a philosophy to build products that engage the heart, hand and mind to create a more social, meaningful and powerful learning experience.

The team (the K!rew)

At Kahoot! we champion a positive culture of collaborative learning and innovation. We’ve been growing steadily over the past year, and now as a team of 50+, we’ve raised more fundings, launched two mobile apps, Kahoot! Plus (a new version for organizations) and formulated our strategy for the coming year. We all have an exciting journey ahead!

Your day at Kahoot!:

The Test Manager will report to the QA Lead and will work closely with development and product teams. Day to day activities will involve testing, releasing new releases and updates to Kahoot!’s frontend web pages, backend and CRM.

Responsibilities:

  • Overall responsibility for the releases maintaining high quality and performance
  • Managing the test case repository, writing tests while making sure we have coverage and execute the right tests at the right time
  • Testing using a variety of test techniques throughout from concept to delivery
  • Have the full overview of the backlog, keeping it up-to-date and making sure all issues have the right amount of details
  • Being the go-to person for any questions regarding the current state of the product
  • Participate in sprint planning meetings and make sure the right issues are prioritized
  • Chip into any other area that needs extra testing when needed, including mobile apps

Requirements

We are looking for someone who has:

  • Minimum Bachelor Degree (preferably within Computer Science)
  • Minimum 2 yrs hands-on experience in software testing
  • Experience testing various web browsers, including Selenium for automated tests
  • Experience testing payment solutions
  • Experience testing backend APIs, including automated tests
  • Experience in context-based, exploratory, or scenario testing
  • Experience writing test cases with a strong intuition about what makes software break, designing tests to mitigate risks and help define requirements
  • Familiar with agile software development
  • Ability to work independently without constant supervision

It’s important to us that the right candidate:

Has a passion for testing and delivering high quality software. He/she accepts that change is the only constant and that different circumstances require different solutions. He/she are proactive, not hesitating to suggest improvements.

Benefits

As a global company with three premium offices worldwide (London, UK / Oslo, NO / Austin, TX), you will have a network of locales to exchange between as you mature with the company.

Oslo: Located right between City Hall and Parliament, our Oslo offices are part of the Mesh community of start-ups – a great place to meet like-minded people and exchange ideas.

Austin: Kahoot! strives to offer a competitive benefits package to our U.S. employees, that shall include share options and healthcare. Our offices are in Capital Factory located in the heart of downtown Austin. A community of start-ups with stunning views of the Capitol building and 6th Street, Capital Factory also comes fully equipped with awesome amenities.

If you talk to anyone working at Kahoot!, they will tell you that one of greatest perks is being able to see how the work you do puts a smile on the face of kids and teachers all around the world.

If this sounds like a good fit, don’t hesitate to apply! As a fast-growing start-up, we’re enthusiastic to bring in the right fit as soon as we find them.

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