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Quality Assurance Engineer at Deputy

Ultimo, NSW

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At Deputy we’re on a mission to change the way the world works & we are looking for fantastic people to help us do that.

Deputy is a SaaS Workforce Management Product company. HQ'd in Sydney (AU), with offices in London (UK), Atlanta and San Francisco (USA). We’ve helped hundreds of thousands of people across all industries in 70+ countries save time and money managing their hourly workforce so they can focus on what they do best, and be amazing.

This role is remote for the remainder of 2020, & until it is safe to return to the office.

Your mission

At Deputy the difference between making good software and making great software is our QA Team.

As a QA Engineer you will be part of a highly collaborative team where you will be working very closely with teams consisting of Solutions Consultants, Implementation Engineers, stakeholders and leadership. In the role you will help set the Framework for the teams and strive for best practices.

You will contribute to developing automated tests and conduct hands-on and automated tests among other standard quality assurance activities at Deputy. The subjects of these tests will be ambitious new customisations and features of Deputy, which deliver services to millions of users and thousands of large enterprise businesses daily across the globe.

You will wake up every morning knowing that the work you do will help millions of users worldwide.

To be successful in this role you will have

  • Ability to champion quality practices within the team and organization.
  • Implement and maintain BAU automation testing framework and knowledge with version control systems such as GIT.
  • Develop and execute end to end automation test cases, track results, and log defects.
  • Contribute to technical and spec design reviews.
  • Attend and actively participate in daily stand-ups.
  • Previous experience with Jira and Confluence (from the Atlassian tool suite)
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills and thrive on building robust software quality assurance systems and processes that ensure the delivery of perfect applications

Ideal skills

  • Qualification in relevant IT field with background in software development
  • At least 1-2 years of test automation experience, setting up and/or maintaining and improving automation frameworks.
  • Solid understanding of the Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC)
  • Experience automating Web-based applications
  • Experience in testing in environments that adopt an Agile development methodology.
  • Documentation, cataloguing and organisational skills
  • Highly motivated and driven with an ability to work independently with limited direction.
  • Ability to communicate effectively, both written and verbally, to technical and non-technical personnel
  • Friendly, passionate, professional

Why join?


  • Share Options
  • Paternity/Maternity Leave Policies
  • Personal Learning & Development Fund
  • Flexible Work Policy
  • Company-wide Development & Coaching
  • Hackathons
  • Deputy Toastmasters Club
  • Awards - "Your Time to Shine & Celebrate Success"
  • Social Events & variety of social clubs (Books, LGBT, Games, Sports)
  • Mental Health Support
  • Munch & Learns
  • Food/ Drinks/ Snacks

Our mission

At Deputy, we’re on a mission to change the way the world works. Since 2008 over 200 million shifts have been rostered on Deputy, in over 90 countries, and across 245 different industries.

We’re making it easier for businesses and teams to roster staff, manage leave, complete payroll and take the admin out of work so that our customers can focus on doing what they love. We hire amazing people to do what they’re best at, and work with some incredible businesses all around the world.

Check out this video: Deputy Explained

Check out why our customers love us: GetApp and G2Crowd

Deputy believes in equal opportunity and that inclusiveness and diversity promotes innovation. Our global team members are from a variety of cultures. And we welcome different perspectives and skills. 

Interested? Apply now.

Job Type

Full Time



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About Deputy

Office address

  • 1-3 Smail Street, Ultimo, NSW, 2007

Company size

201-500 people

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