QA Automation Tester

Join us and build a streaming platform used by millions. 

We’re excited to witness the recently announced partnership between Showmax, Sky and NBCU coming to life here in Prague. Following the recent announcement of our partnership; that will bring some of the world’s best content and technology to streaming customers across sub-Saharan Africa, Sky are hiring developers to make it happen.

You might know Sky for TV. But we’re more than that. We’re a tech business. We’re broadband and broadcasting, streaming and sports, mobile and magic. And we’re proud to be part of the Comcast NBCUniversal family, creating incredible technology and entertainment that connect millions of people to the moments and experiences that matter most. 

We’ve already rolled out NBCUniversal’s streaming platform Peacock to our European audiences. Now you have the opportunity to work on an exciting new venture powered by Peacock’s leading, globally scaled technology. 

What is the plot? 

We’re one of Europe’s leading entertainment and communication business. We’re always looking to improve by developing pioneering products and services which give every one of our customers experiences they’ll love. 

What role will you play?

Join us as an QA Automation Tester and you'll be part of a dynamic team that makes sure our technology delivers the best experience for our customers.

Your daily tasks:

  • Help to define and manage our testing processes
  • Participate in the team's agile planning & delivery process
  • Report and triage detailed bug reports
  • Technical root cause analysis of defects
  • Responsible for ensuring features meet specified requirements
  • Definition of test plans, test scripts, test data requirements, etc.
  • Planning test environments and automation strategies.
  • Preparation of automation frameworks and test runs for API back ends
  • Preparation of automation frameworks and test runs for frontend clients
  • Preparation of builds and deployments
  • Work closely with Site Reliability Team
  • Support production deployments

What skills do you need to play your role well? 

  • Proven experience in test automation
  • Strong at programming in at least one of the following languages: Ruby, Python, Java, C# or JavaScript
  • Experience with CI process and tools (Jenkins, etc.)
  • Knowledge of networking and HTTP Protocol
  • Ability to track down the root cause of a defect using debugging tools
  • Ability to work well in a team, self-driven and eager to learn
  • Creative thinking, analytical skills, with attention to detail
  • Very well organized and methodical
  • Fluent in English

What can you expect in return? 

  • Working in an international environment on an impactful globally scaled technology in cross-functional team with an agile approach 
  • Open and healthy working culture where we care about people as much as about stability of the code  
  • Work equipment as per your specifications 
  • Annual bonus based on your performance
  • Hybrid work, combining working from our office to be closer to the team and working from home 
  • Work life balance thanks to flexible working hours
  • Generous free day scheme providing 25 days of holidays + 5 days of on-demand leave (sick days)
  • Ergonomic office and kitchen full of tasty snacks 
  • Contribution to Multisport Card or Benefit Card 
  • Meal Allowance
  • Learning opportunities with access to Udemy, O’Reilly, and our internal library of physical books, as well as a budget for attending conferences, including strong support if you want to present at a conference yourself 
  • 2-3 days company offsite 2x per year
  • Team building activities
  • Events, meetups, hackathons in the office or elsewhere
  • Language classes (English or Czech)

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