Associate Software Quality Assurance Engineer - Drupal

Acquia, Brighton, United Kingdom


Acquia is driving the open-source revolution as the leading provider of cloud-based digital experience management solutions. What does that mean? Collaborators within Acquia and volunteers around the globe are continually strengthening Drupal, our award-winning platform, to fuel the dreamers and doers who are delivering amazing digital experiences at the world’s most ambitious brands like Pinterest, Whole Foods, and the Australian government. 

Our success begins with our team. That’s why Acquia prides itself on hiring innovative people who demonstrate an eagerness to grow, make an impact, and seek out new challenges to create bigger, better, and bolder customer experiences.

To do this, we match our talented new hires that have a passion and dedication to learning and contributing with opportunities that not only harness their strengths but also challenge them to stretch beyond their comfort zone and tackle problems at the edge of their skill set. Our goal is to present opportunities that inspire collaboration, creativity, and professional development. 

Headquartered in Boston with our EMEA Head office in Reading, UK and further European offices in Brighton, Paris, Munich and Ghent, we have been named as ​one of the world’s fastest growing software companies and have been​ rated a leader by the analyst community.

About the team you will be on…

With the acquisition of Site Studio (previously Cohesion), creator of the world’s most powerful editing experience available for Drupal, Acquia have expanded their vision to offer the industry's first Open Digital Experience Platform.

Offering the fastest low-code way to build enterprise-grade Drupal sites, Cohesion lets developers and designers without deep coding skills build sites using a visual UI. Tasks like building layouts, element styles, templates and components can all be achieved easily with basic CSS and Drupal knowledge, and our visual designer.

About the role you will be applying for…

We are seeking a QA/QE professional to help advance the testing and quality assurance efforts for Site Studios Drupal module and related SaaS platforms. This role is vitally important in ensuring that our customers get the benefits of innovation without suffering failures in quality.  

As a QA Engineer, you will…

  • advocate for technology, infrastructure, quality, security, performance, and operational ownership and continuously improve process, product, and people.
  • partner with other product and engineering team members in coming up with testing strategies.
  • promote a quality mentality across the entire team. 
  • design, execute, and document manual and automated test cases.
  • assist with the release process and testing.
  • serve as the defender of the customer from a product quality perspective.

What you’ll need to be successful…

  • have strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • be familiar with the Agile development process with experience preferred.
  • have experience developing with automated testing frameworks such as Cypress 

Extra credit if you have experience with…

  • Drupal 
  • PHPUnit, Codeception
  • Mocha, Jest, Karma, Sass-true

You’ll enjoy this role if you…

  • enjoy the art and science of testing public-facing software products.
  • thrive in a fast-paced environment where change is a constant.
  • pay great attention to detail in testing.

We are committed to continually strengthening our people-first culture within our Acquia family. Acquia is an equal opportunity employer committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive environment for all. Our highly motivated team features individuals from a multitude of backgrounds who offer their unique perspectives, starting with their first project as a new hire to their 100th as a manager and beyond. For every step in between, we help Acquians grow by promoting a culture of continuous learning through mentorship, knowledge-sharing, feedback, and more. 

Thank you for considering Acquia for your next career move, and we look forward to receiving your application. There’s no such thing as the perfect candidate. So, we’re not looking for someone who matches all of our criteria; we’re looking for someone with the potential to grow outward and upward. Regardless of how much of the criteria you meet, you should apply!

Acquia is an equal opportunity (EEO) employer. We hire without regard to age, color, disability, gender (including gender identity), marital status, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, veteran status, or any other status protected by applicable law.

About Acquia

About us Who is Acquia? Acquia provides the leading cloud platform for building, delivering, and optimizing digital experiences. Global organizations use the Acquia Platform to create a single, powerful digital foundation for delivering world-class customer experiences. With the Acquia Platform, organizations can realize the vision of personalized, contextual, and real-time customer engagement for the right person, at the right time, on the right device. These experiences can be easily deployed and managed at scale, for one to thousands of sites, driving transformative business results at breakthrough speed. That’s why organizations who think ahead like Intuit, Warner Music Group and Stanford University trust Acquia. We provide unmatched expertise and a relentless commitment to your success.

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