Software Quality Engineer

N26, New York City

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Who we are

N26 has reimagined banking for today’s digital world. Technology and design empower everything we do and it’s how we are building the global banking platform the world loves to use. 

Our app attracts over 10k new users every day, primarily through word of mouth. We've eliminated physical branches, paperwork, and hidden fees for an elegant digital experience and supreme savings. Giving people the power to live and bank their way is what gets us out of bed in the morning and inspires the work that we do.

About the opportunity

We are seeking a growth-minded Quality Engineer to join our NYC team help grow our already strong quality focused engineering culture and contribute to the stability and iteration of N26 Products. 

Quality is a part of our values and we continuously strive to improve our approach to modern software development.  We believe the role of quality engineers is to ensure the highest level software quality and always make sure that things like accessibility, security, performance, and testability are responsibilities shared by the entire development team.

With over $670 million raised, and a  $3.5 billion valuation, one of the most valuable and well-funded FinTechs in Europe is about to break the US banking model.

If you can operate with a high degree of autonomy while collaborating globally; working with cutting edge technologies, and getting things done while striving for constant growth, personally and professionally; let's build banking technology that the world loves to use. 

In this role, you will:

  • Help us nurture a quality focused culture in cross-functional teams and make sure that the best practices are being followed
  • Design, develop and maintain test documentation, for Android, iOS, Web, and REST APIs
  • Develop maintainable automated checks in collaboration with our engineering teams
  • Use exploratory testing techniques to discover and prevent issues while proactively suggest improvements in testing tools for better test coverage

What you need to be successful:


  • Ideally 2 years of relevant experience in testing mobile (Android, iOS) applications
  • A history of partnering with engineering teams on testing to ensure the whole team is responsible for the quality of what's being built


  • API testing and automation frameworks (both building and maintaining)
  • A coding background in languages like Java, Kotlin, or JavaScript 
  • Experience with at least one of the following technologies: Cucumber, Appium, XCode UI Automation, Espresso 
  • Have worked with tools like Jira, TestRail, and Jenkins
  • Ideally some experience with DevOps tools like Nomad and Kubernetes


  • Actively help yourself (and others) be successful
  • Continuously learn and challenge the status quo
  • Think globally, act locally
  • Have a strong bias for action
  • Give and receive open, direct and timely feedback

About N26

N26 is The Mobile Bank. N26 has redesigned banking to make it simple, fast and contemporary. Valentin Stalf and Maximilian Tayenthal founded the company in 2013 and launched the initial product in early 2015. ​Thanks to its fully digital business model, N26 operates on a much lower cost base with lean organisational structures, without IT legacies and without an expensive branch network. N26 passes on these cost benefits to its customers. ​N26 partners with the most innovative fintech and traditional financial companies to offer its customers best-in-class products such as TransferWise (foreign exchange), Raisin (savings), Clark and Allianz (insurance), auxmoney (credit) and others. Today N26 is one of the fastest growing banks in Europe and has more than 850.000 customers across 17 European markets and over 380 employees. N26 currently operates in: Austria, Belgium, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Portugal, Slovakia, Slovenia, and Spain, and it intends to enter the UK and US markets in 2018. N26 has raised more than $215 million from renowned investors including Allianz X, Tencent Holdings Limited, Li Ka-Shing’s Horizons Ventures, Peter Thiel’s Valar Ventures, members of the Zalando management board and Earlybird Venture Capital.


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