Test Automation Software Engineer


Test Automation Software Engineer


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About Kindred

Kindred Group is a digital entertainment pioneer bringing together nine successful online gambling brands, forming one of the largest online gambling groups in the world. Our purpose is to transform gambling by being a trusted source of entertainment that contributes positively to society. Our goal is that 0% revenue is derived from harmful gambling.

Our global team of more than 2000 people represents 60+ nationalities. When you join Kindred, you'll be part of a collaborative, diverse and inclusive team that has your best interest at heart. We are a trusting company that knows the value of a healthy work-life balance. We offer a wide range of benefits, along with an award-winning all-employee share program, which is a great opportunity to share in the company's success.

The role

✅ “You Design it, You Build It, You Test It, You Run It, You Tweak It” this is our ethos and you will be expected to take part in the full software life cycle to ensure reliability and uptime of the production environment
✅ You will participate in design discussions with your colleagues to find great solutions to complex engineering challenges
✅ You will discuss with architects on upcoming projects and propose solutions as needed

Responsibilities as a Javascript tester in our team include testing our modern and reusable frontend/backend components, that build up the entire customer facing sports betting experience. Our test engineers drive the automation forward by writing test cases, improving the framework, suggesting improvements to the process, the tools and the product, as well as staying on top of requirements and generally being an ambassador for great quality.

We are a cross-functional team (typically 6-10 people), so working closely with frontend, backend and native developers is a natural part of the work. A tester in our team participates all aspects of the work, from initial planning and setting up requirements to writing automation tests and handling issues.

Your expertise lies within JavaScript, React and NodeJS test automation but there will be opportunities to technically support your colleagues on other technical domains as well. You will be eager to take ownership and develop reliable test automation and plan and drive quality forward. Occasional travel may be needed as our domain is spread across multiple locations with teams not only in Madrid.


We Use

✅ Cypress
✅ Appium
✅ JavaScript & React
✅ NodeJS (Frontend/backend)
✅ Elastic and Kibana
✅ Kafka
✅ JMeter
✅ Continuous Delivery using Jenkins and Docker
✅ Best development practices
✅ Agile and lean values


Your experience

✅ As an experienced test automation engineer, you can drive technical solutions from design to production
✅ Created test automation for scalable software in a distributed architecture
✅ You think about what is good for the products in the long term when you make design decisions
✅ Have helped set the technical expectations on the whole team by both producing and setting high expectations on the team delivery
✅ Mentored and onboard new team members
✅ Have been a role model in behaviour (communication, collaboration – within and across teams) with a positive mindset
✅ Proactive in communication towards all stakeholders including team
✅ Experienced at solving challenging problems in a fast-paced, ever-changing environment
✅ Passionate and experienced with backend testing but are not hesitant to explore frontend testing as well

Our Way Of Working

Our world is hybrid.

A career is not a sprint. It’s a marathon. One of the perks of joining us is that we value you as a person first. Our hybrid world allows you to focus on your goals and responsibilities and lets you self-organise to improve your deliveries and get the work done in your own way.

Application Process

Click on the “Apply Now” button and complete the short web form. Please add your CV and covering letter in English to let us know your motivation for applying and your salary expectation. Our Talent Acquisition team will be in touch soon. Kindred is an equal opportunities employer committed to employing a diverse workforce and an inclusive culture. As such we oppose all forms of discrimination in the workplace. We create equal opportunities for all our applicants and will treat people equally regardless of and not limited to, gender, ages, disability, race, sexual orientation. We are committed not only to our legal obligations but also to the positive promotion that equal opportunities bring to our operations as set out in our sustainability framework. Kindred has an ESG rating of AAA by MCSI.



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Well-being allowance
Learning and development opportunities
Inclusion networks
Charity days
Long service awards
Private medical insurance
Life assurance and income protection
Employee Assistance Programme

Meet the recruiter

Maxim Martea


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