Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer

  • Product
  • Amsterdam, Netherlands

Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer

Job description

About us

Buying a domain name is needlessly complicated. And selling domains? Not much easier.

So we started Dan! The no-nonsense domain trading platform.

We’re on a mission to make domain name trading available to everyone. Easy, fast and secure. And, most importantly: transparently. Because we believe transparency is the key to a better domain world. That’s why we do what we say. And we say what we do.

The role: Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer

You will be our first in-house Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer and be joining the Product team. In order to give our customers an experience, they can’t get enough of, we depend on our QA engineer for creating and implementing a strategy for quality coordination and testing as well as suggesting solutions to identified quality problems.

Our product teams have the freedom and authority to create impactful products to empower both our internal and external users. We use an agile development methodology, meaning we deploy code multiple times per day while ensuring our applications are rigorously tested and statically analyzed.

In return, you’ll gain access to one of the most fun, open, and ambitious groups of people working in Amsterdam. We push each other to be our absolute best and are the kind of company that will make you feel happy getting out of bed every morning.

Job requirements

What you’ll do

  • Test current products and identifying deficiencies;
  • Investigate product quality in order to make improvements to achieve better customer satisfaction;
  • Plan, create and manage the overall Quality Planning strategy;
  • Collaborate with the Product team to ensure consistent project execution;
  • Identify quality assurance process bottleneck and suggest actions for improvement;
  • Oversee continuous improvement projects;
  • Collect and maintain quality data;
  • Identify key KPIs for product quality;

What you’ll bring

  • Bachelor's in Computer Science or any Engineering discipline;
  • 3+ years of experience with test automation;
  • Supporting Agile team in release processes (e.g. manual acceptance testing, release monitoring);
  • Experience with test automation framework development;
  • Understanding of CI/CD test and build automation (or helping with establishing CI/CD pipelines);
  • Plus: Leadership experience with setting up new QA processes and evaluating new test frameworks
  • Plus: Experience with web test automation frameworks like Selenium, Selenoid or similar
  • Plus: Experience with load and stress testing with stools such as JMeter, Gatling, Locust or
  • Plus: Non-functional testing: data-focused testing (e.g. large data sets preparation for test scenarios, processing of analytics events, integration between systems), load, performance testing setup (tools like JMeter, Gatling, Locust)

How we work

From our industry-improving products to our videogame competitions, our company culture is busy, productive and fun.

At Dan, we work, grow and build fast. Shaking up the industry and making a splash. We’re dreamers who roll up their sleeves and do the work. And transparency is our thing.

We think being kind is cool. That’s why we uplift instead of compete against each other. Unless we’re playing FIFA or frisbee.

Psst … some added perks

  • Top notch equipment
  • Free lunch and healthy snacks, every day. Yup, you read that right!
  • Friday after-work drinks at the office
  • Company and team outings (from dinners and paintball to gaming and movie nights — and everything in between)
  • A game room for our Fifa tournaments
  • A team of (fast-)forward-thinking, talented and fun colleagues from all over the world!

Are you interested?

If you think you’re a match for this role and can bring some great skills to the Dan team, please apply! We’re excited to get to know you.


Sure! If you join Dan from abroad, we offer to sponsor your Visa for NON EU citizens, as long as you agree to move to The Netherlands within 6 months.

If you are joining us from a country that doesn’t allow traveling to the Netherlands just yet due to Covid-19 restrictions, there’s a chance that your onboarding could take place remotely. We had lots of new team members starting their Dan-journey remotely already and so can you!

Note for recruiters: we unfortunately can’t respond to cold calls or emails. But thanks for your interest!