Quality Assurance Engineer

Tech · Lisbon, Lisbon
Department Tech
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Mid-level

Have you gained experience in the software space and want to continue working on innovative projects whilst making an impact with your tech skills & knowledge? Read on to find out more about our QA Engineer position! 

The Company

We are a fast-growing non-profit social enterprise with offices in the Netherlands, Portugal, South Africa, Kenya, and Ethiopia. Triggerise builds digital platforms that motivate users - primarily young women and adolescent girls - to make positive choices. We work together with local communities and use nudges like reminders, discounts, and reward points to encourage our users to access and use health products and services. We also support our users in becoming entrepreneurs and adding value to their economies. You can learn more about the work we do here.

All of our Triggerise offices are comfortable, open spaces filled with enthusiastic, international colleagues. Whether you are working from our biggest office in Nairobi, the fast-growing office in South Africa, or from home, our people are young and our culture is global and dynamic. Our work environment is fast-paced, informal, and friendly. You can hear more about being a part of the Triggerise team here. 

We are open to remote work for this position and will happily accept applicants from anywhere in Portugal.

The Job

The Quality Assurance Engineer tests if our software paths function the way they should.

Responsibility areas:

  • Processes: You are accountable for quality assurance standards & processes of your team. You must be able to spread a quality mindset and make people understand that everyone own quality responsibility.
  • Agile practices: Our team works in an agile way and you will be part of the rituals and practices always looking for improvements.
  • Documentation: You document your work and make sure that your documentation is clear and understandable for future use by others. Also making sure that documentation processes rely on quality processes.
  • Testing: You execute manual and automated testing for our products. Once you have done the testing and analysis, you communicate your findings in a clear and constructive way with the development team, helping them improve their future work. You help develop best practices and quality standards and drive implementation amongst the teams.
  • Development: We expect you to actively participate in meetings and projects and to coordinate with your team members. We also expect you to continue to develop yourself and keep abreast of new developments.

About you

As a QA Engineer you will be responsible for the quality assurance standards & processes of your team. You are a self-starter, who knows what to do. You enjoy peer-to-peer collaboration and take initiative to get involved with the team that you work with.


  • 2+ years of professional experience in a Software Engineering team (QA or development).
  • You have great experience executing both manual and automated testing.
  • You have experience creating detailed and well-structured test plans and test cases. 
  • You have experience working with automated testing tools & framework implementation. 
  • We are currently using JavaScript, Selenium, Postman and Appium (If you have experience with those tools is definitely a plus).
  • Ability to prioritize multiple projects and responsibilities
  • You know how to communicate with technical and non-technical people.
  • You are based in Portugal.
  • Fluent in English

Recruitment Process

Introductory call with recruiter | First Interview with Tech Team | Technical Challenge | Final interview with the Tech Team

The rewards

At Triggerise we believe in being open, also when it comes to salaries. The monthly salary bracket for this position is €1876 - €2813 gross in Portugal, plus benefits and allowances. We will offer you a salary in this bracket depending on your level of experience and how it relates to your future colleagues. If you would like to know more about the salaries in our other locations, please contact us.


In addition to your monthly salary, we offer you:

  • Great secondary benefits.
  • A personal development budget.
  • Unlimited holidays, if you can make it work with your team you’re good to go.
  • Growth opportunities.
  • A product to help shape as we grow, to leave your mark on how we do things.
  • A vision that we trust that you will do your job without us having to invent unnecessary rules and regulations.

The details

Interested? Click apply now below! Want more information? Check out our website or contact our Global Recruiter. We only accept applications through the apply links, not by email.

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    Lisbon, Lisbon
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