Tala Software Development Engineer In Test Jobs in Kenya

Tala Software Development Engineer In Test Jobs in Kenya

  • Tala (formerly InVenture) builds mobile products that help creditworthy individuals in emerging markets validate their financial identities and get access to fair credit to advance their businesses and families. Tala is providing choice and control to individuals around the world when it comes to their financial identity.

    Job Summary

  • We are looking for a Software Development in Test (referred to as Sr. SDET henceforth) who is passionate about using cutting edge test automation tools and technologies to create robust test frameworks and test suites in order to speed up the product delivery process without compromising quality and performance. This hands-on, roll-up-your-sleeves role will ensure quality control across Tala’s backend services and mobile applications in multiple markets.

    Job Duties

  • Develop test automation suites to expand test coverage to all our microservices and integrate it into regression and release process.

  • Deliver framework for performance testing to be used on-demand and as part of regular testing.

  • Deliver tools to help test integration with 3rd party services (Payment Rails, SMS/Email, KYC (know your customer), Analytics, etc.)

  • Integrate automated tests execution into the software development process.

  • Mentor junior team members.

  • Collaborate with squad lead and other key stakeholders to strategize rollout.

  • Support and collaborate with cross-functional teams (Product, Data, Credit, and Business Development) in identifying automation areas
    to further increase the quality of our product.

  • Maintain, review, propose and implement improvements to existing frameworks, tools and processes.


  • Minimum 3+ years of experience in building test tools and frameworks using Java/Groovy/Kotlin/Scala/Python, Jenkins or similar CI-CD tools, Shell Scripting, Linux/ Mac OSX for either backend or frontend services.

  • Experience with BDD testing paradigm and one of the Behavior Driven Testing frameworks such as Cucumber, Spock or JBehave.

  • Experience in front-end automation tools such as Selenium, Appium, Espresso or Kaspresso.

  • Experience with one or more version control systems such as Github, Gitlab, Perforce.

  • Excellent ability to communicate and collaborate with a globally distributed team.

  • Experience working in an Agile development process (Scrum/ Kanban/ Scrumban).

  • Preferred BS Degree in Computer Science and/or Math or equivalent skills.

    How to Apply

  • For more information and job application details, see; Tala Software Development Engineer In Test Jobs in Kenya

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