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Are you a seasoned, pragmatic QA professional, passionate about building a QA and CI platform that really will have an impact? And are you at the same time passionate about developing great new functionality that is immediately really put to the test by thousands of users? Working in a process of idea generation, development, and evaluation where your point of view makes a difference and where you each day help thousands of new upstarts worldwide getting the best possible start?

On behalf of our client, SimpleSite.com., ISG Denmark is looking for a highly skilled QA professional with developer skills.

You will be working in a global SaaS company, which includes challenges in usability, success experience, security and response times in a live environment. The technical environment combined with a focus on growth hacking will give you a unique option to develop your skills – technically, in business understanding and personally.
QA/Developer for Agile Product Development team

Can you help us build a QA and CI platform, having an impact on thousands of new daily users?

About SimpleSite.com:

SimpleSite is a key player in the huge and still growing global market of DIY online website builders (SaaS). Each month between 200,000 and 400,000 users globally come to SimpleSite looking for a super-easy way to build websites on both mobile and desktop devices. Today’s access to large-scale data gives SimpleSite the unique opportunity to constantly optimize the customer experience and revenue by testing what works and what doesn’t work through real-user experiments – A/B tests. Due to SimpleSite's massive user base, even small changes in product or communication can have a huge impact on the business.


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Founded in 2003, SimpleSite was one of the first tech start-ups in Denmark to do actual growth hacking, and achieved global coverage at rapid speed. Since then SimpleSite's organisation has grown to 60+ people with an annual revenue of around 10 million Euro. Today, SimpleSite has 90,000 premium users worldwide and more than 25 million websites were created. SimpleSite operates in 190+ countries with global customer service. Headquarters are located in Copenhagen, Denmark.

We are a value driven company with the core values:
  • Be proud of the success and accomplishments of our customers
  • Be result-oriented
  • Take responsibility
  • Show respect

About your new role:

You will be located in our headquarter right next to cozy Nyhavn in Copenhagen where you will work with a SaaS product that caters to a massive group of users. The work SimpleSite does affects millions of small businesses and persons around the world. As our QA / Developer you will take on the important task of structuring and automating QA and CI in our team. This has not been implemented in our team so far.

Not all QA is automated though, and you will be expected to take the lead on manual QA to verify that a given solution is according to specifications and works on all supported platforms. A part of the manual QA is to have an eye for the UI design specification and compare it to the actual implementation.

We also expect that you will be a part of our team of developers – preferably as a full-stack developer. We expect a split of 50/50 between QA/CI and development.

You will be working with:
  • Source control in GitHub
  • Deployment in TeamCity
  • Cloud based setup in AWS
  • Frontend developed in Angular 5
  • Backend developed in C#
  • Many services running in AWS / Cloud / 3rd party vendors
You will have a great deal of impact and responsibility and will work with new technologies, every day helping thousands of small entrepreneurs around the world getting the best possible start.

All members of the team, work according to the values and there is a holistic attention in the company to live up to them.

The product development team in Copenhagen consists of four software developers, 1 UI designer, 1 UX expert, 2 copywriters and email experts, and 2 data analysts. We have a great teamspirit and frequently have social gatherings both on the job and outside the job.

The total tech and product team consists of 20 people.

The product development team plan tasks in bi-weekly sprints. We keep the sprint up-2-date with daily stand-ups. Longer term planning is done in an OKR process.

Typically, new features are developed as A/B experiments to evaluate the effect on business and usability. With 15,000 new sign-ups every day, we measure the results of experiments fast and decisions on further development are based on facts.

Learning and failing fast is part of the company’s DNA, so everybody takes responsibility for his or her daily work by testing deliveries before passing them on and evaluate the quality of work at the same time.

SimpleSite has a clear goal not to let customers experience errors in the solution as it affects thousands of users by the minute.

Technology Stack

Our solution is served from AWS and we are continuously moving all of our solutions to be handled by AWS services:
  • Core of the backend is developed in C#
  • Core of the frontend is developed in AngularJS and is moved to Angular 5 by end of May 2018
  • Customer data are stored in an SQLServer setup - moving slowly to AWS DynamoDB
  • Business data and tracking information are stored in RedShift
  • We use Git (with Github) as source code repository
  • We use TeamCity for our continuous building and deployment process
… and much more

About you:

You are a highly skilled QA responsible with strong skills as a developer. You thrive in a multicultural environment with clear goals and an honest and direct style of communication. You are a dedicated and technically curious individual, proactive and willing to take personal ownership of tasks and projects, yet team-oriented and helpful across job functions. You deliver high quality, and are able to juggle quantity and quality in respect for deadlines, execution, and prioritization.

Furthermore, you have
  • 4+ years of professional experience as a full-stack software developer
  • Professional experience developing internet solutions
  • Professional experience working with web-based SPA frameworks such as Angular
  • Professional experience with backend development
  • Experience writing REST APIs with JSON payloads is an advantage
  • Curiosity about new tools and technology
  • Fluent profeciency in English both verbally and in writing

What can you expect in return?

You will be working in a global SaaS company, which includes challenges in usability, success experience, security and response times in a live environment. You will be a key player with us, having responsibility over the QA and CI area that becomes more and more central to us as we grow our team and the pace of updates to our code base increase.

What you need to do now


If you are interested in this challenging position we are looking forward to receiving your comprehensive application for ref.no. 68.977 via email application.wadsholt@isg.com or - if you want to register in our career database for similar jobs all over Europe at ISG career portal.

Send us your application and resume as soon as possible. The position ideally should be filled by June, so we will be conducting interviews on an ongoing basis.

If you have any questions you are welcome to contact Partner Peter Wadsholt on peter.wadsholt@isg.com or + 45 53 55 59 61

We believe that diversity adds value to our culture, our business and how we service our customers globally. We therefore welcome applications from all suitable candidates irrespective of gender, age, ethnic origin, religion, sexual orientation or any other criteria irrelevant to the position.

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