Junior QA Engineer

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Junior QA Engineer

We are looking for a Junior QA Engineer to join our team who will help us bring quality to one of our key applications. 

Join our talented development team and be a big part of the amazing things we are achieving at Clay!

Full-time · Clay

Are you looking for an opportunity to contribute to a large scale, complex product and see real-time impact of your work on hundreds of thousands of users worldwide? Then look no further: At Clay we’re building the future of access control, and we’re looking for you! Help us win the battle against mechanical keys! 

Clay’s core mission is to grant easy access for businesses anywhere around the world, in a logical and user-friendly way. As a platform company we build world-class APIs and facilitate industry leaders to integrate cloud-based access control to their businesses. Clay’s back-end developers build and expand APIs and work on an innovative smart lock API used by hundreds of thousands of people all over the world on a daily basis. Security, stability and scalability are our driving principles.

That's why we need you!

What you'll do

As a Junior QA engineer at Clay you will do much more than just testing! You will be an important part of the development team and help us deliver a product with both high technical and functional quality. Great communication skills are important as you will be working with developers, product owners and other internal stakeholders. Your main responsibility is to ensure nothing goes untested and that all changes fulfil the functional and technical requirements.

On a daily basis you’ll be validating user stories, identifying risks, helping replicate bugs reported from the field and supporting the development team and our product organisation with various testing related tasks.

Maybe you have worked with QA for a few years and want to see more of the customer, or maybe you are a technical support engineer who has done testing as a side task but want to move further into the world of QA. Either way a desire to combine both technical and soft skills will be an important asset for this position.

Technical skills and expertise

  • Experience with Web Testing. 

  • Experience with APIs (Testing through tools such as Postman, SoapUI) and understanding the databases behind the API.

  • Proven track record in successfully conducting and creating QA

    tests in highly technical organisations, with hands-on experience

    with functional testing.

  • Experience with bug tracking, test management, test execution,

    defect reports through Test Management tools like TestRail, qTest,


  • Proactive in implementing tests when foreseeing possible bugs and


  • Proven track record in successfully conducting and creating QA tests in highly technical organisations, with hands-on experience with functional testing.

  • Not afraid to ventilate suggestions to improve the product following


  • Experience with or a desire to learn automation testing.

  • Creating and Managing Test documentation.

  • Familiar with Agile/Scrum development environments.

  • Communicate and partner with different teams to address the issues reported and drive them to closure.

How we work

Global movements are created by united teams that work hard, think smart, and move at a fast pace. As an agile team with a growth mindset, we work with structured methods. We use hundreds of post-its a week, and always look for ways to improve our products. Our flow goes something like this, slightly changing from team to team.

You'll be working with... 


Product Owner


QA Engineer & Security Officer


QA Engineer


Scrum Master

Working at Clay means becoming a ‘Brick’, and that means joining an international team, with 23 nationalities (!), of passionate professionals who take initiative, own responsibility and share expertise.

At Clay we live by our core values 

  • Innovation is in our veins; we strive for the best, we aim high.
  • We communicate openly, transparently and thoughtfully.
  • Each of us takes ownership and responsibility for our work. 
  • We lead with kindness and by example; we bring out the best in each other.
  • When in doubt we act with courage, take intelligent risks and make wise decisions.
  • With endless curiosity we keep learning and improving, while knowing to seek assistance for rapid advancement.
  • To achieve the greatest we keep it simple, take small steps and always work smart.

Wondering what it’s like to work at Clay?

Clay is a tight-knit team of technology lovers and innovative thinkers. Our team is working on some of the most challenging problems in the access control industry.

To read some of the benefits Clay offers us check out our Careers page. But to give you some more insight into life at Clay here it goes; it’s great to have the ability to make an impact from day one, share ideas and shape the road map together. We work from our awesome office in the heart of Amsterdam, collaborate closely with Salto Systems in Spain, and serve our customers globally.

At Clay we are encouraged to build ourselves along with our fast-growing company. This can be in the form of trainings, coaching, conferences and more. We grow together! We know best is yet to come. We support each other’s curiosity; we have tech talks, hackathons and open-invite dinners to talk about our company’s road map. Everyone on this team has a voice and we’re encouraged to not only participate and speak up, but also to lead and drive.

Beware; we work hard, play hard. Don’t underestimate either of those! We are honest, love a good joke, and don’t take things personally. And as a tight-knit team, together we form the solid house that is Clay.