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Software Test Engineer (m/f/d)

Full Time
Permanent contract

Job description

For our Leipzig office and in close cooperation with our colleagues from our parent company SWISS TIMING located in Switzerland, we are looking for a
Software Test Engineer (m/f/d)


You will be in charge of the review of software requirements and use cases. Creation of test cases, as well as providing support in the writing of test cases to internal resources and external consultants will be an important task. You will run tests during various development stages (functional testing, integration testing, regression testing, automation tests) and suggest continuous testing process improvement, including test case evolution. You will execute test cases, record and document results, compare them to expected results. Defects logging during the test execution phase will be required, as well as reporting test results. You will maintain the test cases library in Team Foundation Server Microsoft Test Manager.

Profile

Your Job:

  • You will be responsible for all the test activities regarding software integration and Software quality
  • You will establish testing as an fundamental part of the development process within your team
  • You will derive high quality test cases by analyzing software requirements and acceptance criterias
  • You will verify the testability of requirements and provide the feedback to your team
  • You will automate the test cases using scripting languages
  • You will execute test cases on different test environments (automated and manually)
  • You will document test results and create defect and test reports
  • You will ensure the traceability from requirements until test results
  • You will ensure the quality of testing activities by performing peer reviews of all test artifacts
  • You will perform regression testing in case of changes to the requirements
  • You will suggest continuous testing process improvement, including test cases evolution

Your Profile:

  • You have strong communication skills and a high team orientation
  • You have strong social skills, especially diplomacy and advocacy
  • You are self-organized, able to prioritize according to deadlines and test campaigns
  • You take the initiative and have ownership of work
  • You work detailed, methodical and efficient
  • You are resilient and able to operate in a dynamic and sometimes stressful environment
  • You have outstanding technical skills and bring in know-how at appropriate times
  • You have an interest in the sport domain and and understanding of the characteristics of the sport business
  • You are willing to travel as required (max. 10%)

Professional requirements

  • You have a Bachelor’s degree in computer science or equivalent
  • Ideally, you gathered 3+ years of experience in all phases of testing including specification, implementation, execution and documentation
  • You have a good understanding of quality assurance life cycle, methodologies and best practices
  • You have experience with agile testing and the usage of test automation frameworks
  • You have knowledge on various test environment setups
  • You are familiar with the Microsoft Office suite
  • You have experience in working agile and the SCRUM framework
  • You have experience with the Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS) and Microsoft Test Manager

Benefitial:

  • Good written and oral skills in German
  • ISTQB certification (Foundation Level)
  • Fundamental understanding of software languages (C#, javascript & typescript)
  • Knowledge in Test Driven Design (TDD), Behavior Driven Design (BDD)
  • Experience in setting up a test automation pipeline from scratch
  • Basic understanding on implementation and experience in Hardware Interfaces
  • Experience in development projects in the broadcast industry as well as testing of broadcast software
  • Basic understanding of the DevOps concept

Look forward to:

  • A motivated and innovative team
  • Challenging tasks in an international environment
  • Contribution and implementation of new concepts and ideas
  • Travels to international sport events, e.g. Olympic Games
  • A permanent contract


Did we catch your attention?

We are looking forward to your application. Please also include your desired salary and the earliest possible start date. Since we work in an international context, we ask you to submit the application documents and the motivation letter in English.

For more information visit our homepage at www.swisstiming.com. We will treat your application documents in accordance with the legal requirements for data protection.

Languages

  • German (very good C1 or mother tongue) and English (very good C1)

Location

04159 Leipzig

Contact

Mrs. Franziska Kairys

Human Resources Business Partner