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(Senior) Software Test Automation Engineer

Global High Tech Company in Brainport

9060685 | EINDHOVEN | Detachering | WO | publicatiedatum 


Over de functie

The Position
This is the opportunity you have been waiting for: starting in a truly new, previously non-existing position! 
You will become part of a small and smart team that will be fully focusing on test automation. Your challenge is to bring it in live, to establish an in-company software test automation platform.
You will initiate improvements to safeguard product quality in future products. You enjoy using software technology (develop automatic tests, use test coverage analysis tools, etc.). 
Working in close cooperation with the Test Architect, System Validation Engineers and Software Engineers your team will assure optimum coverage at several test levels (module-, integration- and system level).

Your main responsibilities are:

  • Setting up test designs, implementing automatic tests, keeping the test automation framework up-to-date and performing additional Quality Assurance activities 
  • Review test designs of colleagues
  • Perform test automation feasibility research
  • Review requirements, User stories and software designs, and assess risks
  • Maintain an environment and tools to automate test execution and reporting
  • Execute tests and analyzing test results
  • Clear ability to troubleshoot and debug complex software applications
  • Chase and support problem solving by developers
  • Initiate and support product quality improvements


Your Profile:

  • The successful candidate will possess the following combination of education and experience:
  • Technical Masters or Bachelor’s degree for example in Software Engineering, Computer Science, or Electrical or System Engineering
  • Minimum of 3-5 years of relevant experience in embedded test design, automation and/or software development
  • Good understanding of STLC processes, methodologies and standards, preferably underpinned by an ISTQB certification
  • Experience with test automation frameworks in an embedded SW environment
  • Experience with quality improvement (processes and products)
  • Good knowledge of software development methodologies
  • Working experience with Agile / Scrum
  • Strong programming/scripting skills (C# / C++ / scripting languages)
Your Competencies:
  • Both analytical and hands-on 
  • Strong communication skills
  • Structured way of working
  • Eagerness/drive to get results (also from others) within project timelines
  • Combination of orderliness and technical skills


Excellent conditions


The Company
This is one of the global leaders in its field. They are one of the major High Tech companies in the Brainport region.
In the Eindhoven organisation you will have around 50 colleagues working in software enginering.

Contact me for this position, I am happy to explore your match with this position.
 +31 68 38 90 747  or


Voor meer informatie neem je contact op met Alexander Crepin via telefoonnummer 06-83890747

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