Junior Software Tester

Phenospex B.V.
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  • HBO, WO
  • 40 uur
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Working as a Software Tester at Phenospex:

You play a key role in the ambitious R&D team and you will be responsible for conducting a range of quality control tests

and analysis to ensure that the Phenospex software meets or exceeds the specified standards and the customer’s

requirements. It will be your job to draft and revise test plans and scripts to ensure alignment with the set standards, to

create test data files with valid and invalid records to thoroughly test program logic and verify the system flow. Ultimately,

you will ensure that system tests are successfully completed and documented and that all problems are resolved.

In more detail you:

  • coordinate, plan and complete functional and performance testing before the products are shipped
  • complete Graphical User Interface (GUI) tests
  • write unit tests in C++ and bash scripts for functional testing
  • set up testing environments (VMs)
  • troubleshoot and debug in close cooperation with the Software Developers and the team
  • create and maintain test databases and 3D files
  • gather and evaluate feedback
  • recommend and execute system and process improvements
  • complete special assignments as requested


You have:

  • a great interest in specializing in software testing
  • the will to commit to an ambitious company for the long term
  • a dutch work permit
  • a bachelor or masters in Computer Science, Mathematics or a related field would be preferred
  • work experience is not a must, but a (theoretical) background in software development/ testing is
  • expertise in software testing practices and tools are an advantage
  • (theoretical) experience with C++ and bash scripting (must)
  • good knowledge of the Linux system administration, especially working with VMs
  • basic knowledge of R, Shiny and SQL would be an asset


You also have:

  • a good command of the English language (English is the company language)
  • attention to detail, analytical and problem-solving skills
  • excellent team player capabilities to promote open communication and ensure mutual understanding and cooperation between all stakeholders as well as excellent interpersonal skills
  • a “do-what-it-takes” attitude, willingness to learn new technologies and programming languages
  • strong interest in rock-solid high quality software and a natural drive to improve things


On Request


About Phenospex

Our work contributes to a world in which agriculture is done more efficiently and reduces the impact of food production

on our planet. We develop and provide sensor technologies and analytics software specifically designed to assess crops

worldwide. We help to automate the hardest jobs in plant science, plant breeding and in agriculture by offering solid and

elegant solutions. We are an international team of around 25 people, coming from diverse backgrounds in, for example,

plant science, agriculture, physics, computer vision and business and we love to solve challenging problems.

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Uiteraard staat deze vacature open voor iedereen die zich hierin herkent. We geloven dat diverse teams van belang zijn voor ons als lerende organisatie, die voorop wil blijven lopen in de wereld van werk. Want juist verschillen tussen mensen zorgen voor groei. Van collega's, klanten, kandidaten en daarmee van Yacht. Heb jij een uniek talent? We ontmoeten je graag.

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