Senior Software Test Engineer

  • Staff
  • Almere
  • University degree
  • Higher Vocational Education
  • More than 2 years

Are you enthusiastic about Technical Product Development and do you have a passion for Software testing? If you like to set up and improve processes and to have a coaching role towards your colleagues. Then we are looking for you!

What will you be doing?
We are looking for a Sr Test Engineer (Software). At Alfen you give structure to your (Agile) team and you coach the Test Engineers. We are looking for a colleague who enjoys working on test processes and collaborating on defining our Test strategy.

Within our multidisciplinary R&D department, you and your enthusiastic team are responsible for testing high-tech semi-finished and end products in the field of Power Electronics, Control Technology and Electrical Engineering. In consultation with your colleagues, you draw up the necessary test protocols, you perform tests and you are able to draw up a clear test report and propose improvements.

Main tasks:

  • Provide structure/coaching to and collaborate with (Software) Test Engineers
  • Collaborate with Hardware Test Engineers and Software Engineers
  • Improving the test process
  • Contribution to improving our test quality
  • I would suggest to add the below :
  • Prepare test data and Test plans based on Risk based approach
  • Coordinate with Development team in deciding what/what not to automate
  • Manage and Maintain test scripts Library

What do we offer you?

We offer you a great role in an appealing and challenging environment. You contribute to the success of our innovative R&D department. Depending on your education and experience, we offer you a suitable salary. We also think it is important that you develop further as a professional. We expect you to take the initiative and, in consultation with your manager, to make choices that support your career with us.

What do we ask of you?

You are result and quality oriented, you also have a practical and pragmatic attitude. For this challenging and versatile role we are looking for an organizationally strong, flexible team player with a no-nonsense mentality. You can also recognize yourself in the following profile:

  • Relevant university education ((Embedded) Software, Computer Science, Robotics etc.)
  • Experience with software testing
  • Experience in coaching a group
  • Interest in pushing test automation for embedded platforms
  • Affinity with high-tech and/or automotive industry
  • Interest in defining processes
  • Proficient in both Dutch and English
  • Preferred: ISTQB Advanced Test Analyst
  • Would suggest to add the below :
  • Minimum 5 years of experience in Software testing
  • Good Working experience with tools such as JIRA Confluence , Tester Suite, Jenkins

Do we have your interest?

Then we would like to hear from you. You can apply directly via the button function, but of course you can also first contact Marlon de Vries, Corporate Recruiter at telephone number 06-13480850