SW Test Engineer

Descartes Systems (Slovakia) s.r.o.

Place of work
M.R. Štefánika 139, 010 01 Žilina
Contract type
Start date
Salary offered (gross)
By agreement

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

We are looking for testers who are used to collaborating closely with developers. You'll be able to look at a user story and spot the gaps that nobody has considered yet, be able to come up with ingenious and devious tests that reveal unexpected problems, and work with the developers to get them fixed. You like sharing your knowledge with peers. You're comfortable working in a self-organizing team and taking responsibility for your own work.

As a Software Test Engineer you will be responsible for:
- designing test plans, defining test cases, preparing test data
- detecting, recording, reporting and retesting found errors
- cooperating with the developers and other team members
- cooperating on maintenance, development and optimization of testing environment
- reporting incident status, overall testing status and release recommendations to Project Management and Test Lead
- verifying that all testing documentation is complete and (plans, scripts/cases, pass/fail results) has been stored in the designated location

Employee perks, benefits

We offer a flexible and casual work environment, as well as mentorship and on-the-job training to support your personal growth. You will have an opportunity to contribute new ideas and we welcome your fresh perspective.

Information about the selection process

If you are interested in this position and you fulfil the above mentioned requirements, please, send to careersdc@descartes.com your application form together with:
1. Your CV
2. Agreement with processing of your personal data for indeterminate period ( in compliance with the Slovak Act No. 428/2002 Coll. on Protection of Personal Data and its amendments).
3. Write us why are you the best candidate for this position (in English)

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

University education (Master's degree)

Educational Specialization

IT, Technical

Language skills

English - Upper intermediate (B2)

Number of years of experience


Personality requirements and skills

- You can speak English (written and spoken is a must)
- You can search through logs or crash reports to help identify the source of an issue
- You are able to describe bugs in sufficient detail for a developer to understand
- You are listened to
- You don’t believe it until you see it
- You don’t believe everything that you see
- You are passionate about great software
- You test everything in your life, your new telephone, your new car, a piece of code and the quickest route to your new job
- You have strong user empathy and sense of UI aesthetic
- You care about the company, the quality of the product and the user experience
- You can work closely with the developers to deliver awesome features
- You can write SQL to verify data correctness


Brief description of the company

Descartes (Nasdaq:DSGX) (TSX:DSG) is the global leader in providing on-demand, software-as-a-service solutions focused on improving the productivity, performance and security of logistics-intensive businesses. Customers use our modular, software-as-a-service solutions to route, schedule, track and measure delivery resources; plan, allocate and execute shipments; rate, audit and pay transportation invoices; access global trade data; file customs and security documents for imports and exports; and complete numerous other logistics processes by participating in the world's largest, collaborative multimodal logistics community. Our headquarters are in Waterloo, Ontario, Canada and we have offices and partners around the world. Learn more at www.descartes.com

Number of employees

100-149 employees

Company address

Descartes Systems (Slovakia) s.r.o.
M. R. Štefánika 139
010 01 Žilina


ID: 3333800   Dátum zverejnenia: 13.3.2018