Senior Test Developer (external contract)

Kistler Bratislava, s.r.o.

Place of work: Ševčenkova, Petržalka
Wage (gross): 25 EUR/hourThis is a minimal guaranteed hourly rate. The salary can be higher, it would depend on relevant skills and experience.
Start date: ASAP
Contract type: full-time, agreement-based (Temporary jobs), trade licence

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

We are looking for a contractor (with trade licence/Ltd.) for 6 months. The contract can be prolonged upon mutual agreement.

We are searching for a Senior Test Developer experienced in automation who would like to test software applications (embedded, web, cloud) in agile work environment using cutting-edge technology.

Your responsibilities:

• Define strategy and plan for test automation on the project
• Design test cases based on requirements and use cases
• Create and maintain automation tests and libraries by using Robot Framework
• Ensure the effective implementation of tests and testing strategies in collaboration with Product Owner and other technical roles (e.g. test developers, software developers, product managers etc.)
• Provide feedback on quality and consistency of requirements and specifications (testability of requirements, usability of user interface, more accurate effort estimations, etc.)
• Establish and maintain the test environment
• Investigate defects, perform root cause analysis and ensure that post-mortems are systematically documented and acted upon
• Helps to ensure that developed project adheres to non-functional requirements by executing tests targeted to these business values (stability, performance, error handling, etc.)
• Maintain Continuous integration pipelines to ensure that deployments meet non-functional requirements (e.g. stability, performance, error handling, ..)
• Report test results to the Product Owner regarding depth and overall coverage of testing

Employee perks, benefits

• Possible to work remotely if needed

Information about the selection process

Due to current situation, interviews will be held online.

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

University education (Master's degree)

Language skills

English - Upper intermediate (B2)

Other knowledge

Python - advanced

Number of years of experience


Personality requirements and skills

Must have:

• Bachelor or Master degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science or Applied Informatics
• 3+ years of experience in test automation (e.g. Robot Framework, …)
• 2+ years of experience with Python
• Experience with test methods, test strategies and processes
• ISTQB Foundation Level certification or similar
• Good communication skills in English (written and spoken)
• Experience with Agile development (e.g. Scrum, Kanban)

Nice to have:

• Experience with Docker
• Experience with Git
• Experience with Jira
• Experience with CI tools

Personality Requirements:

• Very good communication and facilitation skills
• Analytical and systematic working style
• Affinity to work in an international environment
• Service oriented mindset
• Customer oriented attitude
• Quality oriented
• Readiness to help and teach
• Team player
ID: 4039995  Dátum zverejnenia: 11.6.2021  Základná zložka mzdy (brutto): 25 EUR/hour