Senior Software QA Engineer

Sabre Austria GmbH

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Job description, responsibilities and duties

What happens when you combine technology with travel? Sabre! Did you know that cutting-edge technology is used at Sabre by more than 1 billion people around the globe? Did you know that Sabre processes approximately 85,000 transactions per second for the largest industry in the world - travel and tourism? Now, that we have your attention, Sabre is an innovative technology company that leads the travel industry by helping our customers (and employees) succeed. We are looking for forward-thinking, creative people who take ownership of results and make things happen. If this sounds like you, consider joining our team.

Team Introduction:

Flight Plan Manager team develops a comprehensive flight planning solution for the market. This is a mission critical product for Sabre airline business due to its superior cost optimization capabilities. FPM combines complete data support services — notice to airmen (NOTAMS), weather, airport suitability and airspace restrictions — with real-time alerts. The 4-D cost optimization functionality, route, altitude, speed and time are simultaneously analyzed to create an optimal flight path that accounts for fuel costs, CO2 emissions and delays. The solution is used by 30+ airlines including such big players as United Airlines or Turkish Airlines and the customer base is growing each year.

Working in the FPM team will challenge you and help you develop your business, technical and interpersonal skills. You will have an opportunity to cooperate with a young and committed team. The QA team ensures high quality customer experience through systematic application of agile testing practices.

Senior Test Automation Engineer
(Location: Vienna)

• Participating in a full agile development life cycle, working closely with marketing, delivery and development teams
• Designing, creating, executing and maintaining automated tests and manual tests
• Troubleshooting and isolating issues, finding defects and working with developers to resolve them
• Providing estimates of quality assurance time and effort
• Creating appropriate test data, and builds and maintains regression test suites
• Monitoring test execution, collecting metrics, identifying coverage gaps and applying needed corrections
• Supporting and maintaining test environment

‘Must have’ skills:
• 4+ years of experience in software testing (focus on test automation)
• Programming: C#, NUnit/MBUnit, TestStack.White
• Bitbucket/GIT
• MS SQL language
• JIRA or another bug tracking tool
• Understanding of Software Development Lifecycle (Agile/SCRUM methodology)
• Excellent analytical and problem solving skills
• Good English communication skills, written and verbal
• Working in global and distributed teams

‘Nice to have’ skills:
• Good knowledge of test process and testing techniques
• HP ALM or another test management tool
• Experience in flight planning activities (worked as a flight dispatcher or finished a flight planning course)
• Aviation background
• Jenkins

• Working in an international environment
• Support of further professional education

We offer an attractive benefits package that is appropriate to your qualifications and experience. You have the possibility to positively influence your yearly income through your individual contribution. Salary payments according the applicable IT collective bargaining agreement, minimum level ST1/Regelstufe at € 2.825 monthly, overpayment depending on experience and skills.

We are looking forward to welcoming you, because we know you will make a great addition to our team. With your abilities. With your questions. And with your application!

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

University education (Bachelor's degree)
University education (Master's degree)
Postgraduate (Doctorate)

Language skills

English - Upper intermediate (B2)

Other knowledge

C# - advanced


Brief description of the company

Sabre Austria GmbH is part of Sabre Corporation, a leading technology provider to the global travel and tourism industry. Sabre operates the leading global travel marketplace of software, analytics, mobile, and distribution solutions. These solutions are used by airlines, hotels, agencies and corporations around the world. Sabre is headquartered in Southlake, Texas, USA.

The Sabre Austria team supports Sabre Airline Solutions, comprehensive technology solutions that give airlines the freedom to better market their airline, sell their products, serve their customers, and operate the way they want. The Austria office of 60 employees is located in Vienna’s city center. The team is dedicated to progressing innovation for Sabre Flight Plan Manager, Flight Explorer, and other world-class airline solutions. To learn more about our comprehensive airline technology solutions, visit

Number of employees

50-99 employees

Company address

Wiedner Hauptstrasse
1050 Vienna
ID: 3212537   Dátum zverejnenia: 11.10.2017