Test Automation Tester

Test Automation Tester

Job Title: Test Automation Tester
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Amsterdam, North Holland
Salary: €450 - €500 per day
Reference: BBBH7514
Contact Name: David Lawrence
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 25, 2018 11:08

Job Description

Test automation Engineer

My client is a leading communicaions company and requires a number of test automation engineers
The main purpose of this position is to support integration and acceptance testing of Video CPE SW releases..

*Responsible for writing test automation scripts and validating execution reliability and test relevancy
*Responsible for functional testing of new CPE Video SW releases
*Responsible for issue life cycle management
*Responsible for acceptance and regression testing of new CPE Video SW releases
*Responsible for test definition and execution
*Extensive cooperation with (internal and external) technology suppliers during integration, triaging and resolving issues
*As required, support the definition, installation, and maintenance of test equipment and systems


*BSc degree in Engineering or Computer Science.
Two or more years direct experience with:
Video Broadcast Systems, specifically Video CPE
Software integration and testing
Test automation: preferably Robot Framework and Python. Any other experience is welcome.
ISTQB® Certified tester certification is appreciated
STQB® Test Analyst certification is highly appreciated
*Exposure to Gherkin Language and agile software development methodologies is appreciated

Skills & Abilities:
Must be willing and able to adapt rapidly to changing priorities and technologies
*Should have good interpersonal skills, to maintain and develop effective working relationships with other peers
Must have good problem solving skills and attention for detail
Must be able to work under pressure and be prepared to work outside normal working hours when necessary
Must be proactive, with a desire to continuously improve system solutions, documentation and processes & procedures
Excellent English

For this role it's mandatory that you bring your own device with the following minimal requirements:
Processor: Intel® Core™ i7-6600U (Dual Core, 2.6GHz, 4M cache, 15W)
Hard Drive: M.2 512GB SATA Class 20 Solid State Drive
Memory: 8 GB