QA Software Engineer (f/m/d)

at Silexica (view profile)
Location Köln, Germany
Date Posted February 8, 2020
Category European Union - EU Blue Card Jobs
Germany - Residence Permit Visa Jobs
Job Type c++
python
qa
x-ray

Description

Based at Silexica’s Cologne headquarters we are looking for a passionate and experienced Quality Assurance Software Engineer (f/m/d) to support the day-to-day development and testing activities of our core team. These are exciting times in our space - we are growing fast and working on ambitious new initiatives.These are exciting times in our space - we are growing fast and working on ambitious new initiatives.

Your role:

  • You will be an integral part of our QA team assuring the quality of all SLX tools
  • You design, improve and manage quality assurance processes
  • You create test plans, design test cases, work on test executions and test reporting
  • You are responsible for the creation and maintenance of unit, integration and regression tests, and the associated infrastructure
  • You automate repetitive tasks and help increasing test coverage through existing or new infrastructure
  • You take over compliance testing for different platforms (Linux, Windows, embedded development boards)
  • You incorporate customer bug reports into test suites

The SLX tooling consists of a huge stack of backend tools going down to individual compiler passes analyzing C/C++ source code, integrated into one frontend tool for Desktop users presenting the results. Testing our tools is no repetitive, boring task of clicking through predefined user flows. But it is a combination of creativity to break the tools and checking on the right representation as well as a solid knowledge of QA processes to establish effective workflows.

Requirements

Your Skills and Experience:

  • You have a university degree, or a similar qualification, in Software Engineering or Computer Science and have gained at least 3 years of work experience in a related job
  • You have excellent communication skills (fluent in English) and great problem solving capabilities
  • You have excellent knowledge of the software QA management processes

  • You have good knowledge and experience with C/C++ as well as with scripting languages like Bash and Python
  • You gained previous experience with testing management suites like X-Ray, TestLink, HP ALM/QC, TestRail, qTest
  • As a plus, you have

    • experience with Source Code Management systems, preferably with Git/Bitbucket, and Issue tracking systems, ideally JIRA
    • experience with embedded software, embedded SDKs and IDEs, FPGAs
    • experience in working with IDEs (e.g. eclipse)
    • programming experience with Java and/or the maven build process
    • knowledge of the C/C++ compilation process (e.g. with GNU make, cmake)

Benefits

We offer:

  • An opportunity to work with a breakthrough product that is shaping a new era of computing
  • A driven, passionate and international team that values commitment, results and openness
  • A competitive salary and a modern workplace that celebrates the diversity and well-being of our team
  • Great benefits such as regular team events, free massages and fitness subsidies, additionally we will support you with visa and relocation if needed

Are you ready for the next challenge? Grow with us and shape the future of Silexica! To apply please upload your CV, your motivation for this position and outline your availability via our recruiting system.

Visa Assistance

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1) European Union - EU Blue Card Jobs
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