(Senior) Software Quality Engineer (m/f/d) - App Team

  • Verivox GmbH
  • 69123 Heidelberg, Germany
  • 12/08/2022
Full time Data Engineering Big Data Data Management Software Engineering

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Become part of the Verivox team!

We are looking for you – fulltime (40h/week) with a mobile office option lasting several days per week at the earliest date possible – in our headquarters in Heidelberg or Munich : (Senior) Software Quality Engineer (m/f/d) - app team

your mission

  • Develop backend & frontend automation test strategies
  • Write and execute both functional and non-functional tests
  • Test user stories/features as part of the sprint activities
  • Test in various conditions and settings for different devices
  • Be part of an agile, cross-functional team, and work closely with them to ensure our mobile app has a high quality
  • Better the overall app experience by suggesting improvements and changes
  • Measure quality, establish quality metrics, and use them in the decision process
  • Align and collaborate with the rest of the software quality assurance team to improve the overall quality of our products, assess risks, promote consistency, identify common needs, build tools, etc.
  • Manage and plan releases, give your approval for the tickets that can be deployed
  • Verify that the acceptance criteria are explicitly listed after the sprint planning meeting
  • Occasionally, elaborate and help the product owner in writing requirements

Your essential experience and education

  • Test Analyst with automation experience
  • Solid experience with mobile app testing
  • Degree in Computer Science or other relevant qualifications
  • Strong knowledge of Android/iOS platform specifics
  • Experience using test frameworks like Detox, Appium, JEST or similar tools
  • You are comfortable reading and writing code in at least one programming language, ideally JavaScript (our app is written in React)
  • You have experience in building, testing, and monitoring both the frontend and the backend of an application (experience testing GraphQL/REST/SOAP Web Services)
  • Experience with Gitlab CI/CD or other CI/CD tools
  • Any experience with performance, visual, contract, GDPR, accessibility, interoperability, and security testing are a plus
  • Ability to document and troubleshoot errors
  • A proactive team player that analyzes the risk and impact of issues and is working with the team to prioritize and resolve them
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills in English (German would be an advantage)
  • Practice experience working with agile methodologies
  • ISTQB certification is a plus

What's in it for you?

  • More than 500 employees from over 30 nations as a collegial community with flat hierarchies
  • Our "New Normal": generous mobile office regulations enable you to work flexibly from home - already today, but also after Corona
  • Open, modern and friendly working environment with a startup feeling
  • Own area of ​​responsibility with room to develop your own ideas and concepts
  • A relaxed and constantly evolving work environment where success is as important as regular team events
  • Informal working environment - no dress code
  • Exclusive employee benefits such as job ticket, job bike, lunch allowance, employee discounts and company pension scheme
  • Complimentary hot and cold drinks and fresh fruit
  • Centrally located with optimal transport connections
  • Variety of technologies. Our team works with Kubernetes/G-cloud, Docker, React, RabbitMQ, Jenkins, C#, .net core, PHP, locust, pact, ELK among others


Are you up to meet these exciting challenges?

If so, then we would love to talk to you. Tell us how you will contribute to our success story!
Please send your application (including your salary expectation and the earliest possible date of starting to work) via “Apply now” to jobs@verivox.com .

Become part of the Verivox Team!
Verivox is part of the ProSiebenSat.1 Group and is one of the leading, independent online consumer portals in Germany. Since 1998 it is our mission to help consumers get the best deals for electricity, gas, DSL, mobile phones, finances, insurances, real estate, cars, motorbikes and travel. More than 8 million happy customers have compared prices, and then changed their provider - thereby saving more than EUR 1.6 billion. We are a fast-growing and profitable company and continuously strive to improve our services. Whether at any of our ten locations in Germany or in Switzerland: we are one team aiming to give our customers a better experience every day. A flat hierarchy and innovative and dynamic processes help us in achieving this aim - while still having fun being part of the team.

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  • Subsidized company pension plan
  • Flexible working hours
  • No dress code
  • team events
  • Open corporate culture
  • Exclusive employee benefits / discounts