Automation Test Engineer

Our client is offering proprietary, self-developed customer management software solutions for their group of companies, by utilising its highly skilled team based in their Limassol development hub, in an entrepreneurial, agile environment.

Job Description

You will be working as a test engineer at the software development department with the goal to ensure the highest level of quality of their software products. You will have a key role in the quality assurance process when converting stakeholder requirements into working systems. You are directly involved into the development process according to agile principles. You should be able to understand business requirements, propose and implement test strategies and solutions for existing as well as new software systems in a team-based agile environment.

Required Skills & Experience

  • University degree in Computer Science, Informatics, Information Technology or other comparable qualifications
  • Proven experience as a Test Engineer, Automation Test Engineer
  • High level of quality awareness and knowledge about software testing strategies especially experience in the context of Agile software development and appropriate test methods
  • Programming of automated test procedures using tools commonly used in this context
  • Generation of test data
  • Coding experiences as Automation Test Engineer in Java, Junit, Mockito and Spring, DBUnit and/or C# and .Net
  • Aiming for a high level of automation in all processes
  • Experience in integrating automated tests in the build/delivery chain
  • Knowledge of Linux operating system as well as relational databases systems, especially on Oracle RDBMS
  • Solid knowledge of XML, JPA (Hibernate), REST and SOAP technologies
  • Experience in handling of complex SQL statements
  • Evaluation and communication of test results and test coverage
  • Creation of test specifications, test plans and test execution plans based on functional and non-functional requirements
  • Continuous improvement of test methods and procedures
  • Team player and ability to work in cross functional teams according to the principles of Agile software engineering
  • Openness and flexibility in dealing with new challenges
  • Solutions oriented, service based and customer oriented approach to all tasks
  • Knowledge of principles of version control/configuration management especially Git
  • Excellent skills in English language

Additional (nice to have) skills

  • Support in system integration and installation of test systems
  • Experience in continuous delivery process as well as to work with built-/delivery tools like Maven/Jenkins or TeamCity

Remuneration & Benefits

  • Above industry average salary
  • Annual bonus
  • Medical insurance
  • Flexible working hours & the ability to work some hours from home