The Software tester – QA Engineer will work in a small highly technical team on innovative technology solutions and the delivery of the online Talpa TV platforms, sites & apps. You will work with the team to ensure ‘first-time’ quality software and engineering. You will be testing backend and workflow based systems required for our OTT solutions. Manually test only what is required and automate everything else, although automated is supportive not leading. A mix of functional and technical testing. Key testing area’s include; functional testing, stress testing, performance testing, and failure injection.

– Ensure ‘first-time’ quality feature delivery
– Define and improve Quality Assurance standards and governance
– Specify QA requirements in user-stories
– Define, maintain, execute and automate testplans
– Support improving our test automation framework and CI process
– Find out how to break the ‘happy path’
– Bridge gap between on-site and remote resources

– Strong communication skills in English (spoken and written), Dutch would be a nice bonus
– Basic experience in software engineering and development (C#, Javascript (Node.js))
– Familiar with both Scrum and JIRA
– Proven experience with Cucumber, Gherkin, SpecFlow, Jest
– Experienced in testing SOAP and REST API’s
– SQL-like RDMS (MS-SQL, MySQL), XML based data structures and JSON
– Familiar with using No-SQL (MongoDB, ElasticSearch)
– Demonstrated experience with Continuous Integration, including one or more of the following -build/deploy/version control tools: Jenkins, Bamboo, Git
– Familiar with both Windows and Linux environments
– Previous experience with Amazon Web Services and container based applications would be a nice bonus