Computer Scientist, Mathematician, Engineer as Software Tester - Graphical User Interface Tests (m/f/d)

 Phenospex B.V.  Heerlen (close to Aachen)

About Phenospex

Our work contributes to a world in which agriculture is done more efficiently and reduces the impact of food production on our planet. We develop and provide sensor technologies and analytics software specifically designed to assess crops worldwide. We help to automate the hardest jobs in plant science, plant breeding and in agriculture by offering solid and elegant solutions. We are an international team of around 25 people, coming from diverse backgrounds in, for example, plant science, agriculture, physics, computer vision and business and we love to solve challenging problems.

Software Tester

Heerlen, NL

 

Working as a Software Tester at Phenospex

You play a key role in our ambitious R&D team and will be responsible for conducting a range of quality control tests and analysis to ensure that the Phenospex software meets or exceeds the specified standards and the customer’s requirements. It will be your job to draft and revise test plans and scripts to ensure alignment with the set standards, to create test data files with valid and invalid records to thoroughly test program logic and verify the system flow. Ultimately, you will ensure that system tests are successfully completed and documented and that all problems are resolved.

In more detail you:

  • coordinate, plan and complete functional and performance testing before the products are shipped
  • complete Graphical User Interface (GUI) tests
  • write unit tests in C++ and bash scripts for functional testing
  • setup testing environments (VMs)
  • troubleshoot and debug in close cooperation with the Software Developers and the team
  • create and maintain test databases and 3D files
  • gather and evaluate feedback
  • recommend and execute system and process improvements
  • complete special assignments as requested

Qualifications

  • Bachelor in Computer Science, Mathematics or a related field would be preferred
  • Work experience is not a must and beginners are welcome
  • Expertise in software testing practices and tools are an advantage
  • Good C++ and bash scripting skills
  • good knowledge of the Linux system administration, especially working with VMs
  • basic knowledge of R, Shiny and SQL would be an asset
  • good command of the English language (English is the company language)
  • attention to detail, analytical and problem-solving skills
  • excellent team player capabilities to promote open communication and ensure mutual understanding and cooperation between all stakeholders as well as excellent interpersonal skills
  • “Do-what-it-takes” attitude, willingness to learn new technologies and programming languages
  • Strong interest in rock-solid high quality software and a natural drive to improve things
Phenospex offers you an exciting technology and an inspiring working environment with an engaged, committed, multi-cultural team and lots of room for personal growth!

Interested in joining?

Then please send your CV and a brief explanation why your interests and background match this position via e-mail to:

Alexandra Müller, HR Manager
a.mueller@phenospex.com
T: + 31 457111 693
www.phenospex.com

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About Phenospex B.V.

About Phenospex Our work contributes to a world in which agriculture is done more efficiently and reduces the impact of food production on our planet. We develop and provide unique sensor technologies and analytics software specifically designed to assess crops worldwide. We help to automate the hardest jobs in plant science, plant breeding and in agriculture by offering solid and...
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