Software Quality Engineer (m/f/d)

Location: Leipzig, Saxony, Germany

Become a part of our international team as

Software Quality Engineer (m/f/d)

As a Software Quality Engineer you are an expert in user requirements for specifying and testing functions, including test design, evaluation and troubleshooting.

Your responsibilities:

  • Interface function with our laboratory/operational departments and software development.

  • Creating functional specifications, test cases and test data.

  • Participating in requirements and test case reviews.

  • Creating error logs and test documentation.

  • Design of automated tests, test scenarios, workload models and test data, including maintenance of all test scripts, test suites/scenarios and test data.

  • Continuous Integration Testing and management of the test environment. Regression analysis.

  • Testing full-stack applications from web browser, to RESTful API, to backend services.

  • Working in a cloud-based SOA and microservice oriented environment including relevant components (C#, .NET Core, REST)).

  • Documentation of requirements in JIRA.

Your profile:

  • Bachelor's degree in computer science, information technology or related degree.

  • You are knowledgeable in these areas through practical experience: QA processes/methods, planning and testing; Web application testing; Microsoft SQL (including select and join statements) and/or comparable structured databases

  • The following knowledge is an advantage: Experience with test automation tools (e.g. Selenium); Writing business requirements; Testing cloud/mobile applications; Insight in laboratory automation and/or bioinformatics; Knowledge in the use of JIRA.

  • You are characterized by organizational and communication skills, work both independently and in a team and are able to set the right priorities even for several projects at the same time.

  • Fluent in German and English (level B2).

We offer

  • Attractive working location at the recently opened and modernly equipped sequencing laboratory in the north of Leipzig.

  • Comprehensive general and job-specific induction programme.

  • Permanent position.

  • 30 days holiday.

  • Employee shares.

  • Life insurance & pension scheme.

  • In addition, our employees benefit from further training opportunities and various health promotion programs.

Contact for applications

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About us

GENEWIZ is part of Brooks Life Sciences, an international life science company with customers from industry, pharmaceuticals and academia. Our services include Sanger sequencing, next-generation sequencing, gene synthesis, as well as bioinformatics and GLP-compliant services. GENEWIZ's European headquarters, with our recently opened state-of-the-art sequencing laboratories, is located in Leipzig/Wiederitzsch.