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Software Test Engineer

  • Location Groenlo
  • Business unit Livestock Management
Do you want to put the final finishing touches on quality control of the developed software and thereby optimize the products that help the farmer move forward? Then read our vacancy for Software Test Engineer!
As a Software Test Engineer you will set up test plans for testing the software and the entire product. And you will give substance to the automated testing of applications in the Cloud. From time to time you will also perform desk and field tests. You are therefore in direct contact with our customers, where field tests are performed. Found issues you report to the scrum team and you are not satisfied until the quality of our products and services are guaranteed. The cloud applications are complex, but with your analytical ability you know your way around the high level of depth, test scenarios and test sizes. Work is done with Visual Studio, Gherkin and Specflow.  
Nedap Livestock Management is the global market leader in the automation of barn processes based on electronic individual animal identification. New applications in the Cloud or Edge are continuously developed and launched for our innovative automation solutions. In our IoT environment we ensure that animal behaviors, such as feeding times and feed intake, are measured by our wearables, converted into relevant information for the farmer and processes are automated.  
We strive for the highest achievable quality of our products. Your work is essential for this.' (Kor, Product Manager)

Your team

As a Software Test Engineer at Livestock Management you will be working in an inspiring and international working environment. This position is located in the heart of the R&D team, where you will work closely with fellow test engineers and software developers. You will have the opportunity to make a difference by taking initiative. Here you have a lot of personal responsibility and ownership. In addition, you can make an impact on the Scrum/Agile working method, because it can be further expanded and applied.
 'The atmosphere is cool. You work at a big company, but it feels familiar. You can contribute your own ideas and you're really listened to. Everyone is willing to help each other or think with you.' (Oscar, Test Engineer)

Our offer

Of course, we offer excellent primary and secondary conditions. For example, you are responsible for your own working hours and vacations. No one keeps track of this; we rely on your own responsibility in this regard. In addition, we offer you the means to fulfill your responsibilities. Financially, things are also well organized here. In addition to your salary and vacation pay, Nedap has a 13th month, a profit distribution and the possibility of shares. We also have a very attractive pension scheme. But above all, we invest in your development! Nedap has no pots for your development. In addition to our extensive induction program and personal development program, we are happy to look at your potential with you.

Required experience and skills

You have a completed college or university education and a passion for the testing profession.
Furthermore, you recognize yourself in the following:
  • You have some experience as a Test Engineer and you are TMAP or ISTQB® certified; 
  • Preferably you have experience with Gherkin, Specflow and Postman;
  • You oversee consequences of changes and you can effortlessly separate main and secondary issues;
  • As a good communicator, you are pleasantly visible within your team and the R&D department;
  • You have a good command of the Dutch and English languages;
  • Knowledge of test automation is an advantage. 
Do you have a strong personality, are you able to convince others and do you work proactively, analytically and accurately? Then we would like to meet you!

Nedap Livestock Management

About Nedap Livestock Management

At Nedap Livestock Management we help professional dairy and pig producers around the globe run a profitable, sustainable and enjoyable business. The solutions we create enable them to automate everyday tasks and make informed decisions based on individual animal identification and data. This way we empower livestock producers to respond to the growing global demand for animal protein in a way that is both profitable and aligned with rising standards for animal welfare, sustainability, transparency and the safety and quality of food.

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Application procedure

Curious about the position of Software Test Engineer? Please send your motivation and CV via the application button to Marten Adolfsen. You can also email me for more information: 
Acquisition based on this vacancy is not appreciated.

  • 1. Your application
  • 2. First interview
  • 3. Next meet & greet
  • 4. Offer
  • 5. High five!
Step 1
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