QA / Automation Engineer (hybrid)

For one of our clients, an international technology venture with a world-class team in the area of business application development, we are seeking to recruit a quality assurance / automation engineer.

Your Tasks:

  • you will work with an incredible team of world-class software engineers to ensure the highest quality for a cutting-edge ERP application development platform
  • you will have full ownership to set the testing strategy and architecture for the test framework
  • you will define the product quality roadmap for products
  • you will achieve these goals by working across the engineering, product and design teams to ensure rigorous test planning and comprehensive test coverage
  • you will work with the engineering teams to plan, design and develop full test suites including unit, integration and functional tests

Your Experience and Expertise:

  • 3+ years of experience in software quality engineering and testing, especially with testing and verification of complex distributed systems
  • experience in cloud-native SaaS application and infrastructure development on the public cloud (i.e., AWS, GCP, Azure) with modern frameworks such as Docker, Terraform, and Kubernetes
  • cross-functional experience, working with development and product teams to define a product quality roadmap, requirements, and test planning
  • experience in complex low-code application development platforms (particularly ERP), accounting or similar is highly desirable
  • experience in supporting developers in building test frameworks
  • familiarity with common test frameworks
  • designing and delivering complex software development projects across multiple teams
  • leading a team of engineers throughout full product development cycles to meet test requirements
  • very good coding skills in Typescript, Java, Javascript and/or Python
  • excellent verbal and written communication skills in English (German is an asset)
  • experience translating requirements of application onto the data-layer
  • strong analytical and debugging troubleshooting skills
  • eager to learn and adopt new technologies
  • passionate about technical, product quality and reliability

This role offers:

  • opportunity to contribute to a next-generation enterprise software stack with challenging tasks
  • great opportunities and perspectives (nationally and internationally)
  • cooperation with an extremely talented peer group (onsite and remote)
  • very attractive / outstanding fix salary and company shares / options

If you are interested in and qualified to be part of this promising and growing venture with a world-class team, please apply to by providing the following information and documentation (n.b. we strictly treat these as absolutely confidential according to the GDPR):

  • Curriculum Vitae
  • project list (if applicable)
  • certifications and testimonials
  • availability
  • desired salary

Thank you. If there are any questions and/or if any additional information is required, please do not hesitate to contact us at any time.


Reference number:
IT/ Telecommunications
Work Location:
Heidelberg, Germany
Terms of Employment:
Fixed / Permanent
Span of Control:
Number of Employees:
very competitive
Education Level:
Bachelor's Degree
Work experience:
> 3 years
Career Level:
Experienced (Non-Manager)


Congentis AG
Dr. Christian L. Glossner
Tel.: +41 (0) 43 538 79 90