Software Quality Engineer (f/m/d) for George

Job description

George is the digital banking hero to over 5 million European customers, combining design, technology and openness. Born and raised in Erste Group and the Digital Banking division of Erste Group IT, we are designers and developers, analysts and engineers, product owners and product managers, architects, writers, coaches, testers and, well, a few bankers. We are agile & awesome, creative & brave, playful & serious. And we are looking for like-minded people to join us.


Software Quality culture is part of our values and we continuously try to improve our approach to modern software development practices. Your software development skills applied in automation testing is as much valued as the cool designs that come out of the creative team. Software Quality is owned by each team and the role of software quality engineers is to ensure that all quality attributes: functionality, accessibility, security, performance, testability, etc. are part of the acceptance criteria, development and testing of all our features. You will work closely with the team who deals with Investments & Securities in George and will be involved from the start in deliberate discovery & example mapping sessions and in the user story definition.

Job requirements

Your future Tasks

  • Hands-on experience with automated testing tools and deep insight of software QA methodologies
  • Develop and maintain test documentation, for our Android, iOS and Web applications and REST API
  • Experience in working in in cross-functional teams
  • Proactively suggest improvements in testing tools for better test coverage and Coach engineers on testing and ensure the whole team is responsible for quality
  • Assess and improve the quality of our applications and services
  • Suggest improvements in testing tools for better test coverage and issue tracking
  • The ability to design, develop, and execute automation scripts using open source tools such as cypress.io, Cucumber, Selenium, or Appium


Your Background

  • Relevant experience in testing mobile and web applications
  • Experience in API testing and automation frameworks
  • Coding background in Java, Objective-C, JavaScript
  • Solid working knowledge with XPath or JSONPath
  • Experience with at least one of the following technologies: Cucumber, Appium, XCode UI Automation, Espresso (mobile testing tools and frameworks)
  • You drive quality improvements in agile environments and are experienced in troubleshooting and root cause analysis
  • Very good communication and language skills, fluent in English


Why you will like us

  • We offer an international collection of colleagues and a diversity of roles welcomes you
  • We provide a relaxed, professional environment and all the hardware & software you need to work efficiently (e.g. MacBook Pro, mobile device, Jetbrains licenses...)
  • We have flexible working hours and are open for remote working
  • We care for your personal well-being and career development while actively supporting your educational needs
  • We communicate and collaborate with a variety of tools including Slack, Confluence and JIRA
  • We encourage regular conference visits and multiple chances to shine with George.
  • We feed you with coffee, sweets and fruits and provide table soccer and tennis to train the stuff away


The way we are

As an employee of Erste Group IT, the success of our people is more than a motto, it’s our manifest. We nurture a work environment where age, skin colour, gender, sexual orientation and cultural background are seen as the key to our success – we live diversity!


We guarantee a competitive and performance-related salary dependent on your professional and personal qualifications. We are obliged by law to quote the minimum wage of EUR 41.706,-- gross per year for this position, in accordance with the respective collective agreement.


If you’ve got this far

It seems we have your interest. If you think you are a good fit for this position, please get in touch with us, we’d love to catch up.