Quality Assurance Analyst

  • Job category Engineering
  • Employment Fulltime
  • Reference number VAC-10011558
  • Location Boxmeer
  • Contract type Secondment via YER
  • Industry Engineering

About this vacancy

As a Quality Assurance (QA) Analyst you will be working with a cross-functional team of software-, test- and infrastructure engineers responsible for Marel's software solutions and SaaS platform. Your role is to support multiple teams during product development to define what should be tested and how. You will coordinate and prioritize testing activities, create test plans and verify their execution. Track bug reports and record any non-conformities to be used for continuously improving our product and processes. As well as collaborating with the internal product development teams, you will belong to a team of professional QA analysts and engineers where we expect you to contribute to our overall QA and testing strategy, development of test environments and test data

Job description

  •   Coordinate, plan and prioritize testing activities
  • Identify and manage testing efforts for products under development
  • Write test plans collaborating with program manager and development team
  • Verify the execution of test plans
  • Support the process of creating and maintaining manual test cases with multiple product development teams
  • Execute manual tests
  • Monitor automatic tests in our build processes
  • Identify and report software bugs and defects
  • Verify and track incoming bug reports
  • Help improve the process for incoming software bugs and defects
  • Define, create and maintain test data in cooperation with other testers and developers
  • Contribute to test reports and statistics
  • Manage and execute release tests
  • Report non-conformities for newly released products
  • Participate in specifying and evolving overall QA and testing processes
  • Keeping test environments system specifications up to date

Company

Marel is in the business of transformation, innovation and inspiration. They provide software, machinery, systems and solutions that help food processors gain a competitive edge and make the most of cutting edge technology such as digitization, automation and robotics. Driven by a passion for meeting the growing demand for quality protein, we create groundbreaking solutions that benefit the global population.

Sustainability is at the heart of their operations, and they respect natural resources in everything they do. Whether it’s a drop of water, a gram of protein or a simple idea – they realize that everything counts. Their people make them the partner of choice and their extensive service network offers an additional guarantee of quality and peace of mind. That is how they transform food processing.

Offer description

Good salary conditions.

Candidate profile

Skills and Abilities

Excellent communication skills and ability to work effectively in teams.  

  • Organized, Self-motivated and eager to learn
  • Focused on details
  • Outgoing and proactive

Education, Knowledge, and Experience

  • Experienced in software testing
  • Understands the importance of testing and quality assurance as part of software development
  • Familiar with continuous integration and a typical software lifecycle (branch, build, release, deploy)
  • Able to explain objectives of different testing approaches
  • Confident in suggesting and rationalizing test approaches
  • Solid groundings in managing tests and test cases in ADO.
  • Effortlessly uses virtual machines
  • General understanding of application deployment and configuration
  • Understands databases and is able to perform basic operations and write SQL queries
  • Used to collaborating on platforms such as Teams and Confluence
  • Experience in training others
  • ISTQB certification or equivalent
  • Good English skills, both written and verbal                                    
  • Experience with and comfort working in multi-cultural, multi-discipline organization is an advantage
  • Strong English skills, both written and verbal                           
  • Experience with and comfort working in a multi-cultural, multi-discipline organization is an advantage