Junior Software Development Engineer in Test



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We show the world what people want.

Join GfK and help us shape tomorrow. As an NIQ company, we are the world's leading consumer intelligence firm, delivering the Full View™ on consumer behavior. We work to enable manufacturers and retailers better understand what consumers really want. Our name has inspired trust for over 89 years because we take pride in discovering new pathways to sustainable growth for our clients, our people, and our planet.

We are always looking for open-minded people who will grow with us, push boundaries, and pioneer disruptive methods in market research, data science, technology, and AI. If you share this passion to drive things forward and the integrity to insist on doing things the right way, we'll equip you to take your future into your own hands and play a leading role in our story.

Job Description

Job Description:

We are looking for a Junior Software Test Engineer to deliver product quality along with the development team.

You will…

  • Design and execute manual and automated test cases for various software functionalities.

  • Analyze test results, identify and document bugs using a bug tracking system (e.g., Jira).

  • Participate in test planning and review sessions, contributing valuable insights.

  • Learn and apply basic programming concepts to automate test cases.

  • Collaborate effectively with developers and other testers to ensure smooth resolution of identified issues.

  • Participate in Agile ceremonies such as sprint planning, backlog refinement, and daily stand-ups, actively contributing to the team's success.

  • Maintain accurate and up-to-date test documentation, ensuring clarity and efficiency.

  • Driving continuous improvement of testing practices and be quality champion and testing at all levels.

  • Stay informed about the latest software testing tools and methodologies, continuously improving your skills and knowledge.

You have…

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or a related field (or equivalent experience).

  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to collaborate effectively in a team-oriented environment.

  • Attention to detail and a commitment to quality.

  • A strong willingness to learn and adapt to new technologies.

  • Understanding of testing principles and processes like manual and automation testing is essential.

  • Basic understanding of the software development life cycle (SDLC) and Agile methodologies (e.g., Scrum) is a plus.

  • Knowledge of Git for version control is also a plus.

Bonus points:

Experience with API testing and Micro-Services architecture.

Prior experience with specific programming languages.

We are an ethical and honest company that is wholly committed to its clients and employees. We are proud to be an inclusive workplace for all and are committed to equal employment opportunity, focusing on all of our employees reaching their full potential. 

We respect and value every employee regardless of race, ethnicity, gender, sex, sexual orientation, age, personality, experience, culture, faith, socio-economic status, or physical or mental disabilities.

We endorse the core principles and rights set forth in the United Nations Declaration of Human Rights and the Social Charter of Fundamental Rights of the European Union, promoting the universal values of human dignity, freedom, equality, and solidarity.

Learn more about how we are driving diversity and inclusion in everything we do on: https://www.gfk.com/about-gfk/diversity-and-inclusion

At GfK we work collaboratively with our colleagues but offer a flexible working approach, including dividing our time between office & remote working as well as the opportunity to flex our working hours around team core hours.

We offer an exciting work environment that brings people together. We encourage an entrepreneurial and innovative spirit and make use of the latest digital technologies. We are looking for self-starters, who accept challenges and create solutions.

Can there be a better place to take center stage in the digital revolution? We are excited to get to know you!

Posted: 15 days ago

City: NIQ Pune

Work Area: Technology

Job Time: Full Time

Requisition ID: R00022931