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Senior Software Test Engineer

Primary Recruiters:

Anna Asich, Megan Fanning





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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

You will be...

As part of a multidisciplinary engineering team, you will be implementing new features which are usually new insights, predictions, prescriptive advice and new ways of visualising data for our upcoming flagship analytics product seeking to enable our clients to be able to make confident business decisions by answering their key business questions.

You will be taking accountability for quality and ownership for solving problems end to end no matter what part of the stack the work takes you.

You will rarely be working alone in solitude and will be pair-programming with your teammates to bring together your skills and knowledge to rapidly build high-quality software.

You will be the key person in your team to define what good looks like from a quality perspective.

You will have the opportunity to challenge yourself further and accelerate your career by taking on additional engineering roles at GfK which will enable you to contribute in different ways to a much wider international engineering community.

You have…

  • A solid understanding of object-oriented programming (JavaScript or Python preferred)

  • Expert knowledge of test frameworks, automation tools

  • Hands on experience with continuous integration tools such as GitLab, Jenkins, Bamboo etc.

  • Experience testing a variety of web services, APIs, web applications and data

  • Experience in BDD with tools such as Cucumber, SpecFlow, JBehave

  • Knowledge of version control with GIT and a good understanding of branching and merging

  • Knowledge of monitoring and logging tools

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.

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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.

Don't meet every single requirement? Some people are less likely to apply unless they meet all the requirements listed in a job specification. GfK is looking for self-starters to join our innovative team keen to take on a new challenge. So, if you're excited about this role but your skills and experience don't align perfectly with every requirement we've listed, we still encourage you to apply. You may be just the right candidate for this or other roles.

Posted: 36 days ago

City: Nuremberg

Work Area: Technology

Job Time: Full Time

Requisition ID: R00016688