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Software Test Engineer



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Here at GfK, we strive to empower bold actions for sustainable growth. As a recognized global leader, we know how to innovate and push the boundaries to ensure both our clients and employees succeed, empowered by always-on intelligence.

Currently in the latter stages of our transformational journey from a traditional market research company to a trusted provider of prescriptive data analytics powered by innovative technology, we are keen to grow our team as we continue to look to the future.

Job Description


  • Debug high-volume, low-latency, high performance applications which are highly available
  • Own test and health status of product/projects being worked upon
  • Write, design and develop automated functional test-cases, and preparation of test data in different frameworks and tools
  • Support and coordinate business and QA aspects of software development activities, including requirement analysis and QA of applications
  • Contribute in all phases of the development lifecycle.
  • Must be passionate for quality and possess a keen eye for designs and aesthetics.
  • Work to test, analyze and improve product performance during development of software or applications.
  • Indulge in research and development of new tools & technologies by evaluating their usefulness for the business
  • Aggregate and formulate testing requirements
  • Work with a mentor to learn and demonstrate constant progress towards the next level of the career ladder

Skills / Experience

  • Bachelor or higher degree in Computer Science or related field
  • 5+ years of commercial software testing experience
  • Experience with containerization with Docker etc
  • Knowledge of CI/CD processes
  • Ability to work independently and must be self-driven.
  • Must be passionate for quality and has a keen eye for designs and aesthetics
  • Excellent written and verbal English communication skills
  • Good understanding of web technologies, micro services, web-services and cloud based APIs.
  • Experience in behavioral and test-driven development.
  • Working experience in Core Java.
  • Experience in test automation tools
  • Experience in performance testing and tools
  • Experience in REST APIs and web testing across multiple platforms
  • Proficient in industry automation frameworks like Junit, TestNG, Xunit or comparable custom built frameworks
  • Familiar with agile and other related tools (JIRA, Scum board, confluence)
  • Working knowledge of Git / SVN

Tools / Technologies

  • Java
  • Mongo
  • MySql
  • Selenium, Cucumber
  • Citrus
  • Test Complete
  • Jmeter
  • LoadUI
  • Junit
  • TestNG
  • Xunit
  • SQL
  • Kafka
  • Docker
  • Kubernetes
  • Neo4j
  • Redis
  • Dynamodb
  • Distributed micro services
  • Git Working knowledge
  • AWS
  • Graphql
  • Sonar

We are proud to be an ethical and honest company with an inclusive workplace that focuses on our employees’ full potential. GfK is looking for self-starters to join our innovative team keen to take on a new challenge.

If you are interested and want to be part of the digital revolution, apply today. We are looking forward to meeting you!

Posted: 113 days ago

City: Karachi

Work Area: Technology

Job Time: Full Time

Requisition ID: R00016502