• Veldhoven
  • 40 uur
  • HBO
solliciteer via YACHT

Software Test Automation Engineer

  • 20 juli 2017
  • Veldhoven
  • 40 uur
  • HBO


  • 20 juli 2017
  • vacaturenummer: 9035782

Would you like to ensure a good efficient testing and qualification of new computer systems and software? Do you have experience with system software testing in high tech industry? This might be the job for you!
As a Software Test System Engineer you are responsible for automating test cases on system level as much as possible, thereby guaranteeing that those test cases can and will be run.
Your Mission
You will be contributing in increasing the quality and efficiency of computer systems group and will be responsible for the quality by manual testing and analyzing deliveries from the development teams.
To improve the efficiency you will be responsible to automate and extend the test sets of the Computer systems group. Goal is to move to a continuous integration way of working.
Your role
In your position as Software Test Automation Engineer, you will ensure automation environments run smoothly and ensure all tests pass, or highlight any functionality issues.
To document and maintain manual test cases and respond to change including adding or adding test cases is also part of the job.
Last but not least, you will be responsible for designing, developing and maintaining automated component and system tests to increase coverage. Together with the test architect you will discuss and implement the test road map for computer systems.
You will be involved in defining test strategy and further automating the tests suites.


You have a Master (MSc) or Bachelor (BSc) degree in the field of Embedded Systems / Computer Science.
You have had previous experience in developing and implementing test strategy
You must be able to work effectively with colleagues to define testable user stories and acceptance criteria and to resolve any defects that may arise.


  • Strong experience developing python scripts and applications
  • Knowledge of application development in C
  • Proven ability to accurately test, evaluate and report results
  • Knowledge in up to date development/test approaches and techniques, including test driven development, acceptance
  • Experience in writing test and test results documents
  • Experience with testing in a continuous integration
  • Experience with ClearCase / GIT
 Besides that, it’s a big plus if you have:
  • Experience in test automation of embedded platforms
  • Experience with Linux administration
  • Understanding of continuous integration and continuous delivery approaches
  • Knowledge on ISTQB
Personal skills
We are interested in hiring a pragmatic and enthusiastic professional that has clear and convincing communication skills. You have a high standard with regards to delivering quality solutions and you know how to deal with, and overcome, resistance.
You are a true self-starter, take initiative and you enjoy achieving results.


Join our network.
The network of the premium staffing firm for highly educated professionals (BSc, MSc, or PhD) who’ll work on site and innovate together with our customers to find smart solutions. Being part of the world wide Randstad Group we have an extensive network of clients and professionals. Working as a high tech professional within Yacht means you will work on interesting and challenging long term projects for our clients in the Dutch “Brainport” Eindhoven region, mainly on projects at our clients’ Research & Development departments. 



More info on ASML you can find here.
For this position a long term assignment for at least +/- 3 yrs. can be expected.

Having over 200 people working at ASML, Yacht is the best organization for you to work at the world market leader in lithographic machines.
Besides challenging assignments, Yacht will offer you excellent education opportunities, technical meetings, an attractive salary package combined with personal attendance.


Voor meer informatie neem je contact op met Alexander Crepin via telefoonnummer 06-83890747

Werken voor Yacht
Yacht is dé organisatie van en voor professionals. Wij verbinden professionals en organisaties die het verschil willen maken. Ons doel is optimaal resultaat: jou als professional uitdagend werk bieden waarmee jij de organisaties van onze opdrachtgevers blijvend verbetert. Behoor jij tot de beste professionals in jouw vak? Wil je samen met vakgenoten het verschil maken bij toonaangevende organisaties? Dan willen we jou graag leren kennen.

Uiteraard staat deze vacature open voor zowel mannen als vrouwen.

Deze vacature wordt via YACHT aangeboden. Het solliciteren en verdere contact verloopt via YACHT.