Software QA Engineer

  • Software
  • Utrecht, Netherlands

Software QA Engineer

Job description

At Vitestro, we are technology enthusiasts - looking for a software engineer who is equally passionate about developing a completely new robotic system.

We are developing a medical robotics device that has the potential to touch the lives of a billion patients. As we are treading down a path where not many people have ever gone before, we are looking for inventors who like to push boundaries…

The software engineer we are looking for will be responsible for the test and quality assurance of the software at system level. Being part of the software team, you define a test approach, plan and design in close collaboration with software designers. Your main focus will be on the automation of the defined test processes including both software and hardware. You will coach software designers on implementing appropriate test strategies. 
If you have mainly gained expertise in software design so far, we will support you in growing your testing and quality skills. 

You ensure that bugs are detected in timely manner in order to guarantee the quality of the system. The resolution of the bugs, by either you or a software designer, shall be integrated in our continuous development flow. Therefore, understanding of real-time systems and image processing, applying python for test automation & data analysis is required. 

Job requirements

Your profile

  • 3-7 years’ experience with software development including automated testing, and worked with various languages (python mandatory; C++ desirable) 
  • Worked with actual devices (not only software products)
  • Extensive experience with test automation using TDD and BDD, and hands-on with related test automation tools like Robot framework, Cucumber, Behave
  • Experience in defining test designs and processes using a risk-based strategy
  • Experience in implementing tests at system level
  • Master’s degree (Dutch equivalent: WO) or Bachelor’s degree (Dutch equivalent: HBO) in Computer Science, Electrical engineering or equivalent 
  • Full-time available


  • Has the overview of the whole system and understands impact of change
  • Experience in improving code quality 
  • Experience with DevOps

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