Automation Tester

Employment Type:Permanent
Job Location:Zurich Switzerland
Job Function:


Profile Overview:

  • Born collaborators passionate about digital transformation journey of Swiss banks and Insurance companies to join our dynamic agile engineering team in Zurich
  • QA professionals who are motivated by delivering a fantastic experience to nationwide consumers
  • Ability to work in a continually changing environment, adapting to new requirements of prioritization and required coverage at short notice
  • Understanding of testing automation best practices and experience implementing as part of continuous improvement
  • Well-rounded technologists that appreciate and understand the key facets of the different roles making up an agile team

Role Description:

  • Understanding of Continuous Integration utilizing a range of relevant tooling (Jenkins and SCM, e.g. GitHub)
  • Experience working in an agile development team using continuous testing, functional & technical testing and BDD
  • Wide-ranging experience using of a variety of automation test tools and frameworks (e.g Selenium, Cucumber, TOSCA, SoapUI)
  • Proficiency writing Java-based test scripts in an extensible manner
  • A pragmatic approach to quality assurance; with the ability to balance coverage with risk
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills, with the ability to clearly articulate “risk vs. reward” and make recommendations & justifications for the level of testing required


Job Requirement:



  • Graduate apprenticeship in IT/Commercial (Abschluss einer Informatik-
  • (EFZ, EBA, HF) oder einer kaufmännischen Lehre (KV))
  • Or a relevant Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree  (University, ETH,  FH or BA)
  • Knowledge of Software development lifecycles (V-Model, Scrum etc.)
  • Ideally you have already experience in Business Analysis or Testing
  • Very good analytical and conceptual skills and willingness to learn
  • Mobility
  • You are a team player and customer-oriented
  • Ability to work independently
  • Good communication and presentation skills
  • Fluent written and spoken knowledge of English, German-speakers preferred
  • EU citizenship required