Test Engineer

Lead Test Engineer

Will you help us set up our Test Strategy in the coming years?
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Vacancy: Lead Test Engineer
Location: From home, from one of our offices in Hoofddorp, Barendrecht, and on-site with our customers (when possible)
Hours: 32 – 40

Technology drives our passion, and innovation is at the heart of Macaw culture. Embrace the ever-changing landscape of the test world, where opportunities abound in test automation and agile testing. As our Lead Test Engineer, you will play a pivotal role in shaping the test strategy for our clients.

What do you do as a Lead Test Engineer?

As a Lead Test Engineer you help to further expand our international Test discipline. You help set up the Test Strategies both with customers and internally and you further expand our Test Solutions. Our focus on Testing will only grow in the coming years. You will be able to make an important contribution to our growth ambitions within the international team. This team builds automated test suites that test the quality of the delivered projects at our customers.

Regression is no longer an issue, because your pursuit of optimal efficiency ensures that the software continues to function correctly. You advise customers on how (automatic) testing can be improved, but you also help write tests to support users in performing their tests. Because of your agile way of working you are flexible and you work transparently and confidently towards a high-quality result.

What can you expect from Macaw?

We offer a complete package of employment conditions, including:

  • a competitive salary
  • 29 vacation days
  • a beneficial pension scheme
  • a room for your work-life balance
  • the space to further shape your role
  • compensation for a home workplace
  • a study budget to take your career to the next level

What we’re looking for in a Test Engineer:

  • 3 years of test automation experience
  • Experience with test automation tooling, preferably Playwright
  • Knowledge of Azure, Azure DevOps, and Dev tools
  • Experience with Specification by Example and Gherkin
  • Experience with Agile (Scrum and Kanban)
  • Pre: to be familiar with Accessibility (A11y) testing
  • Pre: ISTQB or T-MAP certifications
  • Completed HBO/WO education
  • Fluent communication in English and preferably Dutch
  • Willingness to take ownership of challenges and successes
    Glad to meet you 👋 I'm Ivanna Zhuk, a Recruitment business partner at Macaw. I would love to learn more about your professional goals and see if you are a match for this job. Just give me a call at +316 16 82 12 36 or apply right below.

    About this vacancy

    • Characteristics of your colleagues

      Your colleague Testers and Analysts have a strong technical background. Furthermore they have:

      • Completed HBO/WO education
      • 3 years Test Automation experience
      • Excellent communication skills in both Dutch and English language
      • Programming with C# is an advantage
      • Experience with Agile Scrum, ISTQB or T-MAP
      • An inquisitive and flexible attitude
    • Typically Macaw

      Macaw is a Great Place to Work. By joining us, you’ll become part of an international company with a diverse workplace culture. You can be yourself at Macaw, yet we are all equal. That’s because we all have the following core values: Passion, Ownership, Excellence, Fair and Innovative.

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