Lead Test Engineer

32 to 40 hours per week

As our Lead Test Engineer you will help us to bring our QA practice to the next level. Next to your active role as a senior QA in one of our scrum teams, you will manage and coordinate the activities of your test engineer colleagues and develop our QA strategy and processes. You will introduce and update these strategies and QA processes in collaboration with the different stakeholders in the organisation and with our development teams. You will iterate on these strategies and plans, based on changing priorities or business needs. As the QA lead you will assess current testing needs and determine staffing needs to effectively conduct the testing. You will also oversee the Test Engineer’s work to ensure that they adhere to the needs and processes.

Room for personal growth and development

At Geodan we have a culture where ambition, innovation and having fun in our work comes together. With our roots in science and with a strong focus on innovation, we put a lot of our attention, time and budget on knowledge development. Knowledge that you acquire yourself, share with your colleagues and apply in new assignments. You will be given a lot of responsibility and space to take initiative.

This position is just right for you if you:

  • Thoroughly understand QA processes in order to develop improved and effective procedures;
  • Have strong expertise and skills in decomposing product requirements and designing a test scenario, experience in analyzing different types of technical testing, and choosing actionable items;
  • Have the experience or ambition in leadership, scheduling, and people management;
  • Can act as an expert to manage the Test- and QA process: establish best practices, improve processes and sort out issues during the process;
  • Have demonstrable experience with process- and efficiency enhancement;
  • Scheduling and direct QA procedures and coordinate development and testing processes;
  • Have effective verbal and written communication skills;
  • Have a clear user-centered design vision and are able to critically judge our solutions from this perspective;
  • Have experience with several test- and bugtracking tools (like Postman, SoapUi, Charles, Fiddler, Chrome console);
  • Are a teamplayer and feel comfortable in a Agile/Scrum working environment.

We offer:

  • Challenging work at an innovative and successful geo-ICT company;
  • An active group of Geodan test engineers;
  • The Geodan Academy, by which you have access to various learning environments (Udemy, masterclasses, trainings etc.);
  • The opportunity to develop your profession as a tester in a growing organization;
  • A positive, informal and collegial working atmosphere;
  • A competitive salary and excellent benefits;
  • A full time position with the possibility to work part time.

Solutions that make a difference

Our solutions range from a tool for calculating the profitability of new sustainable energy types, to a complete system to ensure a smooth railtrack operation. Over more than 30 years we combine the connecting power of location to resolve complex issues into impactful solutions. We have a wide range of clients such as PostNL, ABN AMRO, Waterboards, Rijkswaterstaat (Dutch Ministry of Infrastructure and Water Management), ProRail and Kadaster (Dutch Land Registry).

Geodan is part of the LOCATIQS Group. With nearly 250 colleagues, we want to make an impact with Location Intelligence in and outside the Netherlands. Our offices are located in Amsterdam, Den Bosch, Nieuwegein and Almelo.

Additional information

For additional information you can reach us at 020-5711 311. Please email your motivation letter and resume to werkenbij@geodan.nl, citing ‘Vacature Lead Test Engineer’.