(Senior) QA Engineer

  • Backbase
  • Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • Jul 11, 2017
Full time Developer SCRUM

Job Description

You are highly motivated professional with quality-oriented mindset. You are passionate about testing and ready to pick up automation and exploratory tests that cover functional and nonfunctional (e.g. performance, load, security) requirements.

The QA Test Engineer will work in one of our development teams dedicated on different components  of our successful portal platform. He or she will be responsible for developing and executing manual/automated tests that cover functional and nonfunctional (e.g. performance, load, security) requirements. 

Position Responsibilities:

  • Champion QA by being an active scrum team member

  • Developing, maintaining and enhancing test procedures;

  • Work with the other QAs to increase QA productivity and efficiency with automation;

  • Build and maintain test automation (e.g. Protractor, Selenium, Rest Assured);

  • Help development team to write software with a focus on testability;

  • Working closely with the Product Owner and developers in requirements analysis;


  • Experience in programming (preferably Java and/or JavaScript);

  • HTML/CSS knowledge;

  • Web services knowledge (eg. REST, SOAP);

  • Experience with test automation in one of the following: Web, Mobile, Web Services

  • Experience with creating/maintaining test automation frameworks;

  • Experience with Protractor/Selenium framework;

  • Experience with continuous integration tools (Jenkins, GoCD);

  • Bachelor degree in computer science or similar;

  • Excellent communication skills in English;

  • Initiative, self- starting, flexible and a quick learner.

Why Backbase?

Whether or not you’ve heard of us, you and your friends have probably used some of the products we’ve created. Backbase accelerates the transformation of digital banking. From being a Dutch startup company five years ago, we are now an international market leader. Despite having a leading market position, we haven’t lost our startup mentality and we’re not done innovating just yet. Working in teams with highly talented and skilled professionals from all over the world, we share a drive to make things better, nicer, and more advanced. More than 400 specialists dedicate themselves to what we do best, which is transforming global financial services with inspiring, innovative solutions. At Backbase, we love to create outstanding experiences, not just for our customers and users, but for ourselves, and this is what motivates us to transform our industry by delivering our best work.