Location: 

Bratislava, BL, SK

 

Test Engineer iptiQ 

About iptiQ

Become a part of a growing and dynamic entrepreneurial team within the established Swiss Re Group. iptiQ is a start-up unit, established to provide innovative protection solutions directly to consumers. Our team delivers the coordination, infrastructure and competences that are key to driving forward this new business; working closely with our partners and clients. Our mission is to reduce the protection gap by simplifying life insurance and making it more accessible to people. Our motto is "now life is easier for everyone". For us this means making life insurance easier to sell, to buy and to trust.

 

About the Role

You will be the Test Engineer for the technology platform within the iptiQ EMEA Technology & Operations department. This is a rare opportunity to join a new business unit within an established company; combining the dynamic spirit of a startup with the backing of Swiss Re's strong organisation.    

As the lead Test Engineer, you will work closely in multi-functional teams to shape the technology platform that fulfill our business and product vision and ultimately bring value to our customers and partners by disrupting the traditional insurance proposition. This will require seeking complex problems within a distributed infrastructure by designing, implementing and testing simple, scalable, reliable and configurable solutions.
 
Your responsibilities include:
•    Implementation and supervision for automated testing with focus on end-to-end testing
•    Lead end-to-end testing initiatives throughout the entire software development lifecycle from test planning, test design, test execution, and test reporting. This includes performance testing, stress testing, front end and back end testing
•    Participate in design and architectural discussions with a focus on testability of the system built
•    Ensure completeness of the test coverage according to the business objectives
 

About the Team

iptiQ is a unit within the newly built Swiss Re Life Capital; established to deliver white-label life insurance solutions to be sold through partners, directly to consumers. iptiQ is young, motivated and technology driven team, organised to provide creative solutions for life insurance distributors across Europe that engage with consumers in non-traditional ways. Through our strong operational infrastructure, creative thinking, insurance know-how and ecommerce competences we want to drive the digitalization of the life insurance business in Europe.
 

About You

Qualifications:
•    You have a 5+ years of experience in developing tests in a software delivery organization
•    A deep understanding of multiple forms of software testing throughout the entire SDLC: regression, functional, unit, black-box, white box, UAT, usability, stress testing, performance testing...
•    Ability to develop test tools and frameworks in scripting and/or object-oriented languages
•    Ability to constructively identify problems and propose solutions, taking on projects that identify and mitigate risk while measuring software quality
•    Experience with test automation in high-traffic micro service architectures, event driven architectures and RESTful APIs
•    You are a real software engineer in test, who uses development tools to guarantee quality is delivered
•    You have a background in agile software development and embrace agile values

About you:
•    Great team player: you collaborate effectively with team members, express technical leadership supporting your views and ideas while keeping open to different opinions, being fearless and always supplying to the overall growth of the team
•    Open to pair programming and XP techniques
•    Continuous learner who stays up-to-date with the latest trends and carefully vet with proper pragmatism and long-term vision the adoption of new technologies
•    Master’s degree in computer science, engineering or equivalent working experience
•    Ability to speak and write English fluently
 
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, or disability status.

 

Minimum base salary for this job from 1700 EUR gross/month/full time. Our offer to you may be higher based on your skills and experience and will include additional rewards and benefits.
 
We are required by law to disclose basic wage component (minimum salary) for the advertised positions. We carefully consider your professional competencies, qualifications and experience in our compensation package and/or when offering you other positions. Our compensation philosophy is to pay fairly, also considering market situation and the value employees may bring to Swiss Re.

 

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