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FOSS is an international company that develops analytical equipment and solutions for food, agricultural and other industries.
FOSS is an international company that develops analytical equipment and solutions for food, agricultural and other industries. In a global world with a growing population, there is an ever-increasing demand for safer food, production that is more efficient and less food waste. As a global market leader, we have the expertise to help companies to ensure that.
Join the R&D Software department
We are responsible for developing software for our analytical instruments and we have many new exciting projects in the pipeline that require world-class software solutions and a structured platform to support a wide variety of solutions. This is why we are looking for a highly skilled software tester with experience in automated test development. Further, you must have an understanding of the full SW development eco system and how automated testing is playing a crucial part of effective software development and be able to transform this knowledge into test cases. The R&D Software department comprises of more than 80 software developers and makes up for about 1/3 of the R&D organization in FOSS - and we are growing. As part of your daily work its necessary to ensure internal deliveries for instrument projects are well aligned with the deliveries of the remaining SW team.
The R&D Software department is split into business segment teams and a platform team. The business segment teams deliver the SW for the end products, whereas the platform team control all the common functionality. You will be working closely with software developers on the latest software platform ensuring the platform feature set is tested at a high quality level.
Your primary responsibility will be developing automated testing within various aspects of our software platform, ensuring automated testing is carried out between the frontend, backend, and embedded software layers.
- With a tester mindset and perspective, you will be responsible for giving input for testability and automation of the platform software feature set.
- Drive development and maintenance of the test automation framework.
- Identify testcases which are candidates for automation and implement tests cases and/or assist developers in implementing test cases.
- Transition manual test to an automated environment.
- Assist with identifying resolution and reproduction of reported software issues.
Your daily work will be at the FOSS innovation center in Hillerød Denmark, with up to 5 traveling days per year to primarily Hungary where FOSS also have activities.
- You have a minimum of 3-5 years’ experience in a similar role, including relevant experience in developing, enhancing, and maintaining test automation framework(s) using test automation tools.
- Knowledge of testing processes, tools and methodologies.
- Holding an ISTQB certified tester certification is required. Certification in ISTQB Test Automation is an advantage.
- You have experience in Agile Software Development and Testing.
- Programming experience in C#, typescript or relevant scripting languages.
- Knowledge and experience with Continuous Integration (CI) and Continuous Delivery (CD) using Azure DevOps is an advantage.
People respect you, and like to work with you, because of your technical competencies and ability to communicate complexity in a concise manner. You promote continuous improvement to the way of working for you and your team. Attentiveness to details and thoroughness are part of the natural way you work.
A challenging job, in an international and innovative company, that is small enough for you to get high influence in the job, and big enough for complex development and career development. We have a flat and informal company culture and an open-minded and collegial spirit. The size of our company allows for independent, dynamic and fast decisions, and you will have the opportunity for constant learning through new projects, technologies and market opportunities. We strive to use the latest technology with updated tools etc.
FOSS has a solid record of continued business growth and a strong business strategy for an exciting future journey. We anticipate increased software development so there are plenty of opportunities for personal growth.
Send us your application via the link below. We screen applications as they come in, so apply now - better today than tomorrow! Any questions can be directed to Martin Lyck on mobile 3161 8851.
All applications for vacant positions will be welcomed and will be considered on the relative merits of the applicant against the role profile for the position regardless of nationality, ethnicity, sex, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, parental responsibilities, age, religion, or belief.
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FOSS contributes to the sustainable use of our planet’s agricultural resources and thus to the nutrition and health of the people of the world. We make it our business to build analytical solutions, which add value by improving food quality and optimising production, from raw material to finished product. FOSS helps optimise the use of food and agricultural resources by enabling customers to run intelligent data-driven productions with less waste, better quality, bigger yields, and more optimal use of raw materials. Always at the forefront of analytical technology development, FOSS provides a range of analytical solutions from laboratory to at-line and in-line solutions, across industries from dairy to grain and meat. FOSS provides instruments and solutions to the world’s 100 largest food companies and for more than 60 years, FOSS has been innovating analytical technology. FOSS was founded by Nils Foss in Hillerød in 1956. We are a family-owned, global company and our products and services are sold all around the world. FOSS employs more than 1,500 highly qualified people worldwide.