Test Automation Engineer

  Full time

About this job

We are currently looking for a Test Automation Engineer to join the team in Maassluis.

As a Test Automation Engineer, you'll be an integral part of the Product Development scrum team, working on robotic solutions, employing Agile methodologies to enhance the products. Quality is paramount, which is why writing automated tests and integrating them into the CI/CD pipeline is emphasized.

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Job details

Test Automation Engineer 

Main responsibilities 

  • Collaborating with colleagues to test various functionalities of the robotic systems using methods such as risk-based testing, integration testing, and detailed testing
  • Writing test scenarios in Cucumber/Gherkin format and automating them for efficient testing
  • Building and maintaining the test automation pipeline and infrastructure
  • Analysing test results data and gathering feedback for engineers
  • Providing substantiated advice to the team based on test results
  • Contributing to the development of new features for the products and associated software applications


  • An HBO/WO level of thinking
  • At least 3 years of relevant work experience as a developer or test engineer in embedded software
  • Experience with agile methodologies and working in scrum teams
  • Familiarity with behaviour-driven testing and test automation tools like Behave and Gherkin
  • Proficiency in programming languages such as Python and C++, with a preference for Python
  • Experience with Bash, Linux, GIT, and CI/CD pipelines
  • TMAP/ISTQB certification is a plus
  • Strong communication skills in both English and Dutch, both verbally and in writing

Are you enthusiastic about becoming our new Test Automation Engineer?

Apply via our application form, or send your CV and motivational letter directly to recruitment@stcorp.nl.

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Our story

At S[&]T we contribute to a safer life on earth by translating space data into valuable and actionable insights. We oversee data from instruments to application, and apply our expertise within our software frameworks, information products and consultancy.

Our society relies on space and scientific instruments for climate change monitoring, navigation, defence and national security, and other crucial services we all use in our daily lives. These instruments produce an enormous quantity of complex data, and our goal is to unlock its value.

We have more than 20 years of experience working on instrument calibration, the creation of data quality monitoring tools, the development of real-time data processing frameworks, and the development of application-specific algorithms. With this, we help organisations, governments and industries to strengthen their information position and thereby improve their decision making. We focus on the following domains: Space & Science, Defence & Security, Environment & Sustainability, and High-Tech Consulting.

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How to apply

Would you like to hear more? Send your CV and motivational letter to recruitment@stcorp.nl or apply directly through our website.

Kindly note that acquisition from third parties (e.g. agencies) based on this vacancy is not welcome.