Software Quality Engineer

Job Location DE-BY-Estenfeld | US-MA-Boston
Full Time - Regular
Regular Full-Time


eResearchTechnology (ERT) provides unparalleled service and reliable solutions with a common purpose - to ease the challenges of product safety and testing efforts while improving and saving lives. Our important work sets the industry standard. Our team provides proven scientific and regulatory leadership to biopharmaceutical and medical device companies around the world. Our global clients rely upon our expertise - across Cardiac Safety, Respiratory research, ePRO, and Consulting Solutions - to expedite their clinical research studies and empower them to make their expert decisions, more quickly and accurately, related to their product development and approval efforts.

 Our global company is growing. Our aim is to lead clinical studies to success and to make a contribution to public health.  We identify and reward great talent. We're refreshingly friendly and our teamwork is unrivaled.

Join us at our location in Estenfeld, Germany for the challenge as a


Software Quality Engineer (f/m/d)


Responsible for the engineering of software quality for an enterprise level product development team, with core focus on automation.


The role of Software Quality Engineer will involve the following;


Tasks and Responsibilities:


  1. Serve as a test designer and contributor to software quality in the context of a fast-paced, Agile development process.
  2. Develop and document test cases and contribute in designing Test Strategy based on functional requirements, use cases, user interface designs, system design documents and domain knowledge
  3. Contributes to the design, development and maintenance of test automation framework and solutions.
  4. Support testing teams in using test automation tools & frameworks for their testing activities, e.g. conduct appropriate training
  5. Review Product Requirement documents and Engineering Functional Specifications, define test strategy, and scope test effort as part of regular planning cycle.
  6. Work with the quality engineering team to resolve issues arising in the test process
  7. Work with software developers and system and database administrators to trouble-shoot test failures in the various test environments. This may include trouble-shooting database issues using SQL queries, reviewing web server and application server logs, etc.
  8. Tackles problems, seeks out new responsibilities, acts on opportunities, generates new ideas, and develops good work procedures. Is attentive to detail and accuracy, is committed to excellence, looks for improvements continuously, finds root cause of quality problems, acts on quality problems under guidance.


Additional duties and responsibilities will include:


  1. Demonstrates an ability to work with little or no direct supervision, as well as the necessary communication skills to interface directly with the development staff and communicate effectively about project issues.
  2. Ability to adjust to changing priorities
  3. Comply with timely completion of training and documentation
  4. Establishing, monitoring and maintaining CI/CD pipelines
  5. Self-motivated learning – can articulate approaches to gaining new knowledge and skills, and how to apply them to become a better tester.
  6. Mentoring – shares knowledge with the team and trains new team members on processes, tools and techniques




Our candidate profile for the role of Software Quality Engineer will offer a combination of the following qualifications, skills, knowledge and experience 

  1. BS, BA or equivalent experience
  2. 2+ years of related experience in enterprise software testing
  3. Familiarity with manual and automated testing software and tools
  4. Experience testing software on mobile platforms is important
  5. Experience in an Agile development environment
  6. Experience with Test Automation tools like Protractor, Katalon would be an added advantage
  7. Experience with DevOps tools like Gitlab, Kubernetes, Docker would be an added advantage

We look forward to receiving your application. Please indicate your salary expectations and your availability and send your application by using our ERT career page.



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