Staff Engineer (SDET)

What you’ll do? – Perform as smoothly as our cars:

  • Play an active role in QA activities during all phases of our product development from requirements elaboration, design/development, test and deployment
  • Mentor and lead a team of talented Software Development Engineers in Test
  • Define and monitor quality assurance metrics for continuous quality & process improvements
  • Focussed on Automation and continuously work on removing manual dependencies from the systems, innovate new methods to optimize testing cycles.
  • Creation of central quality tools and frameworks for better optimization of deliverables.
  • Communicating clearly and openly with internal and external stakeholders regarding progress, roadblocks, and timelines.
  • Oversee technical scoping and design of projects to ensure that projects deliver the expected value on time and with high quality
  • Research and stay current on Quality Engineering Testing trends as the industry evolves.

What do you need to succeed? – Your willingness to accelerate

  • At least overall 10 years of experience in backend, UI and mobile automation
  • Should have good knowledge in Java, Git, code review and handling PRs
  • Experience on automation tools like TestNG, Selenium (Grid, parallel, SauceLabs)
  • Good understanding of REST APIs and a solid experience in testing APIs including API test automation framework from scratch and maintained it
  • Experience in working in a distributed micro-service environment
  • Tools like Jira, Asana or similar bug tracking tool, Confluence - Wiki, Jenkins - CI tool
  • Experience of Testing Mobile apps , different browsers and cross-platform operating systems
  • Good in setting up load and performance testing infra & drive the load test executions based on the business & technical requirements
  • Strong understanding on current age product technical architecture of a consumer facing applications end-to-end.
  • Ability to develop or maintain applications for test automation
  • Excellent written and oral communication and organisational skills with the ability to work within a growing company with increasing needs
  • Ability to independently manage test environment deployments and handle issues around it

Additional Information

About the department:
Engineers take note: cutting edge technology is waiting for you! We don't buy, we primarily do it all ourselves: all core systems, whether in the area of car sharing, car rental, ride hailing and much more, are developed and operated by SIXT itself. Our technical scope ranges from cloud and on-site operations through agile software development. We rely on state-of-the-art frameworks and architectures and strive for a long-term technical approach. Exciting? Then apply now!

About us:
We are a leading global mobility service provider with sales of €1.53 billion and around 7,000 employees worldwide. Our mobility platform ONE combines our products SIXT rent (car rental), SIXT share (car sharing), SIXT ride (cab, driver and chauffeur services), SIXT+ (car subscription) and gives our customers access to our fleet of 205,400 vehicles, the services of 1,500 cooperation partners and around 1.5 million drivers worldwide. Together with our franchise partners, we are present in more than 110 countries at 2,070 rental stations. At SIXT, a first-class customer experience and outstanding customer service are our top priorities. We focus on true entrepreneurship and long-term stability and align our corporate strategy with foresight. Want to take off with us and revolutionize the world of mobility? Apply now!