Vacature: QA Engineer

Titel: QA Engineer (temporary or permanent)
Standplaats: Westblaak 175, 3012 KJ, Rotterdam
Contactpersoon: Marthe Blokker
Telefoonnummer: +31 6 23 98 59 66
Aantal uur: 32 t/m 40 uur
Salaris: Excellent



Looking for an exciting opportunity to put your QA knowledge and experience to the test (pun intended ;-)? Are you a test automation expert with experience working in a cross-functional Agile development team? Are you ready to build your own QA team? Then this is your chance to join is in our quest to become Europe’s leader in online recruitment!

We believe companies can recruit better using data, technology and online marketing. We are obsessed with data driven recruitment and our goal is to become Europe’s leading online recruitment services company. We just closed a major Series A Investment and are now looking for a Lead QA engineer to help us achieve our ambitions.

At VONQ and we have a good mindset for code quality. We use TDD for roughly 2 years and have been playing with BDD (Behat) and Selenium in our bi-weekly R&D Day called Manhattan Monday (see the results on our tech blog

However, now is the time to really step up our QA game and hire you to get us to the next level!

As part of a cross functional Agile (scrum) team, you will:

  • Unify and own quality engineering across our products, continuously improve the QA test strategy and process, creating a robust and rapid testing infrastructure
  • Shape the company’s perception of quality and pass your passion for quality on to your team members
  • In time, build and lead your own team of QA engineers
  • Partner with other teams to continuously adapt testing to meet constraints while maximizing its utility
  • Establish metrics to benchmark product quality against non/functional requirements and customer satisfaction
  • Participate in scrum meetings, helping to identify quality aspects of stories
  • Support the development of test plans
  • Creation of tests – both manual and automated
  • Review user stories, code and tests
  • Document test cases, deliver QA reports, sign off stories for UAT
  • Help maintain documentation

Great! So what do you bring?

  • Several years of experience in a leading test role
  • Excellent working knowledge of test design, scripted and exploratory manual testing
  • Proven experience of test automation tools, ideally Behat and/or Selenium 2.0 (Webdriver)
  • Proven experience on testing PHP applications.
  • You worked with GIT, rebased your branches and know what remote, upstream or fork is.
  • Several years of proven experience with setting up test automation in a fast paced web and product driven start-up
  • Additionally, excellent multi-tasking and strong communication skills and experience in agile teams are helpful
  • Strong communicative skills (needs to train other team members with testing)
  • Highly Self motivated professional and that can work independently
  • Good English language skills

This is what you get!

  • A truly great salary
  • 25 holidays and 6 Dutch national holidays on top
  • A solid pension plan
  • Flexible working hours
  • Time and budget for training
  • Every sprint one day dedicated to R&D
  • High performance developer’s laptop and two big 24” screens on your desk

But wait: there’s more!
An inspiring workplace in the heart of Rotterdam, also referred to as ‘Manhattan on the Meuse’: the best city in Europe! City of innovation, architecture and the world’s best bar just around the corner ;) We provide a complimentary communal lunch every Tuesday. And every year when we achieve our company’s targets, we go on a great trip together. Last year we went to Dusseldorf for the weekend! And if you like socializing, you’ll be pleased to know that there are plenty of outings and get-togethers taking place like GoKarting and Tech-conferences. And last but not least: Friday beers and Fussball tournaments ;-)

Click here to meet your new colleagues!

Are you excited about this position?
If you have any questions, please call us and ask for Ralph de Bie (+31647308750). Or apply now by clicking on the link below.

Click here to apply!

Or use the ‘Solliciteer direct!’ button.

Please bear in mind that we need our people to have valid EU working permits.
NOTE: We have no interest in working with recruitment agencies for this role. 

About VONQ & VONQ is the European recruitment-marketing expert. With offices in London, Amsterdam, Rotterdam and Dusseldorf we help companies with their recruitment challenges by offering a wide range of innovative solutions, wrapped around data, tools and recruitment marketing knowledge. is the free and intuitive recruitment system born in the labs of VONQ, designed especially for in-house and corporate recruiters. helps companies to improve and take direct control over their recruitment activities.

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Keywords: QA, test, engineer, TMAP, script, automate, CI, agile, scrum, development, php, java, kanban, project, manager