Test Automation Expert (full remote)


The Company

Our customer, dormakaba, is a Swiss/German multinational with more than 16,000 employees. They are one of the leading providers of innovative security and access solutions for selected segments of the fast-growing security industry.

They will hire the selected candidate as an internal and permanent employee.

Description of the Position

They are looking for a Tests software engineer who be part of a team of Senior Full-stack Developers based in Madrid in charge of maintaining & evolving an in-house application. Your main goals will be to support Development team with tests automatization, Testing/Quality tools configuration (Jenkins, SonarQube…), some manual testing & collaboration with the QA Business-Lead to evolve the QA Strategy/Roadmap.

A passionate QA/Tests software engineer who thrives the further implementation of our in-house application IAS (Integrated Access & Security solutions) for the Technical Order Processing, Configuration & Manufacturing of our products: door lock systems. The software interfaces closely with our SAP landscape: ERP, Hybris, PI…


Key Responsibilities and tasks:

  • Take the role of a member in an Agile Scrum team using JIRA/Confluence
  • Maintain & evolve the existing tests automation suite & increase it:
    • REST/Soap API testing with SoapUI
    • Swing desktop application testing with Marathon library
    • Web application with Selenium
    • current performance/load tests
  • Support Developers with your excellent QA/testing know-how (guidelines, frameworks, best practices) on areas as:
    • Unit-tests (implemented by developers)
    • SonarQube: rules, administration
    • Manual GUI tests
    • guarantee CI/CD & reliable rollouts
  • Collaborate with Product-Owners/Users writing/evaluating test-cases as test analyst:
    • centralize them into a single tool (JIRA addon Zephyr)
    • ensure they are correct, complete & up-to-date
    • assess BDD/Gherkin approach to make it more & more used
  • Collaborate with QA-peers from another teams: SAP, Middleware, Hybris…
  • Regular reporting of measured metrics/KPIs & make decisions based on the trends


 Working Experience:

  • Long term QA/Testing software experience (min. 5 years):
    • test-automation: SonarQube, SoapUI, Selenium, BDD/Gherkin
    • test-management tools: ideally JIRA Zephyr
    • continuous integration/delivery practices
  • Real experience with DevOps: Jenkins, Ansible, Docker
  • Real experience with development/coding: Java, SQL, XML/JSON, Soap/REST
  • Real experience with development/coding tools: git, an IDE (Intellij IDEA), Maven
  • Also valuable real experience with frameworks: Spring4, Hibernate5, Swing
  • Professional working experience with Microsoft Windows & Linux
  • Experience working in Scrum/Agile teams


Professional skills:

Mandatory skills:

  • Excellent communication skills in English
  • Service oriented
  • Client focused
  • Teamworking
  • Quality oriented

Additional skills non-mandatory, but valuable for the position:

  • Real experience with Docker, Kubernetes, Cloud …
  • Knowledge of SAP ERP (usage, integration)


Personal skills:

  • Agile & self-organizing
  • Proactive and independent working, capable of solving problems with autonomy
  • Willingness for some travelling to Austria, Switzerland and other European countries to ensure optimum collaboration and software support

If you are interested, send an email to test@montareloconsulting.com including in the subject: ‘Test Automation Expert’ along with your English CV.