Automation/Hybrid Test Engineer (f/m/d)

Automation/Hybrid Test Engineer (f/m/d) – Test Automation / Python / API / AWS ecosystem / English

For our customer a big pharmaceutical company in Basel we are looking for a highly qualified Automation/Hybrid Test Engineer

Product OCEAN will serve as the next generation Analytics and Data Platform for delivering
studies for PD Data Sciences. OCEAN as a product will provide the following capabilities to
our Data Scientists:
A consistent and common user interface to perform all regulatory and exploratory work
The ability to access clinical data, and access, and store artifacts, outputs and metadata
generated from performing regulatory and exploratory activities
The ability to manage code a singular way via GitLab
Task and job automation to enable production runs
The ability to use SAS and R as development environments for regulatory and exploratory
work, and the ability to use other programming languages for exploratory work (Python,
Julia, others in the future).

The ideal candidate is a person who:
– likes to combine both, the manual and automation tester duties,
– is experienced in automation testing using python,
– is oriented on overall quality delivering, not separating to subordinated area.

Tasks & Responsibilities:
– Design, creation and execution of automation tests on the entrusted area,
– Maintaining of automated regression,
– Participating in the Test planning, estimating of test efforts,
Determine automation feasibility vs. manual test effort (eg. risk based testing, unscripted
– Integrate test cycles with CI/CD pipelines
– Work closely with project team/stakeholders, and other test team members and will
proactively work to resolve any issues
– Supporting testing team
– Code review/ test results review – if required
– Report test results
– Escalate any risks
– Join scrum ceremonies and other project calls

Must Haves:
– Min. Bachelor degree in Computer Sciences, Computer Engineering or related field
– Min. 3-5 years of experience in Test Automation, ideally with Python and preferred in the
pharmaceutical environment
– Good knowledge of testing aspects (both manual and automated), test data generation and
management, reporting
– Hands on experience in API, web services
– Knowledge on Automation Test Frameworks, tools, strategies including test data and test
environment management
– Knowledge on AWS ecosystem, DevOps, GitLab, containerized environments knowledge,
experience with Infrastructure as Code
– Very good English (spoken and written)

Nice to have:
– Experience with running a validated project would be an asset
– Experience in performance testing
– ETL/Big Data background
– Familiarity with Continuous Integration / Continuous Development [CI CD]
– Familiarity with Behavior Driven Development [BDD]
– Experience with Codebeamer (Retina4IT)
– Familiarity with pytests (tech review)

Reference Nr.: 921811
Role: Automation/Hybrid Test Engineer
Industrie: Pharma
Home Office: fully remote
Workplace: Kaseraugst
Pensum: 100%
Start: 01.09.2022
Duration: 12++
Deadline: 09.08.22

If you are interested in this position, please send us your complete dossier via the link in this advertisement. If this position does not fit your profile and you wish to be considered for another position directly, you can also send us your dossier via this ad or to jobs[at]itcag[dot]com.
Contact us for more information about our company, our positions or our attractive Payroll-Only programme: +41 41 760 77 01.

About us:
ITech Consult is an ISO 9001:2015 certified Swiss company with offices in Germany and Ireland. ITech Consult specialises in the placement of highly qualified candidates for recruitment in the fields of IT, Life Science & Engineering.
We offer staff leasing & payroll services. For our candidates this is free of charge, also for Payroll we do not charge you any additional fees.

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Role details

Industry Pharmaceuticals
Location Kaiseraugst
Type Contract
Skill Test Automation / Python / API / AWS ecosystem / English
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