QA Engineer at

Amsterdam, Netherlands

Posted on Feb 14 2017 (4 months ago)

About the company:

The company develops and supports the software for clusters management and for managing and using clouds. The company head office is located in USA, California and the Europe head office is located in the Netherlands, Amsterdam. Being on the market for more than a decade, the company offers software products for different industries and has a set of enterprise solutions. Nvidia, Intel, Syracuse University and many others are among their clients.

Your Role:

Your main task as a Quality Assurance Engineer is to make sure that the results of the company’s work conform the highest quality standards and the end-user has the best possible experience while using its cluster management product. This challenging Automation Engineer job will give you an opportunity to:

  • Validate the company’s cluster management product that is based on Linux;
  • Closely collaborate with the development team, give them your feedback and suggestions to improve the end-user experience;
  • Be actively involved the development and maintenance of the automated test suite;
  • Conduct different types of scalability testing;
  • Work with the latest hardware, particularly CPUs, Xeon Phi, 40 Gig-E, Omni-Path, InfiniBand;
  • Apply open-source software technologies like Spark, Hadoop, OpenStack, Docker, Puppet, Kubernetes, Open vSwitch, Ceph, and parallel file systems (GPFS, Lustre, BeeGFS);
  • Boost your skills in the area of large scale cluster management.

Your qualification:

  • Bachelor's degree or comparable relevant work experience;
  • At least 2 years of relevant experience;
  • Excellent analytical and problem solving skills;
  • Have a good grasp of the whole software development process;
  • Good knowledge of Perl and Unix shell programming;
  • Familiarity with high performance computing as well as system administration is appreciated;
  • Experience with formal testing methods and software tools is desirable but not obligatory;
  • Proficiency with Linux operating system and the command-line interface;
  • Experience with the most common software that is part of a typical Linux installation;
  • Willingness to learn and apply new technologies in your work.

Additional information:

You will be welcomed in the incredible city of surprises – Amsterdam which is widely acknowledged as one of the greatest small cities in the world. Every part of the city has its own unique character and charm, turning Amsterdam into the fascinating city of tolerance and diversity, where every shade, perspective, and character is appreciated. Over the past 10 years, Amsterdam was promoted as a strong region for business and IT culture: it's home to a thriving tech and ICT industry, where the IT professionals enjoy not only the great quality of life but also endless opportunities and a great environment for self-development and career growth. IT jobs in the Netherlands and Amsterdam specifically, offer great freedom and variety for QA automation engineers. Moreover, Amsterdam is known for the 30% ruling, a beneficial tax facility for employees who are recruited from abroad. In addition, the city is easily accessible with fantastic air, rail, and road links; there is an excellent high-speed rail service connecting Amsterdam to various cities, so the rest of Europe is practically at the end of the street. Amsterdam is the city of opportunity, so you have to be ready when it presents itself.


For additional details on this role contact - Daria Nikitina

Skype: daria_latayko 

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