Digital Accelerator - Principal Software Quality Engineer (m/f)
Airbus is a global leader in aeronautics, space and related services. In 2017, it generated revenues of € 67 billion and employed a workforce of around 130,000. Airbus offers the most comprehensive range of passenger airliners from 100 to more than 600 seats. Airbus is also a European leader providing tanker, combat, transport and mission aircraft, as well as Europe’s number one space enterprise and the world’s second largest space business. In helicopters, Airbus provides the most efficient civil and military rotorcraft solutions worldwide.
Our people work with passion and determination to make the world a more connected, safer and smarter place. Taking pride in our work, we draw on each other's expertise and experience to achieve excellence. Our diversity and teamwork culture propel us to accomplish the extraordinary - on the ground, in the sky and in space.
Description of the job
Here at Airbus, we're transforming the way we develop and share technology with our customers - and we're looking for
progressive thinkers to help us do it. This is an opportunity to join one of European's most iconic brands as part of an agile and
fast-paced team. You'll work with us to deliver programs in new and clever ways, and be given the chance to develop your own
We are looking for an experienced, passionate, engaging and highly driven Software Principal Quality Engineer for our team,
who is looking to step into a new and exciting challenge to lead, create, define and establish the testing and quality agenda for
the delivery of Airbus IT programs of work.
This role will see you working to set a clear vision, directive and be confident in a complex work environment delivering to a
variety of projects. Work will include scoping the testing work required for different technology streams across the business, and
manage the overall execution of the accepted test strategy calling out and mitigating risks, and providing updates to
stakeholders as well as managing relationships with associated Vendors.
Tasks & accountabilities
This job requires from you constant awareness of the compliance risks we face in day-to-day responsibilities. Your continuous
commitment to act with integrity with each other, with your communities, business partners and suppliers is the foundation of
your success and sustainable growth.
The commitment to integrity is supported by your adherence to all internal policies and procedures that govern business
activities. Compliance with these policies will also protect Airbus reputation and brand, some of our most strategic and important
This role will involve some travel for and as such you must be able to travel accordingly.
This job requires an awareness of any potential compliance risks and a commitment to act with integrity, as the foundation for the Company’s success, reputation and sustainable growth.
Your Boarding Pass
¤ Bachelors or Masters Degree in Information Technology, Computer Engineering, Computer Information System or relevant
¤ 7-10 years of experience in Enterprise-level application testing methodology, best practices, technology and tools
¤ Enterprise-level application testing methodology, best practices, technology and tools
¤ Non-functional testing experience is imperative
¤ Knowledge and experience :
o of testing methodologies in both traditional SDLC and Agile environments
o with BDD using tools such as Cucumber, JBehave and RSpec, and in Service Virtualisation for decoupling from external
dependencies would be highly regarded
¤ Experience in :
o Embedding best practice in application testing within project delivery teams
o Creating and managing test schedules, test strategies, test plans and test cases
o Analysing test results and creating defect reports
o Testing of web-based digital applications, mobile apps, web services, and APIs
o Delivering automation solutions with tools such as Selenium WebDriver, Ranorex, Tosca, UFT/QTP, etc
o Knowledge and experience with BDD using tools such as Cucumber, JBehave and RSpec, and in Service Virtualisation for
decoupling from external dependencies would be highly regarded
¤ Exposure to Continuous Integration concept, practices and tools
¤ Reporting and managing test cases and defects using Atlassian JIRA/Confluence, or other equivalent tools
¤ Work in complex environments with many stakeholders and vendors
¤ Excellent skills in workshop facilitation, presentation, consultation and negotiation
¤ Excellent communication skills, displaying an ability to take initiative with a pragmatic mindset, and active listening skills,
knows how to interact & influence
¤ Ability to make decision rapidly,
¤ Negotiation level of English (Intermediate French would be a plus)
- Airbus (Corporate Functions), Airbus (Commercial Aircraft), Airbus Defence and Space
- approx. 20,000
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Airbus is committed to achieving workforce diversity and creating an inclusive working environment. We welcome all applications irrespective of social and cultural background, age, gender, disability, sexual orientation or religious belief.