Test Automation Engineer
  • Technical play yard
  • Work with the latest techniques
  • Largest robot producer
  • Maassluis
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What is your role?

Lely is a Dutch company that develops and builds robots for the dairy industry. It is Lely’s goal to fully automate the day-to-day farm processes so farmers can spend time doing the things they love. At Lely, we develop Lely’s Farm Management Solution, which is called Lely Horizon. Horizon directly interfaces with the Lely robots on the farm and provides farmers with key insights into their business. The application is rolled out to 10s of thousands of farms worldwide.
Given that Lely deals with live animals, delivering high quality, bug-free software is crucial. That’s why we feel it is important to invest in writing automated tests and make them an integral part of our CI/CD pipelines.

  • Designing, developing, and maintaining test automation scenarios
  • Executing automated test scenarios for functionality, regression, integration, etc.
  • Gathering test requirements and producing test specifications
  • Analysing and reporting the test results
  • Building and maintinaing the test automation pipelines and infrastructure

What is your experience?

  • Bachelor in Computer Science/Engineering or similar
  • Several years working experience as a Test Automation engineer
  • Experience in QA and software testing – test case planning, test case preparation, test execution, defect management & defect resolution
  • Ability to write basic SQL queries
  • Strong Java development skills
  • Experience with Java test automation frameworks, especially Cucumber and REST Assured
  • Experience testing RESTful APIs and writing integration tests
  • Excellent command of the English language, both spoken and written (Dutch is a plus)
  • Willing to travel

What do we offer you?

A job for a true inventor, at a company driven by innovation. You will see your ideas come to life as they leave the factory to our customer, the dairy farmer. At the end you will contribute to a sustainable way of farming. 

We offer..

  • flexibility in terms of working times and conditions;
  • variety one day you will be at the workshop, another day on the farm and the next day you will work at the main office;
  • the space and freedom to innovate, construct new ideas and tinker in our workshop;
  • 40 holidays per year; 
  • the tastiest coffee you will ever drink, courtesy of our barista;
  • time for fun: table football, volleyball and a basketball court.

Recruitment or Consulting agency? 

We appreciate your interest, but we are sourcing all our candidates directly. We understand you are trying to offer your candidates interesting jobs at an innovative company like Lely but consider that any unsolicited profiles you send us will be treated as direct applications.

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Sara Bakker

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About Lely

Lely, founded in 1948, directs all its efforts towards creating a sustainable, profitable and enjoyable future in farming. Circling the cow, the company develops premium robotics and data systems that increase animal welfare, flexibility and the production on the dairy farm. For more than 25 years, Lely has been leading in the sale and service of automated milking systems to successive generations of dairy farmers across the globe. Every day, Lely inspires her employees to offer customers innovative solutions and be a reliable partner for long-term advice and support. With her Head office in The Netherlands and a worldwide network of dedicated Lely Center locations for tailor-made sales and support, the Lely Group is active in more than 40 countries and employs around 2300 people.