Software Tester / Software Test Engineer (m/f/d)

Date: Sep 6, 2023

Location: Sankt Ingbert, DE, 66386 Berlin, DE, 10117 Schöneck, DE, 08261

Company: gksoftware



GK is a leading global software developer and provider of standard and cloud-based solutions for the retail industry, with over 500,000 retail and payment installations in more than 60 countries. At GK, more than 1.100 employees worldwide work on solutions for an all-encompassing shopping experience, improving the relationship between customers and retailers every day. GK is a hidden champion headquartered in Schöneck in the Vogtland region of Germany, but has locations in Berlin, Paris and Johannesburg while maintaining a presence in 13 further international locations. Together, GK develops groundbreaking technologies for the retail industry of today and tomorrow. 



The job can be done mainly from the home office. Please consider that 1-2 presence days per week on-site at one of our locations in Schöneck/Vogtland or St. Ingbert are required for the test execution on our POS systems.



Your responsibilities
  • Setting up test cases based on customer requirements
  • Test execution using various test methods
  • Documentation of the test results
  • Creation of error reports
  • Error analysis and as far as possible correction of found or reported errors
  • Close exchange with the customer in the context of error reproductions/ joint test sessions as well as presentation of new features (first views) 



Your profile
  • Substantial studies or training in the field of information technology or comparable qualification, also suitable as a sideways move for someone with relevant experience and an affinity with IT
  • (Initial) experience in test case creation and test execution or ISTQB certification desirable
  • High degree of quality awareness, capacity for abstraction and willingness to work hard
  • Structured and independent way of working and enthusiastic team player
  • Good knowledge of English and German at least on level B2 for contact with our customers


We offer
  • We put emphasis on a long-term and trustful cooperation by offering permanent employment relationships with flexible working hours

  • Performance-related and individual bonus payments depending on the area of activity

  • Company car policy and free parking at our locations with good public transport connections

  • Lease a maximum of 3 bikes up to a total value of €9,000

  • An international working environment as well as a cooperative working climate with space for own ideas, creativity and concepts

  • Turn your friends into colleagues: recommend a new employee and receive a referral bonus of €3,000 net

  • Develop yourself professionally and personally through our own GK Academy and elearning offerings

  • Leasing of the latest Hardware for the private usage as part of our employee PC program. We make sure that your job-related equipment is ready for you for a smooth start from the first day of work

  • Discounts offered through our corporate benefits program

  • Location-related preventive measures (running groups, online sports courses, massage, blood donation appointments, health day

  • Advantageous everyday life facilitations while you are in the office, such as parcel and bread roll service, pharmacy delivery service and much more

  • Internal restaurant, bouldering and climbing wall, in-house kindergarden “Pixel” on the campus site at our headquarter in Schoeneck (Saxony) as well as a wide range of culinary offerings at the other locations

  • Spend time with your colleagues outside the office at our many company events

  • Read more about our Active Balance Program