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QA Engineer (f/m/d)



Quality Assurance
Vienna, Austria
Posted on Wednesday, August 9, 2023
About Prewave

Do you want to be part of one of the fastest-growing AI companies in Supply Chain Risk Management?

At Prewave, we are dedicated to unlocking an unprecedented level of efficiency, transparency and resilience in the supply chain for our customers. We pioneer supply chain risk management with our AI-powered solutions, analysing traditional and social media in 50+ languages and predicting risks and disruptions all over the world. We help our clients to achieve a sustainable supply chain and to prevent any setbacks.

We are already trusted partners of AbInBev, BMW, Kärcher, PwC, Porsche and many more. With the increasing importance and attention to supply chain due diligence in Europe, we grow every day, and so does our team!

We are looking for a QA Engineer in our Software Engineering team to join us on this exciting journey!

Your mission

As our QA Engineer at Prewave, you will…

  • Work together with our Software Engineering team to identify system requirements

  • Design and run systems to identify bugs and potential problems that our users might encounter

  • Perform risk analysis, plan and perform different stages of testing, record test progress and document results

  • Reproduce and identify reported bugs in the codebase

  • Develop new tools, technology and testing processes

  • Perform manual and automated testing

  • Review our interfaces for functionality and consistency

Your profile

Must haves

  • 2+ years of experience in a similar position

  • 1+ years of experience with Java/Kotlin

  • Experience of working in software development, using QA methodologies and tools

  • Worked with test-suites before like JUnit, Cypress, Selenium

  • Fluent English skills, both written and spoken

  • A valid work permit in Austria

Bonus points for

  • Familiarity with agile development-processes

  • Experience with automated test-systems and pipelines like BitBucket Pipelines or Jenkins

  • Experience with writing automated tests in Java/Kotlin & JavaScript/TypeScript

What we offer you
  • An extensive compensation package
    According to our collective agreement, the minimum salary for this role is EUR 3,077 gross per month, however the higher packages are likely based on your qualifications and experience.

  • A dynamic team in an open and inclusive work atmosphere
    We are an equal opportunity employer, and we cherish the diversity in our team working from our office in Vienna.

  • Various opportunities to develop your career within the company
    We are committed to building our team spirit based on mutual respect and support. We help each other achieve personal and shared goals.

  • Opportunity to be part of a highly innovative Austrian tech startup
    We blaze the trail in our field, and we strive to help large firms ensure ethical and sustainable practices throughout their entire supply-chain processes.

  • A family-friendly environment
    We offer flexible working hours and home-office possibilities to support a healthy work-life balance.

About us
We, at Prewave, take pride in encouraging and ensuring a sustainable, transparent and resilient supply chain for all. In our platform, our clients can utilise several tools to understand, analyse and anticipate any risks coming their way. We are using AI technologies to identify and predict these risks.

Our passion for more ethical business practices carried us to be one of top 10 startups in Austria in 2022 by LinkedIn, the best idea spot in 2023, and #7 in best startups list in Austria in 2024 by Trend Magazine.

We are based in Vienna, Austria, and we already have our first office in Paris. We enjoy our work with our team members from all around the world. We are a huge community from more than 35 nationalities already, and counting!

If you crave to belong to a fast-moving and diverse environment, we are one click away. Let's start chatting!