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Title:  Software Test Engineer


Zilina, SK, 010 01

About Descartes: 

Descartes (TSX:DSG) (Nasdaq:DSGX) is the global leader in providing on-demand, software-as-a-service solutions focused on improving the productivity, performance and security of logistics-intensive businesses. Descartes has over 147,000 parties using its cloud based services. Customers use our modular, software-as-a-service solutions to route, schedule, track and measure delivery resources; plan, allocate and execute shipments; rate, audit and pay transportation invoices; file customs and security documents for imports and exports; and complete numerous other logistics processes by participating in the world's largest, collaborative multimodal logistics community. Our headquarters are in Waterloo, Ontario, Canada and we have offices and partners around the world. Learn more at


Job description, responsibilities and duties

We are offering you a position of a Junior Tester in a successful international company. At this position you will get a chance to work within the team of developers, where you will grow in ability to identify and define required tests, in evaluating the overall quality of the software and in sense for identifying defects, so they are corrected prior to the delivery to clients. We will welcome your initiative and will support and coach you by experienced testers from our testing team to let you achieve progress in your professional life.


As a Junior Tester, you will be responsible for:

• Testing – Contribution, in cooperation with the team members, to ensure all software errors are identified and corrected

• Quality Assurance – Focus on aspects of work to meet customer expectations and company quality standards with guidance of Senior Software Testers

• Communication – Being a real team member, highlighting and communicating issues in right time and proactively suggesting solutions to resolve problems

• Support – Assistance with investigation, resolution and reproduction of customers software problems

• Work Organization – Effective prioritization and meeting deadlines


Basic wage component (gross) and other rewards

From 1,000 EUR brutto/month 


Employee perks, benefits

We offer a flexible and casual work environment, as well as mentorship and on-the-job training to support your personal growth. You will have an opportunity to contribute new ideas and we welcome your fresh perspective.


Other benefits:

• 7.5h working time

• English language courses

• Working in international team

• Referral bonus

• Family oriented benefits (Wedding and New Baby bonus and days off)

• Personal and Working anniversary bonus

• Sickdays

• Company events (teambuilding, Christmas Party, Family BBQ,...)


Requirements for the employee


Candidates with education suit the position

University education (Master's degree)


Educational Specialization

IT, Technical


Language skills

English - Upper intermediate (B2)


The position is suitable for a fresh graduate



Personality requirements and skills


• Focused on problem solving and analytical thinking

• Fluent in verbal and written English

• Communication skills – verbal, writing and also documentation skills

• Proper attention to detail

• Ability to flexibly adapt to an existing complex technical environment

• Ability to learn and use new knowledge resourcefully

• Reliable team player with ability to work independently on individual tasks

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