Tester - Mobile Application

Job TitleTester – Mobile Application

Job Description

Everything starts with light. Light moves cities, carries information and comforts mind and body. Join Philips Lighting and make an impact on people’s lives with light.

Your challenge

Since the launch of in 2012, Philips Hue is changing the way people interact and experience lighting.

We have become the world’s leading connected home lighting system that works with all major smarthome platforms (Amazon Alexa, Apple HomeKit, Google, Nest, Smarthings). Philips Hue has encouraged other companies to develop devices, apps and systems that interoperate with our system.

Through a vibrant developer program there are more than 600 third-party apps for Philips Hue.

As a Mobile App tester in the Hue mobile Application Team, you will be challenged to to release Mobile App’s on time with highest quality, further contributing to the success of one of the most successful internet connected propositions in the market. Being member of an agile team you will seek for continuous improvement and accelerate the development of the product whilst focusing on operational excellence by using or implementing new tools and processes.

Your responsibilities

  • Develop software test procedures and introduce required test tools
  • Develop the test environment and set up regression and integration tests, as well as verification and acceptance tests, as required in the projects
  • Prepare with the test team an optimal test plan for each project, including specification of test tools and test criteria
  • Write test scenarios and execute the tests
  • Analyze test results, analyse the cause of errors, and give feedback to the Software Development Engineers
  • Report problem reports and results to project management and CCB
  • Effective contribution in reviewing deliverables of requirements and test cases of peers
  • Adherence with processes (including tools, build process) and contribution in process improvements in both own and related project teams
  • Effective collaboration with all roles in the development team
  • Keeping abreast of technical developments in own field and proactive knowledge sharing with others

Your team

You will be based at the High Tech Campus Eindhoven, the smartest square km in Europe, joining a team of passionated software craftsmen working on the world’s leading connected lighting system. Surrounded by usability experts, product owners, software architects and test engineers, you’ll take up the challenge to build high quality and exciting innovations providing the best lighting experience for our customers.

Our offer

When joining Philips Hue, you will be part of a global leader with a start-up spirit. We welcome you to a challenging, innovative environment with great opportunities for you to explore. Our benefits are very competitive and designed around your preferences:

  • Excellent package (including personal benefits package)
  • 25 Days of leave and the possibility to purchase up to 20 extra days off annually
  • A variable bonus based on both Philips Lighting results and personal performance
  • Extensive set of tools to drive your career, such as a personal development budget, free training and coaching
  • Solid company pension scheme and attractive collective health insurance package
  • Opportunity to buy Philips Lighting shares and products with discount
  • Healthy work-life balance

We are looking for

A software test engineer developer with good communication skills and quality mindset that is continuosly seeking to improve together with the team, the product and daily processes and has passion for Mobile Application Development engineering and innovations in that area.

  • At least three years experience in testing mobile apps
  • Experience in a IoT or systems environment is a plus
  • Attention for detail and understanding of complex systems with root cause analysis skills
  • Familiar with testing methodologies in agile environment including exploratory testing.
  • Experience with writing test designs based on available specifications.
  • Having a ISTQB or TMAP certificate is a plus
  • Knowledge of behavior driven development based on Gherkin-Cucumber is a plus.

Recruitment process

Join the leading lighting company for the digital world, and help us unlock the extraordinary potential of light for brighter lives and a better world. Be a game changer. Be Philips Lighting. Apply today.

After a pre-selection process based on your CV, you will be invited for recruitment – and business interviews. An online assessment may be part of our recruitment process.

Company Description

Philips Lighting is the global leader in lighting products, systems and services. Our understanding of how lighting positively affects people coupled with our deep technological know-how enable us to deliver digital lighting innovations that unlock new business value, deliver rich user experiences and help to improve lives. Serving professional and consumer markets, we sell more energy efficient LED lighting than any other company. We lead the industry in connected lighting systems and services, leveraging the Internet of Things to take light beyond illumination and transform homes, buildings and urban spaces.

Philips is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, genetic information, creed, citizenship, disability, protected veteran or marital status.


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