Software Engineer - QA (m/f/d)

Ideas need initiative.

Körber Digital shapes and drives the digital transformation of the Körber Group. The Business Area is a nucleus for digital advancement, digital innovation and new digital business models and as such a trusted go-to unit for all topics around the Group’s digitization. With sites in the German start-up hotspot Berlin and Karlsruhe, Körber Digital matches the speedy entrepreneurial spirit of a start-up with the long-term strategic focus of the Körber Group.

The Körber Group is an international technology group with around 10,000 employees all over the world. It unites technologically leading companies with more than 100 production, service and sales locations and offers its customers solutions, products and services in the Business Areas of Körber Digital, Logistics Systems, Pharma Systems, Tissue and Tobacco.

For our location in Karlsruhe we are looking for

Software Engineer - QA (m/f/d)


  • Create detailed, comprehensive and well-structured test strategies and test cases

  • Review requirements, specifications and technical design documents to provide timely and meaningful feedback

  • Develop and execute exploratory and automated tests to ensure product quality

  • Introduce test automation methods and tools

  • Identify, record, reproduce and track bugs, performance problems and non-functional issues

  • Participate in and contribute to agile events

  • Track quality assurance metrics, like defect densities and open defect counts

  • Help to manage releases (e.g. preparing release notes)

  • Review user stories


  • Proven work experience in software development process in a QA role, ideally for web applications

  • Strong knowledge of software QA methodologies, tools and processes

  • Experience in writing clear, concise and comprehensive bug reports

  • Experience working in an Agile/Scrum development process

  • Hands-on experience with both white box and black box testing

  • A high degree of detail-orientation

  • Experience in testing REST API’s using tools like Postman

  • Basic knowledge of SQL is a plus

  • Experience with automated testing tools is a plus

  • English required, German is a plus

  • Experience with performance and/or security testing is a plus

What we’re offering

  • Be part of a team of dedicated and highly motivated cloud software experts who work together to build IoT products using the latest technology.

  • Benefit from our dynamic start-up mindset combined with the experience and security that Körber offers us as our parent company

  • Work in a friendly, modern and air-conditioned office - directly in the creative park "Alter Schlachthof" in Karlsruhe