Lead Tester APPS Software

Research & development

Computer science & software engineering

In a nutshell


Veldhoven, Netherlands


Research & development

Work Experience

3-7 years

Job Category

Computer science & software engineering



Published: 4 days ago Job ID: J-00267139-999

Introduction to the job

Do you have a passion for quality and automation and feel energized when you prevent issues ending up in the hands of customer?
Do you always look for opportunities to improve quality and to automate testing, integration and delivery steps?

ASML APPS Overlay Software is looking for Senior Test Automation engineers who can take their teams to the next level.

Role and responsibilities

  • Improve the quality of our software by focusing on automation and prevention, embed more proactive quality mindset within the team.
  • Design, build and maintain automated tests and integrate them with the CI pipeline
  • Implement and/or assist new automated tests and maintain existing tests
  • Follow and apply industry trends and new practices, test automation tools, and methodologies
  • Review functional and software requirements and provide relevant input
  • Proactively support TDD (Test Driven Development) / BDD (Behavior driven development) adaption
  • Contribute towards predictable delivery of changes by creating/maturing integration, testing and delivery pipelines
  • Improve test artefact management and traceability matrix within the team
  • Contribute to improving the state of existing automated tests
  • Contribute to maturing of test competence within the department
  • Be part of Agile development teams and work closely with Developers
  • Use appropriate metrics to validate and improve software quality

Education and experience

A technical Bachelor or master’s degree, with a master’s in computer science being preferred.
ISTQB or T-Map Certificate
5+ years of experience in software testing
Experience with automation, CI/CD practices, tools and scripting
Experience with version control (git), continuous integration, test automation, stubs and mocks
Familiarity with BDD software tools such as Cucumber.
Familiarity with REST APIs
Experience with programming/scripting/automation, like: JAVA, Python, JUnit
Good understanding of Agile concepts and experience working in an Agile environment
Preferably experience of working in a large organization


Working at the cutting edge of tech, you’ll always have new challenges and new problems to solve – and working together is the only way to do that. You won’t work in a silo. Instead, you’ll be part of a creative, dynamic work environment where you’ll collaborate with supportive colleagues. There is always space for creative and unique points of view. You’ll have the flexibility and trust to choose how best to tackle tasks and solve problems.
To thrive in this job, you’ll need the following skills:

Takes initiative, shows ownership, able to influence without authority
Analytical skills, different levels of abstract thinking
Team player
Likes to break the system
Flexible and goal oriented, able to realize progress within an uncertain, rapidly changing environment
Fluent in English

Diversity & Inclusion

ASML is an Equal Opportunity Employer that values and respects the importance of a diverse and inclusive workforce. It is the policy of the company to recruit, hire, train and promote persons in all job titles without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, or gender identity. We recognize that diversity and inclusion is a driving force in the success of our company.

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