Software Development

Software Development : Head of Automation Testing


Your Rohde & Schwarz recruiting team is looking forward to receiving your application.

Bucharest (Romania)
Entry level
Employment Type
Full-time, unlimited
Ref. Number

Your tasks

  • Work closely with research and development to understand customer needs and product development priorities
  • Facilitate deployment and improvement of our software development practices, delivering superior results via a consistent stream of on time, high quality software releases and products
  • Establishes and maintains test environments and configurations
  • Manage the overall execution and on-time delivery of engineering projects with respect to testing
  • Drive best practices for Test automation, test execution and test management
  • Lead team to apply testing methodologies, principles and process to define and implement key metrics to manage and assess process including test execution and defect resolution
  • Act as a strong advocate for quality in the product development process for software engineering
  • Drive improvements in Maintenance releases- create action plans to root cause/reduce escapes
  • Create and implement change management strategies and plans that maximizes adoption for software quality best practices
  • Coordinate and develop Rohde & Schwarz Internship program

Exciting insights into Rohde & Schwarz

Our colleagues provide insider information about:

  • Daily adventures and challenges
  • Our passionate team
  • The technologies behind the innovative projects and solutions

Your qualifications

  • University degree in Electronics, Computer Science or similar education;
  • 3+ years of management experience with demonstrated ability to manage teams through complex development projects within a high-tech company
  • 5+ year’s product development/testing experience with all phases of software testing including test planning, functional testing, and regression testing
  • Strong knowledge of software QA methodologies, tools and processes
  • Hands-on experience with Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery, familiar with modern DevOps processes and tooling: GitLab, TeamCity, Jenkins, Docker, Kubernetes, Ansible, Grafana
  • Strong leadership skills, including proven abilities in motivation, coaching and conflict resolution
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Proactive working style with the ability to adapt to change
  • Analytical and problem-solving skills - a can-do attitude.
  • Telecommunication knowledge and a good understanding of VOIP protocols;
  • Very good English skills.


We are looking forward to receiving your application! Ideally, you should apply online with the reference number. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact your recruiting contact via LinkedIn.

Equal opportunities are important to us. We are looking forward to receiving your application regardless of gender, nationality, ethnic and social origin, religion, ideology, disability, age as well as sexual orientation and identity.

reference number: 6693
Recruiting Contact: Luminita Petrache
With its leading solutions in the areas of Test & Measurement, Technology Systems and Networks & Cybersecurity, the Rohde & Schwarz technology group is one of the pioneers of a secure and connected world. Founded more than 85 years ago, the Group is a reliable partner for its customers from the private and public sectors around the globe. Rohde & Schwarz Topex is the Rohde & Schwarz Center of Competence for developing and implementing Voice Communication Systems (VCS) dedicated to Air Traffic Control, Air Defence and other Safety Critical infrastructures. We offer to our customers worldwide state of the art turnkey VCS solutions which are integrating in-house developed software and hardware with COTS server and switching platforms.

Our offer

  • Flexible working hour models

    Flexible working hour models

  • Financial benefits

    Financial benefits

  • Training & continuing education

    Training & continuing education

  • Company restaurant/café

    Company restaurant/café

  • Health care

    Health care

  • Wellbeing programs

    Wellbeing programs

  • Public transport

    Public transport

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  • Family care

    Family care

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