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Test Specialist - Gdańsk

Welcome to Global Shared Services in Gdansk

Arla is a global farmer-owned organisation that is behind many well-known and loved brands, including Arla Apetina®, Castello®, Lurpak® and many, many more.


As a Test Automation Engineer,  you become a part of our Global Shared Services in Gdansk. Here, you won’t find factory machines or farmers. Instead, you will join over 400 colleagues dedicated to supporting all of Arla with IT, HR, financial and procurement operations. Joining us, you will take part in our mission to make a real difference for colleagues near and far.


With over 10 years of existence in Gdansk, we offer you a lot of knowledge and the opportunity to par-take in challenging and exciting innovation projects. As a part of the Arla organisation, you will also enjoy a Scandinavian, collaborative work culture. We are all on first name terms with each other, and we truly appreciate diversity and individuality.


About the job

You will contribute to the increasing coverage of the Global Regression Test suite to support our continuous agile transformation supporting the Arla Release Trains in creating more frequent releases. Your job as a Functional Test Specialist, being part of the Commercial train, will be to create and execute test cases. At the same time You will be responsible for preparing test effort estimation ad documentation. You will be joining an existing team of highly qualified specialists within the area of Quality Assurance and Test.


Your main tasks will be:

•     Reading requirements, understand and prepare valid Test scenarios

•     Contributing to design of test plan,

•     Creating test approach of the functionality/system

•     Participate in planning and execution of Agile ceremonies in the team

•     Support other ARTs epics on overlapping projects

•     Be a team player and ensure objectives brings maximum value to the business

•     Supporting business teams in creating training materials


Who are you?

You  adept with multiple software systems and willing to learn new products. You demonstrated ability to prioritize tasks and organize information, work independently and use good judgment. At the same time you have great facilitation skills and enjoy engaging with people of different cultures and from various backgrounds. You are used to working in Agile SAFE framework. You are capable of building an overview business and systems processes, more over you understand the end-user expectations.


Furthermore, we expect:

•     3+ years in tech as a tester, consultant or business analyst

•     Experience creating documentation for requirements, design, test, and training

•     Knowledge of tools such as TOSCA, TESTRAIL, etc.

•     Requirements analysis, SDLC, STLC and Defect Lifecycle

•     Knowledge of SQL – database testing

•     Good knowledge of testing web applications – testing forms, validating HTML/CSS, Cookies testing, etc

•     Usability testing, Compatibility testing, Interface testing, cross browser testing – nice to have

•     Fluent English


Nice to have:

•     Experience working with FMCG organizations


What do we offer?

•     Relocation package

•     Work in an international team & matrix structure

•     Friendly atmosphere & comfortable workplace (Neptun office in Gdańsk Wrzeszcz)

•     Medical care & life insurance

•     Additional benefits like gym card, vouchers, travel points or cinema tickets, etc.

•     Trainings with experts & professional induction in a new position

•     Chill out rooms with Xbox and the best coffee in the office 😊


Application and contact

If you want to drive innovation and help your colleagues worldwide, then seize this exciting opportunity.


Read more about Arla Global Shared Services

Global Shared Services consists of multiple functions that are all placed in the Neptun building in Gdansk – with colourful offices and a beautiful sea view.


As of now, we have an IT Operations and an IT Solutions division dedicated to SAP as well as a variety of app development and implementation projects. Our procurement and finance functions support a wide array of processes such as purchasing, distribution and sales globally.

We also have a dedicated HR operations division to ensure we attract, develop and retain the very best of talent around the world.


Together, we are all dedicated to one collective mission: ensuring an optimal global supply of fresh Arla products – every single day.


We have a purpose for Good
At Arla, we strive to unlock the highest potential in each other while working together to create a sustainable future of dairy. We call it Stronger People Stronger Planet and it is deeply anchored in our organisation and founded on our commitment to respecting human rights, increasing access to healthy dairy nutrition, inspiring good food habits, and improving the environment for future generations. In order to succeed we need to hire people with a sustainable mindset. Could this be you?


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