Software Engineer in Test (Localization)

  • Charge Point
  • Reading, UK
  • Feb 07, 2020
Full Time

Job Description

About Us

With electric vehicles (EVs) expected to be 25% of vehicle sales by 2025 and more than 50% by 2040, electric mobility is in the midst of a tipping point and becoming reality. ChargePoint is at the center of the e-mobility revolution, powering the world’s leading EV charging network and most complete set of hardware, software and mobile solutions for every EV charging need. Whether it's to ride, driver or deliver on electric fuel, we bring together people, vehicle fleets, businesses, automakers, policymakers, utilities and other stakeholders to make e-mobility a reality globally.

Our fanatical focus on charging and 10+ years in business has made us an industry leader. Supported by more than half a billion dollars in funding from investors, including Quantum Energy Partners, GIC, Clearvision, Daimler Trucks & Buses, Daimler, Siemens, Linse Capital, American Electric Power, Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, Chevron Technology Ventures, Rho Capital Partners, BMW i Ventures and Braemar Energy Ventures, ChargePoint offers a once-in-a-lifetime chance to be part of creating an all-electric future and shaping a trillion-dollar market. Join the team that built the EV charging industry and make your mark on how people and goods will get everywhere they need to go, in any context, for generations to come.

Reports To

Senior Manager, Quality Engineering

What You Will Be Doing

ChargePoint is expanding internationally and is looking for an experienced QA engineer who is fluent in German and Dutch. You must also be able to communicate in English with the Engineering team. ChargePoint software, which includes the station UI, driver portal and admin portal as well as charging apps on iOS and Android, needs some localization TLC. We are looking for people with local knowledge and language skills to help bring the caliber of our localized applications up to par with the US suite of products. You will work closely with the engineering and product teams to create test plans, identify components for automation, write and execute the test cases for ChargePoint web & mobile applications. This position requires an individual who is a team player, an excellent communicator, creative, data driven and results oriented.­

Responsibilities

  • Find bugs and apply engineering rigor to reproduce and diagnose those bugs
  • Write concise and descriptive bug reports and present test results to other project stakeholders clearly and effectively
  • Conduct exploratory tests to check if the localized product feels native and report linguistic bugs where UI text is hard to understand
  • Troubleshoot bugs filed to reproduce issues, verify steps to reproduce and prioritize for fixes
  • Develop and execute test cases, test scripts, test plans, and test scenarios for all applicable requirements
  • Monitor and report software issues across multiple projects
  • Lead the creation of test plans – including technical and business requirements
  • Strong knowledge of software QA methodologies, tools and processes
  • Act as a subject matter expert role for localization projects and initiatives

Requirements

  • 0-2 years of experience in software development/testing field
  • Fluent in German, Dutch and English
  • Outstanding written and verbal communication skills
  • Great attention to detail with a result-driven test approach
  • Self-motivated with ability to work independently and cross-functionally
  • Bachelors or Masters in Electrical, Electronics or Computer Engineering

Location

Reading, UK

We are committed to an inclusive and diverse team. ChargePoint is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate based on race, color, ethnicity, ancestry, national origin, religion, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, marital status or any legally protected status.

If there is a match between your experiences/skills and the Company needs, we will contact you directly.

ChargePoint is an equal opportunity employer. 
Applicants only - Recruiting agencies do not contact.

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Impact areas

Transportation  

Size

501-1000 employees  

Organization type

For-profit startup/company  

Climate solutions

Electric Vehicles  

Will sponsor Visa

No