We Are Hiring

Xceptance is constantly looking for talents with what we call the tester gene. Check our open positions and apply. We’re looking forward to meeting you!

Career Development

Engage in interesting and challenging tasks that help you step forward and advance professionally.

Start-Up Atmosphere

We foster an open business culture with flat hierarchies, strong communication, and quick decision-making processes.

Work-Life Balance

We offer flexible work schedules and support you in staying healthy and happy with fruit, drinks, and nearby recreation opportunities.

Commitment to Integrity

Work for a company that makes the extra effort to foster internal values and to do things the right way.

International Projects

Get involved in international projects and work with customers from around the world.

Scope for Creativity

We allow you the freedom to come up with own ideas and find your secret of success instead of imposing it on you.

Great Locations

We provide attractive offices in the inviting surroundings of Jena, Germany and Kendall Square in Cambridge, Massachusetts.

Valuable Internships

We invest in education and invite students to talk to us about doing an internship, which could lead to a full-time position.

QA Engineer, Web Application Load Testing

July 26, 2014

Our office in Cambridge, MA is looking for a software engineers capable of load testing web applications.

Cambridge

Your Responsibilities

  • Designing, writing and executing load test scripts in Java, using Xceptance Load Test
  • Designing and creating automated tests using Xceptance Load Test

Education And Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or equivalent
  • Demonstrated programming experience in Java
  • Solid knowledge of basic Web technologies such as HTTP/S, HTML, CSS and JavaScript
  • Demonstrated experience with test automation using a tool from the xUnit family a plus
  • Experience with Unix environments a plus

Requirements

  • Ability to work independently and efficiently
  • Ability to coordinate your work with other team members and work on multiple projects simultaneously
  • Comfortable in a fast-paced, project-oriented culture
  • Attention to detail and dedication to quality
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English
  • Ability to explain technical matters clearly and succinctly, also to non-technical people
  • Ability to work with cross-cultural teams across time zones

Software Engineer, Programming in Java

July 26, 2014

We are looking for Java developers experienced in web application development.

Jena

Your Responsibilities and Tasks

  • Develop and enhance Java-based web applications related to software testing
  • Design and develop multi-user applications
  • Extend our product portfolie
  • Automate application code
  • Peer review architecture, design, and code
  • Support our end users in using our products

Minimum Qualifications

  • Degree in computer science, business informatics, or the like
  • Programming skills in Java and Scala
  • Experience in using test frameworks such as JUnit and TestNG
  • Knowledge of major web technoligies such as HTTP/S, HTML, CSS, and JavaScript
  • Experience in using different operating systems such as Linux/Unix and Windows
  • Understanding of Java frameworks (Play!, Wicket, GWT, etc.)
  • Basic knowledge of NoSQL/databases
  • Good English and German language skills

Desired Skills

  • Positive attitude with a drive to learn
  • Commitment and reliability
  • Ability to work in a team and a dynamic environment
  • Excellent and persuasive communication skills
  • Analytical skills and problem-solving abilities
  • Attention to detail and appreciation of quality assurance

QA Engineer, Functional Software Testing

July 25, 2014

We are looking for QA engineers who want to do functional (manual) software testing.

Jena

Your Responsibilities and Tasks

  • Create, maintain and execute manual test cases within software development projects
  • Report, evaluate, and manage bug entries and tickets
  • Design test concepts
  • Develop and execute automated tests
  • Execute performance and stress tests

Minimum Qualifications

  • Degree in computer science, business informatics, or the like
  • Knowledge of test methods, tools, and processes
  • Knowledge of basic Web technologies such as HTTP/S, HTML, CSS and JavaScript
  • Experience in using issue trackers
  • Familiarity with test automation tools for web applications such as Selenium, WebDriver or WATIR
  • Good English and German language skills

Desired Skills

  • Positive attitude with a drive to learn
  • Commitment and reliability
  • Ability to work in a team and a dynamic environment
  • Excellent and persuasive communication skills
  • Analytical skills and problem-solving abilities
  • Attention to detail and appreciation of quality assurance

QA Engineer, Software Test Automation

July 25, 2014

We are looking for software engineers experienced in the automation of software tests.

Jena

Your Responsibilities and Tasks

  • Plan, implement, execute, and evaluate automated software tests, particularly web application and (REST-)API tests
  • Develop and create automated test scripts and testing tools
  • Create test cases

Minimum Qualifications

  • Degree in computer science, business informatics, or the like
  • Programming skills
  • Feel for sophisticated software architecture
  • Good English and German language skills

Desired Skills

  • Positive attitude with a drive to learn
  • Commitment and reliability
  • Ability to work in a team and a dynamic environment
  • Excellent and persuasive communication skills
  • Analytical skills and problem-solving abilities
  • Attention to detail and appreciation of quality assurance

QA Engineer, Web Application Load Testing

July 22, 2014

We are looking for software engineers capable of load testing web applications.

Jena

Your Responsibilities and Tasks

  • Plan, implement, execute, and evaluate load and performance tests of online systems
  • Develop and create load test scripts in Java with Xceptance LoadTest (XLT)
  • Design and create automated tests

Minimum Qualifications

  • Degree in Computer science, business informatics, or the like
  • Good English and German language skills

Desired Skills

  • Positive attitude with a drive to learn
  • Commitment and reliability
  • Ability to work in a team and a dynamic environment
  • Excellent and persuasive communication skills
  • Analytical skills and problem-solving abilities
  • Attention to detail and appreciation of quality assurance

Software Testing Intern

July 16, 2014

We welcome anyone who wants to get experience with software quality assurance and software testing.

Jena

Our interns are computer science or business informatics students looking for an interesting part-time job or a topic they would like to talk about in their BA, MA, or diploma thesis. Whatever your personal motivation, we are more than willing to support you in your academic career and offer future jobs if both of us feel we want to work together full-time.

Your Responsibilities and Tasks

  • Create and execute test cases
  • Review bug entries and tickets
  • Retest fixed functionalities
  • Create test tools (optional)
  • Automate tests (optional)

Minimum Qualifications

  • B.A. student in computer science, business informatics, or the like
  • Programming skills (e.g. Java, JavaScript, Scala, Ruby, C, PHP)
  • Basic English and German language skills

Desired Skills

  • Positive attitude with a drive to learn
  • Commitment and reliability
  • Ability to work in a team and dynamic environment
  • Good communication skills
  • Attention to detail and appreciation of quality assurance