Test Engineer

dé VakantieDiscounter

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Amsterdam, Herengracht
40 hours

Will you become our new Test Engineer?

VakantieDiscounter is the leading online travel agency in The Netherlands where our customers experience an easier and more comfortable way of booking their holiday: www.vakantiediscounter.nl.

We are looking for a Test Engineer to join our growing development team, where you will be part of an agile feature team. Your expertise will ensure high quality delivery for an excellent customer experience, and automated QA best practices being adopted by the team. You will be involved in making technical choices and functional refinements that will shape the future of our brand. Close cooperation with the Product Owner and stakeholders is expected.

We do all our development in-house using a technology stack that consists of Scala/Spark/Play Framework on the backend and Clojure/ClojureScript/re-frame on the frontend, with most of it running on GCP. For end-2-end testing we use Cypress.

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Apply procedure

  1. Application
  2. First round: interviews
  3. Second round: interviews and optional an assessment
  4. Job offer
  5. Welcome on board!

Everything summed up

Tasks and responsibilities
  • Mentor and help the team with regards to quality assurance
  • Develop and maintain automated tests together with our software engineers
  • Research tools and frameworks for a high quality, low maintenance QA infrastructure
  • Manual test where automation is not possible
  • Investigate issues that are signalled by our stakeholder and customers
  • Constantly ask the question “what could go wrong?” and prevent it from happening
  • Perform load and performance testing
What we offer
  • Competitive remuneration package
  • A developer-focused workspace at our Amsterdam office
  • A fast-growing and flat organization with the possibility of flexible working hours and benefits in terms of health, pension, and fun initiatives, team buildings and events
  • The opportunity to develop through courses, conferences and events
  • MacBook Pro or hardware of choice
  • 24 paid holidays and 6 ATV days
  • Discount on your holiday trips
  • Support with relocation (visa, housing, 30% tax ruling)
Our wishlist
  • You are a seasoned Test Engineer (5+ years) with solid experience working in an Agile environment
  • You have solid experience with Selenium based testing frameworks or Cypress
  • You have experience with JavaScript, with testing service architectures, and with Jenkins or other CI/CD tooling
  • You have experience with QA in a cloud environment like AWS or GCP
  • You have a passion for learning and sharing your knowledge

This is what is important to us

Among our 600 employees, you will find a great variety of people: a beautiful blend of nationalities and cultures. But we’ve all got these features in common:


We take responsibility, are proactive and work towards a solution.

Customer focus

Our customer is key in product development, usability, sales and after care.

Team work

We work as one team, listen to each other, are patient and learn from each other.

Innovation & Improvement

We strive for continuous improvement in our work and our service to the customer.

Result orientation

We are focused, goal oriented, and find new ways to achieve great results for both the customer and Otravo.


Respond to this vacancy! We gladly receive your motivation and CV via the apply-button below. Do you have any other questions? Contact our recruiter Charlotte Bouma via recruitment@otravo.com .

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Apply procedure

  1. Application
  2. First round: interviews
  3. Second round: interviews and optional an assessment
  4. Job offer
  5. Welcome on board!

Any questions?

Charlotte Bouma-Naar HR & Recruitment Specialist