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Mobile App Tester

Hoogoorddreef 11, Amsterdam - Servicekantoor
Uren per week
40 uur

About the position of Mobile App Tester

For our successful E-commerce department we are currently looking for a Tester for our Native Applications (IOS & Android). Do you have 2-5 year’s experience? Would you like to join an international team? Working in a dynamic and fun environment? Would you like to work and contribute to one of the largest E-Commerce platforms? If you are motivated andlooking for an amazing opportunity this could be the role for you!

As a Tester at de Bijenkorf your daily job will be from our head office located in Amsterdam South-East. A nice business environment close to the train station. You will be part of the Business Development team which is part of our E-Commerce department. Together with your colleagues you are responsible for the delivery of several projects and supporting different business units of de Bijenkorf. You will be working on de Bijenkorf app for consumers, in-house apps and further growth of one of the largest E-commerce platforms in the Netherlands.

Our team members

  • work directly with scrum teams to create testing user stories on their behalf

  • collaborate with team members to prioritize user stories and execute test cases

  • provide progress updates to scrum teams on progress

  • maintain test cases for and conduct weekly patch and periodic regression testing

  • review and take action on feedback from App Squad team members

  • verify reproducibility of bugs found by others

  • retrieve and file bugs from devices' crash report logs

  • write descriptive bug reports

  • maintain regression test suites for Supported mobile operating systems include: iOS, Android


  • Automation testing experience

  • white box testing experience using tools like XCode and Android Studio,

  • experience conducting feature, regression, and exploratory testing of Native mobile business applications on the operating systems mentioned

  • strong interest in and demonstrated knowledge of various mobile devices and operating systems

  • experience testing applications as users configured with different permissions

  • experience with tools like Charles, Jenkins, ADB command tool, etc.

  • understanding of concepts and methods in client / server interactions

  • Thoroughly test applications for both positive and negative results

  • Create User Stories, Test Cases and Test Plans

  • Understand Agile delivery methodology and test application elements as required during each sprint

  • Performs quality assurance review of specifications for internal delivery

  • Analyses detailed process workflows, including input and output requirements, information flow, and reliability characteristics

  • Perform other duties as required or assigned.

Desired characteristics

  • ability to suggest improvements to test cases and flow

  • excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • proactive communication with team

  • passion for customer experience

  • ability to switch projects based on changing priorities in a dynamic, agile software development environment

  • ability to quickly learn new areas, and identify and prioritize the related testing work

  • comfortable asking a lot of questions

  • patience, creativity and open mindedness

  • Demonstrates decision-making skills

  • Experience working in a collaborative team environment

  • Intuitive with an ability to identify and solve complex problems

  • Passion for technology

  • Sufficient understanding of computer systems, mobile devices and other tech products

In addition to the skills requested above, we are looking for an App Developer that also: 

  • Read, speak and write fluent English;

  • Has excellent communication skills;

  • Proactive attitude to work and a result driven attitude;

  • The will has to learn new things and continuously improve oneself (and colleagues);

  • A team player without 9 to 5 mentality;

  • Someone who enjoys his or her work and wants to translate the passion for the profession into unique solutions.

What we can offer

  • A fun and creative working environment;

  • An attractive work package and a market conforming salary;

  • Both professional and personal development plan & budget;

  • Pension contribution;

  • Collective health insurance;

  • 30 days leave;

  • A variable bonus based on both de Bijenkorf’s results and personal performance;

  • An employee discount on products purchased in our stores or web-shop.

About our E-commerce organization

At the headquarters of the Bijenkorf, our E-commerce department is our youngest and fastest growing department. A passionate, multinational group of over 100 professionals work together on the continuous growth and development of our digital platform. Because of the positive growth and challenging developments we are looking for new colleagues to join the team. We work in an Agile environment where are key stakeholders are our customers. We recently launched our new responsive platform which resulted in a great uplift in our mobile usage. Improvements to our digital products have been well received; with Google ranking our mobile usability on a top 10 position in a large European benchmark reviewing 316 sites.

About the Service Office

Since January 2010, the Service Office of the Bijenkorf has been located in the Atlas-complex on the Hoogoorddreef in Amsterdam-Zuidoost. About three hundred enthusiastic colleagues work here, which brings a wide variety of specializations together, all geared towards delivering a complete service to our affiliates.

Corporate Values

The Bijenkorf has seven 'Corporate Values' which form an important part of the DNA of our employees:

  • Passion for customers

  • Continuous innovative

  • Taking responsibility

  • Working together

  • Be open to change

  • Respect every individual

  • Sustainability

These 'Corporate Values' form an important part in every job interview for all the job vacancies within our organisation.

Over het Servicekantoor

Het Servicekantoor van de Bijenkorf  is gelegen in het Atlas-complex aan de Hoogoorddreef in Amsterdam-Zuidoost. Hier werken circa vierhonderd collega’s en komt een grote veelzijdigheid van specialisaties samen, volledig gericht op een zo compleet mogelijke service aan onze filialen.

Corporate Values

De Bijenkorf heeft zeven 'Corporate Values' die een belangrijk onderdeel vormen van het DNA van onze medewerkers:
  • passie voor gasten
  • continu vernieuwend
  • verantwoordelijkheid nemen
  • samenwerken
  • openstaan voor verandering
  • elk individu respecteren
  • duurzaam handelen
De 'Corporate Values' vormen een belangrijk onderdeel in de sollicitatiegesprekken voor alle vacatures binnen onze organisatie.

Wat heeft de Bijenkorf te bieden

Werken bij de Bijenkorf is werken in 'a world of inspiration' met een exclusief assortiment, unieke concepten en de meest luxe designermerken die passen bij een premium warenhuis. Met flagshipstores in steden met Internationale allure maken wij met passie voor de klant ieder bezoek tot een belevenis. De Bijenkorf biedt uitstekende, marktconforme primaire arbeidsvoorwaarden, aangevuld met een uitgebreid pakket secundaire arbeidsvoorwaarden. Daarnaast bieden wij aandacht aan uiteenlopende ontwikkeling- en doorgroeimogelijkheden onder andere voor jong talent, vakspecialisten en aankomende managers.

Een integriteitscontrole via het waarschuwingsregister van de Stichting Fraude Aanpak Detailhandel (FAD) vormt onderdeel van de sollicitatieprocedure.

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