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Today, we are not utilizing resources in a sustainable way. In fact, the world is only 9% circular, meaning much of the Earth’s precious resources are only used once, leaving huge untapped potential for more sustainable resource management. TOMRA provides cutting-edge solutions for optimal resource productivity within the recycling, mining and food industries and is therefore uniquely positioned to shape the Circular Economy, creating demand for this way of thinking in the world. At TOMRA we want to be a thought leader, encouraging a more sustainable way of thinking and inspiring active change around the world.

Position Overview

TOMRA Sorting Solutions is a leader in sensor-based sorting solutions in the Food as well as in the Recycling and Mining industries. We are complementing our world class equipment with IoT solutions to provide maximum value to our customers.

We are expanding our Digital Operations team with a Test & Automation Engineer who is working closely with the DevOps team and who takes responsibility for the design, planning and execution of automated and manual tests.

You will liaise with internal and external developers, Product Owners and other stakeholders. The type of tasks is very diverse. As our team and scope of work is growing, it is intended that you become the subject matter expert for particular areas.

Your Tasks

  • Design, plan, execute tests (auto, exploratory, manual) and maintain automation in a suitable test framework.
  • Assist writing specifications, communicate with developers and/or Product Owners, design test cases, execute test plans, report test results on the tiers of the TOMRA Insight IoT solution (frontend, backend, API).
  • Work closely with DevOps team to integrate automated testing into the CI/CD pipelines and monitor/report CI/CD failures
  • Develop test plans and sign off process for 3rd party dependencies (e.g. IoT Edge runtime versions)
  • Work with the team to validate IoT Edge Agent operating systems

Your Profile

  • Advanced degree in computer science and similar– alternatively 5 years of work experience in a similar role.
  • Have fun digging into complex problems and setups and try to untangle them.
  • Love to code – C# would be good; more programming languages is a benefit.
  • Communicate clearly across functions with different technical backgrounds
  • Anticipate future needs
  • Hands-on experience with Linux setups and shell scripting
  • Experience with continuous delivery and integration, microservices, automated unit and integration testing, database technologies, …
  • Experience with cloud platforms – MS Azure preferred
  • Experience with IoT setups, edge computing and data processing
  • Experience with version control systems, ideally Git
  • Good understanding of network technologies, configurations, and communication protocols – VPN, TCP/IP, OPC DA & UA, Modbus, MQTT, AMQP, …
  • Understand the importance of prioritization in your work to ensure a good balance between development velocity, code quality, and documentation
  • Structured approach and are willing to take pragmatic decisions
  • Keen learner who loves keeping up to date with technology and best practices
  • Wants to work and communicate with people in an international setup
  • Willingness and ability to work with different teams and reach consensus regarding technology and processes
  • Working proficiency and communication skills in verbal and written English
  • Customer centric mindset (internal and ext. customers)
  • Decide thoughtfully but quickly
  • Handle stress and work under pressure
  • Flexibility to work outside standard office hours due to team members located in New Zealand, Europe, US, and China
  • Willingness to travel internationally (<5%)

Are you interested?

Send us your motivation letter - plus desired salary - CV and certificates.

Contact: Peter Parcker

Application closing date: 31.8.2021

Interviews start in september.



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