Test Analyst for External Applications

Job Category

  • Technology & UX/UI Design


  • Berlin


  • Full-Time
  • Professional Level


  • Zalando SE


Zalando is transforming from Europe’s leading e-commerce company into a multi-service platform for fashion. From logistics to big brands, to manufacturers - we’re building the platform that connects all people and parts of the fashion ecosystem. We live Radical Agility. With the set of principles that we give our teams - Autonomy, Mastery, Purpose - we entrust them to shape the future of Zalando.

We are the experts on software quality for integration of external software applications. We help other teams with planning, organizing, and execution of test activities in order to ensure smooth operations of our business processes supported by internal and external Software Applications.


  • You can demonstrate 5+ years experience in applying test methodology in projects as a test analyst and with proven test management skills
  • You have the ISTQB Test Analyst Certificate and you already applied those techniques of software testing in previous projects
  • You have experience with the practical use of test automation tools
  • You have excellent analytical, conceptual and problem-solving skills
  • You are familiar and know how to work with Jira, Google Office Suite, test management tools and you have solid experience with SQL and Unix
  • You are a team player with strong collaboration and communication skills who knows how to convince stakeholders
  • You are motivated, goal oriented, eager to learn quickly and willing to work in a continuously changing work environment
  • You are able to work with autonomous team and you are solution oriented
  • You have a personal growth mindset, always willing to self-improve


  • You work as an internal consultant and active project member for project teams in multiple Zalando business units
  • Analyze and decompose complex software systems
  • Review functional requirements and technical specifications of current software development projects.
  • Verify and assess the test approach for our external applications
  • Identify and describe test strategies (incl. risk analysis)
  • Design test cases, test scenarios and testing schedules
  • Ensure test execution: manually, automated or as facilitator for end users
  • Setup bug reporting and ensure bug tracking, classification and prioritization
  • Improve quality management processes (test process and test tools)
  • Identify the appropriate supporting tools
  • Define and maintain test automation architecture
  • Specify and verify the required test environment configurations


Culture of trust and empowerment, open source commitment, meetups, game nights, +70 internal technical and fun guilds, tech talks, product demos, CoderDojos, parties & events.

Perks including Competitive salary, 40% Zalando shopping discount, discounts from external partners, public transport discounts, relocation assistance for internationals, free drinks & fruits.

Development of your own Tour of Mastery, extensive onboarding, personal branding support, opportunity to attend and speak at conferences.

Work Environment of self-organized, autonomous teams and flexible working hours.

Want to join us? Then go ahead and apply!

If you need guidance or have any questions about our hiring processes, please contact recruiter Katarzyna Nowicka.


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