Software Tester at DIPF (Frankfurt am Main, Germany)

 Stack Overflow ·  09.01.2019

The project technology-based testing in the National Educational (TBA centre) Panel Study is looking for

a Software Tester

(full time, fixed term until March 31, 2022, salary pursuant  to EG 11 TV-H*)

at the earliest convenience for the location in Frankfurt am Main.

The project Technology-based Testing in the National Educational Panel (NEPS TBT) is located in the TBA Centre for Technology-based Assessment (chaired by Prof. Frank Goldhammer). The Center for Technology-Based Assessment (TBA Centre) at DIPF is an internationally recognized interdisciplinary research and devel-opment center for technology-based assessment.

Your tasks

Testing and approval of internally and externally developed web software

Creating and customizing test plans

Coordination of student assistants in the execution of test plans

Conception, development and programming of automated tests

Reporting of test results


above average university degree in (business) computer science

Practical experience with software tests (automated tests in the areas of web, e.g. Selenium or cypress and desktop, e.g. appium and WinAppDriver)

Carefulness and accuracy in testing

Very good German and English (language skills written and spoken)

We offer an interesting and challenging environment, a modern workplace, good conditions for balancing work and family life (e.g. flexible working hours and home office), a job ticket, a pleasant work atmosphere and development perspectives (training opportunities). Women are especially encouraged to apply. Applicants will, in principle, be able to work part-time provided that job-related requirements are appropriately considered. Equally qualified persons with disabilities will be favoured.

Please submit your application and standard documents – preferably in electronic format in a single pdf file – quoting the reference number BiQua 2018-14. The closing date is 20.01.2019.  

Applications should be addressed to Dr. Ulf Kröhne, PO Box 900270, 60442 Frankfurt am Main. You will find general information on the website of the TBA Centre ( Any further enquiry should be addressed to Ulf Kröhne (069-24708-728), Please note that this advertisement is a courtesy translation of the German language job advertisement which, alone, is legally binding.

* Labour agreement for public service in the state of Hesse — ein Projekt von DIPLANET Digital Solutions Impressum