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Do you want to make a significant difference in how the world is looking tomorrow and contribute to the innovation of state-of-the-art, cutting-edge technology products?

Then look no further and join our R&D team at Männedorf, Zurich as

Test Automation Engineer 80-100%

What you will do

In this challenging and important role you are responsible for design, plan, execute and documents testing, verification and validation within new product development and product change projects with focus on test automation.


Responsibilities will include

  • Designs, executes tests and generates automated tests
  • Supports the development of the Test Framework
  • Works as R&D project team member on V&V tasks
  • Communication to V&V and project teams
  • Troubleshooting and path forward generation of issues
  • Writes clear and detailed technical specifications and documentation
  • Supports enhancement of the functional and technical aspects of products and workflows
  • Reports Test Project Status to the Test Manager


What you bring along

  • Technical or scientific education, preferably computer, biological or life science as well as mechanical or software engineering
  • Several years of experience in instrument or module development, preferably in the medical device industry, including relevant educational studies
  • Strong programming skills in C# or any other object oriented programming language, at least 3 years of experience in automation testing with C# or any other object oriented programming language
  • Experience and in automated testing using Selenium Web Driver or WinAppDriver, experience in the usage of CI, knowledge of version control systems (Git or TFVC)
  • English and German fluently spoken and written

What you will get

  • Comprehensive Compensation and Benefits package
  • Progressive employment conditions
  • Exciting career opportunities
  • Wide range of training courses
  • International and diverse environment (30+ different nationalities)
  • Strong company culture with rich history
  • Global mindset with “Swissness” at heart
  • Extremely attractive location overlooking the lake of Zurich


Look no further and apply now!

We are looking forward to receiving your application online. Please submit your resume (w/o picture and w/o cover letter, reference letters and diplomas are optional).


We will only consider applications that fully meet our requirements.


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People every day all around the world will benefit from more personalized healthcare. The promise of better, faster, more cost efficient solutions is now within our grasp. And that’s the world in which Tecan plays a vital role – helping advance healthcare – through advanced life science research and diagnostic solutions. We constantly seek new ways to steer innovation.

Every lab. Every day. Empowered.
Our vision is to empower every laboratory, every day, around the world with Tecan technology, products and support. We will help to shape the future of automated workflows in life sciences and clinical diagnostics through unrivaled expertise, products and customer support.

We care about our culture.
Our values – trust, highest standards and ambition – are the cornerstones of our business, and give us the framework for the Tecan culture. We foster a positive and empowering environment, which allows us to bring our passion and energy to work. This helps us to deliver on our customer promise – ‘Always there for you’.

Legal entity:  Tecan Schweiz AG
City:  Männedorf
Country:  CH