Evotec SE

Evotec SE


Senior/Team Lead Test Automation (f/m/d)

The mission of the team you are joining is to create the leading software product for life science data analytics. Over the last decade, Evotec has created software for the analysis of cellular data that has been a game-changer in drug discovery. We have been using it with huge success internally, and now we are working towards a public release. As part of the software development team, you will help advance and improve this software into a product used by customers worldwide. Join us to shape the future of not only how to treat illnesses, but also how to keep people healthy.

Your key responsibilities

  • Implement and improve automated tests, test strategies and test infrastructure on all levels for our large SaaS application: a secure, high-performance and on-demand scalable cloud computing product
  • Provide expert feedback and testing at every stage of the development process of the software your team is building – from design and implementation to operation and continuous improvement
  • Work closely with a team of like-minded experts in a leading role in various domains and help create state-of-the-art software

Your qualifications

University degree in computer science or similar and proficiency in multiple aspects of software testing and test automation, e.g. automated UI-, Load- and Performance-Testing.You are reliable, a strong team player and generally a jolly good person. Fluency in written and spoken business English is necessary. You are eager to continuously learn and apply new technologies. Ideally, you have experience with some of the following already:

  • JavaScript/TypeScript, React, Python, R
  • Git, GitLab CI/CD, Docker
  • Playwright, Puppeteer, Cypress, Selenium
  • Network security, server infrastructure and data management
  • MS Azure, AWS, SQL, Postgres
  • Bioinformatics and Omics technologies

Our offer

  • A full-time and permanent position within a vigorous and exciting professional team, promoted by an open culture
  • A diverse, highly international workforce in an environment that fosters creativity, innovations and positive team-spirit
  • Flexible hours and mobile/remote working options
  • Regular team events such as hiking or BBQs
  • Capital-forming benefits, holiday pay and annual bonus payment

About Evotec SE

Evotec is a drug discovery alliance and development partnership company focused on rapidly progressing innovative product approaches with leading pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies, academics, patient advocacy groups and venture capitalists. We operate worldwide and our more than 3,500 employees provide the highest quality stand-alone and integrated drug discovery and development solutions. We cover all activities from target-to-clinic to meet the industry’s need for innovation and efficiency in drug discovery and development (EVT Execute). The Company has established a unique position by assembling top-class scientific experts and integrating state-of-the-art technologies as well as substantial experience and expertise in key therapeutic areas including neuronal diseases, diabetes and complications of diabetes, pain and inflammation, oncology, infectious diseases, respiratory diseases, fibrosis, rare diseases and women’s health. On this basis, Evotec has built a broad and deep pipeline of more than 100 co-owned product opportunities at clinical, pre-clinical and discovery stages (EVT Innovate). Evotec has established multiple long-term alliances with partners including Bayer, Boehringer Ingelheim, Bristol Myers Squibb, CHDI, Novartis, Novo Nordisk, Pfizer, Sanofi, Takeda, UCB and others. Our Culture For more than 25 years, Evotec has built an open and collaborative culture that emphasizes teamwork and mutual respect, while at the same time recognising the individual effort and achievements of our employees. We foster an environment that rewards initiative, engagement and the dedication of our people, whilst always working towards a common goal – to provide great value to our clients and business partners through our comprehensive expertise in drug discovery and development. We are committed to making Evotec an inspirational place to work, so whether you work in science or administration, working at Evotec means that you will have a challenging role with significant autonomy and opportunities to gain new skills, knowledge and experience. Evotec is a science-driven, dynamic company with the feel and excitement of a high-growth enterprise. With over 3,500 employees in Europe and the USA, however, we are still small enough for everyone to play an integral role and to truly have a positive impact on the success of our business. As a result, we have a very loyal and committed workforce and this is something we are very proud of. Our people are remarkably passionate about what they do and how they work. They come together from around the globe, from diverse educations, backgrounds, cultures and thinking styles, but form a close-knit community with widespread interactions between different departments on all sites. They can multi-task, but have a clear focus on creating innovative solutions; and most importantly they adapt with speed and flexibility to business challenges and opportunities. With this deeply engrained culture of high energy and determination to succeed, we feel Evotec is uniquely positioned for success in the future.