Application Test Engineer

On Time Engineers is searching for an Application Test Engineer for our client located in Eindhoven. Are you a true pioneer in the field of application engineering? Would you like to contribute to the development of the latest technologies? Is Artificial Intelligence something that makes your heart beat faster? If so…

The be On Time now the vacancy is still available! Be aware that for this position you will be offered directly a contract with our client. Our goal is to bring you together with this high tech, innovative company in Eindhoven and make sure the whole application process goes as smooth as possible for both sides!


About the position

We are searching for an Application Test Engineer who loves to test high-tech products and to support customers in using these products in their environment. Your main responsibility is designing and implementing test-frameworks, testing the products and creating/maintaining product quality statistics (70% of your time). Besides that, you will be responsible for helping customers get the most out of our clients products (30% of your time).

The Application Test Engineer ensures that all products meet the quality standards before they are released to the end customer. You do this by creating test plans and implementing these tests, so these can be executed, preferably in an automated way in our CI cabinet.

In order to maximize re-use the Application Test Engineer will enhance and extend pyTest based test platform that can be used with all products. It now supports Jenkins build pipeline, has integration with AWS cloud environment and is capable of reporting all test results to a dashboard. Our clients wants to extend this with tests tailored to testing predictive maintenance applications as well is more extensive hardware tests.

As the Application Test Engineer has in-depth knowledge of products you will also help with creating customer solutions. In addition, you ensure that customers can flawlessly make use of products while preventing customer questions or problems from disturbing the development team. When customer issues arise, you will quickly and efficiently address those issues. Also, they will learn from those issues and give feedback to the development team on how to improve upon the product.

As the combined test and support role is new in the company, you set up the required systems for efficiently helping end customers and measure performance over time using objective KPI’s. They will continuously look for ways to improve the customer service experience.


Your responsibilities

Defining and developing a product test architecture tailored to IoT and predictive maintenance products;
Taking part in product requirements development with both the customer and the engineering department;
Writing product acceptance test- specifications and plans and executing these;
Developing and creating product quality metrics to ensure we release good products;
Developing requirements for a diagnostic layer for the products to allow us to find the cause of issues within 1 day;
Achieve a good customer service satisfaction;
Set up a system for efficiently monitoring and solving customer issues.


Who are you?

You are a hands-on quality-minded person with a strong interest in technical things. You see it as a challenge to discover all – sometimes hidden – product features by testing and trying to use the products in new environments and to find all flaws.

You have the programming skills (Python is a big plus) that allow you to implement your own tests as well as to create your own tools for exploring and monitoring products under test and in the field. Having experience with cloud technologies like AWS is a pré.

You strive for customer happiness by constantly looking for ways to improve the customer experience and you know how to explain complex situations in a clear and customer-oriented way. You know how to build trusty and long-term relationships with our customers.

As the combined tester and field application engineer role is new within the organization of our client, you will be pioneering within this area. You like this challenge and enjoy the freedom and flexibility this offers to you.

As you will be part of the development department you are a true team player with an open attitude, a positive mindset and a high level of personal responsibility. You thrive in a global and fast-changing environment where your ability to prioritize – and reprioritize – come to its full use.


Job requirements

Great analytical skills to apply logic and quickly determine the weak spots of a product;
Ability to zoom in and out to identify patterns across issues and come up with systematic solutions to prevent them from happening in the future;
Linux skills (as most tests are running on Raspberry Pi devices);
Programming skills;
Experience with Jenkins;
Some knowledge of IoT;
Ability to quickly put customers at ease and communicate clear, concise, and frequently;
A few years of experience in a Service/Support role in High-tech is a pré;
Willingness to travel, approx. 30%;
Bachelor’s degree in informatics, electronics, mechatronics or physics;
Driver license B.


Our client offers

When you join our client’s team, you will work within a close-knit and informal organization. You help the organization pioneer with techniques that are still in their infancy. A very cool and challenging position! The organization pays a lot of attention to the person and team development is very important. The other conditions are:

An attractive salary;
32-40 hours per week;
Immediately a (permanent) contract in paid employment with our client;
An excellent benefits package that is tailored to your competencies and experience;
26 vacation days;
Annual performance bonus;
The possibility to work partly from home;
Sufficient guidance and development opportunities;
Regular team outings (people attach great value to team building and therefore regularly make time to do something together!);
Company laptop;
Lots of independence and freedom within your job;
Attractive pension scheme and travel allowance.


About our client

Our client is a young and dynamic company with a team of about 30 smart engineers. They are not just a leading industry 4.0 innovator – they have talented, hard-working professionals dedicated to empower change with technology. By producing the most accurate smart sensors and analytics, they help industrial companies to eliminate unplanned downtime and lengthen the lifetime of their assets. Together, they make industrial operations more effective and sustainable!


Interested to meet our client On Time?

Do you have any questions concerning this position or would you like to meet our client? Be On Time and contact Eda Demir at 06 – 196 229 44. You can also send your questions or resume by mail to

Not sure about the match between your profile and our job? Please do not hesitate to email your resume to us. When a successful match is available we will contact you within two business days.


Heb je na het lezen van deze vacature nog vragen of heb je interesse om te solliciteren? Be On Time en neem contact op met Eda Demir via telefoon nummer 06  196 229 44. Mailen kan ook naar

Indien je twijfels hebt over de match tussen je profiel en de vacature, aarzel dan niet en mail gerust je cv gewoon naar ons door. Wij nemen dan binnen twee dagen contact met je op.