Software Development Engineer in Test

Our Opening and Your Responsibilities

In our global AutoChem business unit, we develop synthesis, sampling and reaction analysis tools for scientists in pharmaceutical and chemical industries. We provide scientists the information they need to deliver life-changing products.

Join our R&D Testing Team at our global operational headquarters in Nänikon-Greifensee and support the fast growing business opportunity within our unit as a Software Development Engineer in Test 80% - 100% (f/m/d).

We are looking for a proactive person who appreciates room for own decision-making and knows to utilize it towards high quality outputs.

In this role, you will
  • Develop and execute automated tests on acceptance and system test level in a lab environment
  • Develop and maintain the test infrastructure
  • Test software developed for cloud, web and embedded applications based on state of the art principles and design patterns such as SOLID
  • Ensure that test outcomes are easily accessible, transparent, timely and generated automatically
  • Recommend and support quality improvements and changes to testing processes and tools to correct deficiencies and improve efficiency
  • Collaborate closely with software development, product management and requirement engineers to understand the intended software behavior and contribute suitable test solutions

What You Need to Succeed

  • Bachelor’s degree in Chemistry, Engineering, Computer Science or related field; or a combination of education and experience 
  • Some years of relevant professional experience in designing and supporting test automation for complex software products; experience in testing web and cloud based solution is a plus
  • Professional programming skills in C#/.NET
  • Experience in software testing tools, particularly SpecFlow/Gherkin, SpecSync, Selenium;  Kubernetes and Docker are a plus
  • Knowledge of best practices and tooling for agile methodologies, automated testing, code quality 
  • Ability to work independently and in a team setting
  • Fluent in English to work comfortably in an international environment. German language skills are a big plus

Our Offer to You

We offer challenging, varied tasks in an innovative and international environment, highly qualified teams with good working environment and development opportunities.
Have we raised your interest? Then we look forward to receiving your online application. If you have any question, please do not hesitate to contact us. Our e-mail address is:

About Mettler Toledo

METTLER TOLEDO is a leading global supplier of precision instruments and services. We are recognized as an innovation leader and our solutions are critical in key R&D, quality control, and manufacturing processes for customers in a wide range of industries including life sciences, food, and chemicals. We operate throughout the world with a culture shaped by innovation and international flair.

Equal Opportunity Employment

We promote equal opportunity worldwide and value diversity in our teams in terms of business background, area of expertise, gender and ethnicity. For more information on our commitment to Sustainability, Diversity and Equal Opportunity please visit us here.


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