We are hiring: Senior QA Engineer

Job Snapshot

  • Senior Quality Assurance Engineer
  • Part- or Full-Time
  • Location: Kaiserslautern

Our unique interactive HPC solution for the oil and gas industry is setting a new standard for the analysis of huge seismic datasets. Sharp Reflections already serves a large portfolio of international energy companies. We are looking for new talent to join our expanding software development team distributed across Germany, Norway, and Great Britain, where your contributions will have an immediate impact on our customers! We offer a competitive salary and a great work environment.


  • Design and track quality assurance metrics and KPI
  • Communicate effectively with team members at all levels
  • Design and implement automated test cases
  • Work together with the geophysical domain experts and developers to create well structured test plans and cases, both for manual and automated testing
  • Perform manual testing
  • Maintain and extend the CI/CD setup across different operating systems and cloud deployments
  • Administrate the related hardware, software and cloud environments



  • B.Sc. or M.Sc. in computer science, engineering or equivalent qualification
  • 3+ years of experience in developing test plans, creation and automation of software tests and the software development lifecycle
  • Strong knowledge of QA methodologies, tools and processes
  • Hands-on experience with automated testing tools
  • Python- and C++ knowledge, ideally also C# or Java
  • Experience with Linux- and Windows-systems, including virtualization technologies
  • Keen eye for detail and commitment to excellence
  • Fluent English language
  • Dedicated team player
  • Experience with Node.js and Angular, general web development and cloud infrastructures (AWS, Azure) are considered a plus

Job Description

You will join a highly motivated and collaborative team developing interactive HPC software for visualizing, processing and analyzing geoseismic datasets up to terabytes in size. Flexible working conditions and a flat, international and interdisciplinary team await. You are expected to be able to solve problems independently and contribute with your ideas to our product.

We are looking for a Quality Assurance Engineer to join our team. As a Quality Assurance Engineer, you will be responsible for creating and implementing a strategy for quality coordination and testing as well as suggesting solutions to identified quality problems. 

You will plan, create and manage the overall Software Quality strategy as a member of the Product Development Teams with the goal of achieving better customer satisfaction. We expect you to identify quality assurance bottlenecks, propose and implement corrective actions. 

You should oversee continuous improvement, collect quality data and identify KPI for product quality. You will prepare reviews and metrics to present to the Product Development Team, the Support team and the company Senior management.

Please send your letter of motivation and your CV to: careers@sharpreflections.com

About Sharp Reflections
Sharp Reflections is an innovative provider of Big Data technology for seismic analytics. Our tools dramatically reduce the time required to process and analyse huge datasets. Be part of the development of a cutting-edge technology with steadily growing market share. The company is headquartered in Kaiserslautern, Germany, with branch offices in Norway, the UK and USA.

Pre-Stack Pro, our flagship software product, leverages HPC compute technologies running on Linux to process and analyse huge 3D seismic datasets. The developer will work in the core team that develops both the front and back end software components.

Sharp Reflections GmbH
Trippstadter Str. 113
67663 Kaiserslautern