Software Quality Engineer (f/m/d)


The PALFINGER promise is Lifetime Excellence - Efficiency, Reliability and Innovation. For us Innovation means to make ground-breaking, market-read technology. We want to provide new possibilities and services to our Customers. Software Quality is the foundation to enable Efficiency, Reliability and Innovation for digital Services and provide continuous flow of improvements. Short iterations to achieve fast Time-to-Market is not possible without providing high Software Quality standards. 

As a Software Quality Engineer the objective is to ensure and increase the Quality of PALFINGER Software Products to provide continuous value for our Customers. Software Quality Management is a Competence Team within the area of Software Development and collaborates with development teams to jointly create Software Applications. 

The software development process utilizes agile methods (SCRUM) to coordinate an international PALFINGER development team. The scope of Software Quality ranges from Full-Clients for configuration & diagnoses of PALFINGER products via web-applications deployed on cloud platforms to mobile applications with different applications, technologies, scenarios. 


  • Manage Software Quality for all PALFINGER Software Applications
  • Define test management methodology and tools
  • Test case design
  • Focus on test automation 
  • Integration testing/ system testing 
  • Support Product Owner during requirements phase to defined acceptance criteria
  • Validation and approval of test cases
  • Management of external partner network 


  • Technical education in the field of IT/ Software Development/ etc. 
  • Good knowledge in and experience with test case handling and test execution 
  • Good knowledge in and experience with Software Test-Management and test case Design 
  • Good knowledge in and experience with Test-Automation & Tools
  • Knowledge in and experience with agile Software Development processes
  • Knowledge in Project-Management and Collaboration with Outsourcing Partners as an advantage
  • Knowledge in Software Development/ Programming as an advantage 
  • Very good English language skills 


  • Good life-balance thanks to flexible working hours and freedom to organize your work 
  • Performance-related compensation and attractive incentive schemes
  • Career planning and development opportunities
  • Management development programs 
  • Personal and professional competence
  • Opportunity to gain international experience
  • Voluntary fringe benefits provided by our company health management scheme PALfit

Minimum gross salary according to Austrian metal industry collective agreement is EUR 40.362,42. We are willing to overpay according to training and qualification. 

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Magdalena Breckner

HR Business Partner
Lamprechtshausener Bundesstraße 8 | 5101 Bergheim | Austria


Lamprechtshausener Bundesstr. 8 , 5101 Bergheim
Palfinger Bergheim

Location benefits

  • Learning Opportunities
  • Barrier Liberty
  • Company Doctor
  • Food Allowances
  • Company mobile phone (function related)
  • Fitness Programs
  • Flexible Working Hours
  • Health Measures
  • Good transport connection
  • Homeoffice (function related)
  • Canteen
  • Employee discounts
  • Parking facilities
  • Car Sharing Initiative
  • Job Ticket