IT System Test Engineer at EEAS


Brussels, BE

up to 8k/month

On-site only

IT System Test Engineer is needed for a project at the EEAS (European External Action Service).

About this IT position

The European External Action Service (EEAS), which supports the work of the High Representative in defining and implementing an effective and coherent EU foreign policy. The EEAS supports his tasks of conducting the EU's Common Foreign and Security Policy and chairing the Foreign Affairs Council. It also supports the High Representative in his capacity as Vice President of the Commission with regard to his responsibilities within the Commission in the external relations field including the coordination of other aspects of the EU's external action. The EEAS works in close cooperation with Member States, the Council and relevant services of the European Commission.

The IT challenge

- Definition of test plans
- Definition of test cases
- Construction of test scenarios and scripts
- Tests coordination and execution
- Reporting of test results
- Writing and maintaining application code to answer test scripting requirements
- Assist with deployment and configuration of the testing tools

Skills required

- Proven testing technologies and tools like (Selenium, SoapUI or NeoLoad)
- Capacity in preparing and writing reports
- Ability to communicate verbally and in writing.
- Development environments (Java or .NET)
- Rational Database Management Systems (Oracle or SQL Server)

Nice to have:
- Experience in Web application security like: OWASP Top Ten (Open Web Application Security Project)
- Software development Lifecycle like: IBM Rational Team Concert and IBM Rational DOORS Next Generation
- Past experience in projects managed using Agile methodologies like SCRUM.
- IBM Certified Specialist - RQM
- IBM Certified Solution Specialist - RTC, RDNG, CLM
- IBM Certified Solution Designer - RFT

Salary and Conditions

Location: Brussels, BE

Salary up to: 400€/day

Worksite type: On-site only

Contract type: Freelancer or Employee

Contract duration: +12 Months

Requires EU nationality: No

Job type: Outsourcing

Client: EEAS

Other points of the offer

The salary/daily rates presented are the maximum as a freelancer when meeting all criteria.
Belgium permanent employment contract is also one option, with salaries around 2000-3000€ net, when meeting all criteria.
Feel free to send us a message to know how much could you get precisely.


10 - Important

5 years of experience

Has Visa to work in EU





English (Professional working)

1 - Nice to have

Licentiate degree


IBM Rational Team Concert

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