Vacancy Software Test Architect


As a Software test architect you will have a key role in defining and deploying our test architecture and test strategy for navigation database compilers and navigation databases. You will be working with other architects to set-up a testable architecture for our compilation services that supports early defect detection. The test architecture will support our goal to deliver best-in-class products to highly demanding automotive companies like BMW, Daimler and Volkswagen.

Mapscape has an ISO9001-certified quality system for the entire company and has achieved A-Spice level 2.

Relevant duties for a Software test Architect are:
• Define and maintain test architecture for testing large complex databases (our digital maps) and data manipulation/conversion software (our software to create the maps).
• Define, roll-out (and co-implement) a test strategy which ensures proper test coverage  for component-, unit-,  integration- and production testing and prove this with a quantitative map quality model
• Convincingly present and deploy test architecture and giving technical direction to software engineers
• Product owner of in-house developed test tools.

What we expect

• Must have up-to-date knowledge of database validation of large databases or big data analysis techniques
• BSc degree in computer science or comparable technical field; or experience at that work level
• Must have recent experience in Linux, C++ (preferably C++11) and SQL-lite; Other skills like Perl or scripting language is preferred.
• Must have experience with Jenkins, unit testing (Google test) and relevant experience with Cucumber, Robot Framework or similar.
• Domain knowledge on automotive navigation databases and/or ADAS is an advantage.
• A hands-on mentality, willing to actively participate in implementation, design and roll-out of the defined improvements
• Language skills in a business environment (verbal and writing) good skills in English; Skills in Dutch or German would be preferred.
• Active knowledge of test methods
• Experience with customer communication on test related subjects

What we offer


Does   this profile describes you and are you interested in this function within an nformal and innovative organisation with a solid customer base? Send your motivation with your CV to hrm(at)

You can expect a challenging job with a market conforming employment package. For more information contact the HRM department at 040-711 35 56


For more information or to submit your CV please, contact the HRM department at  040-711 35 56,
Mapscape bv, Luchthavenweg 34, 5657 EB Eindhoven

Pre-employment screening of all external candidates is part of the selection process.

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