Test Lead (FI)

Is the planning and implementation of testing in digital projects your forte? Do you feel at home with software development and the best testing practices in this context? Would you like to work on challenging projects in good company? We'd love to hear from you!

Who we're looking for?

As a Test Lead, you're responsible for coordinating and implementing testing in a large-scale software project. You know how software is built, and how to pick it apart, revealing issues that would otherwise have been gone unnoticed before release.

You work closely with developers and can fluently discuss software architecture with them. You are familiar with the current best practices in testing and know how to document your findings systematically and efficiently.

This position requires frequent presence in Turku and good spoken/written Finnish skills.

About Taiste

Taiste builds digital products by combining deep technology expertise with top-notch service design. We work on diverse projects for both consumer and professional use. The company was founded in 2009 and currently consists of 40 professionals.

Our equal and open working environment offers freedom and responsibility and seeks to support all involved with their personal goals as well. You'll get to work on interesting projects with modern technologies – together with the top talents of their respective fields.

The work happens mostly in our own premises. Our beautiful offices are located at the heart of Turku and Helsinki. Naturally, remote work is also possible and supported.

Role descripiton

For this role, we hope you recognise yourself from the description below:
  • You have several years of experience of planning and implementing testing in software development projects.
  • You have sufficient technical understanding of application architecture (server, interface, client/frontend etc.).
  • You have great communication skills.
  • You speak fluent Finnish and English.
  • You have an understanding of test automation and its uses in software development.


We also see the following as beneficial:

  • Previous experience in large-scale business systems, for example ERPs or cash register systems.

INTERESTING PROJECTS

What will you be working on? Depends on the role and current situation. However, the cases we showcase are accurate examples of the kind of projects we work on. What you see is what you get!

Our projects are meaningful and positively challenging. The customer base is wide – you always have a say in what you find interesting and rewarding.

LONG TERM WELL-BEING

Our work culture emphasises the combination of great personal freedom and responsibility. Despite our different roles, we’re all humans and colleagues – not bosses and subordinates. In order to create the best and most productive environment for smart people, that’s the only way to go.

The relationship between the employee and the employer should be healthy, honest and balanced. We maintain this with active open dialogue and focusing on things that contribute to well-being in the long term.

"I feel respected and trusted as a digital professional. We’re able to make technology-related decisions without long, discouraging processes. This results in a fun, fast-moving environment where you can focus on the good stuff: coding and problem-solving."
Eetu Laaksonen, Software Developer

The best parts of two cities and remote working

Our world-class offices are located at the heart of Helsinki and in lively and unique Turku. You can flexibly work in either one of them – or remotely when you feel like it.

You really get to utilise these cool spaces, since most of the work is done at our own premises. No need to bring a fridge to the customer's office.

COMPENSATION AND BENEFITS

For us, profitability is a means to build both individual and collective happiness. This is done in the form of competitive salaries and developing benefits that make us feel good and inspired.

We discuss and develop these benefits together, making sure they have value for us.

Did we spark your interest?

Take the chance and tell us about yourself. Let's create a better digital future and an awesome place to work together!

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"Here, the cliché about freedom and responsibility actually holds true. As an employee, you get to be very independent, and yet most of the time you spend working collaboratively with your colleagues in our own offices. Moreover, your input matters in terms of which projects you want to be involved with."

Sami Kähkönen

UX Designer, Taiste

Recruitment process

Sending the application

You will receive an automatic reply to confirm we've received your application. We'll let you know whether we should continue the discussion as soon as possible.

Interviews

In two interview sessions, you will meet our various team members. The goal is to get to know each other and determine whether Taiste is the right place for you.

Result

We will contact you as soon as we have reached a decision. If you've been selected, we will offer you a contract based on our discussions.

Signing the contract

Once the contract has been signed by both parties, it's time to begin the onboarding. Welcome to Taiste – we're sure you'll like it here! 🙌

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