(Senior) QA Engineer

  • Full Time
  • Tettnang
  • With Professional Experience
  • Permanent Contract

We’re an international software company at the forefront of imagining the future of digital security. Avira’s award-winning products and technology protect over 500 million users in the connected world.

What makes us special? First and foremost – it’s the authentic people at Avira. We have a great community feeling that fosters your uniqueness and offers the space to reflect, the feedback to grow, and the freedom to innovate.

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The Challenge

Do you want to play a leading role in rebuilding the look and feel of Avira products for Windows? If yes, with this opportunity you can lay the technological foundation for the global success of our products. You'll also be able to unleash your talent to deliver well-integrated solutions that offer a unique user experience. Working with cross-functional teams you'll get to steer decisions, approaches, and results in your own agile scrum development team and collaborate with others outside it.

The Team

You'll be part of an agile development team of experienced software engineers. This team forms part of our cross-functional Windows Consumer Suites business unit. It comprises 30 passionate engineers who are responsible for developing and marketing Avira’s core offerings on the Windows platform.

What you will do

You will collaborate closely with software engineers, designers, UX engineers, data analysts and product managers on the following activities:
  • Development of automated (UI-) tests in C#
  • Manual software and feature tests
  • Develop and maintain performance tests
  • Ensuring software and product quality
  • Planning test strategies and priorities
  • Formulating test scenarios, setting up test infrastructure, and developing test automation tools and scripts
  • Building and checking dashboards for reporting quality assurance metrics
  • Inspiring the team by teaching best practices and constantly designing better and more creative ways to break software


Your profile:

  • Master's or Bachelor’s degree in computer science
  • Coding experience in C#
  • Extensive knowledge of Windows environments
  • Experience in test methodologies, writing test plans, creating test cases and debugging
  • Knowledge of software-versioning control tools such as Git
  • Excellent written and spoken English skills
  • Knowledge of Continuous Delivery (CD)
  • Knowledge of quality assurance metrics such as defect densities and open defect counts, and the ability to identify product-quality KPIs

If you are looking for a culture that also encourages aspiration and professional excellence, get in touch with us and discover the Avira experience firsthand.

How we hire

Codility Test

1st Video interview

2nd Video interview


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Do you have any questions? We are happy to answer them!

Lena Komarek

+49 (0) 7542 - 500 - 2207


  • Modern devices,
    and office concept
  • Gym Card and fitness courses
  • Private medical care
  • Learning and Developement offers
  • Flexible working hours
  • Relocation package

Although there’s a lot of disruption nowadays due to Covid-19, we at Avira are continuing to run our daily business activities so that we stay true to the promise to our customers - now even more than ever: Protecting people in the connected world.

And we are doing this from the safeness of our own homes. Among other things, this means we are still hiring, but we have moved all our interviews online and all our colleagues are being onboarded remotely

So join us and you will be able to work from home until the danger is over.