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Date posted:  Nov 25, 2021

Bengaluru, KA, IN

Job Function:  Other
Job Type:  Permanent
Job Requisition ID:  7240

Senior QA Engineer

A bit about Yara and the Digital Production Unit


Yara is the world's largest producer of ammonia, nitrates and complex fertilizer, offering solutions for sustainable agriculture respecting the environment. Our fertilizers and our crop nutrition programs were designed to help the sector of food production and to meet the needs of a growing world population. Our products and solutions help the industry reduce emissions, improve air quality and prioritize effective operations safely. Founded in 1905 and operating in more than 160 countries, Yara employs more than 17,000 employees    


We are ramping up our Digital Production team. We believe our operational data in combination with digital technologies can help us to significantly improve the performance of our production facilities.


We are currently developing a digital platform that will ensure uniform data access to all our production facilities. On top of the digital platform, we are also developing scalable, solid, and user-friendly digital products that will help our employees at the sites, or in global functions, improve efficiency and safety at production operations. Our unit is responsible end-to-end for the impact of the digital products. This means that we establish the vision, develop, and deploy the products at the production sites.

A bit about the role


We are looking for a Senior QA Engineer who gets excited about building high-quality, scalable, and reliable systems and applications for industrial IoT.


You will play an important role to ensure that our products and services ship with high quality, improve QA practices, and drive initiatives across teams. You will be a valuable member of a cross-functional, autonomous team to continuously build, experiment, iterate, and deliver on new objectives. Above all, your work will impact how we feed the world and protect the planet. Apply now to join us.

What you will be doing


  • Take a lead and be hands-on with our quality work using test automation and best practices.
  • Make testing an integral part of the development process.
  • Perform exploratory, acceptance, and usability testing, and help to create suites of automated acceptance tests by working alongside developers.
  • Coach and guide teams including developers, product managers, and designers in quality practices.
  • Leverage best practices in Continuous Integration and Delivery. 
  • Together with your team, take operational responsibility for the components that are owned by the team.
  • Share knowledge and collaborate with some of Yara´s best software engineers.

What you will bring


  • You have higher education with a minimum of a bachelor’s degree in Software Engineering or similar.
  • You have several years of QA experience in software engineering – preferably with cloud services.
  • You have a strong quality mindset and are experienced in modern test tools, technologies, and automation techniques
  • You have solid experience in quality assurance of high-availability, fault-tolerant, scalable, distributed applications.
  • You are eager to learn, a conscientious worker, and a thoughtful, kind, supportive person that enjoys sharing your knowledge with your colleagues
  • You value team success over personal success.

Additional information


Please note: This recruitment process will be managed by Korn Ferry, and by submitting your application you acknowledge and confirm that your application details can be shared with them. Korn Ferry will manage your data according to their privacy policy (https://www.kornferry.com/privacy) and Data Processing Agreement entered into with Yara.


As a global organization we actively strive to reflect the diversity in society. We therefore encourage qualified applicants from all backgrounds to apply. We are committed to creating a work environment that fits gender equality and allows combining career progress with the needs of a family or other personal circumstances. 

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