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Embedded Tester Gateway

Netherlands, Zuid-Holland, De LierTech & Data

Job description

Be part of our growth and become our new Embedded Tester


Climate for growth
It is Priva's mission to create an optimal environment where people can work, grow and develop. We offer global solutions for horticulture and building automation.

Our ambition is to be known as the leading technology and service provider for sustainable urban deltas. We are proud that our solutions result in lower consumption of natural resources and contribute to several of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

To fulfill our mission and ambition, we are looking for dedicated colleagues.


Your future ecosystem
Between Rotterdam and The Hague, you find the greenhouse capital of the world: “Het Westland”, where our campus is located in The Lier. A region that has a great contribution to The Netherlands as food exporter number 2 worldwide, right after the US.

In these 100 square kilometers, Priva was founded in the fifties. An innovative second-generation owned family business. Today we are a high-tech company that develops hardware, software, and digital services in the field of climate control, energy-saving, and optimal reuse of water. We do this for horticulture, indoor and city farming, as well as utility buildings such as offices, retail, hotels, and hospitals.

We are proud that we are working with 500 colleagues, in 15 international branch offices divided over 12 countries together with over 400 international installation partners to deliver our sustainable solutions and services in more than 100 countries.

Team Vector, one of our Embedded teams exists of a Product Owner, Tech Lead, and four Developers. You’ll be the tester of this team. They work on our Gateway, our product that ensures that our control computers in buildings and in greenhouses can be connected to our cloud services.

Job requirements

How you add value
You add value by determining the test strategy according to the Priva Testing Policy and guard that quality measures are taken for mitigating risks in accordance with the determined test strategy. You test available product functionals and non-functionals either manually and/or automatically in alignment with the test strategy.

Also, you create transparency on the product (increment) quality at any given moment and analyze potential defects and administrate bug reports and communicate its priority in alignment with the Product Owner.

To end, you provide the Product Owner with information on the required resources (time, equipment, etc.) to perform integration testing between teams and test the integration of products or product increments across teams.


Who you are
We are looking for an experienced Embedded Tester with broad knowledge and interests. Furthermore, we will read your resume to find:

  • At least a couple of years in a similar role;
  • A finished bachelor’s or master’s degree in a relevant field;
  • Good understanding of, and a strong affinity with the combination of Embedded, Cloud, and IoT;
  • Preferably (hands-on) experience with making test setups, generic open-source automation frameworks, and understanding of Python and Azure Pipelines
  • Experience working in an Agile environment
  • Excellent command of the English language, Dutch is nice to have.


What you get

In numbers:

  • A gross salary based on your experience in the range of € 3.000,- and € 5.000,- based on 40 hours a week;
  • We find a healthy work-life balance important: working flexible hours combined with 30 vacation days a year and the option to buy more;
  • 8% holiday allowance;
  • Travel allowance of € 0,19/km with a daily maximum of 150 kilometers or fully reimbursed public transport costs;

For your own sustainability:

  • Join our collective health insurance;
  • Be secured with our pension plan;
  • Feel engaged and join our participation plan;
  • Keep on learning with your personal education possibilities and budget;
  • Be happy and fit by using our healthy cafeteria, our free on-premises fitness where you can participate in CrossFit, Pilates and Spinning classes or play table tennis or table football.


Does all of this make you smile? Feel free to apply below or contact us for further information. We are keen to tell you more about us, our vision and future.