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Software Development Engineer in Test (mobile) (m/f)

As of now, we’re looking for a passionate Software Development Engineer (m/f) for our mobile app development in Hamburg HQ office.


These are your responsibilities:

  • Write automation tests for our mobile apps used by millions of users.
  • Plan, scope, schedule and implement testing activities for our project.
  • Understand our business and product, define the quality metrics.
  • Participate in the full agile SDLC, including meetings, iterative development, and estimations.
  • Monitor backend services status, quickly respond to errors.
  • Take care of CI jobs, including release build.
  • Responsible for 2nd level technical support as a team effort, be the key player for the bug process.
  • Plan test sessions.
  • Stay on top of the latest technology trends, apply the best practices to our daily work.
  • Work in a motivated and innovative team with flat hierarchies.


These are your qualifications:

  • BS in Computer Science or equivalent professional experience.
  • Passionate, proactive, self-motivated individual.
  • Experience in object-oriented software development.
  • Thorough knowledge of Android and/or iOS platforms.
  • 3+ years’ experience testing native Android and/or iOS mobile apps.
  • Exposure to development or test automation tools/frameworks (e.g. Appium, Calabash, UIAutomator, UI Automation, Robotium, etc…).  Ideally hands-on experience with Espresso or XCUITest, those are what we use here.
  • Willingness to work cross-functionally with other teams to make all products and deployments seamless for our customers.
  • Enthusiasm for your work and for new challenges in a young and successful startup.
  • Experience working closely with development and business teams.
  • Experience in an international company or remote team collaboration is a plus.
  • Fluent proficiency in English.


You are a perfect fit, if you are passionate about software quality and security and if you always wanted to put a highly integrated system to the acid test. You are familiar with terms like unit tests, surface tests, integration tests, regression tests and load tests. You know when good is “good enough” and where to take a closer look.


About mytaxi

Design the future of mobility with us!


mytaxi was founded in June 2009 and was the world’s first taxi app that established a direct connection between a passenger and a taxi driver. With more than 10 million passengers and 100,000 drivers, mytaxi is the leading taxi e-hailing app in Europe.

Since September 2014, mytaxi has been part of Daimler Mobility Services GmbH (part of the Daimler Group). In July 2016, mytaxi announced a merger with Hailo, the leading taxi app in the UK and Ireland, an important step in becoming the leading taxi e-hailing app in Europe. Mytaxi works with more than 500 employees in 26 European offices and is available in more than 150 European cities. Eckart Diepenhorst is acting CEO of mytaxi.


Join a fun, global team of top engineers and seasoned entrepreneurs for the challenge of a lifetime. We strive to be passionate yet practical, driven but focused and visionary but humble. Our employees are routinely challenged to solve large-scale, highly complex technical problems. As a new "family member" you will be stretched, but will learn best practice at scale in our creative and fun environment!


What can we offer you?

  • The chance to bring in your own ideas
  • A strong team spirit
  • Excellent monetary benefits (a pension plan, a monthly mobility allowance for free taxi rides, subsidised public transport ticket)
  • Have your birthday off!
  • ...and all the usual start-up goodies like fruit, unlimited soft drinks, after-work beers, gym for free, a chill-out room with a massage chair, a foosball table and many more


Oh, and the opportunity to work with the best team in the world (we know, everybody says so, but at mytaxi it’s true)!


We care for our people and always look for
new ways to engage them!

In all our locations you'll find further attractive perks such as free gym
access, pension plan, free fruit & drinks, afterwork events and many more.
Sounds good? Join the team!

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