Senior Software Test Engineer

Entity:  Daikin Europe HQ
Job Category:  Information Technology Solutions

Madrid, M, ES

Job Requisition ID:  1353

Daikin Europe N.V. is the European headquarters of the Japanese company, Daikin Industries Ltd. We design, manufacture, and distribute air conditioning and heating systems for commercial, residential, and industrial applications. Our headquarters are located in Brussels, Gent, and Ostend, but through our sales networks, we also have a presence throughout Europe, Africa, and the Middle East. We are the market leader in the field of air conditioning and also offer Total Comfort Solutions in the fields of cooling, heating, ventilation, and related techniques. As a company, we are constantly expanding with extensive international contacts, providing a pleasant, stimulating working environment, and offering extensive training and coaching. Daikin Europe N.V. values highly motivated employees and is always looking for new talent.



The EMEA Electrics and Control department was created shortly after the establishment of the EMEA Development Center (EDC). It is one of the fastest-growing departments aimed at facilitating and ensuring the strong future growth of Daikin. The department is located in Gent, Technology Park, and plays a crucial role in developing embedded software & hardware as well as cloud and app development. This year we want to expend our 2nd office in Madrid. 


Role Overview: As a Senior Software Test Engineer at Daikin Europe N.V., you will play a key role in identifying weaknesses and driving continuous improvement in our software testing processes. You will lead efforts to implement robust testing strategies, enhance test coverage, and ensure the highest standards of quality for our software products. Your expertise will be instrumental in guiding the testing approach across projects and mentoring junior team members.



  • Lead and collaborate on initiatives to improve test coverage and release velocity
  • Work closely with development teams to integrate testing into the software development lifecycle
  • Design and implement scalable and maintainable test automation frameworks
  • Mentor junior team members and provide guidance on testing best practices
  • Analyze and troubleshoot complex software issues, identifying root causes and proposing effective solutions




  • Hold a master's degree in software development or a related field
  • Have extensive experience in several of the following domains:
    • Network communication and related security
    • Multiple platforms (Windows, Mac, Linux)
    • Embedded software
    • Test automation tools (e.g., Jenkins, Jmeter)
    • Electronics
    • Proficiency in Python and other programming languages
  • Demonstrated ability to lead testing efforts and drive improvements in testing processes
  • Strong analytical skills, attention to detail, and a commitment to quality
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to collaborate effectively with cross-functional teams
  • Fluent in English.

Join us at Daikin Europe N.V. and be a part of our innovative and dynamic team dedicated to shaping the future of air conditioning and heating systems.