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Trainee Quality Assurance and Test Automation (part-time possible, all genders)

Zurich Job No. r00179207 Apprenticeship

Job Description

The app crashes, the next upgrade takes months, it is not intuitive either, and it is certainly not secure. You want to do better and ensure more quality efficiently? So do we!

We are Accenture, one of the largest consulting and technology companies in the world, and we pave the way into the digital age for our clients - from all industries - with smart solutions.

Sounds like an exciting opportunity for you? Great! Then become a Testing expert in just 6 weeks and implement our innovative solutions for our clients.

Your daily work

  • In our practice-oriented trainee program, you will learn everything related to the Accenture Quality Engineering Model within a very short time and immediately apply your valuable knowledge in a professional context.
  • In doing so, you will use the latest tools and technologies and actively contribute to the success of your future projects.
  • You will support, for instance, with test automation all the way up to DevOps as an agile tester, an AI or cloud tester, or a test data analyst.
  • After the trainee program, you will receive various certifications (including ISTQB Foundation, Tosca AS1, and Scrum Master) and accompany our customers on a project basis. As a team member, you will help customers keep pace with the digital transformation through modern quality engineering solutions.


Who you are

  • You have a university degree or formal vocational qualification in IT, informatics, computer science, software engineering, or similar.
  • You bring knowledge of software development processes, ideally in the field of automation engineering, along with programming knowledge (e.g. Java, Python etc.)
  • You exhibit great interpersonal communication skills, an analytical mindset, a strong customer service mentality, and enthusiasm for agile project work.
  • You are willing to travel within Switzerland.
  • You express yourself clearly and confidently in English and German. 

What we offer

  • Exciting projects at leading international client companies using modern technologies and project methods
  • Attractive special offers for employees
  • A work culture that promotes diversity and inclusion
  • Promising career development opportunities via training programs, workshops, and practice groups where you can exchange ideas with other experts

Life at Accenture

In this role, you’ll be part of Accenture Technology. We use the full spectrum of digital technologies to simplify our clients’ everyday lives, leading their business into the future. From #DevOps to #infrastructure, from #security to #workplace services.

The Accenture culture: Here, YOU are the catalyst for change

Your unique combination of skills, personality, and aspirations sets you apart. When distinct talents, strengths, and perspectives merge, the result is nothing short of extraordinary: ideas that propel the world forward. This is we champion diversity and personal development at Accenture. Create a working environment where you truly thrive; with responsibilities that resonate deeply; with a workload that is perfectly aligned with your capabilities; and methods that are tailored to your objectives. How you wish to connect, further your development, and personally evolve rests in your hands. This is your career. We are mere facilitators, helping you shape it exactly as you envision.

Contact us

Any questions? Please connect with us at or 00 800 450 450 45.

We look forward to meeting you!

#CIE #Software Engineering


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