QA Student Worker

Salary Competitive

Are you ready to be part of WasteHero and help us saving the world with the technology of tomorrow? You will be part of an organization which wants redefining modern-day waste management industry. WasteHero is looking to hire IT talents for a student worker position as our QA Engineers, where your overall goal to support our development teams.

This role will involve working 15 - 20 hours per week and the hours are flexible around your studies. You will be part of our Aarhus office (able to work onsite) and work closely with our backend and frontend team.

Job description

The perfect candidate work methods should be methodical and logical and should thrives with responsibility and freedom. You will collaborate with other QAs, but also be able to create scenarios and different test mechanics on your own. This job requires you to use your technical development knowledge and skills to explore ways to test WasteHero monitoring platform whilst working in close collaboration with back- and frontend teams. Your main task will be to oversee and ensure that our features have the highest quality and identify technical bottlenecks before we merge to our production server. You will be supervised by our competent tech team regarding the functionality, usability and stability of processes and test mechanics.

  • Work with a small team of student workers and QAs to design, develop and launch processes and test mechanics

  • Create detailed test documentation and communicate findings to either SCRUM master or your supervisor.

  • Partner up with developers and data scientists to improve test and release processes

  • Always stay up to date regarding the latest features on their pipelines


  • You are currently enrolled in a relevant bachelor’s or master’s degree program either in Computer science or a similar education

  • Excellent communication and writing skills in English

  • You should be self-motivated and able to work independently

  • Be proactive and able to think outside the current processes

Bonus skills and experience

  • Understanding of basic software development practices (Agile / Scrum)

  • Previous work experience in a similar student worker role

  • Experienced with unit-testing and end-to-end testing

About you

A curious mindset, eagerness to learn and be challenged, and enthusiasm about joining a scaleup where freedom and responsibility are valued over formal procedures is a must. We also expect you to have:

  • A strong technical sense, and a methodical work approach

  • You value scale-up culture, where things move fast and not everything is defined, but up for grab!

  • You have a fail fast/test approach and are willing to make mistakes as part of a learning process

  • Fluent in English skills and can communicate technical information, both spoken and written

Therefore, you will need to be highly motivated and proactive team player who can help to enrich the quality of work delivered by our development teams.

About WasteHero

WasteHero is on a mission to redefine the category for modern day waste management software with the use of data. 90% of the world’s waste is collected at the wrong time. At WasteHero we help cities and businesses reduce their CO2 emissions and collection costs by as much as 50% by monitoring the fill level in the bins and containers in real-time so we can dispatch collections at just the right time. We are a fast-growing and ambitious company with a solution touching customer in 35+ countries. We’re venture backed from Silicon Valley investors. We are determined not to stop before we are the world-leading provider of the most sustainable and cost-efficient solution for modern waste management software.

About The Team

We are passionate product builders who love to create high-quality software platforms that cities and companies can use to avoid wasting resources emptying empty bins and avoid overflowing ones. 

At WasteHero, we believe that technology has the power to make waste collection more efficient and sustainable. Our mission is to empower our customers to become greener, cleaner, and smarter. The company encompasses a highly diverse team (10+ nationalities) of 30 skilled and lovely people working together in cross-functional teams ranging from sensor, cloud, sales and growth!



  • You thrive in a relaxed but ambitious environment

  • A nice student salary to support SU

  • You enjoy being trusted to deliver, without micromanagement and like influencing what you do

  • Being a part of a multinational and social team of dedicated colleagues sounds appealing to you

  • Great office space in the heart of Aarhus

So, can you fulfil the requirements and see yourself thriving within a fast-paced company, then we would love to hear from you.

For more information or questions please contact us at or phone number +4560481851

Perks and benefits

This job comes with several perks and benefits

Flexible working hours
Flexible working hours

Time is precious. Make it count. Morning person or night owl, this job is for you.

Free coffee / tea
Free coffee / tea

Get your caffeine fix to get you started and keep you going.

Near public transit
Near public transit

Easy access and treehugger friendly workplace.

Social gatherings
Social gatherings

Social gatherings and games; hang out with your colleagues.

Free office snacks
Free office snacks

Peckish after lunch? We got your back with soft drinks, treats and fruit.

Skill development
Skill development

We want to take you from good to great.

See all 8 benefits

Working at

WasteHero is building devices to monitor activity, including bin fullness, temperature and fill rates, to identify waste generation patterns. Data from bins are collected on the WasteHero’s web-based platform, which produces real-time analysis for city officials and businesses to visualize the fullness of every trash bin simultaneously and deploy haulers only when needed. WasteHero Fleet Management and Intelligent Routing harness AI and machine learning to present reports containing actionable insights that help waste management officials identify areas in need and track the efficiency of improvements over time. The insights can help mitigate container overflow, reduce the number of overall collections, guide bin placement and optimize operational efficiency.

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