Software Development Engineer in Test

Job Category:
Software Developer/Engineer
Job Type:
Level of IT Experience:
5-10 Years
Central Dublin
€70,000 to €80,000 per annum
IRC - Irish Recruitment Consultants
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Tech company looking to hire a Software Development Engineer in Test.

Hybrid - office in Dublin City Centre

Package = approx. 80K per annum base salary + bonus + benefits

Please be advised this opportunity is only available to Irish, EU, UK, or stamp 4 visa holders only. All applicants must be currently residing in Ireland. No sponsorship.


* Work with QA Lead and project stakeholders to build in quality, continuous integration and improve speed to Production
* Support the scrum team (onshore & offshore) working on agile projects
* Support both Automation and Manual testing activities
* Drive the estimation & planning of team tasks for each release, including identifying quality risks and constraints
* Monitor and compile Automation test results and communicate these to the project team, drive toward continuous testing
* Review your team's test case suites, text execution progress and quality deliverables
* Complete root cause analysis of quality issues
* Escalate issues appropriately to project stakeholders
* Evaluate new QA tools & processes and introduce tangible improvements to quality
* Work with the latest automation technologies like Selenium, Groovy, Appium, Cucumber, Java, Spring, Postman/Newman, Javascript, RestAssured etc.
* Contributing towards unified testing framework

What we look for/who would prosper in this role?

* 5+ years as an Automation Engineer
* UI, Functional, Non-Functional & API testing
* JAVA as the main Programming language
* JAVASCRIPT would be a benefit
* Selenium / Appium
* Version control systems such as Git
* Build tools such as Maven and Gradle
* Continuous Integration & tools used for CI such as Jenkins
* Cucumber or other automated testing tools

Familiar with...

* Testing mobile applications (iOS, Android)
* API testing of server applications
* Automation of web services


* Strong analytical skills, logical and structured in approach
* Experience supporting scrum teams with a mix of manual and Automation
* Strong understanding of QA principles, methods and processes
* Familiarity with Test Case Management and Bug Tracking tools, preferably Jira
* Experience is driving improvements in Automation, particularly in Appium and Selenium Web Driver, and the ability to contribute to the overall automation strategy
* Strong organisational & communication skills
* Desirable to have experience of working in an Agile environment

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Contact Details:
IRC - Irish Recruitment Consultants
Tel: 01-6610644
Fax: 00353 1 6610648
Contact: Quincy McNamara

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