Automated Test Engineer - Selenium, Xamarin Test Cloud, SmartBear Suite, Cucumber
Co. Dublin, Ireland
Sector: Software Services
Location: Co. Dublin
Job Type: Permanent
Our client develops Innovations, a family of software products designed to automate prescription lens production and manage workflow within Optical Labs.
They are looking for an Automated Test Engineer to lead the approach to automated tests within their Development Team who are currently re-architecting and re-writing a number of products.
The role requires you to create, maintain and expand test automation frameworks working closely with the Developers and Architects to ensure quality, automation and efficiency is built in from the start.
Good communication skills are required as the successful candidate will have a lot of liaison with developers, product owners, scrum masters, project managers. In some cases there may be direct interaction with customers also, to assist them with development of test case scenarios in a User Acceptance situation or reproducible steps to resolve issues. The focus is on Quality in a complex technical environment so the individual must be technical, be meticulous and thorough, be well organised and have good documentation skills.
* Create and manage Automate Tests Frameworks throughout the development stack
* Work within an agile scrum team of developers, scrum master and product owner
* Manage DevOps environment for our new web based product
* Working with the team Product Owner, develop Test Case Scenarios, document and automate them and perform manual testing wherever required
* Ensure each release candidate follows a complete test cycle and verify that it meets our client's high standard of quality
* Record all actions and communications on any issue/query resulting from testing into our client's tracking system which is currently JIRA in accordance with procedures
* Continuously develop and refine own product usage, industry, training and technical writing expertise
* Mentor other testers where required
Skills / Experience:
* Proficient working with Test automation tools(Selenium, Xamarin Test Cloud, SmartBear Suite, Cucumber) (2 years)
* Experience in creating test cases
* Continuous Integration experience with Jenkins or similar
* Experience in an Agile Environment
* Continuous Integration experience
* Proficient in SQL
* Proven documentation skills
* An IT related qualification
* Good communication skills
Nice to have:
* Experience in the optical industry
* Experience testing REST API's
* Mobile application experience would be a plus
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