QA Engineer (6 Month Contract)

Job Title: QA Engineer (6 Month Contract)
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Dublin City Centre, Dublin
Salary: Negotiable
REF: oja_1555452056
Contact Name: John McGuinness
Contact Email:
Job Published: 2 months ago

Job Description

A major US business is looking to expand their EU wing here in Ireland

If you find joy making the impossible, possible you will feel right at home with our team! We are building solutions based on big data that is geared at protecting customers from the worst threats lurking in their email stream.

I am looking for a technical QA and Test Automation Engineer who is an outstanding team player with positive attitude who is smart with high energy to help us deliver a service that our customers can count on to protect their most sensitive infrastructure and corporate data. We're looking for someone with the ability to communicate clearly and effectively when discussing issues with the scrum team and management and the passion to stay on top of trends and patterns in Cloud Technologies and Testing.

Your day-to-day

  • Work closely with scrum team members to evangelize an emphasis on quality through the entire SDLC
  • Work with development team to develop test strategies, testability requirements and project plans
  • Contribute to software design and code reviews
  • Develop, implement, execute test plans and test cases based on user stories
  • Contribute to test automation infrastructure by writing and augmenting test scripts and/or test libraries
  • Introduce and influence process improvements and act as an agent for change to the organization

What you bring to the team

  • 4+ years hands-on experience in QA Engineering
  • Must have automation experience, either building framework or using them.
  • Deep understanding of quality assurance techniques, frameworks and methodologies
  • Good understanding of BDD
  • Hands on experience in testing APIs and automating the same
  • Experience working in a CI / CD environment like Jenkins for executing automated tests
  • Experience working in Agile Environment
  • Strong sense of self-motivation, organization and attention to detail; strong analytical skills
  • Strong communication collaboration and influencing skills to drive change
  • BS or MS degree in Computer Science or related field