Automation Engineer

  • Job Ref: 4787
  • Location: Dublin, Ireland
  • Type: Permanent


Our Client is looking for experienced Automation Engineers to be part of a cross functional engineering team delivering key features for their award winning SAAS offering.

As a QA engineer you will be working directly with UX, BA and full stack engineers to deliver coded automated tests for browser and mobile based applications in a CI/CD environment, following Kanban methodologies.

? Performing coded automation testing.
? Conducting test case development based on functional and technical requirements.
? Setting up and monitoring of automation test suites as part of CI/CD pipeline.
? Working directly with the wider teams to maintain and enhance our test automation frameworks.
? Maintaining bug backlogs - triaging and prioritizing with stakeholders.
? Advocating for QA and defining / maintaining quality standards within your team.

What we’re looking for...
You are a software enthusiast with a passion for the technologies you are working with, and an advocate of clean code practices and processes.

You’ll need to have:
? Bachelor’s degree or relevant work experience
? Three or more years of experience in software development.
? Experience in agile/lean methodologies and processes - ideally Kanban or scrum
? Experience with systems analysis and design, and working with senior engineers and
? Experience working in enterprise project and team environments with product, application
support and operations teams.
? Three or more years of experience in coded test automation using C#.
? Experience in testing fundamentals - test case generation, smoke testing, regression etc.
? Experience using Selenium Web Driver 2/3 and Visual Studio to write coded automation

? Cross browser testing experience.
? Experience with test case management tools such as Test Rail.
? Experience of testing RESTful API architectures through code-based testing.
? Experience in Object Oriented/SOLID Design principles and practices.
? Mobile automation test tools experience e.g. Appium.
? Experience managing code with source control applications e.g GIT or SVN.

Even better if you have:
? A degree
? Quality and results focused with experience in project delivery - individually or as part of a team and ideally in a CI/CD environment.
? Strong communication skills both written and oral.
? Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
? Experience testing Microservices or Service Oriented Architectures.
? Performance testing experience (JUnit, Loadrunner or other tools).
? Knowledge of Test Driven Development and Domain Driven Design.
? Experience in SQL for data set up and verification.
? Ability to read and understand production code as part of test case development.
? Experience to defect/requirements management tools e.g. JIRA.


Carlton Gentile, Technical Recruiter - Your e-Frontiers consultant for this job

Carlton started his career as a productive Recruitment Resourcer / Consultant at e-Frontiers. His mission is to connect talented Software Engineers and Test professionals with great companies in Ireland. After experiencing life in Thailand, Vietnam and America, he landed in Ireland to gain access to opportunities and experience in a leading international tech environment and holds a Bachelor of Business (Hons) from Maynooth University. With his multicultural upbringing, Carlton is a dynamic team player in e-Frontiers and proactive career supporter for our candidates.

Specialises in: QA