QA Automation Engineer

Overview

QA AUTOMATION ENGINEER

 

My client makes sure the future does not leave our customers behind. They do this by accelerating our customers’ IT innovation allowing them to disrupt and compete. We provide consulting, Agile, Cloud, DevOps and automation skills and technologies to deliver this promise.

We are looking for smart, dynamic, and flexible people to help us deliver successful outcomes to our Tier 1 customers in Ireland, the UK, Northern Ireland and the Nordics. Join us – you will work with the best people, use the most up to date technologies, solve the most challenging customer problems.

We are currently recruiting for QA Automation Engineers to join our brand new office in the continental Europe, which will be headquartered in Bucharest, Romania!

The first 2-3 months of the project will be based in Dublin and then will be based full time in Bucharest.

Experience Required:

  • 2+ years of industry testing experience including Test automation
  • Scripting or programming languages such as Python, Perl, Bash, Ruby, Java
  • Good working knowledge of Linux/Unix
  • Experience of bug tracking and test case management
  • Tools – such as JIRA, JMeter, Jenkins, Maven
  • Strong problem-solving skills
  • Ability to work on own initiative within a traditional QA team structure or a Scrum-oriented team
  • Proven ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously

Desirable Skills:

  • Agile/CI experience
  • Version Control-such as GIT, CVS, Clearcase.
  • Knowledge and experience of Linux system configuration
  • A background in telecoms with strong knowledge of networking.
  • Computer Science/Software Engineering or other related degree
  • ISTQB certification is a plus

Job Requirements:

  • Working in an Agile environment to create shippable software on a regular cycle.
  • Defining/Refining the acceptance criteria for each User Story and creating test case relevant scenarios that provide full test coverage for that User Story (Validation of the acceptance criteria)
  • Performing full functionality testing of the new features being added during the Sprint as well as performing full regression testing for all the previously implemented functionality.
  • Developing and maintaining automated test scripts.
  • Working closely with developers to ensure all defects are raised and are resolved within project timelines.
  • Troubleshoot issues to determine if they are environmental issues or code defects
  • Communicate with internal and external customers to clarify requirements/provide quick test feedback
  • Ensure Test Progress reports are daily updated and all Test tasks are reviewed and closed at the end of the Sprint.
  • Lead by example, reflecting our core values in all your interactions with others

 

Roxana Sandu, Technical Recruiter - Your e-Frontiers consultant for this job

Roxana Sandu is an e-Frontiers Technical Recruiter based in Bucharest, Romania. She holds a degree in Foreign Languages and Literature (French) and chose to work in IT recruitment as she feels this is a sector that has the most impact on our lives. She lived in Dublin for over seven years and had a really good experience here, becoming “half” Irish. She now wants to share this experience with all the IT people interested in having a professional experience in Ireland.

Specialises in: QA, C#, Java, Python, Javascript, DevOps, Scrum Masters, Full development Cycle-Developers