QA Developer (Contract-Dublin City Centre)

Overview

Our client, leader in e-Learning Software solutions is looking of an Automation tester to be based in Dublin City Centre. 

You will work as part of collective ownership of quality, and you will be proactively involved throughout the entire product lifecycle.

You will work closely with engineers in different teams across the organization to build a world-class, scalable and high-performance platform.

Within your responsibilities you will find:

  • Drive the continuous effort of high quality software delivery as part of an Agile team by way of planning, developing, debugging and executing test and test automation.

  • Understand the application under test, participate in all levels of testing activities, and work closely with all functions of the team as well as with surrounding teams DevOps, Test Engineering, Test Architecture and Environments.

  • Work alongside developers and stakeholders in Agile (Scrum or Kanban) sprints to develop Acceptance test scenarios that form part of each story. The QE will drive testing strategy using methodologies such as the Testing Pyramid as a guide.

  • Be involved in maintaining and executing UI and API test plans in Continuous Integration platform (like Jenkins or Bamboo), drive the effort of implementing efficient Continuous Integration / Continuous Delivery environment, and actively participate with setting and maintaining standards of good practices for functional and automated testing for frequent and effective execution. QE will adhere to automation ‘best-practices’ and standards to allow for easier collaboration among automation team members to increase the quality of the automation code.

  • Actively participate in the Scrum or Kanban team Agile ceremonies like: sprint planning, daily stand-up, sprint retrospective, sprint review, backlog grooming, review delivery readiness, etc.

Some education and experience needed:

  • Minimum 5 years of experience and a bachelor’s degree in computer science or related field

  • Experience working with Agile Scrum teams including participation in the following: sprint planning, daily stand-up, sprint retrospective, sprint review, backlog grooming, review delivery readiness, etc.

  • Experience using common automated testing tools like: Protractor, Selenium Web Driver, Webdriver.io, QTP/ALM, SoapUI, JMeter, Gatling as well as API testing tools.

  • Good coding skills, especially around the JS testing frameworks like Protractor or webdriver.io.

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