Senior Test Automation

  • Job Ref: 2351
  • Location: dublin, Ireland
  • Type: Contract


Our client is looking for an experienced contract Test Automation Engineer to help them to deliver the next generation platform. Their Software-as-a-Service gathers data from across the web and turns it into actionable insights, which we visualize in a web user interface for our customers. The QA team validates that the system correctly stores, transforms, and represents data accurately to our customers.

What you will be doing?

  • Design, plan, implement and maintain automation test frameworks using commercial or open-source tools
  • Taking complete ownership of the automation effort
  • Creating automation scripts based of regression test cases or feature requirements
  • Propose enhancements and solutions to increase test automation efficiency and coverage
  • Generating reliable effort estimates for tasks
  • Creating automation solution design based on “best-practice”
  • Creation of automated tests and frameworks while maintaining existing frameworks
  • Identifying opportunities for further test automation or efficiencies through automation
  • Ability to work unsupervised and manage own Automation deliverables
  • Mentoring others in automation practices

If you have the following requirements:

  • Experience building automation framework from scratch
  • Minimum of 5 years relevant industry experience
  • Ability to work in a fast paced Agile environment
  • Performance testing experience, Java, Spring framework, Imeter, Jenkins
  • Developing Site/Database Automation Strategy, systems and procedures
  • Excellent knowledge of Test Automation, e.g. with Selenium Webdriver or Robot Framework
  • Knowledge of test frameworks (such as JUnit, TestNG, TestUnit, RSpec...)
  • Knowledge of Relational / SQL Databases (such as MySQL or PostgreSQL)
  • Experience of source control systems, preferably git
  • Automating UI widgets
  • Exposure to BigData technologies concepts
  • Knowledge of AWS environment
  • Experience with Atlassian products (JIRA Software, Bitbucket, Confluence)

That means you are the perfect candidate so please don't hesitate to get in contact to find our more about this position.

Trish Lynch, Contracts Manager - Your e-Frontiers consultant for this job

Trish is a Contracts Manager with e-Frontiers. She has over 15 years recruitment experience in the areas of Software Development, Testing, Project Management and Business Analysis. She is has a BA Degree in Sociology and a Diploma in Business Studies from Michael Smurfits UCD. Trish has recruited across all industry sectors, Teleco, Consultancy, Pharma, e-Learning, Financial Services and Software.

Specialises in: Java, Project Managers, QA, Business Analysts, Architects