Software Development Engineer in Test


We are curently looking for a Software Developing Engineer in Test to work for our client which is a leader consultancy company.

SDETs will be empowered to actively contribute to the wider SDET / DevOps Service assisting with research and development activities to ensure that our client remains at the fore-front in delivering automation to our clients.


  • Be the central “voice” of test on Agile teams.
  • Overall responsibility for design and implementation of test automation tools and frameworks.
  • Create and execute automated test suites covering UI, API and Performance level tests.
  • Generate Test Plans (Feature, Behaviour, User Story based) from requirements to feed into Automation process
  • Work with Business stakeholders to determine appropriate level of test coverage
  • Understand development processes and principles. Potentially provide reviews into Development process.
  • Understand development “pipeline” and contribute to other tool set-ups such as build, orchestration and deployment.
  • Mentor junior SDET and Automation Engineers

Desired Skills & Experience       

  • At least 3 years’ experience of software development projects across a number of projects and technologies.
  • Demonstrable Agile experience required.
  • TDD, ATDD and BDD experience is desired.
  • Programming Languages: Java, Scala, C# or Python.
  • Unit Frameworks: jUnit, NUnit, TestNG, Mockito, other.
  • Enterprise Frameworks: Spring Core, Boot and MVC, MVC.
  • ORM tools – Hibernate , NHibernate, Entity Framework.
  • Static code tools: Sonar Cube, Ndepend.
  • Automation Tools: Selenium, Protractor, Appium (desired).
  • BDD Tools: Cucumber, jBehave, SpecFlow
  • Orchestration: Jenkins, TeamCity, Bamboo, Travis CI, Circle CI, or TFS.
  • Source Control: Git, Mecurial, SVN.
  • Build: Maven, Gradle, Maven, SBT, Ant.
  • Performance: LoadRunner, JMeter
  • Understanding of relational and NoSql databases.
  • Understanding of Web Services and service oriented architecture.
  • Planning, estimation and reporting experience
  • Ability to work unsupervised and manage own deliverables
  • Participate in training, including self-conducted learning, to keep skills up-to-date.
  • Working Knowledge of Jira, HP ALM or Bugzilla.
  • Working knowledge if Linux and Terminal commands.

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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