Test Lead


We are looking for Test Leads for my client, a leading consultancy company in software test in Ireland.

Your responsibilities will be:      

Gather information from business stakeholders to define, priorities and document a set of business requirements to company standard and quality

Prepare, execute and document test cases based on Business & Functional Requirements to ensure thorough testing of requirements in a fast paced environment

Work with clients to analyse existing or new processes and systems in order to provide high quality advice and deliverables

Work attentively with the company testing services (functional, automated and performance) to deliver a seamless overall quality service

Capable of working closely with the clients’ Technical Architects and Developers and be able to ‘translate’ the business requirements to functional requirements for these teams

Ensure that the scope of a design iteration doesn't vary unless authorised by the Business Stakeholders

Reporting issues to management where these could have an impact on a major deadline

Experience working in a team-orientated, collaborative environment, mentoring less experienced analysts and motivating others to provide innovative solutions for team improvement

Review test cases written by peers to ensure that all requirements are covered in test case documentation

Re-testing bugs to confirm that they have been corrected

Review, mentor and assign tasks to junior QA staff

Any other duties, which may be assigned by the Project Lead / Quality Manager

Bring a quality focus to product releases

Have a customer mind-set and eye for detail with applications under test

Although this is a role based in Dublin you must be willing and able to travel to client sites if required

If you have this Skills & Experience :

Scoping and creating functional and non-functional test plans and test data, maintaining the integrity of the test environment

Test estimation and test planning experience essential

Quality focused with attention to detail

Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal

Ability to schedule tasks to manage time and project priorities

Self-motivated with the ability to work on own initiative or as part of a team

Ability to influence Stakeholders

Proven ability to challenge conventional thought and offer unique perspectives and ideas

Proven ability to deliver high profile activities to tight timescales

Proven success in both fostering and contributing to a team-oriented environment

Ability to work under pressure to tight deadlines, with a drive and commitment to delivery

Excellent analytical problem determination and solving skills

Excellent time management and the ability to work to tight deadlines

Experience working with geographically dispersed teams

And the Qualifications:

A degree-level qualification in a Computer Science discipline

ISTQB certification

Then do not hesitate to apply and I will reach to you asap with more details.

*Only applicants eligible to work in Ireland are considered for this position




Anca Antonica, Recruitment Consultant - Your e-Frontiers consultant for this job

Anca is a Senior Technical Recruiter and brings value to both candidates and clients in offering end to end services. Anca has a track record of hiring Software Engineers for a range of clients from start-up companies to large multinationals across multiple industries. Anca offers support to her candidates to succeed in their interviewing process and match their skills with her clients' requirements. Anca holds a Degree in Social Work and with her extensive background in customer service, she focuses on providing excellent customer service for clients and candidates.

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