Automation Test Manager with experience managing people, strategy & function, required by growing multinational in Limerick. Initially managing a team of ten based locally & overseas, you will define & drive Test Automation strategy and manage software releases. Experience with Test Automation Technologies, Powershell & Linux scripting is required. The successful candidate will also have people management experience and strong leadership skills.


  • Manage an onsite team and international team – including line management and career development
  • Allocate and Track work assignments for Test team
  • Define Test Strategies and Test Plans for products and new features
  • Drive Test Automation strategy and implementation
  • Plan and Execute Test plans and create test reports
  • Represent Test team at planning and reporting meetings
  • Problem isolation and fault finding
  • Configure and maintain test labs
  • Co-ordinate customer issue replication
  • Creating and updating of releases notes
  • Manage release of software
  • Work with Product Management to understand requirement definitions
  • Work with Development to test product and isolate issues


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering / Computer Science / Information Systems / related scientific/technical discipline
  • 10+ years of product test experience
  • Experience of test and automation technologies and strategies
  • Experience managing a test team – local and remote
  • Experience managing software release
  • Experience with Test methodologies
  • Report writing and Trend analysis
  • Configuring and installation of Windows OS / Windows Server / Linux
  • Good understanding of PC technologies, Video, USB, Audio, etc.
  • Good understanding of customer deployment configurations
  • Automation technologies for Web or Embedded products
  • Powershell and Linux scripting

Highly Desirable:

  • Experience managing a remote team
  • Understanding and configuration of Virtualisation systems – WindowsServer8 / 12 / 16 / VMWare / Citrix
  • Automation using Puppet, Jenkins, Selenium, scripts and other tools
  • Knowledge of video, USB and networking technologies
  • Networking – switching / routing / DNS / DHCP

Please contact Emer Smith to discuss in confidence


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