Software Development Engineer in Test – required by growing software client – to lead Software Testing and to deliver a suite of automated tests to ensure maximum levels of product quality. This is a true SDET role, where you will not only focus on testing but also participate in building highly impactful applications that make a difference to people’s lives. This is a vital role in the product development process and the ideal candidate will have experience leading testing within an Agile team environment, developing & testing web applications, and will be responsible for conducting tests before product releases to ensure software runs smoothly and meets customer needs. Production experience with Test-Driven Development (TDD) will be highly advantageous.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Designing and implementing tests, debugging and defining corrective actions
  • Lead the introduction of Test-Driven Development techniques
  • Develop and automate tests for software validation and systems performance
  • Create detailed, comprehensive and well-structured test plans and test cases
  • Write and maintain automated system integration tests
  • Write and maintain automated functional and performance tests for REST services
  • Estimate, prioritize, plan and coordinate testing activities
  • Detect bug issues
  • Perform thorough regression testing when bugs are resolved
  • Stay up-to-date with new testing tools and test strategies
  • Assess and introduce new testing tools or methodologies
  • Participate in an Agile/Scrum development environment

Requirements:

  • BS/MS Degree in Computer Science, Engineering or a related subject
  • 4+ years of production experience working on web software products and mobile applications in testing
  • Experience with API testing, database testing, and Infrastructure as Code testing
  • Continuous Testing and Test-Driven Development methodologies
  • Strong knowledge of general software QA methodologies, tools and processes
  • Experience in writing clear, concise and comprehensive test plans and test cases
  • Strong analytical and test discovery skills, with the ability to quickly learn complex technical systems
  • Experience working in an Agile/Scrum development process
  • Hands-on experience with automated testing tools
  • Experience with performance and/or security testing is a plus
  • Familiarity with JIRA, Confluence, MS Teams is advantageous
  • Strong interpersonal skills, especially written and verbal communications and a proactive ability to work with local colleagues and remote teams
  • Must be authorised to work in Ireland

Please contact Emer Moore in confidence

+353578638188

emoore@emtechrecruitment.ie

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