Software Test Lead – Limerick

Software Test Lead required by a leading multinational for their hub based in Limerick working across a variety of products with globally distributed teams. 


  • Applies comprehensive knowledge of software testing concepts within the software development lifecycle
  • Lead software on regulated and non-regulated medical devices.
  • Demonstrates level of knowledge by industry certification in software testing.
  • Assist internal leads to perform in-depth impact analysis of the system.
  • Able to develop and publish reports, interpret trends and make recommendations for improvement to existing tools.
  • Provide the effort estimation for the team.
  • Participate in research, selection, and implementation of new tools, drive the implementation of test plans and test strategies.
  • Train and mentor users on tools used.
  • Lead test case development and peer review process.
  • Understanding of a single application domain encompassing entire system.
  • Lead outsource test case execution process and generate test reports.
  • Represent Software Test organization on cross-functional product development Core Team.
  • Leads execution of complex test scripts and interprets results to report, communicate, and work through issues with software engineers.
  • Provide weekly status report to internal team.
  • Interprets product design and requirements to engineer test approach and generates test plans and test cases.
  • Participate in design & code reviews and technical documentation reviews.
  • Considered expert in critical areas of the system and influences project test solutions.
  • Perform in-depth analysis of the requirement and specifications to create test cases.
  • Conduct peer technical review of the test cases to ensure test coverage.
  • Interprets product design and requirements to engineer test approach.
  • Participates in design and code reviews if needed.


  • BSc. or MSc. in Computer Science, Engineering or related fields
  • 5+ years of software testing experience
  • Strong Project management skills
  • Strong People management skills
  • Acts as a resource for colleagues with less experience
  • Familiar with MS Project/MS Excel/ TFS/VSTS
  • Knowledge of systems analysis.
  • Skilled user of test tools for project area responsible.
  • Must be authorised to work in Ireland.


  • Knowledge of software quality engineering and testing methods applied within the Software Development Lifecycle.
  • Experience on Requirement analysis, test case design and development, test execution and defect reporting.
  • 1+ year of working experience on test automation.
  • Working knowledge of C/C++/C#.
  • 1+ year experience following FDA regulation guidelines.

Please contact Emer Moore to discuss in confidence


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