QA SoftwareTester - Automation - **Urgent!**

Posted 03 February 2023
Salary €350 - €475 per day
Job type Contract
DisciplineSoftware Engineering
Contact NameBen Prince

Job description

Automation Engineer QA - x 2

  • Location: Dublin Office - 2 Days on site per week
  • Duration: Initial 6 months - verly likely to be extended
  • Full time contract 8 hours per day 5 days per week
  • €350 - €475 per day (depending on experience)

I'm currently working with a Dublin based Fintech services business who focus on both B2B & B2C payment platforms & solutions to find 2 QA Engineers with strong automation testing experience. In this role you will be working closely with Developers on critical business products.

Role Overview:

  • Mentor team members on quality guidelines and best practice
  • Drive stories to completion including automated testing, docs, etc.
  • Ensure team is working in line with quality guidelines
  • Excellent product and domain knowledge
  • Evaluate, assess and report on new testing tools, techniques and technologies.
  • Ability to support/steer key stakeholders in the decision making process.
  • Strong knowledge of the various testing techniques and how and when they apply.
  • Set and achieve self improvement goals on improving skill set aligned with technology radar or career plan
  • Constantly look to improve the products, team and QA function.


  • Excellent automation skills (cucumber and java)
  • Define/create automation tests in line with guidelines
  • Good understanding of non functional testing like performance testing and resilience testing
  • Experience creating / adding to / maintaining test automation frameworks
  • Experience with cucumber & Java for automation
  • Knowledge of REST principles and testing approaches
  • Experience of XML, JSON, Tomcat, Linux and Web Services
  • Experience with Jenkins or similar
  • SQL skills

Technical Expertise Needed for the role:

  • Outstanding analytical and problem solving skills
  • Self-motivated, high performing and goal oriented
  • Demonstrates energy, effort and enthusiasm for delivery and results
  • Worked in Scrum Agile development environment
  • Knowledge of transaction processing systems
  • Work in a continuous delivery environment.
  • Experience testing microservices
  • Experience with secure development