Software Development Engineer in Test

Software Development Engineer in Test
  • €70,000 - €80,000 per Annum
  • Temporary
  • Dublin, Republic of Ireland Dublin Dublin 1Dublin
Job Ref: QM1057
Sector: Information Technology
Date Added: 20 November 2022

Tech company looking to hire a Software Development Engineer in Test.

Hybrid - office in Dublin City Centre

Package = approx. 80K per annum base salary + bonus + benefits

Please be advised this opportunity is only available to Irish, EU, UK, or stamp 4 visa holders only. All applicants must be currently residing in Ireland. No sponsorship.


  • Work with QA Lead and project stakeholders to build in quality, continuous integration and improve speed to Production
  • Support the scrum team (onshore & offshore) working on agile projects
  • Support both Automation and Manual testing activities
  • Drive the estimation & planning of team tasks for each release, including identifying quality risks and constraints
  • Monitor and compile Automation test results and communicate these to the project team, drive toward continuous testing
  • Review your team's test case suites, text execution progress and quality deliverables
  • Complete root cause analysis of quality issues
  • Escalate issues appropriately to project stakeholders
  • Evaluate new QA tools & processes and introduce tangible improvements to quality
  • Work with the latest automation technologies like Selenium, Groovy, Appium, Cucumber, Java, Spring, Postman/Newman, Javascript, RestAssured etc.
  • Contributing towards unified testing framework

What we look for/who would prosper in this role?

  • 5+ years as an Automation Engineer
  • UI, Functional, Non-Functional & API testing
  • JAVA as the main Programming language
  • JAVASCRIPT would be a benefit
  • Selenium / Appium
  • Version control systems such as Git
  • Build tools such as Maven and Gradle
  • Continuous Integration & tools used for CI such as Jenkins
  • Cucumber or other automated testing tools

Familiar with...

  • Testing mobile applications (iOS, Android)
  • API testing of server applications
  • Automation of web services


  • Strong analytical skills, logical and structured in approach
  • Experience supporting scrum teams with a mix of manual and Automation
  • Strong understanding of QA principles, methods and processes
  • Familiarity with Test Case Management and Bug Tracking tools, preferably Jira
  • Experience is driving improvements in Automation, particularly in Appium and Selenium Web Driver, and the ability to contribute to the overall automation strategy
  • Strong organisational & communication skills
  • Desirable to have experience of working in an Agile environment

Guidant IRC is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

Irish Recruitment
20/12/2022 18:44:28
EUR 70000 80000 Annum
Contact Consultant:
Quincy McNamara

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