Senior QA Automation Test Lead / Manger

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Senior QA Automation Test Lead / Manger

Dublin City Centre

Permanent

Negotiable

Ref: E9347NB

Job Description

My Dublin based client is currently recruiting for a Senior QA Automation Tester to join the team on a perm basis. There will be a blend of working remotely and office based.

My Dublin based client is currently recruiting for a Senior QA Automation Tester to join the team on a perm basis. There will be a blend of working remotely and office based.

Job Responsibilities

  • Understand business requirements & acceptance criteria in order to execute manual tests to verify quality and completeness of features being delivered.
  • Communicate effectively to engineers & project managers regarding quality issues.
  • When quality issues are uncovered, document these clearly in internal project management tools so that all stakeholders have visibility.
  • Work with engineers & project managers to define acceptance criteria for new features & product improvements.
  • Own the QA processes and be an advocate for best practices & industry standards.
  • Maintain & extend existing test automation framework, and occasionally build the infrastructure for the automated testing of new projects
  • Create a process for test run reporting, making it easy for non-technical stakeholders to view test runs.
  • Carry out ad-hoc exploratory testing on the product
  • Respond to support queries by reproducing customer issues in a test environment and logging bugs or updating documentation as needed.

Experience Required

  • A nice blend of Automation and Manual Testing
  • 5+ years’ experience as a QA/Engineer on production oriented software teams.
  • Experience working within an agile environment (Kanban / Scrum)
  • Excellent communication skills & ability to document issues clearly & reproducibly in project management tools
  • Strong technical background, understanding of web technologies
  • Ability to write test automation using either Python or Javascript
  • Experience with test automation & tools, e.g Selenium Webdriver, Chai, Mocha, Jenkins
  • Comfortable using source code control with Git
  • Ability to analyse problems in detail, helping engineers determine the root cause in order to resolve the issue quickly.

Essential and Desirable Skills

  • Automation Testing
  • 5+ year in a similar role
  • Experience working within an agile environment (Kanban / Scrum)
  • Strong technical background, understanding of web technologies
  • Ability to write test automation using either Python or Javascript
  • Experience with test automation & tools, e.g Selenium Webdriver, Chai, Mocha, Jenkins

Educational Requirements

Relevant Degree

Working Hours & Benefits

  • 38 hour working week
  • Blend of Working from home and Office based
  • Bonus
  • Stock Options

How to Apply

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