QA Automation Engineer

  • Job Ref: 4328
  • Location: Dublin, United States
  • Type: Permanent


Who is my client?

My client is global tech company for their R&D lab.

Looking to hire - QA Automation Engineer

•Looking for a brilliant and passionate QA Automation Engineer to join its global R&D team.

• This team will have a diverse focus both in terms of geography and variety of technology challenges driving hard to bring innovative payment solutions to market.

• Experienced professional with a firm knowledge of test automation, test harnesses, testing and quality practices and protocols as well as latest testing tools for client and server environments.

• Enjoy a fast paced, start-up culture?

• Have a strong desire to deliver world class solutions?


• Participate in requirements discussion, test planning, test data creation and execution of User Acceptance testing Plan.

• Design and implement test automation scripts and configurable test harnesses.

• Support the testing framework and testing efforts across all interfaces (Mobile Apps, Web based front end solutions, APIs, backend systems)

• Lead testing streams and participate in the testing, support, deployment and verification of projects

• Manage triage meetings, defects and test reports

• Monitor testing progress and ensure the regression is covered prior to the scheduled release date

• Plan and lead the execution of test plans (functional, performance, load, regression)

• Source/generate and maintain test data

• Increase the automation coverage continually

• Organise and run Sprint Demos for the entire team

• This role requires a high level of collaboration with teams around the world, primarily in Ireland, Singapore, and Saint Louis


All About You

• You have the passion for testing and the knack to uncover problems that aren't obvious

• Must be expert with Test Automation / scripting and should have prior experience in this area

• Must be familiar with building configurable Test Harnesses

• Enjoy a fast paced, start-up culture and have the can-do attitude towards delivering results

• Can comfortably test mobile apps, web apps, going through server logs looking for the errors, use troubleshooting tools like Splunk, make API calls, familiar with API aids like Swagger/Postman, work with source control systems like Git

• Ability to clearly articulate issues / defects to Software Developers and follow up issues until resolutions are made on time

• Ability to participate in product development process - proposing enhancements etc.

• Manage / own issues through Jira

• Strong sense of ownership / accountability and bias for action

• Experience with Jenkins, or different system used for Continuous Integration purposes

• Active Knowledge of BDD methodology and technologies like Cucumber

• Experience with docker, puppet, aws, etc.

• Understanding of PKI (Public Key Infrastructure), basic understanding of cryptography will be desired - e.g. hashing (MD5, SHA), & encryption like symmetric (AES) and asymmetric (RSA, ECDSA) etc.

• Experience with REST API (swagger/postman) and websockets