Software Developer in Test

€50k - €70k
Dublin South
08 Aug 2019

Software Developer in Test for growing global company. Brand new offices in South Dublin, great company to work with.

Software Developer in Test - Dublin

The Role:
We are looking for a Software Developer in Test to join a growing team with a global company based in South Dublin! The team is responsible for web development as well as back-end support for devices. They will be responsible for ensuring continuity of services and functionality as well as correct implementation of new features, verifying web team release packages as well as contributing and maintaining automated tests.

The Person:

  • Strong desire to understand how things work
  • Customer driven & curious in nature
  • You genuinely want to contribute to a dynamic product
  • Must be energetic and enthusiastic, with a passion for Software Quality


* Develop and maintain test automation (functional, Integration, acceptance and performance)
* Assist in review of the business requirements and identify gaps/conflicts with the existing system
* Ensuring our product meets/exceeds our customers' expectations with respect to product quality
* Create and execute test strategies to assess product quality and functionality
* Document problems and software defects and work with developers to troubleshoot and verify fixes
* Work with Product Owners and Development to triage and prioritize issues as well as ensure
requirements are complete and testable
* Provide testing effort estimates at sprint planning
* Continuously improve test methods, procedures, processes, and tools
* Be an advocate for our end users and ensure our test coverage represents their usage of the

The Skillset:


* Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Engineering or related field
* Strong technical credentials, with at least 4 years' experience in development or automation
* Strong understanding of how enterprise level applications are built and deployed
* Proficient in at-least one programming language (C#, Java, Python, etc.)
* Proficient in at-least one testing framework (JUnit, NUnit, etc.)
* Strong understanding of databases and proficient in SQL
* Working knowledge of performance/non-functional testing
* Working knowledge of web technologies (CSS, JS, etc.)
* Working knowledge of build systems and package managers (e.g. MsBuild, Gradle, NuGet, etc.)
* Working knowledge of a source control system (Git preferred)
* Basic understanding CI/CD (Jenkins, etc.)
* Familiar with performance testing tools (JMeter, etc.)
* Strong problem-solving abilities, and a results-oriented attitude
* Quick learner with the ability to deliver high quality deliverables in a fast-paced, agile team environment

Nice to Haves:
* Comfortable with both Windows and Mac/Linux development environments
* Experience programming in Ruby
* Experience programming in C# (with working knowledge of, .netcore)
* Working knowledge of container technologies (Docker, Kubernetes, etc.)
* Working knowledge of configuring Jenkins

Morgan McKinley is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

Please note that any references to salary or pay rates in this advertisement and in the salary refinement section are indicative only and should only be used as a guide.

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