Senior QA Automation Engineer Test Expert

Location: Dublin, Republic of Ireland
Salary: benefits
Job Type: Permanent
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Senior QA Automation engineer you will be working directly with UX, BA and full stack engineers to deliver coded automated tests for browser and mobile based applications in a CI/CD environment, following Kanban methodologies. You are a passionate software developer with a strong interest in new and emerging technologies and the confidence to influence the technical direction on projects.

Your responsibilities in this Senior QA Automation engineer
Coded automation testing.
Test case development based on functional and technical requirements.
Set up and monitoring of automation test suites as part of CI/CD pipeline.
Working directly with our architecture team defining best in class automation test tools and frameworks.
Working with product and engineering team members defining and managing feature backlogs.
Maintaining bug backlogs - triaging and prioritizing with stakeholders.
Advocate for QA and defining/maintaining quality standards within your team.
Coaching / mentoring junior developers.

Expertise needed for this Senior QA Automation engineer
4+ years of experience in software development.
Agile/lean methodologies and processes (ideally Kanban or scrum)
Leading process improvements and engineering disciplines
Strong Unit Testing.
Testing fundamentals and best practices - development of test cases, edge case and boundary testing, smoke tests, regression tests and defining/testing non-functional application requirements.
4+yrs coded test automation in C# (ideally .Net Core)
Selenium Web Driver 2/3 and Visual Studio delivering coded automation tests
Developed test automation frameworks
CI/CD environment maintaining 'green board'' policies, and driving test coverage statistics and defect reporting.
Object Oriented/SOLID Design principles and practices and their application as design patterns in automated testing.
Cross browser testing experience.
Multi-Threading and parallel testing.
Test case management tools such as Test Rail.
RESTful API architectures through code-based testing.
Testing Microservices or Service Oriented Architectures.
Reading and understanding production code to aid in test generation process.
Managing defect backlogs and requirements management with tools such as JIRA.
GIT or related source control tools.

To find out more about Computer Futures please visit

Computer Futures, a trading division of SThree Partnership LLP is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy | Registered office | 1st Floor, 75 King William Street, London, EC4N 7BE, United Kingdom | Partnership Number | OC387148 England and Wales

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