Manual QA Lead / QA Automation Engineer

Manual QA Lead / QA Automation Engineer

Celtic Testing are growing again and have an immediate need for experienced manual QA Leads and Lead/Senior Technical QA/Automation Engineers to join our team in Dundalk, Co. Louth.Celtic Testing are an Irish owned international provider of independent software quality assurance expertise and testing solutions. We work with many customers across the Insurance and Financial sector, as well as eCommerce, Pharma and Telecoms.If you’re looking to get away from the commute to Dublin and want a greater work-life balance, Celtic Testing offer a competitive salary, support from our network of consultants, proven methodologies, training and extensive career development opportunities within a growing company.If you think you tick a lot of the boxes below, for either role, we’d love to hear from you.

Automation QA/Developer in Test:

  • 2+ Years software automation experience.
  • Working with 3rd party vendors or remote teams.
  • Experience creating or using Automation frameworks.
  • Experience automating APIs, Postman/SOAPUI.
  • TestNG, Selenium, java, groovy, QTP, Ranorex, C# etc.
  • Knowledge of Performance Testing an advantage.
  • Experience of a variety of technology architectures e.g. client-server, web services, REST/SOAP.
  • Good working knowledge of SQL and Relational Databases (Oracle, Sybase etc.).
  • Experience of CI/CD process, using Jenkins/Bitbucket etc.
  • Experience of working with an IT consultancy a plus.

 

Manual QA:

  • 2+ years leading or working within a QA team.
  • Working with 3rd party vendors or remote teams.
  • Experience of Agile and Waterfall methodologies.
  • Experience developing test cases, test plans and/or strategies.
  • Experience with Test Management tools, QC/ALM, Test Rail, Zephyr, Jira etc.
  • Experience of a variety of technology architectures e.g., client-server, web services, REST.
  • Good working knowledge of SQL and Relational Databases (Oracle, Sybase etc.).
  • Experience of working with a consultancy a plus.
  • Experience with the following industry sectors an advantage:
    • Insurance, Mobile/Fixed Telecoms, eCommerce, Accounting or Financial Services.
  • Experience with various development and testing methodologies (e.g., Agile, Waterfall and Iterative).
  • Strong hands-on experience with test management tools (e.g., HP Quality Center, Bugzilla, Jira, or other test management tools).
  • Strong analytical/problem solving experience to deal with complex business requirements.

 

 Education:

  • A formal Certificate/Diploma/Degree in a computer science or the equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • ISTQB qualifications or equivalent a bonus.
  • Project Management Certification (PMP, Prince, etc.) a plus.
  • Agile certification a plus.

 

Additional Requirements:

  • Fluent English.
  • Applicants will need to have the right to live and work in Ireland.
  • While we are based in Dundalk, occasional travel to client sites will be required.

 

Contact:

  • If you’re interested in working in a growing company with real opportunity for progression, forward your CV along with a cover letter to recruitment@celtictesting.com