Lead QA Automation Engineer

Location Dublin
Job Type Exclusive
Salary €75,000 to €85,000 + Bonus
Reference 26049

International entertainment & online gaming company is looking for an experienced Engineer to lead the QA Test Automation team. This person must be able to demonstrate success in devising and bringing a full test automation strategy to maturity.

You will be based in Dublin under a permanent contract.

What We Want:

Someone who takes ownership of their work, is committed to quality assurance, is self-motivated, self-directed and enjoys working in a fast-paced dynamic team environment. 

What is Expected of You: 

  • Develop automated functional UI tests & API/Service level tests

  • Collaborate with other departments to devise solutions for Test Automation

  • Provide progress updates to the QA Manager

  • Improve the existing test automation tools to further increase their stability, maintainability, expandability, and usefulness to the team

  • Create utilities/tools as required, to help productivity for the QA & other teams

  • Build out our mobile app test framework

  • Mentor other members of the Test Automation team and QA Engineers

  • Champion the efforts to achieve a high-quality standard

  • Collaborate with other members of the QA team to automate the manual test processes

  • Research and propose new solutions and technologies for our testing needs

  • Adopt the latest industry innovations and technology

  • Create documentation and training aides to help other members of the Technology department learn to use the automation tools

What You Need:

  • Experience as a Lead Test Automation Engineer

  • Experience with multi-tier systems; Database, App Servers, Web and Mobile Apps (iOS & Android)

  • Experience with Selenium WebDriver and grid

  • Java, SQL and Git working experience

  • Experience working with the Linux command line

  • Experience working with continuous integrations tools like Jenkins

  • Experience working with Cucumber, JBehave or other BDD frameworks

  • Experience working with API test tools such as Postman or SoapUI

  • Scripting skills

  • Experience of working in an Agile environment

  • Experience with Jira and test management tools for managing the Agile process and testing

Desirable:

  • Exposure to basic JavaScript, CSS, HTML, Python or PHP

  • Previous experience of the Gaming industry an advantage

  • ISTQB or other software testing certifications

  • Experience with mobile app testing tools such as Appium

  • Cloud Computing services experience

Next Steps:

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