Methodius: IT Recruitment

Test Automation Engineer

Reference: Test Automation Engineer

Salary: Negotiable


Job Type: Permanent

Location: Donegal

Developer, Test Designer

Our client requires an experienced Test Automation Engineer to develop Test Automation Software.

Role Overview

Test Automation Engineer

Our client requires an experienced Test Automation Engineer to develop Test Automation Software.


Work with project teams to determine whether an application and its associated activities are suitable for a test automation development effort.  Evaluate alternative solutions, recommend the efficient automated solution for suitable apps.  Work with developers &  test analysts to document requirements.  Deliver automated solutions that satisfy co. requirements, reduce test time or increase test coverage potential . Deliver solutions developing a framework of components. Provide training & user documentation on how to evaluate the results of automation. Develop automation solutions to High standards.

Follow procedures for Test Automation Development Life Cycle, Conduct code reviews with other technical specialists.  Develop automation code within an approved versioning control system. Perform unit tests on the automation code, - Track & manage automation defects reported by test analysts , respond to enhancement requests, provide test analysts. Investigate tools that support Test Automation Development LifeCycle, HP Quality Center,  Microfocus Test Partner,

Skill requirements

Good understanding of the automation development life cycle.

3. 5+ years relevant work experience

Proven ability to design & deliver High quality software
Ability to analyse requirements & answer complex customer queries.
Ability to work well with business partners and other team members.
5+ years of QTP, Rational Robot experience, Test Partner
5+ years of Quality Centre experience, knowledge of the Quality Centre API would be a help

Education/Background
University  Degree (or equivalent)  in Computer related discipline
3. 5+ years in a Technical Discipline to include Analysis, Design, Coding and Quality Assurance/Quality experience
Knowledge or experience in SQL, VB.Net, VB, HTML, VB Script and C# , an advantage.

Permanent Role in Co Donegal,


Benefits include; Pension Scheme, Health Insurance, Long Term
DisabilityPlan, Life Assurance, Performance Related Pay, Company Bonus Scheme, 21 days Annual Leave plus additional Service Leave. Continuous Training and Development, Educational Assistance, Relocation, Employee Assistance Programme, Rewards & Recognition Programme, and Employee Share Participation Scheme. They also operate Family Friendly Working Policies such as Teleworking and Variable Working Hours. Excellent room for promotion and to learn, competitive package and salary

Please do not hesitate to Contact David Coyle at 01 6351748 or email david@methodius.com

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