IC Resources Ltd

Automation Test Engineer

Republic of Ireland
Bonus (dependent on experience)
15 Mar 2017
06 Apr 2017
Seamus Hayes
Job Function
Technician, Test
Specialist Area
Software, Systems, Wireless
Contract Type
Full Time
Senior and Junior Automation Test Engineers x 5 - Ireland

Due to an expansion in both new and existing projects my Multi-national client based in Ireland has an immediate requirement for up to 5 Automation Test Engineers at both Senior and Junior levels. Successful candidates will join their Core Cloud Services team which develops systems that provide real time threat information to protect their customers against real world security threats. The globally focused automation team is responsible with building automation to test highly scalable and distributed Cloud services.

Function and Scope of the Position

*Work with the automation lead to design, develop and maintain automation solutions that meet business needs with respect to functionality, performance, scalability, security and reliability.
*Maintain existing automated tests ensuring compatibility with any newly developed platform features
*Write new automated tests using Python/Bash
*Execute and report on the success of automated and manual tests as part of an Agile development lifecycle
*Drive continuous improvement in test coverage and test effectiveness

Essential requirements:

*Real world exposure to Object Orientated Design practices.
*Experience with server application technologies including an understanding of Python/Bash
*Experience working with a product development team is essential.
*Good experience and knowledge of Automation tools, technologies and best practices.
*Comfortable taking a lot of initiative, and can clearly communicate your needs, goals, and can explain your decisions articulately.
*Demonstrated automation experience using Python/Bash
*Degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering or equivalent education.

Nice to have:

*Knowledge of Cloud Infrastructure is a plus
*Knowledge of Software Build tools (such as Jenkins) would be useful but is not necessary
*An understanding of Relational / SQL Databases such as MySQL or PostgreSQL would be a distinct advantage

If you have the necessary experience to fulfil the role or would like any additional information please contact Seamus Hayes at IC Resources.

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