26th September 2018

QA Test Engineer

Reference: BBBH12646

Location: Belfast Job Type: Permanent Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 Date Posted: 26/09/2018

QA Automation / Test Engineer

  • 3 years +
  • Belfast Central offices
  • Permanent

We are delighted to be a hiring partner to one of the most exciting global Financial Services companies to come to Belfast. There is massive growth for the company in the coming months where hiring for QA Test Engineer’s is part of the as the company look to massively scale up their new Belfast Headquarters. This role will be attractive for Test Engineers looking to work with the smartest thinkers, technology innovators, and creative product people in the Industry. Learn Automation from the best QA Lead Engineers in NI.

Design, create, and execute test cases, scripts, and procedures for functional, system, performance/integration and regression testing to verify new and existing requirements.
Be able to spot opportunities to automate. Write code to automate testing for new functionality and services using existing architecture, test framework and continuous delivery pipeline.
Participate in debugging and troubleshooting issues and analyse the performance characteristics of systems.
Work with members of the QA Test team to determine the needs for test automation.

Essential Skills

  • Degree or Qualification in computer science or similar
  • Experience testing large scale Enterprise Systems
  • Experience of assessing user acceptance criteria to formulate tests
  • Experience of testing life cycle
  • Knowledge of testing Web EAPIs
  • Knowledge of any of the following programming languages: Java, C#, Javascript, Python or Ruby

Desirable Skills

  • Additional Testing qualifications
  • Experience with Automation tools such as BDD Automation – Cucumber, Fitnesse, Specflow
  • Experience of non functional testing including latency and performance testing – LoadRunner, JMeter
  • Automation tools such as Selenium Webdriver
  • Scripting experience with Python
  • Knowledge of Financial Sector
  • CI/CD DevOps – Docker, Kubernetes
  • Git for source-code management
  • Jira for issue tracking

Compensation and Benefits:

  • Excellent salary
  • Excellent employee Flexible option plan
  • Free Fruit Breakfast
  • Healthcare plan for self and dependants
  • Flexible working
  • New Laptop (Mac)
  • Employee discounts

Keywords: Test Engineer, QA Tester, QA Analyst, Software Developer in Test, QA Engineer, QA Test Engineer, Software Tester, QA Automation

Next Steps:

Please submit your application or speak to a specialist consultant in Abacus on 02890313157 for a confidential career discussion. Did you know? Abacus is NI’s only Highly Rated Recruiter with 4.5 Stars for customer satisfaction (Independent review site Feefo).

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Ewan Lockhart

Ewan Lockhart

Team Leader, IT

028 9099 5224

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