QA Engineer

Made to Engage are growing their QA capability and we’re looking for a talented individual with an eye for detail and a passion for all things testing to join our team.

Want to be part of something exciting? Apply online now! 


About the role

You’ll have the chance to work in a fast paced, friendly, team environment.  You will be working for world class clients using leading technology and agile best practice.  The successful candidate will be able to use their knowledge and skills to translate stories into test collateral and be able to verify that the systems under test work as expected.  The candidate should also be able to use their investigative skills to review issues found and report them back to the developer with as much information as possible.


Your rewards

  • Competitive salary
  • Challenging work on projects with some of Ireland and the UK's leading organisations
  • Ability to avail of Company Bonus Scheme
  • Flexible working hours
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Training opportunities
  • Cycle to Work Scheme
  • New, vibrant office space

Key Responsibilities

  • Participate in the creation and execution of test events
  • Create clear, concise test plans based on user stories
  • Create and maintain automated and manual tests
  • Excellent communication skills.  You will need to be comfortable dealing with senior stakeholders/management, technical and non-technical staff
  • Liaise with developers to ensure unit and integration tests provide comprehensive test coverage
  • Identify, triage and re-test defects.  Ensure that the root cause of the defects are analysed to try and prevent similar defects in the future
  • Report on test progress to project management and ensure that risks are escalated as necessary
  • Ensure test events are delivered to agreed timelines
  • Prioritise work based on appropriate risk/benefit analysis


Essential Criteria

  • At least 2 years’ experience of testing (ideally within an agile team)
  • Experience of writing test cases based on business requirements
  • Experience using test management tools
  • Experience using SQL
  • Experience of reporting on testing status

Desirable Criteria

  • Experience of working within a continuous integration environment
  • Experience using JIRA
  • Experience using VSTS
  • Test automation experience with Selenium WebDriver
  • Experience using JMeter

Think you have what it takes?

Apply now by completing this monitoring form and sending it in along with your CV (which should include a link to your portfolio) using the apply button above. 

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