Software Quality Engineer

Software Quality Engineer

Recruiters Comments: Our client, a leading financial services company is seeking a Senior Software Quality Engineer for a permanent position on their team in Limerick.

The team consist a highly professional, self-organizing team of engineers working in a truly agile environment. Our client culture is built on being open to new ideas and feedback and they believe in building great software, technical excellence and having fun.

Job Description:

Role and Responsibilities:

  • Key responsibility to ensure that all quality checks, risk assessment and processes and procedures have been followed by the teams in relation to all releases to production.
  • Estimate, prioritize, plan and coordinate testing activities with our teams to ensure quality and test coverage.
  • Assist with the design, development and execute of automation scripts.
  • Collaborate in an agile environment, actively participating in agile ceremonies including Daily Stand-ups
  • Assist teams in developing test plans and cases to ensure accuracy and completeness.
  • Review user stories requirements, specifications and technical design documents when required
  • Work with agile teams to identify integration points for new work
  • Create and maintain dependency documentation for system wide regression
  • Assist with execution of manual testing when required.


What you’ll bring to the table:

  • Strong documentation and communication skills.
  • Willingness to give and take feedback and share knowledge
  • A strong desire to learn and improve.
  • The ability to influence QA and test automation best practices within your team


Minimum of 3 years QA experience through the entire lifecycle of an enterprise application. Use of the following technologies and methodologies would be a distinct advantage:


  • Proven work experience in software development
  • Proven work experience in software quality assurance
  • Strong knowledge of software QA methodologies, tools and processes
  • Experience in writing clear, concise and comprehensive test plans and test cases
  • Hands-on experience with both white box and black box testing
  • Hands-on experience with automated testing tools
  • Solid knowledge of SQL and scripting
  • Experience working in an Agile/Scrum development process


Nice to haves

  • Experience with performance and/or security testing is a plus
  • BS degree in Computer Science, Engineering or a related subject



  • Employer Pension Contribution *
  • Private Health Insurance *
  • Life Insurance *
  • Long term illness Cover *
  • Company sponsored on-site Yoga
  • Company support with Scrum certification fees
  • Supported Study Leave
  • Quarterly code hack days


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Recruitment Contact
Orla Ryan – Recruitment Consultant

Contact: Orla Ryan

Telephone: 061209510


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