Software Tester, contract until the end of 2019

Republic of Ireland, Dublin, Dublin City Centre
£33576 - £42309.12 per annum
17 Sep 2018
15 Oct 2018
JN -092018-25660
Natalia Merritt
Contract Type
Full Time
Fantastic opportunity for an experienced Software Test Administrator!

Location: Dublin centre
Contract until the end of 2019

Purpose of the role:

Analyse and understand requirements documentation to understand test scope and estimate test effort
- Define test plans that drive a best-practice approach to software testing
- Implementation of a comprehensive system testing methodology to include functional system testing, integration testing and User Acceptance Testing
- Development of test scenarios, test cases and test scripts, based on industry best practises and experience, primarily covering Functional, UI, Workflow, Solution Integration, maintenance and Regression testing
- Utilise real time test and defect management software (TFS, MTM, JIRA) to ensure delivery of high software quality
- Ensure quality standards are maintained at all times and adopt a continuous improvement approach to systems testing and defect resolution
- Identify and implement improvements to process and standards that enhance the Test Process and improve overall Test and Quality Assurance practices
- Working with multiple teams (client, project management, analysts and developers) to effectively communicate and resolve all test related issues in a timely manner
- Create, track and report on KPIs and key test metrics during the course of the project
- Provide clear weekly updates on testing progress and risks to a wide stakeholder audience
- Ensure requirements traceability and coverage

Skills required:

- Software testing experience with a specific emphasis on Software / System Testing
- Proven experience and knowledge of Test activities within the Software Development Life Cycle
- Excellent influencing skills with the confidence to deal with staff effectively at all levels throughout the organisation
- Excellent ability to develop efficient, quality focused Test solutions based on business needs and requirements
- Excellent communication skills and ability to instruct on technical topics
- Strong Technical skills
- Proven ability to develop and follow process

If this is of interest please get in touch via email Natalia.Merritt at or call on 00 353 (0) 18526950. If you are interested in other roles or career change please do not hesitate to contact me too.

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