Test Automation Engineer

 

About Creme Global

 

Creme Global is an award winning company with global clients that range from large multinationals and industry groups to government agencies and academic institutions.

Creme Global creates predictive intake models and software to accurately assess the real-world impact on consumers of foods, additives, nutrients, personal care products, cosmetics, chemicals and pesticides.

Creme Global has a multidisciplinary team, with backgrounds in mathematics, nutrition, physics, pharmacology, computer science, economics and business and is now looking for an exceptional Quality Assurance Engineer at its Dublin city-centre-based office.

This role will involve building and maintaining excellence across our innovative range of data modelling products and projects. Current projects include flexible desktop and web clients, robust middleware and database servers, and high speed scripting and computational engines.

This is a chance to work with some cutting edge test automation tools and foster development skills on a brand new platform using modern web technologies.

This role reports to the Head of Quality Assurance.

 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Developing automated End to End tests in a test driven development environment
  • Analysis of Functional Enhancements and Change Requests
  • Design and Maintenance of Test Plans, test scripts and test processes
  • QA Testing Cycles: Integration, System, Regression and UAT Testing
  • Expand the acceptance testing scenarios as new features are added to the software
  • Bug Detection, Tracking and Resolution
  • Prioritisation of Software issues
  • Communication with development teams in the resolution of issues
  • Requirements gathering for new feature development

 

Requirements

  • Experience in test automation (Selenium WebDriver with Java, Jenkins, Maven, TestNG)
  • Honours Degree in Computer Science or a similar discipline
  • Experience in Software Testing or Quality Assurance (3 to 5 years)
  • Experience in identifying, creating & maintaining tests during all stages of the Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC)
  • Experience in gathering requirements within SDLC
  • Proven ability creating an automated testing framework and implementing tests within the framework.
  • Experience generating test reports
  • Experience within an Agile software development environment
  • Experience gathering requirements, workload estimations and planning for release cycles

 

The following, while not essential, are highly desirable:

  • Database administration experience (e.g. MySQL)
  • Experience using software development & test management tools (JIRA & Zephyr)
  • Experience with Unix/Linux based environments
  • Good aptitude and interest in mathematics and statistics

 

Professional/knowledge skills:

  • Attention to detail, with the ability to complete tasks on time or before deadline.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to work effectively in a team environment.
  • Strong communications skills, verbal and written.
  • Ability to interpret technical, scientific and business requirements effectively.
  • Fluency in the English language is required.

 

Questions:

  • How many years experience do you have working in a software test environment?
  • What are your salary expectations?

 

Location: Dublin 2

Payment: Negotiable, DOE

Category: IT/Programming, Pharmaceutical/ Science, Tech Support/ Services

Terms: Full time

Contact: careers@cremeglobal.com

 

Please send applications (cv + cover letter) to: careers@cremeglobal.com