Software Test Engineer – Athlone | Collins McNicholas

Software Test Engineer – Athlone

  • Reference: 43103
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Location: Westmeath
  • Category: Information Technology


This person will create automated functional tests for a windows based medical device application.  This position requires in-depth knowledge of general software development practices, experience working with a Windows automation platform and strong software testing acumen.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Create automated tests
  • Understand the application so manual test cases can be automated with minimal interaction with the test cases creator
  • Create Test Cases, where necessary
  • Execute automated tests
  • Enter defects and interact with software engineering on the resolution of defects

Required Skills/Experience

  • Extensive background in test design
  • Minimum 5 years of test automation experience
  • Experience with the following test types; functional, data validation, usability and software/hardware integration
  • Strong understanding of software design and programming with C#
  • 3 years writing test cases and performing manual testing
  • Medium to strong SQL skills
  • Experience working in an Agile development environment
  • Ability to work independently

Nice to Have Skills

  • Experience working with Visual Studio/TFS; including creation of test cases/test plans, running tests, using source control, entering/tracking defects, etc.
  • Experience testing Windows applications
  • Experience testing iOS apps
  • BS in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering or Computer Science

For a confidential discussion and a more detailed job description (or more information on the role), please contact Donie Shine – or call 0906478104.

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