Business Systems Test Analyst/Software Tester

  • Reference: 46690x
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Location: Dublin City Centre
  • Category: Information Technology

Reporting to the Business Systems Test Manager, the successful candidate will support and facilitate the effective implementation of testing activities within our ICT Business Systems team. There will be a focus on planning, execution and monitoring of all test activities specific to the relevant project. Collaborating with the existing teams and external stakeholders will also be a key aspect of the role.


  • Analyse and understand requirements documentation to understand test scope and estimate test effor
  • 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 Testin
  • 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


Experience Required:

  • 4+ years 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

 Current contract is up to 31st of December 2019

For further informaiton please contact Gillian Nicholson at

 or call Gillian on 0906478104

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