Software Developer and Test

  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Location: Dublin South
  • Category: Automated, QA/Software Testing
  • Salary: Negotiable



Software Developer and Test

The Role

This is an exciting opportunity for a Software Developer to work within a newly established build, test and release team to develop maintain and run automated tests and to drive full test automation and continuous delivery. In this role you will work closely with application development engineers to minimize the test cycle and to design and maintain deployments to various test environments and production.

Responsibilities of the Software Developer and Test Role:

  • Design and develop automated tests to speed up testing and minimise test cycle.
  • Develop effective re-usable test cases based on organisation’s testing framework.
  • Guide application developers in developing and debugging automated tests.
  • Share knowledge with the application development team, improve processes and tools and support management of codebase from development to production.
  • Collaborate with the application developers to map out the most effective way of testing, including regression cases and validation of new functionality.
  • Work with application developers to investigate problems identified by tests and help with validation of the fixes applied.
  • Complete exploratory tests occasionally and work with users and application developers to address any issues.

Required Skills and Experience for the Software Developer and Test Role:

  • 4+ years’ experience in test automation.
  • Experience with any of the test automation frameworks/tools like Visual Studio Testing Framework, MSTest, Selenium WebDriver, and HP QTP.
  • Experience with programming language like C#/VB/JavaScript.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of agile testing principles.
  • Experience with test management tools
  • Consistent record in working with modern principles relating to code quality, release management, auto testing tools and techniques, version management and change control.
  • knowledge in testing Behaviour Driven Development or Test-Driven Development approach.

Desirable Experience for the Software Developer Role:

  • ISTQB qualification/certification.
  • Prior experience or working knowledge of build pipeline using TFS and PowerShell scripting.
  • Working knowledge in Insurance / Financial services or other heavily regulated domains.
  • Prior experience in hybrid Waterfall / Agile enterprise environments.



To apply for the Software Developer and Test Role, please send your CV to John.egan(a) or call John on 012449516 for more information. #software Developer #C# #JavaScript #MStest


If you are interested in learning more about this role and happy to be represented by Solas IT please email me with your CV Alternatively please call me on 00 353 1 2449516

John Egan

John Egan

With a keen interest in client relations, recruitment is the career for me. My role is to build and maintain client/candidate relations while sourcing and placing top talent throughout ireland. I enjoy working with candidates from various backgrounds including .Net, Java and QA. Coming from a sporting background I enjoy the competiveness of the IT Recruitment industry and the challenges involved.