Senior Automation Tester

  • TradeIX
  • Dublin, Ireland
  • Jan 08, 2018
Permanent Other | Blockchain

Job Description

Bored with your current role? Join us and be part of one of the most exciting project in the IT industry right now !

Who are we?

What do our employees say about us?

Innovation - Leading edge technology - Collaboration - Having a voice - Being part of the future...Those are key words that our fantastic team use when describing why they work at TradeIx...

Required Skills & Experience

  • Candidate should have a genuine demonstrable interest in Software quality, ideally ISTQB/ISEB certified.
  • Experience working with standard API/ Web test automation tools (swagger, postman, selenium)
  • Good scripting skills with a practical understanding of object oriented programming and design concepts. (python, javascript)
  • Experience using Continuous Integration as part of the development process with a working knowledge of CI tools (Jenkins, Travis CI or CircleCI)
  • Ideal candidate would have a background in testing financial applications.

Must Have

  • Strong manual and automation testing experience.
  • Heavy Agile QA and SCRUM development experience with accompanying knowledge of JIRA and Confluence
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills, role requires the ability and flexibility to effectively collaborate with multi geo located groups.
  • A thorough knowledge and understanding of SDLC.
  • Good understanding of at least 1 ERP solution.
  • Good technical knowledge and experience of server and data storage environments.
  • Ability to work on own initiative with strong organisation, multi-tasking and time management skills.
  • Already holding a release/test management/test lead role.


  • Quality champion and SCRUM team point of call for quality process and procedures.
  • Work with QA Manager to ensure quality and timeliness of projects.
  • Reviewing of test plans, test cases developed by test team ensuring adequate coverage and quality, work with various stakeholders in approval of test plan and test effort estimations.
  • Working as part of SCRUM team in elicitation of features, review of business and technical documentation from QA/ Testability perspective.
  • Gathering and reporting of key project quality metrics
  • Work with QA Manager in Identifying tools for test reporting, test management, test automation, etc. and educate the team as required to be able to use those tools.