Software Test Engineer

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    Dublin, Republic of Ireland

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  • Salary:

    €30000.00 - €40000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Emmet McEneaney

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  • Published:

    about 2 years ago

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The Company

My client is a leading software and services provider to the broader London insurance market. It was founded in 2008 and has since grown to become one of the leading insurance software specialists in the London Insurance Market. We are a growing team with offices in London, Dublin and Tokyo.

You will join as a key member of the development team, you will use your creativity to develop unique software solutions. You will be involved in the full development life cycle including the analysis, design, planning, implementation and maintenance of our software solutions and will work as part of a team to achieve this.

My client aspires to be a market leader in the technology sector and is always looking for new ways to approach projects or improve existing content. We look to hire people that will help us achieve this with hard work, enthusiasm and a demonstration of their experience and expression of their own ideas.

Role Description

As a key member of the Software Testing team, this role requires a strong software testing background, being detail driven, and excellent problem-solving abilities. The successful candidate will be responsible for the thorough execution of test cases and exceptional attention to detail while in a fast-paced Agile environment. The Software Test Engineer will be working to implement new solutions for the London and Global Insurance Markets.


  • All aspects of testing from test design to test execution
  • Preparing schedules with target dates for test deliverables
  • Proactively communicating with development teams and business analysts to resolve issues or questions pertaining to test execution
  • Disciplined tracking, reporting, and resolution of product defects
  • Accurate and timely status reporting to Management, including issues prohibiting progress when appropriate
  • Elevating critical risks to project, management and senior-executive teams
  • Expanding existing test libraries, building and maintaining modular, end-to end and automated regression tests that can be leveraged across projects
  • Re-testing defect fixes and regression testing
  • Ensuring business receives working software that supports the business requirements according to the project scope outlined in the BRD


  • A minimum of 2 years software testing experience on complex IT projects
  • Degree in computing, engineering or science subject area
  • Experience in test case development and execution
  • A deep understanding of software testing best practices and drivers for change
  • Experience of testing web-based applications
  • An ability to work on more than one project at a time
  • Experience of Windows environments
  • Strong documentation skills
  • Knowledge of scripting languages
  • Requirements Analysis experience

PLEASE NOTE: Candidates must have full working rights in Ireland i.e. a current Stamp 4 Visa or an EU Passport to be eligible to work in Ireland to be considered for the role.

For more information or to apply to the role contact Emmet on 01 6455250 or email to emmet.mceneaney AT