QA Engineer: 6-Month Contract

Job description

QA Engineer: 6-Month Contract

looking for a QA Engineer to the join the software development team in Galway for a period of 6 months. You should be a quick learner who really enjoys finding issues and investigating problems. You should pay attention to detail and be a strong team player. This is an exciting and fast-paced role providing a vital service to the development process.


You will:

  • Analyse business and project requirements and develop the appropriate test scenarios, test plans and cases
  • Collaborate with the development team to create work flows for performance testing and benchmarking
  • Execute tests, perform issue analysis and reporting, participate in product readiness reviews
  • Work closely with developers, QA team, customer support and product management on delivering and supporting our service


What we need to see:

  • A Bachelor or higher degree in Computer Science or related field
  • 2+ years of experience in testing web applications and web services
  • Proficiency with SQL at an intermediate level
  • Experience using issue management tools, generating test metrics, reporting of test results
  • Experience working in an agile environment with continuous integration and continuous delivery
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent problem- solving skills and attention to detail


Ways to stand out from the crowd:

  • Knowledge of modern test frameworks (Cucumber, Fitnesse, Selenium)
  • Experience in testing of mobile applications (android)
  • Experience in test automation

To apply for this position please contact Catriona Coogan at Sigmar Recruitment T: +353 91 455306 E:   

All applications will be treated with the strictest of confidence.  Sigmar will never forward your CV to a third party without prior consent