What you’ll be doing...

Verizon Connect is guiding a connected world on the go by automating, optimizing and revolutionizing the way people, vehicles and things move through the world. Our full suite of industry-defining solutions and services put innovation, automation and connected data to work for customers and help them be safer, more efficient and more productive. With more than 3,500 dedicated employees in 15 countries, we deliver leading mobile technology platforms and solutions.

As a SAAS leader, we know our talent is the most important component to our success. We hire top talent and empower them to do their best work. As a division of Verizon, we combine the fun and excitement of a startup environment with the resources, operational excellence, and brand recognition of an established tech giant.

What you’ll be doing…
Working at our Dublin office, you will be part of a cross functional engineering team delivering key features for our award winning SAAS offering, Reveal. As a Senior QA engineer you will be working directly with UX, BA and full stack engineers to deliver coded automated tests for browser and mobile based applications in a CI/CD environment, following Kanban methodologies.

Responsibilities:

  • Coded automation testing
  • Test case development based on functional and technical requirements
  • Set up and monitoring of automation test suites as part of CI/CD pipeline
  • Working directly with our architecture team defining best in class automation test tools and frameworks
  • Working with product and engineering team members defining and managing feature backlogs
  • Maintaining bug backlogs - triaging and prioritising with stakeholders
  • Advocate for QA and defining / maintaining quality standards within your team
  • Coaching / Mentoring junior developers

What we’re looking for...

General Experience

A minimum of 6-8 years experience in software development
Strong experience in agile/lean methodologies and processes (ideally Kanban or scrum) leading process improvements and engineering disciplines
Excellent communication skills both written and oral - comfortable presenting to their team and wider groups
Ability to lead systems analysis with application design individually and with an architecture team to deliver detailed application specifications
Demonstrated ability to lead and /or guide a team
Experience mentoring junior developers
Experience working in larger project and team environments with product, application support and operations teams
A passionate software developer with a strong interest in new and emerging technologies and the confidence to influence the technical direction on projects
Demonstrated delivery of major projects with a focus on quality and productivity
Ability to coach, mentor and influence colleagues through testing strategies and implementations
Strong experience in Unit Testing
Bachelor's degree in computer science or related discipline

Technical Skills

Strong understanding of testing fundamentals and best practices - development of test cases, edge case and boundary testing , smoke tests , regression tests and defining/testing non functional application requirements
5-6 years experience in coded test automation in one or more languages - (C#, Java, Scala, etc)
Advanced understanding of Mobile and Web UI / Browser based testing on modern UI frameworks
Experience using Selenium Web Driver 2/3 and Visual Studio delivering coded automation tests
Experience developing test automation frameworks
Experience in a CI/CD environment maintaining ‘green board’’ policies, and driving test coverage statistics and defect reporting
Advanced level understanding of Object Oriented/SOLID Design principles and practices and their application as design patterns in automated testing
Professional experience using mobile automation tools such as Appium.
Cross browser testing experience
Experience with Multi Threading and parallel testing
Strong SQL experience for data set up and verification - in high volume, high throughput environments
Experience with test case management tools such as Test Rail
Advanced level experience testing RESTful API architectures through code based testing
Hands on experience testing Microservices or Service Oriented Architectures
The ability to read and understand production code to aide in test generation process.
Experience managing defect backlogs and requirements management with tools such as JIRA
Experience with GIT or related source control tools


Even better if you have:
Advocate/ambassador of clean code practices and processes
Demonstrated performance testing experience (JUnit, Loadrunner or other tools)
Knowledge of Test Driven Development and Domain Driven Design

When you join Verizon...

You’ll be doing work that matters alongside other talented people, transforming the way people, businesses and things connect with each other. Beyond powering America’s fastest and most reliable network, we’re leading the way in broadband, cloud and security solutions, Internet of Things and innovating in areas such as, video entertainment. Of course, we will offer you great pay and benefits, but we’re about more than that. Verizon is a place where you can craft your own path to greatness. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, find your future at Verizon.