What you’ll be doing...

QA Automation Engineer

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.

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 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 the wider teams to maintain and enhance our test automation frameworks
  • Maintaining bug backlogs - triaging and prioritising with stakeholders
  • Advocate for QA and defining / maintaining quality standards within your team

What we’re looking for...

General Experience

  • A minimum of 3-5+ years experience in software development
  • Professional experience in agile/lean methodologies and processes - ideally Kanban or scrum as a minimum
  • Good communication skills both written and oral
  • Experience with systems analysis and design, and working with senior engineers and architects
  • Demonstrated ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Experience working in larger project and team environments with product, application support and operations teams
  • A software enthusiast with a passion for the technologies you are working with
  • Quality and results focused with experience in project delivery - individually or as part of a team and ideally in a CI/CD environment
  • Bachelor's degree in computer science or related discipline

Technical Skills / Experience

  • Strong experience in testing fundamentals - test case generation, smoke testing, regression etc.
  • 3 years experience in coded test automation (C#, Java, Scala, etc)
  • Experience using Selenium Web Driver 2/3 and Visual Studio to write coded automation tests
  • Understanding of Mobile and Web UI / Browser based testing on modern UI frameworks
  • Cross browser testing experience
  • Experience with test case management tools such as Test Rail
  • Thorough understanding and experience of testing RESTful API architectures through code based testing
  • Experience in Object Oriented/SOLID Design principles and practices
  • Mobile automation test tools experience e.g. Appium.
  • Proficiency in SQL for data set up and verification
  • Ability to read and understand production code as part of test case development
  • Exposure to defect/requirements management tools e.g. JIRA
  • Managing code with source control applications e.g GIT or SVN

Even better if you have:

  • Experience testing Microservices or Service Oriented Architectures
  • Advocate 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.