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Updated on 16 April 2018 Product Test Engineer

We Offer

  • Naas County Kildare
  • Contract
  • €250 to €280 per day
  • Interviewing Now - Start May 2018

Product Test Engineer

Exactest have an immediate requirement for a Product Test Engineer to work with one of our leading clients based in County Kildare. The role involves maintaining the test environment, test design and execution and defect reporting formats. You should update project related data as required in applicable systems and ensure timely reporting and response to stakeholders. This is a chance to work on cutting edge technology for a world leading company.

  • Participate in product design, requirements reviews and other team meetings
  • Provide feedback on system design (functional and technical)
  • Working closely with Scrum team members, electronic engineers to clarify requirements, ensure they are testable and can be automated
  • Identifying any dependencies associated with the test event (hardware, software, resourcing, skills etc.)
  • Design and develop any relevant test hardware and scripts that can be used to establish the performance envelope of new products
  • Defining and writing test plans and cases based on requirement documents
  • Scheduling and executing test cases, logging results and defects, following issues through to resolution and escalating issues where appropriate
  • Participate in improving test engineering best practices, tools and processes

Core Skills

  • Degree in Computer Science/Engineering, or equivalent professional experience in similar industry
  • 5-7 years of hands on software and/or hardware testing
  • Linux and windows environment experience
  • Excellent debugging, troubleshooting and problem solving skills and attention to detail
  • Experienced in test process definition and implementation
  • Experience working with JIRA or similar test defect/case tracking tool
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Comfortable in working in a fast-paced development environment
  • VBscript, Python and/or Bash scripting experience
  • Experience in designing, developing, executing and reporting on performance tests
  • Experience with internet protocols including UDP and TCP/IP
  • ISTQB qualification
  • Familiarity with embedded systems
** Candidates must be eligible to live and work in Ireland.
** Agency assistance is not required at this time.