Quality Engineer/Test Automation Specialist - SAP Citywest, Dublin
We are recruiting a Quality Engineer/Test Automation Specialist to join their Business Intelligence Team on their Dublin site. Please note, this is a temporary contract role for which you would be employed by Manpower and working on behalf of our client; SAP.
PURPOSE AND OBJECTIVES
As market leader in enterprise application software, SAP helps companies of all sizes and industries run better. SAP has sales and development locations in more than 50 countries worldwide. SAP applications and services enable more than 248,500 customers worldwide to operate profitably, adapt continuously and grow sustainably.
Our vision is to help the world run better.
Business Intelligence (BI) is a branch of software engineering focused on achieving operational excellence in enterprises through the use of data. Predictive analytics gives our customers the insight they need to predict new developments, capitalize on future trends, and respond to challenges before they happen. Our market-leading combination of real-time business intelligence (BI) and predictive analytics make it easy for customers to extract forward-looking insights from Big Data, harness the power of R, and create stunning data visualizations with ease.
EXPECTATIONS AND TASKS
The Dublin BI Predictive Analytics team is responsible for extending SAP's offering in this space. The team consist of user experience designers, developers, software testers and data scientists, and works at the forefront of this challenging topic.
We are currently seeking a Quality Specialist to drive the quality agenda within the group, apply software testing best practice and continue a culture of delivering excellence.
You will also get to work in our next generation AppHaus. The AppHaus is a unique physical space for software development, and it is a living embodiment of the philosophy of Design Thinking.
Main responsibilities include the following:
*Definition and execution of functional or technical tests
*Creation of automated test scripts
*Liaising with Product Owners\development leads to specify test objectives
*Promoting the quality agenda within the team
*Working to ensure adherence to SAP quality standards and processes
EDUCATION AND QUALIFICATION / SKILLS AND COMPETENCIES
*Bachelor's or Master's degree in Computer Science or equivalent
*At least 3 years' experience for specialists, 8 years for senior specialists
*Experience of working in a cross-functional team
*Experience working with agile software development methodologies and tools
*Unrelenting drive for quality
*Experience with testing frameworks and tools such as JUnit, Selenium, QTP