Senior Software/Automation Engineer

  • Negotiable
  • Contract
  • Galway
  • Posted 4 months ago

Position: Senior Software/Automation Engineer

Location: Galway


Due to unprecedented growth, my client, a Global Financial Services Company is seeking a Senior Java Developer to join their team in Galway on a 6-month Contract to work on a delivery team designing, developing & implementing features for the Trading and Post Trade Team. The successful candidate will work closely with business and technology partners across Ireland and the US.


Key Responsibilities of the role


  • Play multiple roles in a scrum team including test automation, development and analysis
  • Elaborate, develop and test features and stories based on analysis of complex business requirements
  • Collaborate with global quality team and quality champions locally to ensure best practices in test automation are consistently followed


Skills/Experience Required

  • Degree or equivalent in Computer Science, Engineering or related discipline
  • 3+ years of Software Quality Assurance, Test Automation or relevant experience
  • Ability to understand and develop application code in Java
  • Expertise with Continuous Integration practices and automated deployment tools such as Maven, Git/Stash, Jenkins, Nexus, uDeploy, etc. desirable.
  • Expertise in Test Automation tools (e.g. JUnit, Cucumber, Fitnesse)
  • Experience in developing and testing multi-tier web applications in Java/JEE and open source frameworks
  • Good understanding of database concepts and SQL
  • An understanding of best practice Agile development methodology
  • Experience working with teams located in multiple geographic locations
  • Experience working in Financial services desired   


If you would like to join a company that is committed to being an industry leader by investing in technology and champions a positive and dynamic working environment, then this is the role for you.

Please call me on 01 4744523 or e-mail to discuss in confidence.


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Fiona Devine

Fiona Devine

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