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Senior Software Test Engineer

  • Location: D18, Dublin, Ireland
  • Type: Contract
  • Job #25319

Are you looking for your next contract as a Senior Software Test Engineer? Or maybe you’re interested in reaping the financial benefits, flexibility, and control of being an LTD company contractor? If so, we have an opportunity for you!

We are collaborating with a Financial Services multinational who is presently recruiting for an experienced Senior Software Test Engineer with 4+ years of experience in a fast-paced environment.

The successful candidate will join a team who delivers advanced intelligence globally through a patent-protected platform. The team supports over 20 products that prevent fraud, combat crimes, offer spending control, protect against financial risks, and generate revenue.

Why work as a contractor with Allen Recruitment?

  • Simple online contracts
  • Online timesheets
  • Self-billing
  • Regular on time payments (not related to when the client pays)

Location: Dublin 18 – Hybrid
Contract type: B2B/LTD
Rate: up to €568 per day
Duration: 12 months
Visa sponsorship: No
BBBH: 25319

As this is a contract role, you must hold an EU citizenship or a valid Stamp 4 visa.


  • Analyze code review reports and development quality to ensure best practices.
  • Develop and monitor quality gating and automation strategy, focusing on code coverage and APIs.
  • Ensure performance and scalability for applications and platforms.
  • Collaborate with software engineers to ensure proper test coverage, configuration quality, monitoring, and early performance testing.
  • Develop and implement QA standards, processes, tools, and methodologies.
  • Document performance test strategies and plans; translate system requirements into test methods.
  • Participate in requirements reviews and performance testing; monitor resolutions and maintain documentation.
  • Implement complex automation efforts; replicate and resolve production issues.
  • Define and implement best practices for application performance management.
  • Assist in vendor assessment and recommend software development tools.
  • Manage medium-sized projects/initiatives; assign day-to-day work.
  • Review project-level documentation, walkthroughs, and inspections.
  • Evaluate opportunities to automate manual testing.
  • Ensure all new testing is automated to avoid adding to the manual testing backlog.

Minimum Requirements:

  • 5+ years of relevant experience
  • Advanced Automation Development in Java/Scala. Hands-on experience with Java or Scala and related test automation tools (e.g., TestNG, Junit5, Maven, Selenium WebDriver) is crucial.
  • Performance and Scalability Testing expertise
  • Strong knowledge of software testing best practices, including code review, test coverage, and automation strategy

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