Senior QA Tester

  • Dublin City Centre
  • Negotiable
  • Contract


Responsible for ensuring that all program code/system changes are successfully tested and signed off before implementation into a production environment as per specification and within agreed timelines.

Key Accountabilities:

  • Review/analyze business requirements to ensure they are quantifiable and testable.
  • Interact with colleagues and stakeholders to develop and agree on test requirements using appropriate tools and techniques and broaden own knowledge base in the process.
  • Provide estimates for QA Tasks and track effort against those tasks, escalating deviations
  • Assist in the development of a testing strategy for projects and large enhancements and develop master test plans and schedules as required.
  • Develop test plans, cases/scripts, status reports & other deliverables as required that are risk assessed and meet the test environment needs.
  • Perform and manage test execution, either independently or in partnership with various IT teams and business clients.
  • Ensure test metrics are monitored and tracked for corrective action, defects are raised and diagnosed, and provide consultation and support to stakeholders based on these.
  • Produce test summary reports and input into process improvements
  • Carry out peer reviews of other QA staff test plans.
  • Responsibility for all aspects of testing, such as test automation, database manipulation, and XML injection testing to functional specification testing and supporting later Test Phases. 
  • Develop and maintain a deep knowledge of the systems and their functionality, along with related Business Processes
  • Use internal defect tracking and test case management system(s) to document test cases, record defects, and record test case execution results.
  • Raise and re-test defects.

Experience Required:

  • 5 years + Experience working as an IT Tester
  • Strong organizational skills with the ability to prioritize across multiple tasks to tight timelines and to coordinate cross-team work.
  • Strong communication and influencing skills.
  • Ability to effectively work in a team to agree on project plans and timescales that are realistic and achievable.
  • Strong analytical skills and understanding of the insurance industry. Understanding of how the business operates and how our systems support it.
  • IT Degree or equivalent, or relevant business or technical experience.



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    • NGSn QA
    • Dublin City Centre
    • Negotiable
    • Contract
    • 21st of December
    • IT
    Naiadi Gil

    Naiadi Gil

    • Naiadi Gil
    • 01 4064657