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Automation Engineer

Job Title: Automation Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Lisburn
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 11930
Contact Name: Skyemarie Bree
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 13, 2020 11:23

Job Description


Rubicon Consulting is currently recruiting for a Automation Engineer working on Various on a 6 month Contract based in Lisburn.

The Successful candidate will be responsible for reviewing requirements and for verifying that the products fulfil their functional and performance requirements by test.





• Focal point for all system test activities within the R&D environment

• Testing complex embedded software systems (both black box and white box)

• Develop an in-depth understanding of our products to provide a user / customer perspective to aid the software development process

• Plan test step-ups based on specific use cases and technical requirements, in addition to defining efficient test strategies and necessary test infrastructure

• Work in close cooperation with developers for analysing bugs, key requirements, and test/system aspects

• Provide feedback to development team to improve design

• Develop tools and test setups to automate testing for rapid release schedules

• Evaluate field issues and propose solutions


• Types of testing:

o Graphical user interface testing

o Usability testing

o Software performance testing

o Compatibility testing

o Security testing

o Regression testing

o Installation testing

o Recovery testing


Requirements: -

A good numerate/science focused degree including (but not limited to) Mathematics, Physics, Engineering and Computer Science; or qualified to HNC level or above plus significant experience

• Strong inter-personal and communication skills

• Excellent report writing & presentation skills

• Ability to present complex data clearly with meaningful conclusions

• Ability to work with minimum supervision

• Able to plan and prioritise own work and deliverables

• Proficient with Microsoft office tools (word, excel, PowerPoint)


Desirable Requirements:

• Automation expertise (Python)

• Design, develop and execute automation scripts using Python


Our Company

Rubicon Consulting is a Talent management consultancy which helps you to optimise business performance and competitive advantage by choosing the right people first time!