QA Test Engineer

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    €45k per year

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    Michael O'Brien

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    [email protected]

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    +353 19609796

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  • Published:

    21 days ago

QA Test Engineer

My client, an IT manufacturing multinational are looking to hire a QA Test Engineer on a permanent basis for their Galway office. The successful candidate will be part of the QA team working closely with the R&D team to evaluate and test the advanced imaging solutions for state of the art portable devices.

The role:

  • Evaluate the quality of image analysis and processing algorithms.
  • Design and implement automated test cases to check the quality of image processing products and their features.
  • Prepare detailed reports by filtering and processing complex test results data.
  • Create and maintain shared documentation, including documentation of testing plans and procedures, test-case specifications and test reports
  • Create programs that automate the processing of large sets of data and images.
  • Design, implement and perform comparative evaluations and benchmarking of imaging features in cameras and camera-phones.
  • Organize, carry out and document automated and manual exploratory testing of imaging products in cameras or in software applications.
  • Help organizing and performing photo shoot sessions to acquire image datasets

You will need:

  • 3+ years of software testing, QA, R&D or programming experience
  • Proven experience with automated testing, ideally using scripting languages.
  • Good knowledge and solid experience with one or more of the following programming languages: Python, Ruby, Java
  • Familiarity with development tools such as Eclipse IDE.
  • BS in computer science, electric/electronic engineering or mathematics
  • Initiative, self-motivation, thoroughness and superior attention to details
  • Excellent written and spoken English

Additional Skills:

  • Experience with C or C++ programming
  • Additional scripting and programming experience, using various software development tools
  • Testing and QA experience for Automotive SW products or technologies
  • Experience with Process Quality Assurance in software development (e.g. SPICE, CMMI)
  • Knowledge of digital photography and cameras
  • Understanding of digital image processing algorithms (digitization & coding, enhancement & restoration, segmentation and description)

The Next Step for you:

  • Should this position be of interest to you please forward your CV to Michael O'Brien ([email protected]) from Next Generation Recruitment or alternatively call on the main line on +353 1 6629120.
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