Senior Quality Engineer

Belfast, United Kingdom


Belfast, United Kingdom


Information Technology

Senior Quality Engineer

 → Are you someone who has a passion to streamline application functions through automated testing processes. Do you like to examine defect reports and prioritize the necessary tests. Do you enjoy using your problem solving skills to identify defects. Let's go!!

→ Rapid7 is looking for a Quality Engineer to join a newly formed delivery team as it continues to grow and advance the organization's enterprise applications ecosystem. We need a team player with quality engineering chops that is excellent at writing automated tests to ensure high quality delivery of software solutions. The ideal candidate is someone who can contribute to a team tasked with delivering robust technical solutions, solving system and business problems, and developing/executing enhancement/support plans. 

At Rapid7 we are...

  • Energetic, Passionate, Fun and Enthusiastic

  • Self-Motivated and Accountable – we are able to take direction and manage prioritization of work

  • Business outcome focused and Collaborative – we are able to work independently as well as part of a team

  • Committed to Continuous Learning – we strive to continuously learn and adapt to new tools and techniques

The ideal candidate will bring the following to the table:

This role will work closely with business and functional SMEs / leadership, Product Owners, Application Analysts, Administrators, Software Engineers, Scrum Masters and 3rd party support teams (to continue) to build and support Rapid7's business systems.

If you fit the bill, you'll do the following and much, much more:

  • Be a key member of a business transformation initiative that brings significant benefit to our customers 

  • 5 to 7 years practical QA Automation and/or Continuous Integration experience.

  • Collaborate with internal team and service providers to fix and improve products

  • Experience with Automation Testing to identify and create appropriate test cases and scripts for automation and regression testing.

  • Understanding of software development lifecycle.

  • Comprehension of test management, defect tracking, and requirements management tools.

  • Experience with Selenium, Jenkins, Cucumber, TestRail TCMS, Jira, Confluence, Java, JUnit

  • Strong verbal and written communication, attention to detail, and analytical/problem-solving skills required.

  • Strong analytical skills

  • Contribute, as part of a team, towards organizational goal of providing products that delight our users.

  • Test, through all stages of the software lifecycle.

  • Design, maintain, and execute automation test cases.

  • Translate assigned end-user requirements into fully documented test cases and scripts in accordance with approved test plans.

  • Interact with test team and other groups to identify, create, and maintain test data needed to execute test cases.

  • Executes test cases and scripts manually or using automated test tools,

  • Evaluates results of test execution and records, retests, and closes defects when expected results not achieved.

  • Report progress and issues to test management and participates in test team status meetings as required.

  • Participates in review of project requirements to understand test objectives and to provide input on testability of requirements.

We will be really excited if you have these experiences:  

  • Test automation with best in class business applications including Salesforce and NetSuite

  • Experience with Git and Jenkins or similar version control and build platforms

  • Experience with accounting, quote-to-cash, subscription lifecycle management, direct and partner selling channels

  • Security domain expertise or mindset