Location
Belfast

This role plays a critical part in the Datactics product development process, while developing products answering to its customer needs is key to its success.

This role plays a critical part in the Datactics product development process, while developing products answering to our customer needs is key to our success. This is a new team for Datactics, as we recognize the importance of dedicating time to solidifying and innovating the products we develop with our core software platform. Our products are used to solve data management problems in major international banks, insurers, government, healthcare, and other financial services firms.

​QA Engineer tasks fall into the following areas:

QA tasks

  • Cooperate with Product Owners and QA Manager to lay out processes for QA of a given product
  • Cooperate with Software Developers and QA Manager to lay out processes for QA of a given core software component
  • Help to manage QA infrastructure, environment and processes
  • Work on QA tasks (testing, benchmarking etc.)
  • Report on progress and status of QA activities
  • Work on QA documentation

Product Management

  • Participate in Product Management workgroups as agreed with the QA Manager
  • Make use of Product Management infrastructure (e.g. GIT, Jira)

Working at Datactics

Our employee benefits package includes private health insurance, training allowances and a shared bonus pool. But more than this, we place huge importance on cohesion between all areas of the company so that we can work quickly, efficiently and deliver the best possible experience for our clients and staff. Everyone you work with has grown with the company in the same way, so will be on hand to help!

We pride ourselves on being inclusive and diverse, as we believe these are two of the biggest contributors behind our talented team of circa. 50 people. In fact, we have 13 different nationalities and 40% of female team members which has led to being awarded the Waters Technology ‘Best Company for Diversity and Inclusion’ in 2020.

About you

The ideal candidate possesses the following skills/qualities:

  • Knowledge of data storage and manipulation techniques
  • Understanding of cloud consoles (Aws, Azure)
  • Experience with complex deployment architectures over multiple environments
  • Understanding and experience of software/product development processes
  • Experience with data visualisation tools (PowerBI, Tableau, Cognos, Qlik, etc.)
  • Prior experience in QA is a plus
  • Domain expertise in Data Quality and Matching is a plus
  • Understanding of Datactics proprietary technology is a plus

English is essential as the vast majority of meetings will be conducted in English.  As we’ve already mentioned, we have a really diverse team, with many languages spoken, so any additional languages are always a bonus.