Tester – 9 Month Fixed term Contract

Job Title: Tester – 9 Month Fixed term Contract
Department: Information Technology
Reports: Quality, Release & Administration Lead
Location: Cavan


Job Summary

Responsible for preparation and execution of functional testing as part of project delivery to ensure that the introduced changes/applications/systems behave as expected, and do not have an adverse effect on existing systems behaviour.


Key Tasks & Responsibilities

  • Review and Evaluate Business Requirements Documents and Technical Specification Documents to elicit test cases
  • Prepare and execute manual and automated test scripts
  • Execute functional testing of Liberty Insurance Applications and associated systems/infrastructure
  • Where required execute Integration, Regression, and User Acceptance Testing
  • Analyse defects and test failures and ensure that they are reported and tracked per Liberty Insurance Quality Management Standards and Guidelines
  • Ensure that any perceived defects are checked in other available environments to determine whether they are existing issues
  • Ability to track and report on progress to the Project Delivery Team
  • Ability to recommend potential solutions/workarounds where appropriate




  • Third level qualification in IT or an IT-related discipline or equivalent work experience


  • ISTQB foundation or equivalent


Experience & Knowledge


  • Previous QA experience within a software development environment
  • Proficient knowledge of MS Access and MS Excel
  • Ability to work on own initiative and to tight deadlines
  • Previous experience in the Waterfall methodology


  • Knowledge/previous experience of working with Insurance and/or Financial Services applications
  • Previous experience in the Agile methodology



  • Clear communicator – shares clear and appropriately detailed information
  • Team Player – relates to others in a professional manner and promotes team work
  • Participates in improvement efforts within the team
  • Seeks opportunities to learn new skills; accepts and acts on feedback


Liberty Insurance is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


If you would like to apply for any of the above positions please submit your CV to recruit@libertyinsurance.ie

Alternatively, if you require further information on this vacancy, please contact our
Human Resources Department on +353 (0)1 553 4060.