Principal QA Engineer

REF: BBBH29827_1635324966

  • Position: Permanent
  • Salary: £50000 to £60000
  • Location: NI - Greater Belfast

MCS Group is delighted to be exclusively partnering with Optiva, a global leader launching a Centre of Excellence in Belfast, their mission is driving innovation for mission-critical revenue management and CRM solutions for both telecom operators and enterprises using latest cloud-native technologies.

Optiva powers the business logic at the heart of monetization strategies for the growing wave of 5G and IOT applications

At the heart of this digital transformation will be this organisation's people, this means as an Engineer you will be given access to bleeding-edge projects, the newest technologies, and the opportunity to work with and learn from experts in their industry.

The role

  • You will be responsible for driving and evolving the QA strategy.
  • You will be an anchor and leader for the QA team.
  • You will be the last call for quality.
  • You will participate in functional, non-functional, and exploratory testing.
  • You will be responsible for troubleshooting and reproducing technical problems, documenting them, and following through until resolution.
  • You will look for ways to create efficient testing approaches on short and long-term testing cycles.

The Person

  • You can demonstrate strong technical experience in the QA space.
  • You have experience working within complex systems.
  • You have strong experience using test automation tools e.g., Cucumber.
  • You can evidence work using Linux/Unix based systems.
  • You have experience in Quality Assurance process definition, development, and enforcement in a continuous improvement environment.
  • You have experience using API testing tools such as Postman.

The Package

  • Salary up to £60,000.
  • Excellent bonus structure.
  • Pension matching.
  • Health Insurance (Including family).
  • Progression opportunities.

To speak in absolute confidence about this opportunity please contact Heidi Robinson, Specialist Recruitment Consultant at MCS Group on 02896935511, or email

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