Dawson Andrews

an independent digital product firm


Monday 01 January 1900


Main purpose of role & level in the business:

We are currently looking for a talented QA Engineer to join the engineering team at Dawson Andrews. You’ll work as part of a team and report to the VP of Engineering. It’s a fast-paced environment, so it is important for you to make sound, reasoned decisions. As a key role within the team, you will also work closely with clients on a regular basis to agree requirements (functional and non-functional), advising clients and managers on estimated testing effort, and the implications on user stories and user journeys.

You will continuously share knowledge and mentor the team around you. You’ll do this whilst learning about new technologies and approaches, with room to learn, develop and grow.

Essential Criteria:

  • 2+ years QA experience
  • Knowledge of quality assurance terminology, methods, and tools
  • Able to setup and configure a test management tool
  • Experience gathering requirements from customers, turning these into test plans and executing those test plans
  • Demonstrated knowledge of testing best practices, version control practices and defect management practice
  • Works well in a team and with minimal supervision


Desirable Criteria:

  • Test automation experience
  • Performance and Scalability testing experience
  • Penetration and Security Testing experience
  • Experience in any of the following:
    • Native iOS, Android or React Native App development
    • Java
    • Microservices Architecture


Who you are:

You have a ruthless attitude to figure it out and you’re not afraid of taking onus.

Humility where appropriate, confidence when the shot is on.

You should always have an eye on the client’s ROI with an ability to focus on what will deliver them results over distractions.

You should be passionate about building a career in digital product and developing your skills to perform alongside the best in the industry.


About us

We're Dawson Andrews, a digital product studio born in Belfast. We have worked with startups to billion dollar e-commerce companies, we specialise in driving commercial value through digital products and services. We’re a tight knit team, regularly laughing at each other, occasionally fighting fires together and building products we’re really proud of.

How To Apply

Please email us with a cover letter, CV, and link to your portfolio.

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