Glass Lewis

Senior Software Quality Engineer

Employment typeFull-Time

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  • Job Description

      Req#: D4A22F7521

      Company Overview

      Glass Lewis is the world’s choice for governance solutions. We enable institutional investors and publicly-listed companies to make sustainable decisions based in research and data. We cover 30,000+ meetings each year, across approximately 100 global markets.

      Our customers include the majority of the world’s largest pension plans, mutual funds, and asset managers, collectively managing over $40 trillion in assets. We have teams located across the United States, Europe, and Asia-Pacific giving us global reach with a local perspective on the important governance issues. Founded in 2003, Glass Lewis is headquartered in San Francisco, California with additional offices in Kansas City, Missouri; London, U.K.; Paris, France; Limerick, Ireland; Karlsruhe, Germany; Sydney, Australia; and Tokyo, Japan.


      We are looking for an Engineer to play key role in a small team driving our efforts in quality assurance. The right candidate is highly motivated, self-driven, eager to learn, and passionate about taking ownership of their contribution to the product. We are a highly professional, self-organising team working in a truly agile environment. Our culture is built on being open to new ideas and feedback and we believe in building great software, technical excellence and having fun.


      • Key responsibility to ensure that all quality checks, risk assessment and processes and procedures have been followed by the teams in relation to all releases to production.
      • Estimate, prioritize, plan and coordinate testing activities with our teams to ensure quality and test coverage.
      • Collaborate in an agile environment, actively participating in agile ceremonies including Daily Stand-ups
      • Assist teams in developing test plans and cases to ensure accuracy and completeness.
      • Review user stories requirements, specifications and technical design documents when required
      • Work with agile teams to identify integration points for new work
      • Create and maintain dependency documentation for system wide regression
      • Assist with execution of manual testing with a close eye to transition to automation testing.

      What you’ll bring to the table

      Above all we value communication, common sense and interpersonal skills. The ideal candidate will bring:

      • Strong documentation and communication skills.
      • Willingness to give and take feedback and share knowledge
      • A strong desire to learn and improve.
      • The ability to influence QA and testing best practices within your team
      • Willingness to transition/ learn to automated testing

      From a technical perspective we would require a minimum of 5 years QA experience through the entire lifecycle of an enterprise application. Use of the following technologies and methodologies would be a distinct advantage:

      • Proven work experience in software development
      • Proven work experience in software quality assurance
      • Strong knowledge of software QA methodologies, tools and processes
      • Experience in writing clear, concise and comprehensive test plans and test cases
      • Hands-on experience in API testing
      • Hands-on experience with both white box and black box testing
      • Hands-on experience with automated testing tools ( Cypress and Playwright)
      • Hands-on experience in Performance testing ( e.g: JMeter)
      • Solid knowledge of SQL and scripting (Java Script)
      • Experience working in an Agile/Scrum development process

      Nice to have's

      • Experience with security testing is a plus
      • BS degree in Computer Science, Engineering or a related subject

      • Employer Pension Contribution *
      • Private Health Insurance *
      • Life Insurance *
      • Long term illness Cover *
      • Supported Study Leave

      *on completion of 6 month probation

      Please note, only applicants who are eligible to work in Ireland with no restrictions will be considered (e.g. EU Citizens/ applicants with permanent residence permits)

  • About the company

      Glass, Lewis & Co. is an American proxy advisory services company.