Software Development Engineer in Test

Belfast, Northern Ireland /
Development – Engineering /
The Software Development Engineer in Test (SDET) plays a pivotal role and will work closely with our Engineering team to author test cases and to complete high quality software releases. The ideal candidate will be responsible for driving the software development process toward quality-centric methodologies. 

Key Qualifications

    • 2+ years of experience in a Quality Engineering role within a Software Development environment
    • Strong object-orientated programming skills, preferably Java
    • Experience in Linux environments required
    • Experience writing test cases to a high standard
    • Experience with Automated Server-side / UI testing and testing Restful web services
    • Proficient English language skills

Preferred Qualifications

    • Experience defining and executing formal performance & load tests    
    • Experience testing distributed or replication software    
    • Hadoop and Cloud experience preferred
    • Experience with Jenkins and Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery methodologies    
    • Knowledge of Infrastructure Automation tools such as Puppet, Docker, Vagrant, Foreman    
    • Experience with UI automation libraries such as Selenium WebDriver    
    • Experience debugging Java applications    


    • Work within an agile Java development team to complete high quality software releases
    • Author test cases for new features based on product requirements
    • Automate new tests using Java / JUnit and continuous improvement of existing tests
    • Test new features and bug fixes, including exploratory testing, to uncover edge cases
    • Investigate customer-reported issues
    • Work closely with the Product Management team to understand product requirements


    • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or equivalent experience
About WANdisco
WANdisco is the LiveData company. WANdisco solutions enable enterprises to create an environment where data is always available, accurate, and protected, creating a strong backbone for their IT infrastructure and a bedrock for running consistent, accurate machine learning applications. With zero downtime and zero data loss, WANdisco LiveData Cloud Services keep geographically dispersed data at any scale consistent between on-premises and cloud environments allowing businesses to operate seamlessly in a hybrid or multi-cloud environment. WANdisco has over a hundred customers and significant go-to-market partnerships with Microsoft Azure, Amazon Web Services, Google Cloud, Oracle, and others as well as OEM relationships with IBM and Alibaba. For more information on WANdisco, visit