We are currently looking for a QA Automation Specialist to support our clients into the automation of tests (functional, integration, regression) in an Agile Development context with DevOps pipeline.

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Position: Quality Assurance Automation Specialist

Position Type: Permanent for ASKIDA, or contract (6 months)

Location: Mississauga, Ontario

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Main tasks, in an Agile/Scrum context:

  • Guide the team toward the test automation and the integration of this automation into the DevOps pipeline.
  • Lead the QA Strategy for the project team.
  • Design plans and scenario testing (automated and manual);
  • Writing / scripting test cases (automated and manual);
  • Analyse workflow
  • Estimate testing efforts;
  • Develop the test automation
  • Maintain the automated tests
  • Perform software regression tests to ensure proper function and identify any irregularities
  • Use and improve the defect tracking system
  • Script performance test scenarios
  • Provide recommendations to improve efficiency and product quality
  • Identify areas for quality process optimizations

Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 7 years of experience in quality assurance;
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in test automation – including professional experience scripting with Python;
  • Experience (minimum 2 years) in a QA Automation leadership role;
  • Experience (minimum 2 years) in a QA Automation in a DevOps pipeline context;
  • Professional experience with SoapUI, jMeter;
  • Ability to analyze problems and ease in diagnosis;
  • Increased knowledge in continuous integration;
  • Experience working in a Java environment;
  • Increased capacity in test automation;
  • Ability to interact directly with the customer both oral and written;
  • Ability to evolve within a small team;
  • English is mandatory, French is an asset