Automation Engineer - Python

Job description

Automation Engineer - Python

ID #:        7EDB122121AEP

Location: Ottawa, Ontario Canada

Term:       Full Time

High Tech Genesis is looking for an automation engineer with python experience to join our MSX Engineering team.

Some of your roles/responsibilities will include:

  • Develop automation for end-to-end Solution level user flows on MSX platform
  • Integrate GUI based tool like Selenium in the current python-based automation framework
  • Integrate GUI and python-based automation
  • Work on microservices and platform specific automation
  • Design and document technical specifications that will be used to communicate and validate the overall use case for automation
  • Execute, maintain and add unit / regression tests during the development phase.
  • Run regression tests and debug failures
  • File defects to track issues and failures
  • Work with development team to reproduce/isolate and try builds with fixes
  • Participate in design sessions to support and validate ideas for possible solutions
  • Peer reviews to ensure that new feature will comply to the development standard and best practices
  • Develop and manage the overall continuous integration process
  • Work in an Agile environment using Scrum and Kanban methodologies


  • 3+ years of experience in Selenium based automation
  • 3+ years of experience in development of python-based automation
  • 7+ years of industry experience in information technology and engineering
  • Understanding with basic networking protocols
  • Familiarity with build process and tools like Gradle, Jenkins, Git
  • Capable of working in an Agile/Scrum development process
  • Strong analytical and troubleshooting skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, strong presentation skills
  • A self-starter. Works well with others
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • BS or MS degree in Computer Science or related fields

Note 1: You MUST be legally entitled to work in Canada (i.e., possess Canadian Citizenship, Permanent Residency or Valid Work Permit).

Note 2: High Tech Genesis Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Note 3: In accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA), HTG will provide accommodation accessible formats and communication supports for the interview process upon request.

Note 4: Please submit an MS Word version of your resume when applying for this position.

Note 5: Salary will commensurate with experience.