QA Automation Developer

Job description

QA Automation Developer

ID #         05NS052422QAAD

Location: Ottawa, Ontario Canada

Hybrid:    Min 2 days per month in office

Term:       Full time, permanent


Are you a person who thinks like a tester, is a power user and who has experience building computers? High Tech Genesis is looking for a QA Automation Developer to join our team!

Responsibilities:

  • Develop and maintain automated test cases
  • Collaborate with manual testers and developers to identify test cases that are suitable for automation (cost/benefit analysis, complexity etc.)
  • Manage timing and execution of automated regression runs
  • Analyze the results of automated regression runs and address test failures by correcting automated test deficiencies and raising defects
  • Automate tests to cover customer-found issues
  • Track work in two-week sprints following the Kanban model
  • Participate in sprint planning and grooming
  • Work with controlled, dedicated automation test environments, including troubleshooting
  • Identify defects and manage those defects through a bug tracking system (TFS)
  • Partner with development teams to reproduce defect scenarios and identify root causes
  • Work with other members of the test team to: Participate in regression testing, prioritize areas for soak testing and give feedback on feature testing shortfalls

Requirements

  • MUST qualify for Top Secret Security Clearance (Be a Canadian Citizen, or PR with 3+ years of living in Canada/ Verifiable 10-year history with no criminal record)
  • Strong verbal communication in English
  • Knowledgeable in the Software Quality Assurance or related field
  • Hands-on experience writing automated tests
  • Skilled in writing code
  • Experience with test automation using: Javascript and Selenium and .NET
  • TestComplete or similar COTS automation tools
  • Experience working with distributed systems
  • Experienced with scripting or programming
  • Good problem-solving techniques
  • Is passionate about software testing and quality
  • Consistency and paying attention to detail is crucial
  • Works independently, can troubleshoot and investigate issues that arise

Desired skills

  • Working knowledge of Jenkins
  • Experience with VMWare, Kubernetes, Helm
  • Knowledge of the telecommunications industry, particularly telephony and networking

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 a MS Word version of your resume when applying for this position.

Note 5: Salary will be commensurate with experience.