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QA Test Automation Engineer

  • Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

Job description

Location: Ottawa

Term: 6 month contract

HTG seeks a QA Test Automation Engineer to join our team. If you're passionate about automated testing and thrive in a collaborative environment, we invite you to contribute your expertise to our pursuit of excellence.

In this role, you will:

  1. Test Planning: Collaborate with the QA team to plan and design test automation strategies and approaches for various projects.
  2. Test Case Development: Develop automated test scripts and test cases based on project requirements, functional specifications, and user stories.
  3. Test Execution: Execute automated test scripts to ensure the quality and functionality of software applications across different platforms and environments.
  4. Defect Management: Identify, report, and track defects using appropriate tools and methodologies, and work closely with developers to resolve issues.
  5. Test Framework Development: Contribute to the development and maintenance of test automation frameworks to support efficient and scalable test automation efforts.
  6. Test Environment Setup: Set up and configure test environments, including software, hardware, and network configurations, to facilitate automated testing.
  7. Performance Testing: Develop and execute performance test scripts to assess the performance and scalability of applications under different load conditions.
  8. Documentation: Document test procedures, test results, and automation scripts to ensure comprehensive test coverage and facilitate knowledge transfer within the team.

Job requirements

• Strong English verbal and written communication skills
• Experience with Clojure Script
• Experience with Ruby on Heroku
• Experience with SQL and Mongo
• Experience with Windows
• Experienced with test automation using Selenium
• Test Automation Framework
• Good working knowledge of Jenkins
• Comfortable at looking for ways to automate and optimize common tasks
• Professional experience in software quality assurance
• Experience with VMWare, Kubernetes, Helm
• Knowledge of the telecommunications industry, particularly telephony and networking
• Looks for opportunities to improve test automation tooling and code
• Familiar with best practices for test automation
• Skilled in working with distributed systems
• Knows the difference between a road block and a hurdle
• Can independently troubleshoot and investigate issues that arise

High Tech Genesis Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Diversity and inclusion are at the core of our values.

Please be advised:

  1. Applicants must have the legal right to work in Canada.
  2. Kindly submit your resume in MS Word format upon application for this position.