One of our digital clinet is looking for an Intermediate Automation Tester for a 12 months contract in Toronto .
The team includes a passionate group of strategists, UX and visual designers, full stack developers, content managers, scrum masters, testers, product owners, people experience specialists, and other digital experts.
As an Intermediate Automation Tester , you will be working as a part of a friendly, cross-disciplinary agile team who helps each other solve problems across all functions.
You will provide leadership in Quality Assurance practices and collaborate across the team to advocate and evangelize testing best practices, such as Exploratory Testing, Test Driven Development (TDD), Continuous Integration (CI) and Continuous Delivery (CD).
You will work closely with developers and product owners to grasp the full scope of features and pair with developers to advise and build automation scripts (unit, integration, end-to-end, UI) ensuring code coverage and quality
You will create, execute, improve and maintain automation test scripts through standard methodologies, closely monitor test results for swift feedback, and participate in peer code reviews
You will advocate and evangelize good testing practices, like pair programming, code reviews, Test Driven Development (TDD), Exploratory Testing, Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD), Continuous Integration (CI), and Continuous Delivery (CD)
You will engage in all phases of the agile development cycle, clearly and actively voice out concerns and strive to tackle technical debt with your team
You will identify, evaluate, report and document defects, questionable functions and inconsistencies in product content and outlook during the design and implementation phase
You will conduct Manual testing when required and lead and conduct Exploratory Testing sessions with the team
Automation audit and cleaning, validate accuracy/efficiency, remove duplicates with other types of testing (Unit Test/Contract Test), remove overlapping with other E2E testing, respecting digital code standards, validate that tests are sold)
Build and maintain documentation in Confluence and other document hubs
Demonstrable history of excelling in a team based collaborative environment.
Strong team leadership skills (helping lead the team's work)
Experience mentoring junior team members, overseeing code quality and evangelizing best practices
You also have strong interpersonal, critical thinking, analytical and problem solving skills
You have a strong ability to learn and adapt in a fast-paced changing environment
You have an understanding of QA methodologies and strong ‘hands on’ experience developing test scripts for functional, performance, and regression testing that include automated, ad-hoc, and manual testing elements
You have good experience with Continuous Integration, Continuous Build, Continuous Delivery Practices, Test Automation and related tool-sets (such as Selenium, Jenkins, NightwatchJS, etc)
Establish and maintain comprehensive and well-structured test cases to organize component test scenarios, for documentation and knowledge sharing purposes.
You have experience with testing within an Agile development environment
You are experienced in both web and mobile testing
You are adept at communicating and collaborating with both technical and non-technical team members
Must to have skills:
o Experience with Continuous Integration, Continuous Build, Continuous Delivery Practices, Test Automation and related tool-sets (such as Selenium, Jenkins, NightwatchJS, etc)
o Experience in both web and mobile testing
o Understanding of QA methodologies and strong ‘hands on’ experience developing test scripts for functional, performance, and regression testing that include automated, ad-hoc, and manual testing elements
Nice to have skills:
o Experience in testing mobile apps
o Possess demonstrable leadership thinking and expertise with testing methods, strategies, and tools
o Demonstrate a passion for continuous improvement of existing processes and tools, as well as documentation of standards and best practices
You possess demonstrable leadership thinking and expertise with testing methods, strategies, and tools
You demonstrate a passion for continuous improvement of existing processes and tools, as well as documentation of standards and best practices
Experience working with design systems