GECAN - Quality Assurance Engineer III
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GECAN - Quality Assurance Engineer III
Ref No.: 18-09783
Location: Lachine, Quebec
Quality Assurance Engineer
Lachine, QC
3+ month-TEMP TO PERM

Job Overview:

Responsible for testing a component, feature and or feature set. Works independently and contributes to the immediate team and to other teams across business. S/he contributes to quality engineering discussions.

Essential Responsibilities:
In this role, you will:
• Own medium-sized quality engineering tasks; and delivers while mentoring and helping team members
• Make technology choices at individual level and has ability to analyze impact
• Apply principles of SDLC and methodologies like Lean/Agile/XP, CI, Software and Product Security, Scalability, Documentation Practices, refactoring and Testing Techniques
• Integrate project testing with continuous-integration process
• Work with fellow team members to diagnose bugs and formulate solutions
• Provide expertise in the quality engineering, test planning and testing methodology for a software project
• Develop and executes maintainable automation tests for acceptance, functional, and regression test cases
• Write effective tests according to best practices so that crucial functional requirements are verified and tests remain valid when code is refactored

Basic Qualifications:
• Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or in "STEM” Majors (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math)
• A minimum of 5 years of professional experience in (include technical skill) OR Master's degree with 3 years of experience (include technical skill)

Desired Characteristics:
• Expertise in developing API test cases using Junit/TestNG.
• Experience in UI test automation using Selenium, cucumber framework
• Experience working in an Agile team, in particular SCRUM.
• Knowledge about working with Test Driven Integration
• Experience in programming (Eg. /Java/Python/Javascript)
• Excellent problem solving, analytical skills, and technical troubleshooting skills.
• Clarity and precision in verbal and written communication.
• Knowledge about working with Continuous Integration
• Deep understanding of large, complex, software systems to help isolate and reproduce defects, and assess risk.
• Ability to learn new skills.
• Expert in breaking down problems and estimate time for development tasks
• Evangelizes how our technology solves customer problems from a technology and business perspective
• Influences through others; builds direct and "behind the scenes " support for ideas
• Proactively identifies and removes project obstacles or barriers on behalf of the team
• Shares knowledge, power, and credit, establishing trust, credibility, and goodwill
• Excellent communication skills and the ability to interface with senior leadership with confidence and clarity