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Reference # : 18-00422 Title : Test Automation Specialist (Intermediate)
Location : Ottawa, ON
Position Type : Contract
Experience Level : 5 Years Start Date / End Date : 01/14/2019 / 06/28/2019  
Description
 Location  Ottawa, ON.
 Language  English Required
 Security Clearance   Enhanced / Secret Clearance Required 


Our client requires the services of an Intermediate Test Automation Specialist for a ten (10) month contract to be based in Ottawa, ON.

This is an immediate start opening and requires a capable professional with demonstrable track-record of project delivery within the test automation domain.

The key responsibilities of the post will include the following tasks:
  • Takes responsibility for completeness and accuracy of automation test data entry and record keeping of tests completed
  • Assists with functional and technical test case and script design reviews
  • Creates automated test scripts for change requests and project changes based on functional or technical design documentation
  • Converts requirements and design documents or existing manual test scripts into a set of automated test cases and scripts, ensuring compliance with methodology
  • Performs end-to-end integrated automation testing of key business processes using available tools and applications, ensures fixes are tested and verified until requirements are met
  • Creates test scripts for change requests and project changes based on functional or technical design documentation
  • Converts requirements and design documents into a set of test cases and scripts, ensuring compliance with methodology
  • Performs defect tracking and coordinates QA activities and test automation related activities
  • Analyzes data and recommends improvements and compiles reports based on findings
  • Drives the efficient quality of applications through solid testing methods and improves effectiveness by identifying the right set of test cases and scenarios to automate and execute
  • Recommends adjustments to current test automation processes and procedures to ensure continuous improvements
  • Communicates test automation processes and associated test plans to appropriate parties
  • Works closely with different functional and technical groups to resolve issues, and ensure thorough automated testing that meets the scope of the approved test strategy and test automation approach
  • Participates in product readiness and release decisions and provides test sign-off documentation
  • Performs all functional and non-functional testing. 

Must Haves:
  • 3 - 5 years of experience in automated business application and/or software testing
  • Demonstrated ability to analyze and understand functional, technical and non-functional requirements
  • Experience designing, creating, executing, and troubleshooting both application specific and integrated end-to-end automated test cases, scripts and scenarios
  • 3+ years of experience in all aspects of QA
  • Agile Experience
  • Accessibility Testing
  • Good understanding of QA methodology – test plans, test cycles, and software release
  • Familiarity with DevOps tools and processes.
  • Selenium, SOAPUI or similar web and API test frameworks experience
  • Java, JavaScript experience.

Nice to Have:
  • Mendix or PaaS or 4GL experience
  • Openshift, Docker, Kubernetes
  • TeamCity, Jenkins, Git, Eclipse, Maven, IntelliJ, SonarQube, etc.
  • Mobile testing and load/performance tools such as Jmeter
  • Jira, Zephyr HP ALM/QTP or similar test management tool
  • Continuous testing within CI/ CD construct.


Start Date: 14/01/2019

End Date: 18/10/2019

*Possibility of a contract extension following the initial 10 month period.


If you are interested in this opportunity, please provide a detailed resume with two references attached.

You can submit your details through the job application button, or email directly to gwadey@trm.ca for consideration.

Suitable applicants will be contacted asap for further discussion prior to submission.

Looking forward to hearing from you.

Thank you.