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Reference # : 18-00425 Title : Senior Agile Tester (Manual & Automation)
Location : Ottawa, ON
Position Type : Contract
Experience Level : 11 Years Start Date / End Date : 01/14/2019 / 12/31/2019  
Description
 Location  Ottawa, ON.
 Language  English Required
 Security Clearance   Enhanced / Secret Clearance Required 


Our client requires the services of a Senior Agile Tester who is experienced in both manual and automation testing for a one year 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 manual testing and test automation areas.

The key responsibilities of the post will include the following tasks:
  • Review Stories
  • Create and execute Acceptance and Regression Tests
  • Execute Accessibility Testing
  • Execute cross-browser and cross-platform testing (including mobile)
  • Create and execute Automated Tests (Java/Selenium WebDriver)
  • Create and execute web services testing (REST and SOAP)
  • Open Bugs and follow up until the bugs are fixed
  • Provide status updates to the PM or Scrum Master
  • Participate in all scrum team activities
  • Participate in test automation activities. 

Must Haves:
  • Must have worked for the last 2+ years in an Agile/Scrum team environment
  • 2+ years JIRA & Zephyr experience - able to create QA subtasks, tests, run test execution (including test results) and update QA subtasks
  • 2+ years Accessibility Testing experience - A major requirement for this job is to verify that the website and mobile apps are WCAG 2.1 compliant at AA level
  • Automation testing experience (Selenium Webdriver, Selenium Grid, Xpath, Page Objects, Junit/TestNG, Java, JavaScript, GIT)
  • Web services testing experience (REST and SOAP and tools like ReadyAPI)
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Able to work independently, but also as part of a scrum team and participate in all scrum ceremonies.

Overall Skills & Attributes:
  • Interpersonal skills, and proven to flourish working in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to work effectively in a cross-disciplinary team, across multiple projects and multiple locations
  • Sharp analytic and problem-solving capabilities that go beyond strict technical expertise.


Start Date: 14/01/2019

End Date: 31/12/2019

*Possibility of a contract extension following the initial 12 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 sahmed@trm.ca for consideration.

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

Looking forward to hearing from you.

Thank you.