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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  
 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 for consideration.

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

Looking forward to hearing from you.

Thank you.