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Test Automation Engineer (59620069)
Location: Toronto, ON Category: Content/Document Management
Job Type: Temporary/Contract Reference: CA_EN_6_17450_59620069
Posted: November 16,2017 Salary: N/A

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Modis, on behalf of our client is looking for a Test Automation Engineer
 
Test Automation Engineer (59620069)
 
Contract Duration: (12 months)
Location: Toronto, ON
 
Responsibilities:
 
• Work with Development Lead or Product Delivery Manager to analyze the existing software development practice and identify opportunities of excellent in software quality assurance
• Develop software automated testing strategy to better satisfy Agile business needs
• Develop effective, reusable and maintainable automated testing framework and test cases to achieve maximum code coverage
• Identify software tools and processes to implement the automated testing strategy and framework
• Define the criteria to optimize manual vs automation test needs
• Collaborate and communicate effectively with project stakeholders such as solutions architect, project delivery managers, business SMEs, or BAs, application developers, QA testers, and database specialists
• Integrate tests into the Jenkins build process for continuous integration and efficiency gains
• Maintain test data needed by the automated test suite
• Document acceptance test scenarios for User Stories and implement related automated testing logic
• Document business rules using Cucumber/Gherkin style
• Contribute to the ongoing team development by sharing knowledge, information and lessons learned on a regular basis
• Contribute to the team' Agile maturity by prompting Agile software development best practices and pitfall avoidance
• Document technical requirements to comply with corporate I&T directions and industry best practices
• Advise and provide expert knowledge on the technical feasibility of the proposed deliverables
• Participate in business requirements / User Story review and analysis, and UX prototype review
• Participate in technical design documentation and peer code reviews
• Provide technical support during the various phases of testing, preparation for production implementation, and post-implementation support
• Communicate effectively and efficiently in an Agile environment
 
Required Qualifications/Experience
 
• Minimum 3 years of professional experience with software automated testing in an Agile environment
• Minimum 5 years of experience in Java web application development
• Thorough understanding and experience in Agile software development
• Experienced in Behavior-Driven Development (BDD), Cucumber, and Gherkin rule authoring
• Experienced in automated UI and API testing
• Experienced in test data management
• Good understanding of QA methodology, including test plans, test cycles, and software release
• Experienced in CI/CD, Jenkins, and collaboration tools such as JIRA and Confluence
• Effective communication and collaboration skills for interaction with peers and customers
• BS in Computer Science, Engineering or related discipline or equivalent experience
 
Please note that Candidates must be legally eligible to work in Canada. Your resume will not be forwarded to any of our clients without your explicit permission. We thank all applicants, but only suitable applicants with the above qualifications clearly identified in their resumes will be contacted. Modis Canada is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
 
 
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