QA/ Test Automation Engineer

QA/ Test Automation Engineer

Montreal,†Quebec †-†Contract

Job Description

Our client in Old Montreal is looking for QA with Test Automation experience to join their QA team within the engineering team..

You will be responsible for implementing and executing the agreed upon QA process for our clients visual communications platform/product, and more specifically for maintaining and expanding their test automation framework and test scripts.

Working with the software architects, senior engineers and other Q/A engineers, you will be in charge of web based and database applications testing in the audiovisual and entertainment fields for real time applications. This position includes both manual and automated tests as well as writing the various automated test code for front-end and back-end applications. Heck you may even be asked to do some programming as well.

Here is an idea of what you will be doing.

* Contribute to improvements in quality for our core product
* Perform integration and regression testing of products
* Develop test plans to ensure quality and on-time delivery of builds to production
* Coordinate testing efforts by customer support, engineering and other Barco Divisions
* Follow industry standard application testing techniques and practices
* Working with software developers
* Writing automated test script using Python and/or Javascript
* Testing web-based applications, modules and databases in collaboration other developers/softwarearchitects.
* Testing server-side and client-server architectures
* Testing and documenting test cases

Must Have Skills:

Required Skills and Knowledges:

* Strong Python programming experience
* Selenium Web Driver
* Strong test cases writing experience
* Jira
* Minimum 3-5 years product oriented software testing experience
* Minimum 1 year of client/server testing experience

Appreciable Skills and Knowledges:

* Agile methods, development life cycle tools and Docker technology knowledges
* Testing experience with web/mobile applications would be an asset
* Git/Bitbucket
* Bachelorís degree in engineering or computer science would be an asset

Expected qualifications:

* Detail oriented and Self motivated
* Strong troubleshooting skills
* Demonstrate extreme attention to detail and organization in all aspects of work
* Ability to communicate with customers and partners
* Ability to function effectively in a fast pace and dynamic environment
* Testing commercial-grade software applications
* Testing applications with HTML5, Javascript, and Jquery
* In-depth understanding of Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) concepts and design requirements
* Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English


Starting: ASAP