QA Automation Engineer

Job description

*Candidates must be eligible to work in Canada. 

Duration: This is a permanent full-time role

Start Date:  ASAP

Are you looking to work with cutting-edge wearable technologies at an established innovative technology company alongside a team of fun, creative and passionate people who love their jobs and enjoy autonomy in the workplace?

Globalme is a language and technology company; featured for the third year in a row in Business in Vancouver's 100 Fastest Growing Companies in BC. We offer testing, localization services for websites, mobile apps, and software, and provide a full set of services around the development of wearable technologies.

We are looking for experienced QA Test Automation Engineers to join our team in the smart wearable technology department. Due to NDA requirements, this project will be executed at our client’s location – a worldwide known silicon technology company located in Vancouver.

Responsibilities

  • Cooperate with other teams to gather, analyze and understand the architecture, product and feature requirements

  • Develop automated test scripts utilizing Python and Robot Framework

  • Plan and integrate automated test scripts with continuous integration tools and setting up automation testing infrastructure

  • Develop, execute, debug and maintain test plans, test procedures, test scenarios and test cases

  • Detect test failures, perform root-cause analysis, create defect reports and ensure that timely and accurate resolutions are provided

  • Document test configuration and QA procedures

  • Collaborate with QA lead and development lead to identify and create test cases for test automation suites

  • Generate test-automation reports, analyze test results and make recommendations on how to refine the system to better suit user needs and expectations

  • Participate in triage and root cause analysis of identified defects 

Requirements

Job requirements

  • 3+ years of experience in either Software Development or Test Automation including minimum 2 years of experience with Python software development or automation

  • 1 + years of experience either with Android/ADB or iOS/Xcode and Linux application software development or scripting

  • Experience using Test Automation Framework tools such as Robot / RIDE, Espresso, UI Automator

  • Experience with Atlassian suite of tools (Jira, Zephyr, Stash) and Jenkins

  • Experience in identifying issues, reporting, tracking, managing bugs and conflicts throughout the SDLC in an Agile Development Environment. 

  • Understanding of QA methodologies and processes in SDLC and STLC in an Agile/Scrum environment. Must be comfortable working in an open, highly collaborative team environment

  • Must have strong analytical and problem-solving skills

  Other requirements

  • Passionate about new technologies – you have a strong interest in new gadgets

  • Achiever – you don’t settle for less and you can prove it

  • Focused on quality – you pay attention to detail and cannot stand sloppy work

  • Hard worker – demonstrated through your previous experience

  • Resourceful – you have plenty of good ideas

  • Eligible to work in Canada for at least a year

  • Have available references

Education

  • Software Developer, Computer Programmer, Software Engineer, Computer Science Degree or equivalent combination of education and recent, relevant work experience

Perks

  • Fascinating product, you will work with the latest and the greatest tech - next gen products, specifically wearable tech 

  • Competitive extended benefits and coverage towards MSP

  • Professional and personal development opportunities 

  • Social events you will have the option to join any of the many "opt-in" events organized across teams including monthly after work appetizers, beach barbecue and volleyball, and more spontaneous outings including pool games, pizza dinner, hikes, tasting of select beverages