Sr. Automation QA Developer – Vancouver, Canada

Visier is the gathering place for the smartest thinkers, wisest sages, brightest innovators, and creative masterminds.

Visier is looking to hire a Senior Test Developer to join our rapidly growing software development team. We are looking for a motivated, technical, Senior Test Developer who is passionate about testing software and cares about the quality of our products. Candidates should have proven knowledge and experience in testing enterprise software with cutting-edge technologies. And they should have hands-on experience with multiple testing activities including but not limited to functional, regression, black/white box and automated testing.

We are relentlessly passionate about empowering companies with the insights they need to confidently answer critical business questions and be more successful. PayPal, Yahoo, LinkedIn, Micron, Time Inc, Electronic Arts, and BMO are just some of the brands we’ve transformed with our award-winning solutions. Our vision is ambitious: to redefine the field of business intelligence by creating domain-specific and end-user-centric analytic applications.

With over 350 employees across our Vancouver and San Jose offices, we’re looking for new talent to join our dynamic, passion-driven organization. Grow with us to become an expert developer with a proven record of delivery of high quality solutions.

What you'll be doing...

  • Design, implement and maintain test automation framework and scripts for backend, frontend and mobile apps
  • Drive to reduce manual/repetitive tasks and assist with writing test automation scripts
  • Coordinate and participate in feature requirements review for testability, including writing and reviewing of automation and manual test plans
  • Participate and provide guidance in code reviews
  • Responsible for end-to-end product quality, including defect management, status reporting, and escalation for critical issues discovered during the testing phase
  • Participate in bug triage, helping assess defect prioritization relative to business and customer requirements
  • Work closely with developers, program managers and data management engineers to assist in debugging, testing, and development of tools to help identify defects
  • Available to help troubleshoot critical customer issues, including reproducing issues, analyzing application logs, or clarifying intended feature functionality
  • Perform automated and manual testing, including regression testing for each release cycle to ensure software meets business and security requirements
  • Drive and help to establish best practices and testing processes
  • Help coach and mentor Junior QA Developers to gain better understanding in domain knowledge, test development best practices and test efficiencies
  • Perform SQL queries to validate data correctness

What you'll bring to the table...

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or similar technical field
  • 6+ years of experience as a Automation QA Developer
  • Background in testing data driven applications
  • Experience in testing SAAS deployments
  • Proficiency in Black, Grey, and White Box testing
  • Experience in building tools and test automation frameworks that drive testing efficiencies
  • Experience with performance and security testing
  • Strong Java, JavaScript or Scala development skills in testing and debugging
  • Strong knowledge of using Selenium, Appium, and REST API test framework, particularly ScalaTest
  • Experience with designing and testing APIs/SDKs is a plus
  • Experience working with iOS SDK or Android SDK is a plus
  • Experience working with DB technologies such as Postgres or Apache Cassandra is a plus
  • Deep commitment and passionate about maintaining quality
  • Excellent communication, collaboration, reporting, analytical and problem solving skill
  • Proficient with Agile testing methodologies and know what great looks like

What To Expect

This isn’t just about us getting to know you. We believe that you need to get your hands dirty (so to speak) to make sure Visier is the right career opportunity for you. So feel free to ask lots of questions, read up on our company news, check out our thought leadership and peep our social media channels. As you get to know what we’re all about, we hope that you’ll become increasingly confident and excited that Visier could be your next big move.

Once your application is received and reviewed, qualified candidates will move on to our next steps.

  1. Chat with our Talent Acquisition team
  2. Come onsite for a meeting with the hiring manager and your potential team
  3. Meet with one of our executive leaders and learn how your career can grow with Visier

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