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Agile Test Engineer (QA)

Agile Test Engineer (QA)
TribalScale - Toronto, Canada
Negotiable
Full Time
Engineering & Technical, IT & Software Development
Android Appium iOS QA Selenium

ABOUT YOU

You are excited about connecting the world and want to join a small team of ambitious technologists. Your biggest pet peeve is products that fail to be great because they were shipped with defects. Your strengths include manual, exploratory, automated testing, and planning for and executing robust test plans for both web and mobile applications. You pride yourself in helping ship great products that are stable, reliable, and work flawlessly; even around the edge cases.

WHAT YOU’LL DO

Work Remotely (9:00am-5:00pm EST) to assess the quality of mobile, web, voice, wearable, and OTT applications, by executing regression, functional, and automated tests, troubleshooting any defects found before documenting results
Consult with clients to understand and document software testing requirements, defining quality metrics that provide visibility into the health of each product’s release
Work collaboratively within high performance cross-functional teams in an Agile environment to define testing strategies that ensure overall software quart throughout the Software Development Lifecycle, based on product requirements
Participate in change initiatives by levelling up your and your team’s skillsets
Requirements
3+ years of experience in Software Testing and Quality Assurance, with a focus on the design and development of test strategies for both web and mobile (iOS, Android) applications
Strong analytical, debugging, problem-solving and root-cause analysis skills
Solid experience in one or more scripting languages and/or programming languages such as Python, Node.js, Java, OOP concepts
Experience in developing automated tests for mobile and web applications using frameworks like Selenium, Cypress, Appium
A good understanding of automated testing best practices, the latest trends in automated testing, and design patterns
Experience with distributed revision-control systems such as Git
Experience with project/issue tracking software tools like Pivotal Tracker and/or Jira
Passionate about pushing the envelope on current technologies and motivating others to adopt new development and testing methodologies
Excellent written and verbal communication skills, with outstanding attention to detail

 

BONUS POINTS FOR

Experience with web services and APIs, and an understand of testing for web based APIs with tools such as Postman, Charles Proxy
Experience building automated test suites and architecting a code base from scratch
Experience with native mobile automated testing frameworks such as XCUITest, Espresso
Experience integrating automated tests using CI tools within the CI/CD pipeline, and in establishing a continuous build and test cycle
Experience with accessibility testing
Experience with performance testing for mobile and web applications, using tools such as JMeter