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Lead Automation Developer, Scotia Digital (Vancouver Hub)

Vancouver, BC
Full Time
4 days ago
Requisition ID: 155251

Join a purpose driven winning team, committed to results, in an inclusive and high-performing culture.

At Scotia Digital, we design and build digital capabilities to promote the financial wellbeing of our customers. Reinventing customer experience starts here - and it starts with you.

Is this role right for you?In this role, you will:

  • Scrum team, - Tickets assigned, work through backlog
  • QAT Sign off, regression, sanity, general test cases associated.
  • Test approaching plan, risk assumptions, highlighting dependencies, understanding what is in scope and out of scope
  • You think outside the box
  • Your passion for technology extends beyond the workplace
  • You will be testing web applications, mobile applications and REST API.
  • You will be responsible for designing, developing and maintaining manual and automation testcases
  • You will be executing the automation tests and maintain the existing automation framework
  • You're diligent with documenting your test plans, test cases and bug reports
  • You're an excellent communicator, detail-oriented and quality-focused
  • You have experience with interacting and coordinating test activities among multiple teams
  • You have a positive and resilient personality. You must be able to embrace feedback and have a desire for continuous iteration and improvement
  • You work closely with your scrum team to design and develop test strategies, testability requirements and implementation strategies

Where could you work? Both at home and in the office.
We're working towards a future that is digital by default and creating a local Hub in Vancouver.

This hybrid role offers the opportunity both to work remotely and head to the Hub to collaborate in person, co-creating a cohesive and inclusive culture with your Vancouver team.

Do you have the skills that will enable you to succeed in this role?We'd love to work with you if you have:

  • You have 3 or more years of experience in software development and automated testing tools
  • You have a good understanding of software testing methodologies (functional vs non-functional testing)
  • You have experience working in agile teams either using Scrum or Kanban.
  • You are capable of executing QE activities within sprint and work closely with development and business teams to plan, report, prioritize and drive continuous improvement
  • You have experience with cross-browser and cross-device testing for web and mobile applications
  • You have experience working on automation frameworks for mobile and web applications using Appium and Selenium
  • You have strong coding skills with any of the following technologies: Java, JavaScript, Python, etc.
  • You have experience with version control systems (Git) and CI/CD tools (Jenkins)
  • You have experience with testing REST API and are proficient in use of API testing tools - Postman and Swagger
  • You have hands-on experience with identifying defects, minimizing steps to replicate and log issues into a defect tracking tool (JIRA or similar ticketing systems)
  • You are familiar with the types of testing including regression, performance, stress, unit, integration, and security testing
  • 5-6 + years of prior working experience gaining the understanding of both functional vs nonfunctional testing.
  • Identify and prioritize test cases, APIs and web application.
  • 2-3 years of prior working experience within Automation testing using Selenium. Locators identifications, basic coding skills.
  • 5-6 + years of prior Manual testing experience
  • Ability to work with multiple teams.
  • Knowledge of tools and frameworks such as WebdriverIO, REST Assured, Cucumber, Mocha and Axe-core
  • Prior FI or Banking Experience
  • You have experience with Accessibility testing and tools such as JAWS, NVDA, Lighthouse, etc.
  • You are capable of executing test cases on English and French language, and documenting results for various types of testing as required (applies to smoke, integration, functional and regression testing)
  • You have experience in mobile applications testing - Android and iOS
  • You have experience working in agile teams either using Scrum or Kanban.
  • Computer engineering background will be preferred.

What's in it for you?

  • We have an inclusive and collaborative working environment that encourages creativity and curiosity and celebrates success
  • We provide you with the tools and technology needed to create meaningful customer experiences
  • You'll get to work with and learn from diverse industry leaders, who have hailed from top technology companies around the world
  • We offer a competitive total rewards package, including a performance bonus, company matching programs (on pension & profit sharing), and generous vacation.

Working location condition: Fully Remote


Location(s): Canada : British Columbia : Vancouver

Scotiabank is a leading bank in the Americas. Guided by our purpose: "for every future", we help our customers, their families and their communities achieve success through a broad range of advice, products and services, including personal and commercial banking, wealth management and private banking, corporate and investment banking, and capital markets.

At Scotiabank, we value the unique skills and experiences each individual brings to the Bank, and are committed to creating and maintaining an inclusive and accessible environment for everyone. If you require accommodation (including, but not limited to, an accessible interview site, alternate format documents, ASL Interpreter, or Assistive Technology) during the recruitment and selection process, please let our Recruitment team know. If you require technical assistance, please click here . Candidates must apply directly online to be considered for this role. We thank all applicants for their interest in a career at Scotiabank; however, only those candidates who are selected for an interview will be contacted.

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