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Senior Test Automation Engineer

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Founded in 1976, CGI Group Inc. has evolved into one of the largest independent information technology and business process services firms in the world, and the #1 independent consulting firm in Canada by providing end-to-end IT, Business Process and Management Consulting services to clients worldwide from our major centres in Canada, the United States, Europe, Asia. Overall, CGI employs approximately 71,000 professionals in more than 100 offices globally.

This is a great opportunity to become an employee of CGI in Victoria to provide leading IT services to our clients. We are seeking a Senior Test Automation Engineer with the following experience:

Your future duties and responsibilities
- Analyze business rules and assist in developing test strategy and test cases for functional/non-functional requirements
- Assist in clarifying and defining test cases, and test requirements
- Develop and maintain scalable test automation framework across projects
- Develop and maintain automated UI regression test scripts using the framework
- Develop and maintain automated performance tests
- Develop test data

May be required to
- Train and mentor other team members
- Assist in continuous process improvement initiatives

Required qualifications to be successful in this role
Our ideal candidate will have:

- Ability to work efficiently, both independently and in team-based environment
- Ability to effectively communicate with technical and non-technical resources
- Ability to work closely with other members of the QA team, development and BA's, including client BA's
- Automated test script creation experience outside of record/playback
- Experience and understanding of IT consulting
- Ability to work under pressure with multiple priorities
- Ability to perform successfully under limited supervision
- Strong problem solving and decision-making capabilities
- Familiarity with public sector IT environments and security policies is an asset.

- Successfully graduated from a recognized post-secondary institution in computer technology and/or computer information system field
- Clear English communication both verbally and written, including tact when dealing with members of the team
- 7+ years of Quality Assurance methodologies/tools experience, including proven experience developing a test automation architecture and framework
- 7+ years of Quality Assurance activities on IT projects
- Cross-platform technologies; proven experience with SQL queries, XML and HTML, protocols and client/server communications
- Experience in JAVA, Jscript, SoapUI, and recognized test tools
- Experience in web services including REST and SOAP
- Solid understanding of Software Development Life Cycles (SDLC), including waterfall and agile

Nice to Haves
- Experience with Jenkins and Continuous Integration
- Experience with Code Management (SVN)
- Experience with Confluence and JIRA

- Quality Assurance
- Manual and automated software and system testing
- Test Automation – cross-browser, performance, load, network testing
- Familiarity with public sector IT environments and security policies is an asset
- Database Servers, SQL, and Relational Database Models

Posted: October 23, 2018
Closes: December 22, 2018