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QA Automation Lead

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Date: Sep 23, 2021

Location: Victoria, BC, CA

Company: NTT DATA Services

Req ID: 149059 

NTT DATA Services strives to hire exceptional, innovative and passionate individuals who want to grow with us. If you want to be part of an inclusive, adaptable, and forward-thinking organization, apply now.

We are currently seeking a QA Automation Lead to join our team in Victoria, British Columbia (CA-BC), Canada (CA).

NTT DATA Services strives to hire exceptional, innovative, and passionate individuals who want to grow with us. If you want to be part of an inclusive, adaptable, and forward-thinking organization, apply now.

 

We are currently seeking a QA Automation Lead to join our team in Victoria, British Columbia (CA-BC), Canada (CA) – we will consider remotely located candidates, but we have a strong preference for BC residents and all applications must reside in Canada.  The successful candidate will work closely with our application engineering and product teams to test and document software functionalities.

 

Key Areas of Responsibilities:

  • Developing and implementing QA strategies for applications with diverse architectures
  • Developing and implementing automated tests for applications
  • Research, analyze, and recommend technical solutions for testing and test automation
  • Create technical documentation describing proposed testing functions
  • Conduct Functional, Performance, Stress, and Load testing
  • Implement and propagate high quality Testing/QA practices in the organization
  • Work on building a Quality driven engineering culture that enables engineering teams to ship high quality products rapidly and confidently.
  • Represent the voice of QA in team-level and cross-team planning activities

 

 

Professional Qualifications and Experience:

  • Senior level experience in quality assurance testing and test automation
  • Experience with setting up, writing and executing automated API testing, Integration testing, and regression testing
  • Experience with manual testing and troubleshooting
  • Detail-oriented
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication, organizational, and time management skills
  • Ability to write code in languages like Java or Python for automation
  • Familiarity with some of the following - Rest-assured, Cypress, Postman, selenium, Katalon Studio, and similar automated testing suites
  • Familiarity with databases and knowledge of SQL and/or NoSQL
  • Ability to create appropriate test data in support of test cases
  • Familiarity working with formatted data such as JSON and XML
  • Familiarity testing applications using with front-end frameworks such as React, Angular and Vue
  • Experience in testing service-based, API-centric, highly integrated solutions to prove services function as expected through their APIs
  • Experience in developing and implementing test plans that align with QA strategy
  • Ability to work with both business users and technical staff to understand business needs and convey identified issues clearly and succinctly
  • Experience managing test coverage with iterative methodologies such as Disciplined Agile, and with frequent value-based software releases migrated through multiple environments to production
  • Experience with issue management software such as JIRA or ServiceNow
  • Experience using document repositories such as Atlassian Confluence, MS SharePoint or MS Teams to document test plans and outcomes
  • Experience producing regular testing reports (coverage, trends) for the team and for managers
  • Experience with data conversion and data migration testing an asset
  • Experience with BC Government solutions is an asset, but not required
  • Experience testing accessibility of front-end user experiences and with accessibility evaluation tools such as WebAIM WAVE tool and AChecker
  • Experience testing mobile / Smartphone user experiences is an asset
  • Experience with estimating testing effort to develop, test and prove a solution capability

 

 

About NTT DATA Services

NTT DATA Services is a global business and IT services provider specializing in digital, cloud and automation across a comprehensive portfolio of consulting, applications, infrastructure and business process services. We are part of the NTT family of companies, a partner to 85 % of the Fortune 100.

NTT DATA Services is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, gender, disability, age, veteran-status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other class protected by law. To learn more, please visit https://us.nttdata.com/en/about-us/content/diversity-and-inclusion. Furthermore, NTT DATA Services will make accommodations for eligible applicants on a case-by-case basis. Please email EEOOfficer@nttdata.com for assistance.


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