Software Development Engineer in Test

at Payfirma Corporation in Vancouver

The Role

As a key member of our development team, you'll test the PayHQ platform and our mobile apps. While ensuring our projects meet the high standards, you’ll act as a contributor for quality and excellence and will be involved in each step of the process from planning to launch. In this role, you will join a dynamic team focused on fast paced development and work to automate, expand, and polish our QA procedures and practices.

Primary Responsibilities

Evaluate the necessities and parameters for the testing of web and mobile applications in the development cycle before compiling and automating a suite of test cases
Work with developers to outline timelines for test cases, bug fixes, and delivery of applications that provide an amazing customer experience
Speed up QA cycles by using new technologies to build faster and smarter tests and drive the invention and adoption of tools and advanced test methodologies
Expand testing coverage by enhancing automated test suite capabilities and adding new tests
Programmatically test the product, measure test coverage, develop the best automation, and drive testability and diagnostic ability into the product, while promoting best practices in quality areas
Collaborate with cross disciplined teams at various stages to verify the quality of the product

Education, Skills and Requirements

A degree or diploma in Computer Science, Software Engineering, or related field
6+ years of software development and testing experience, conducting functional, integration, and regression testing
Passionate about software testing and solving hard problems
Experience with one or more open source test, build, or deploy tools such as: JUnit, TestNG, Web Driver, Selenium Grid, Nightwatch, Protractor, Gerrit, EasyMock, Bamboo, Groovy, JMeter, SauceLabs
Experience with writing automation tests using Java, Javascript or any other OO or functional programming language
Experience with performance/load/SOAK tests
Experience writing automated tests for both Android/iOS app using tools like Appium.
Experience with automated RESTFul API testing using tools like Postman
Experience running and debugging automated tests in an OO or functional language and hands-on white/grey box testing
Experience with SQL, data structures, complex algorithms.
Experience in development and testing of distributed/scalable systems and high-volume transaction applications and services.
Knowledge of modern best practices for professional software development, including coding standards, code reviews, source control management, build processes, testing, and operations.
Experience with Agile development methodologies such as SCRUM, XP, Kanban.
Extremely high standards of written and verbal communication skills

Nice To Haves

Experience with PractiTest, JIRA and Confluence, as well as any other test suite software
Coding experience with functional language
A background in Mobile development, and implementation
Familiarity or experience with PCI standards and compliance, as well as implementation
Experience leading a QA team
Experience working on AWS based cloud applications

Working at Payfirma

Payfirma supports a healthy lifestyle and culturally diverse environment. Located in the heart of Vancouver’s lively financial district, Payfirma is walking distance from beaches, shops, restaurants, and public transit. We strongly believe in internal growth, and by allowing our Payfirmites to be promoted within, we encourage lifelong learning.

Enjoy a rewarding and challenging startup environment filled with fun perks!

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Published at 22 Jul 2016
Expires on 31 Aug 2016
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