Senior Automation Tester

Category: Testing/Quality Assurance
Main location: Canada, Nova Scotia, Halifax
Position ID: J0122-2476
Employment Type: Full Time

Position Description:

We offer the opportunity to work with Canada’s largest Information Technology Outsourcing and Management Consulting Company with a true global presence in a fast-paced and energetic atmosphere where your personal and professional growth is accelerated by your desire and sense of commitment. CGI’s continuous growth is a testament to the confidence clients place in them and to the dedication of their professionals. At CGI, all employees are called members because they feel a powerful sense of ownership and accountability. Members at CGI are building their own company – in 100+ offices worldwide. CGI has the global resources, expertise, stability and dedicated professionals needed to achieve results for clients – and for members; that’s why an astounding 90 percent of them are CGI shareholders.
We're expanding in Atlantic Canada and we need your skills, enthusiasm, and dedication as part of our team.

8+ years of Quality Assurance/ Testing experience in Automated testing with strong knowledge in developing and maintaining automation frameworks for using Java, C#, Python with Robot framework, Java script automation, Cucumber, Appium. Worked on various environments which includes AWS, GCP cloud, Salesforce, and extensive experience in testing both web and mobile apps.

Technical Skills:
Languages: Java ,C# , Python, JavaScript, SQL, PL/SQL,VB Script
Technologies: JavaScript, XHTML, XSLT, CSS2/CSS3, jQuery, JSON, HTML/HTML5
Automation Testing Frameworks & Tools: Selenium, Selenium Locators and XPaths, Cypress UFT/QTP, ALM Quality Center, JMeter, TestNG, Appium, Perfecto, Cucumber, Protractor, Fire Path, Spec flow, XCode, Junit, Visual Studio
Web Technologies & Tools: SOAP UI, POSTMAN, REST API Automation, REST Assured, TCP/IP
Cloud Environments: Amazon Web Services (AWS) , EC2, Kubernetes, GCP (Google cloud platform)
Mobile OS: IOS, Android
Web Servers: Apache Tomcat, JBOSS, Tomcat
RDBMS (Databases): MS SQL, TOAD, No SQL, SQL Server, Oracle, PL/SQL, Mongo DB
IDEs tools: Eclipse, IntelliJ, NetBeans
Bug Tracking Tools: JIRA, HP ALM (QC), Bugzilla, Redmine.
Devops (Build) Tools: Jenkins, Maven, ANT, Gradle
Methodologies: Agile, Kanban, and Waterfall models
Source Controls: Git, Bitbucket , CVS and SVN.
Operating Systems: Windows, Mac, UNIX,LINUX.

• Consultative Skills:
• Excellent communication skills with the ability to communicate software engineering and/or testing concepts and principles
• Analytical and problem-solving skills
• Strong teamwork skills with the ability to collaborate with other engineers including distributed team members
• Contribute to continual improvement by suggesting improvements to all aspects of the testing

Preferred qualifications:
• Bachelor's degree or higher in Computer Science or a related field


What you can expect from us:

Build your career with us.

It is an extraordinary time to be in business. As digital transformation continues to accelerate, CGI is at the center of this change—supporting our clients’ digital journeys and offering our professionals exciting career opportunities.

At CGI, our success comes from the talent and commitment of our professionals. As one team, we share the challenges and rewards that come from growing our company, which reinforces our culture of ownership. All of our professionals benefit from the value we collectively create.

Be part of building one of the largest independent technology and business services firms in the world.

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CGI is an equal opportunity employer. In addition, CGI is committed to providing accommodations for people with disabilities in accordance with provincial legislation. Please let us know if you require a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during any aspect of the recruitment process and we will work with you to address your needs.