Quality Automation Tester

Category: Testing/Quality Assurance
Main location: Canada, Ontario, Toronto
Position ID: J0624-0941
Employment Type: Full Time

Position Description:

This role is hybrid and requires you to be in our downtown Toronto office 3 times per week - subject to change at any time.

Your future duties and responsibilities:

• Able to communicate clearly and concisely with all team members
• Ability to identify , document and analyze issues/ bugs/ defects
• HPALM and or qTest Experience in ARCHER would be a BIG plus
• Able to collaborate effectively with team members across multiple locations (WFH)
• Actively participate in the Scrum ceremonies - ex. ask questions , provide input

Years of Experience:
• Minimum 5 years of experience in application testing in a QE/test environment with a focus on technical, automated testing in a variety of environments (cloud, Business workflows and services/APIs, databases)
• 5 + years of experience in Python (Must have)
• 3 + year of experience in Robot Automation Framework (Must have)
• 3+ years of experience in API testing (Must have)

Required qualifications to be successful in this role:

• Hands-on experience in developing and implementing efficient test strategies focused on automation
• Expert in leading test case design to provide efficient optimal coverage though unit test, component/service based tests and complex “real life” test scenarios
• Experience in a variety of test automation frameworks/tools (SoapUI/ReadyAPI; Robot Framework) and script development using scripting languages (e.g., Perl, Python, Bash, etc.)
• Excellent knowledge in designing and coding of automation test scrips using Robot Automation Framework, Python, Selenium and API
• Excellent knowledge in complex SQL queries and working with large amount of data
• Very good knowledge of UNIX and experience with Hadoop, Kafka
• Excellent knowledge of DevOps and Integration of automated testing into DevOps pipeline – Excellent knowledge of Jenkins
• Ability to analyze complex problems and troubleshoot
• Excellent knowledge of Jira, HP ALM and ReadyAPI or Postman
• Partners with Application Development Leads to integrate quality engineering mindset/concepts within the DevOps framework/pipeline
• Partners with Solution Architects across LOB to identify E2E application architecture changes to drive QE strategies during testing

Education / certification requirements (Specify what is required and what is preferred):
• Undergraduate Degree in Computer Science or related work experience
• Demonstrated leadership and how to ability

Specific professional and technical skills, and knowledge required:
• Technical Knowledge
• Expert Working knowledge: Python, JavaScript, Unix, SQL, Selenium
• Performance testing and Service virtualization an asset
• Operating Platforms: UNIX/Linux/AIX, Windows
• Platforms/Tools/Frameworks/Services /Libraries: Rest API, Jira, DevOps (Eclipse, Jenkins, Maven, UCD, Docker), Jmeter, Robot
• Methodologies: Agile


  • GitHub
  • Jenkins
  • Python
  • Robot Framework
  • Selenium
  • SQL
  • VBScript
  • Test Case / Script Development

What you can expect from us:

Together, as owners, let’s turn meaningful insights into action.

Life at CGI is rooted in ownership, teamwork, respect and belonging. Here, you’ll reach your full potential because…

You are invited to be an owner from day 1 as we work together to bring our Dream to life. That’s why we call ourselves CGI Partners rather than employees. We benefit from our collective success and actively shape our company’s strategy and direction.

Your work creates value. You’ll develop innovative solutions and build relationships with teammates and clients while accessing global capabilities to scale your ideas, embrace new opportunities, and benefit from expansive industry and technology expertise.

You’ll shape your career by joining a company built to grow and last. You’ll be supported by leaders who care about your health and well-being and provide you with opportunities to deepen your skills and broaden your horizons.

At CGI, we recognize the richness that diversity brings. We strive to create a work culture where all belong and collaborate with clients in building more inclusive communities. As an equal-opportunity employer, we want to empower all our members to succeed and grow. If you require an accommodation at any point during the recruitment process, please let us know. We will be happy to assist.

Come join our team—one of the largest IT and business consulting services firms in the world.