Senior QE ETL Tester

Category: Testing/Quality Assurance
Main location: Canada, Ontario, Toronto
Position ID: J0624-1191
Employment Type: Full Time

Position Description:

This role is hybrid and requires you to be in our downtown Toronto office (250 Yonge Street) 2-3 times per week - subject to change at any time.

Job Title -Senior QA/QE ETL Tester

We are Canada's largest independent information technology services firm, and after 40 years, we're still growing! Join Canada's largest IT Company as a Senior QA/QE ETL Tester, in our Financial Services Sector in Toronto.

Purpose of the role:
This position is to work directly with the client and help automate ETL testing while assisting with the transformation/roadmap.
Your future duties and responsibilities

• Communicate with key stakeholders of varying technical ability and subject matter expertise
• Work closely with the development team to decide where to build automated and manual tests, develop/create test data, construct and execute exploratory, system, regression, migration, back-end, and user acceptance tests and determine whether to create automation frameworks
• Identify automatable test cases and reduce regression test workload
• Build custom automation scripts to test repetitive tasks, create test data or regression test high value test cases

• Plan test schedules or strategies in accordance with project scope or delivery dates
• Design test approach, Develop Test Strategies and Plans
• Execute test plans, scenarios, scripts or procedures
• Document software defects, using a bug tracking system, and report defects to software developers
• Identify, analyze and document problems with program function, output, online screen or content
• Ability to analyze/interpret test results and provide recommendations to improve testing
• Monitor and track bug resolution efforts


• Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Computer Science or Diploma in IT with equivalent IT experience Undergraduate

Required Experience:

• Minimum 5+ years of experience working with different data sources like databases, text files, xml files, etc. in the Quality Engineering space
• Strong understanding of database systems and data warehousing concepts
• Understanding the flow of data between the systems and its Data model
• Hands on experience with ETL
• Experience in analyzing the testing scope and developing work estimates.
• Database/Backend testing experience (writing and verifying results of medium to high complexity SQL & PL/SQL queries) & creation of functions and stored procedures
• File to file, file to DB and DB to DB validation experience
• Data Migration testing experience
• Design test approach, Develop Test Strategies and Plans. Align test cases to requirements and user stories.
• Experienced in JIRA, Confluence, Bitbucket/Git suite and managing test cases, test plans using Jira plugins like X-ray or Zephyr
• Good understanding of UAT standards and methodologies
• Experience writing Unix commands through shell scripting
• Experience working with both Agile methodology and Waterfall SDLC
• White Box testing following QA principles, practices and methodologies
• Experience writing test documentation such as Test Plans, scripts and test results reports

Location: Downtown Toronto
Reporting to: Director, Consulting Services GTA



  • Confluence
  • Data Modeling
  • GIT
  • GIT
  • SQL
  • Test Planning & Implementation
  • User Acceptance Testing
  • Warehouse Management
  • Test Analysis
  • 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.