Test Automation Consultant

Information Technology
Oil & Gas
Calgary, Alberta
Job ID:
Farhaz Pasha

Our client who is a leader in the North American Energy market has an immediate need for a Test Automation Consultant. This is a 5-month contract position located in Calgary.

What you will be doing…

  • Programmatically create test scripts for the product.
  • Contribute to and actively promote the test discipline within an Agile and Dev Ops environment. 
  • Further develop the testing discipline to ensure the success of the IDA program.

What you will need to succeed…

Must Haves

  • Experience with test automation tools, such as Selenium and Mocha.
  • Demonstrated experience with advanced JavaScript techniques (asynchronous promises, JSON).
  • Demonstrated experience with advanced CSS selectors and XPath.
  • Excellent understanding of Agile and CI/CD processes and how to apply it in a scaled environment.
  • A pragmatic approach to the test discipline, know how to judge what is important and what is not important.
  • Fundamental understanding of the SDLC.

Nice to Haves

  • Able to demonstrate progress at regular intervals, without a lot of management involvement.
  • Experience with the Atlassian tool set (Bamboo & BitBucket).
  • Critical thinker and passionate pursuer of excellence in all forms.

Agile Experience

  • Agile methodologies (Scrum, Kanban, XP, or Lean).
  • Setting Sprint goals and managing team/self-capacity to meet deliverables.
  • Working with Sprint iterations and backlog grooming.
  • Working in teams and understanding the roles of each person on the project team
  • Managing expectations.
  • Participating in sprint review or retrospective meetings

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