Ritchie Bros.

Lead, QA Engineer - Burnaby, BC

Qa Manager in Burnaby, BC

Posted 2020-01-17

In this role, you will lead and coordinate QA resources for enterprise-wide Integration and End-to-End testing initiatives for medium to large scale projects and will strategize, drive, and oversee the Integration/E2E Automation activities that support these initiatives.

In this role you’ll:

Learn product architecture and design, analyze complex requirements, seek to understand the business implications, craft quality test cases, and carry out the appropriate level of testing using the right tools to be efficient and effective. I.e. UI, Integration, REST APIs, APIs, Business End to End, Database, Load
Craft Test Automation Strategies, identify and automate the critical regression tests, ensure robustness, stability, and scalability of automation infrastructure
Establish common work processes, standards, and tools; coordinate test activities across teams to meet business and customer needs
Succinctly and accurately report defects, support post-test diagnosis in the most efficient and effective way, and communicate test status and risks throughout the SDLC
Make decisions on planning, strategies, estimations, and milestones for testing leading to successful implementation and timely project completion
Make decisions on test processes related to reporting, tracking and escalation of issues discovered during testing and ensure closure on the issues
Make decisions on the design, implementation, documentation, and maintenance of manual and automated test cases used to execute acceptance and regression tests
Make decisions on optimal test tooling and techniques to enable API testing, UI Testing, Performance/Load testing, Database testing, for both manual and automated testing
Derive test scenarios and test cases for even the most complex business rules and scenarios
Collaborate with cross-functional teams to ensure timely and robust execution of testing as part of a regular release schedule
Demonstrate exceptional analytical skills and ability to independently analyze test results and be confident making decisions and recommendations
Demonstrate ability to integrate and apply feedback in a professional manner to solve process or technical problems
Develop product testing strategies & testing automation strategies and technologies
Proactively research and evaluate new technologies, frameworks, and methodologies
Define mid to long-term testing software / architecture strategy
Bring substantial experience designing and developing test frameworks and test applications
Remain productive despite uncertainty
Strengthen others through mentoring
Achieve high levels of customer satisfaction
Actively support the RB Unreserved Commitment to Safety: to send everyone home, every day, the way they came to work, by taking personal responsibility for your safety and safety of your team, co-workers and customers.
Here’s what you bring:
College diploma or University Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Information Technology or similar (or equivalent experience)
A technical certification in the areas of software engineering is preferred
8+ years direct experience as a tester for major application integration projects or major application product releases
5 years direct experience in the design, development and implementation of QA and Test Automation Best Practices
5 years as a Lead, QA with experience on 3+ large-scale integration projects
4 years architecting and optimizing automation Infrastructures and Frameworks
4 years maintaining automated tests using tools such as Selenium, Cucumber, TestNG and REST-Assured
4 years using one or multiple programming languages, such as Java
Experience with Postman, Jenkins CI, Zephyr JIRA plugin, ZAPI, JMeter, SQL query language
Experience with Salesforce platform nice to have
What We Offer:

Our success is built on the drive and dedication of our people. As we grow around the globe, there will be many opportunities to advance your career – we’ve proven this throughout our 60+ years in business. And, we'll take care of you along the way. Here’s how:

Base salary + paid overtime or performance bonus (whichever applicable)
Comprehensive medical and dental benefits.
RRSP / Pension plan and an Employee Share Plan, both with company match.
Ongoing training, professional development and tuition reimbursement.
A multi-award winning LEED gold certified facility, in an exceptional park-like setting, featuring:
A subsidized, multi-award winning childcare centre.
A subsidized cafeteria, dry cleaning services, and free parking.
A workout facility, featuring advanced gym equipment, bike room, shower and changing facilities, and nutrition and fitness programs.
Proximity to miles of Fraser River walking paths, plus shops, restaurants and services.
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