Razorfish & Digitas Contract Senior Quality Assurance Analyst in Toronto, Ontario

As a Senior QA Analyst – Automation Specialist, you will be responsible for Automation testing of our projects for Canada's largest e-commerce retailer.

We are searching for an independent, responsible and dynamic team member who is able to plan, execute and manage manual and automated test techniques, provide guidance to the QA team, while being actively involved in ongoing testing activities.

Reports to: Manager, Quality Assurance

  • Plan, create, execute and maintain automated test scripts for Regression testing, Smoke testing and Functional testing

  • Assist in optimizing and improving QA processes for Test automation

  • Apply test methodology and product knowledge in the design of tests and testing strategies

  • Work with the development team to understand the effect of the project changes on automated test scripts and maintain scripts accordingly

  • Work in collaboration with the QA team to make continuous improvements to testing coverage and reduce testing cycle time

  • Maintain well organized records of test results and generate historical analysis of test results

  • Work with Technical Operations Lead to help perform root cause analysis of issues

  • Provide guidance to the Project/Account QA Team

  • Develop and execute manual test scripts and test scenarios in order to validate the practicality, performance, quality and reliability of our Web Projects

  • Provide QA time estimates and assist in creating schedules, determine project scope and drive projects to completion

  • Communicate with Developers, QA and Project Managers on application issues and report problems using bug tracking software so that solutions can be determined, prioritized and scheduled

  • Prepare and provide regular QA status reports to the Project team

  • Monitor QA activity and schedule, escalate QA issues to Project Manager (such as missed milestones), and approve release based on quality measurements

  • University/College degree in Computer Science/ Computer Engineering

  • 5+ years of QA experience, preferably in testing e-commerce websites, web-based projects and mobile projects

  • At least 5 years of experience in developing automation test scripts using Webdriver based frameworks

  • At least 2 years of experience with Javascript is required

  • Knowledge of Node.JS is required

  • Knowledge of version control system - GIT is required

  • Knowledge of behaviour driven testing (e.g. Cucumber) is an asset

  • Experience with Mobile Test Automation (e.g. Appium) is an asset

  • Experience with webservice testing is an asset

  • Experience with testing in an Agile environment is required

  • Knowledge of bug tracking software (preferably JIRA) is required

  • Strong knowledge and extensive experience in various types of testing (Functional, Regression, Browser compatibility, Integration, System, Configuration, Smoke, Accessibility, etc.)

  • Ability to write QA documents (test plans, test reports)

  • Strong communication skills are required (oral and written)

  • Ability to lead and work as part of a team with good work ethics

This is a contract opportunity only.

Motivated and inspired by what's next, Razorfish helps its clients navigate the unknown, drive change and transform business. One of the pioneers of marketing in the digital age, Razorfish has a unique blend of technology, creativity and media at its core. Our world class capabilities in strategic consulting, experience design, brand building, technology platforms, data services, retail/commerce and media services enable transformational work for clients including McDonald’s, Mercedes-Benz USA, Microsoft, Nike China, Unilever and Uniqlo. Razorfish’s team of 3000+ experts spans 20 regions, including Australia, Canada, China, France, Germany, Hong Kong, India, Italy, Japan, Singapore, the United Kingdom and the United States. Razorfish is part of Publicis Groupe. For more information, visit Razorfish.com, like us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter, Weibo and Instagram. Razorfish. Here for tomorrow.™

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