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Tech: QA Automation Developer

Exiger, Toronto, Canada

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Duration: Full-Time


Location: Toronto, Ontario

Exiger Tech is an experienced team of software professionals with a wide range of specialties and interests. We make use of big data and natural language processing technologies as well as dealing with day-to-day application development and scaling issues. We utilize agile methodologies, iterate quickly to find solutions, and work together to ensure that the system evolves in a maintainable and performant fashion.
 
This is a full-time opportunity located in Toronto, Ontario.
 
The Quality Assurance Team at Exiger is looking for an experienced, easy going and energetic QA professional. The candidates will demonstrate a solid understanding of QA practices, and are interested in working on exciting projects in a fast-paced and casual environment, which values communication and contribution by all team members. They will be self-motivated and capable of working independently, as well as in a team setting.
 
Reporting to the QA manager, the Quality Assurance Automation Developer will be involved in all software quality assurance activities for their assigned projects. This professional is expected to drive product quality improvements, participate in discussions regarding the requirements and design of new features, as well as improvement of existing functionality. The Quality Assurance Automation Developer will be responsible for functional test design, planning, creation and execution of automated and manual test cases.

Key Responsibilities

  • Review story requirements and participate in requirement discussion.
  • Set up test data and environments to achieve solid and reliable test coverage.
  • Modify and enhance existing QA tools written in Java/JavaScript in order to perform successful testing.
  • Design, develop and maintain a selenium based test framework for GUI.
  • Work closely with Product and Development teams to resolve system and product issues.
  • Work directly with the NLP team providing testing support on algorithms and discuss results to determine and prioritize further enhancements.
  • Follow Agile principles and work independently without direct input or oversight. 

Professional Experience Required

  • Bachelors’ degree in a computer science or equivalent practical experience.
  • Hands on experience with Java, JavaScript, SQL and Shell. Ability to program in Java and Java Script (write, read, understand, debug, fix and improve code.)
  • Experience in testing Angular JS applications. Preferably using Protractor.
  • Strong analytical skills.
  • Self-manager with the ability to perform well under little supervision.
  • Quick learner of new concepts and technologies.
  • Critical thinking skills, with the ability to organize and articulate effective problem solving solutions.
  • Good oral and written communication skills.
  • Minimum 3 years of relevant work experience.
  • Comfortable working in a fast paced, highly collaborative, dynamic work environment.
  • Experience in Agile environments.
  • Understanding of Big Data, machine learning, NLP, and data analysis.
About Exiger
 
At Exiger we work everyday to make the world a safer place to do business in. Our experts and technology help clients prevent breaches, respond to risk, remediate issues and monitor activities. We are searching for people who think creatively to solve complex problems related to governance, risk and compliance thus delivering first class solutions for our corporate and government partners.
 
Exiger’s core values are courage, excellence, expertise, innovation, integrity, teamwork and trust.
 
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or protected veteran status, or any other legally protected basis, in accordance with applicable law.
 

About Exiger

Never before has the balance between business opportunity and regulatory risk been so tenuous. Exiger addresses this challenge head-on by developing sustainable compliance programs that meet today’s strict regulatory requirements while acknowledging that businesses cannot afford to play it safe. In a world where the fastest path to driving shareholder value is to expand into developing – often high-risk – economies, Exiger helps financial institutions, multinational corporations, and governmental agencies pursue their strategic goals with the confidence that regulatory change will not alter their course.Exiger was formed by a group of leading authorities on financial crimes compliance to solve some of the most complex problems confronting business today. The firm arms financial institutions and multinational corporations with the practical expertise and tools they need to prevent breaches in compliance, respond to risk intelligence, remediate gaps and monitor ongoing business activities.Initially launched to lead the court-appointed Monitorship of HSBC – the most comprehensive Monitoring assignment ever awarded by the Department of Justice – Exiger is entrusted with evaluating the effectiveness of internal compliance controls used by the $2.7 trillion banking institution across approximately 6,000 offices operating in nearly 70 countries around the world.In addition to its Monitorship work, Exiger guides a wide range of clients around the world through the process of managing the worst-case scenario compliance challenges and implementing the programs they need to prevent them in the future.

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