Senior Test Automation Engineering (Remote)

Basis:

Permanent - Full Time

Area of Interest:

Product & Software Development

Location:

Waterloo, ON, Canada

Who we are

Geotab ® is a global leader in IoT and connected transportation and certified “Great Place to Work™.” We are a company of diverse and talented individuals who work together to help businesses grow and succeed, and increase the safety and sustainability of our communities.

Geotab is advancing security, connecting commercial vehicles to the internet and providing web-based analytics to help customers better manage their fleets. Geotab’s open platform and Geotab Marketplace ®, offering hundreds of third-party solution options, allows both small and large businesses to automate operations by integrating vehicle data with their other data assets. Processing billions of data points a day, Geotab leverages data analytics and machine learning to improve productivity, optimize fleets through the reduction of fuel consumption, enhance driver safety and achieve strong compliance to regulatory changes.

Our team is growing and we’re looking for people who follow their passion, think differently and want to make an impact. Ours is a fast paced, ever changing environment. Geotabbers accept that challenge and are willing to take on new tasks and activities - ones that may not always be described in the initial job description. Join us for a fulfilling career with opportunities to innovate, great benefits, and our fun and inclusive work culture. Reach your full potential with Geotab. To see what it’s like to be a Geotabber, check out our blog and follow us @InsideGeotab on Instagram, Twitter or Facebook. Join our talent network to learn more about job opportunities and company news.

Geotab cares about your safety. You may be required to be vaccinated based on the nature of your work (ex: travel requirements) or due to changing local governmental health requirements.

Who you are

We are always looking for amazing talent who can contribute to our growth and deliver results! Geotab is seeking a Senior Test Automation Engineering who will be responsible for designing and developing automated tests and writing and maintaining automated test plans.

If you love technology, and are keen to join an industry leader — we would love to hear from you!

What you’ll do:

You will focus on creating resilient and reliable automated tests that are performant and scale across teams while improving Quality Assurance processes and best practices. This position will collaborate with various stakeholders including their peers, Project Managers, Product Managers, and Developers. The Senior Test Automation Developer will act as a code quality domain expert across projects within their team and will mentor their peers on the craft. The Senior Automation Developer will also be a fully contributing developer as a secondary priority.

How you’ll make an impact
  • Collaborate with stakeholders to define, create and execute test automation strategies and frameworks.

  • Create detailed, comprehensive, and well designed test cases.

  • Build, maintain, and enhance tools that streamline and automate all forms of testing that scale and can support multiple teams.

  • Manage test coverage, test environment creation, and maintenance.

  • Drive continuous improvement in test coverage and test effectiveness.

  • Work with Product to understand how users are utilizing current and new features/ improvements.

  • Work closely with Quality Assurance Analysts and Software Developers on developing solutions.

  • Automate existing manual test cases and design/write new test automation.

  • Build and maintain effective integration, smoke, and regression test suites.

  • Build and contribute to CI/CD pipelines as necessary. Proactively monitor logs and create scripts to scrape logs and report issues.

  • Proactively identify improvement opportunities in product development and quality assurance processes.

  • Recommend innovative ideas to automate processes in order to reduce manual effort and implement.

  • Assist with the delivery of software releases into production.

  • Complete manual testing as required.

  • Work with developers to empower them to utilize automated testing tools and techniques.

  • Stay current with new testing technologies and drive initiatives to progress internally.

What you’ll bring to this role
  • Post-Secondary Degree specialization in Computer Science, Software Engineering or a related field.

  • 5-8 years experience in automated testing with SaaS products or similar.

  • Understand the core tenets of software development, able to write reliable automation tests & scripts, and modify application code for test automation.

  • Solid understanding of object-oriented programming.

  • Expert understanding and experience writing automated tests (C# or Python is preferred).

  • Strong familiarity with a wide array of QA practices, processes, and tools.

  • Expert at three or more of QA Automation, Manual Testing, Security Testing, Performance Testing, Agile QA.

  • Experience with Cloud environments.

  • Experience with CI/CD and infrastructure automation .

  • Ability to switch between big picture thinking and hands-on implementation.

  • Experience working within a technical or engineering organization/knowledge of the high-technology industry is an asset.

  • Able to work well under pressure and respond to fast changing priorities and deadlines.

  • Highly organized and able to manage multiple tasks and projects simultaneously.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

  • Strong analytical skills with the ability to problem solve.

  • Strong team-player with the ability to engage with all levels of the organization.

  • Technical competence using a wide array of software programs, including but not limited to, Google Suite for business (Sheets, Docs, Slides).

  • Entrepreneurial mindset and comfortable in a flat organization.

If you don't see yourself fully reflected in every job requirement listed above, we still encourage you to apply.

Why job seekers choose Geotab

Work from home and flex work arrangements

Baby bonus & parental leave top up program

Home office reimbursement program

Online learning and networking opportunities

Electric vehicle purchase incentive program

Competitive medical and dental benefits

Retirement savings program

*The above are offered to full-time permanent employees only

How we work

At Geotab, we have adopted a flexible first working model in that we have systems, functions, programs and policies in place to support both in-person and virtual work. However, you are welcomed and encouraged to come into our beautiful, safe, clean offices as often as you like. When working from home, you are required to have a reliable internet connection with at least 50mb DL/10mb UL. Virtual work is supported with cloud-based applications, collaboration tools and asynchronous working. The health and safety of employees are a top priority. We encourage work-life balance and keep the Geotab culture going strong with online social events, chat rooms and gatherings. Join us and help reshape the future of technology!

We believe that ensuring diversity is fundamental to our future growth and progress and is an integral part of our business. We believe that success happens where new ideas can flourish – in an environment that is rich in diversity and a place where people from various backgrounds can work together. Geotab encourages applications from all qualified individuals. We are committed to accommodating people with disabilities during the recruitment and assessment processes and when people are hired. We will ensure the accessibility needs of employees with disabilities are taken into account as part of performance management, career development, training and redeployment processes. If you require accommodation at any stage of the application process or want more information about our diversity and inclusion as well as accommodation policies and practices, please contact us at careers@geotab.com. Click here to learn more about what happens with your personal data.

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