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Senior Software Engineer in Test


This is a Contract position in Toronto, ON posted September 17, 2022.

ApplyBoard simplifies the study abroad search, application, and acceptance process by connecting international students, recruitment partners, and academic institutions on one platform.

With an exceptional team from around the world and speaking more than 75 languages, our diversity is one of our greatest strengths.

Our core values, such as Caring About Each Other, Innovating and Improving, and Making Work Fun, propel us forward together and continuously strengthen our engaging culture.

We are in growth mode and are looking to empower passionate and exceptionally talented team members.

The Opportunity: As part of the Test Automation Team, your mission is to create/support robust testing frameworks for achieving best testing results and faster delivery to the production through CI/CD pipeline.

As the Software Engineer in Test(SET), you are responsible for driving and ensuring the quality of the software across the enterprise working with different product teams.

This includes the creation, evolvement, and tracking testing in concept with the establishment of appropriate test plans.

The Software Engineer in Test will work and co-ordinate with the software engineers and Quality Principals to measure and track the quality metrics including things such as defects and coverage.

The Software Engineer in Test will coordinate with the other members of the quality team to ensure that quality and testing is inclusive of integrations, system, and regression tests and test coverage is delivered.

What you’ll be doing every day: Work with DevOPs/Development team to implement overall testing plan including unit testing, API and end to end tests Write maintainable and reliable code Implement test automation for web based and mobile applications Come up with new ideas about improving the testing frameworks and test suites.

Identify, evaluate, report and document defects during the design and implementation phase.

Escalate issues to Development and QA Management quickly and effectively.

Analyze, epics and stories to validate project requirements to achieve quality end user experience Enhance enterprise standards where gaps exist Help with root cause analysis, which may identify issues in the API, DB, reporting, frontend or requirements Improve the quality and usefulness of existing features, by refactoring, decomposition, bug-fixing and preventive maintenance Identify and act on opportunities to improve the way we plan, develop, test and deploy our software Lead by example in the practice and promotion of excellence in software engineering Serve as an active mentor to less-experienced SET with regards to code quality What you bring to the table: Minimum 8 years of testing experience, ideally web based and mobile applications Minimum 5 years of experience in test automation with real coding experience.

Several years of practical experience developing and testing web-based and mobile commercial software that users love (in any modern tech stack) Great communication skills.

(Yes, everyone writes that
– but we really mean it.) Demonstrated ownership and pride in the quality of the software you work on, and the way that it succeeds in meeting the needs of its users Work collaboratively in a team environment with Product Owners, Developers, Scrum Masters, DevOps, and IT to ensure delivery of a quality application.

Strong development experience with SQL, JavaScript, UNIX Good written and oral communication skills Bachelor of Science Degree or higher education (Computer Science or related field is an asset) Ideally, you also have experience with some of: Developing and maintaining products that are used by many thousands or millions of people JavaScript, Bash Cypress, Postman, Appium, TestRail, K6 Jenkins, GitHub EdTech, eCommerce, or content-management software Relational databases, ORM frameworks, and their alternatives Microservices or SOA; RESTful APIs, JSON AWS, Docker, Kubernetes, ELK stack DevOps, Observability, Infrastructure as Code Life at ApplyBoard: By joining our team, you have the opportunity to: Join the fastest-growing technology company in Canada, with many opportunities for growth and advancement Work alongside a globally diverse team of over 1,500 team members based in over 25 countries, who speak more than 75 languages.

Make a difference in the lives of thousands of students as they explore educational opportunities Want to learn more about ApplyBoard, read our Life at ApplyBoard Blog , and be sure to follow us on our LinkedIn page .

About ApplyBoard ApplyBoard empowers students around the world to access the best education by simplifying the study abroad search, application, and acceptance process to more than 1,500 institutions across Canada, Australia, the United States, and the United Kingdom.

ApplyBoard, headquartered in Kitchener, Ontario, Canada, has helped more than 300,000 students from more than 125 countries along their educational journeys since 2015.

ApplyBoard was named the fastest-growing technology company in Canada by Deloitte, ranking 1 on the Technology Fast 50™ list in 2019 and 2 in 2020.

ApplyBoard was also been named to LinkedIn’s list of Top Startups in 2020 and 2021 and TechTO’s list of top Canadian Rocketship companies to accelerate your career in the Tech Industry.

In 2021, ApplyBoard announced a C$375M Series D funding on a C$4B valuation .

This funding will allow us to further invest in our technology, grow our team around the world, and serve more students on our mission to educate the world.

Thank you for your interest in ApplyBoard.

Please note that only qualified applicants that have been selected for an interview will be contacted.

ApplyBoard is committed to providing an inclusive and diverse workplace and is an equal opportunity employer.

If you require any accommodations or assistance during the recruitment process, please let us know.