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Title:  Test Engineer, Scotia Digital




Requisition ID: 152751

Join a purpose driven winning team, committed to results, in an inclusive and high-performing culture.



Our team located in Scotia Digital is growing quickly and we are specifically looking for a QA Test Engineer our Digital  Banking Application team. As a QA Test Engineer, you'll be working very closely with our Delivery ,Product, Designers, Developers, and other QA Specialists in a cross-functional Agile environment team that is completely rebuilding our mobile banking application. You will advocate quality, verify and validate, analyze and lower risks, and automate tests to help build great Apps. Your testing starts early in the cycle and your ideas and opinions matter from planning to deployment.


Is this role right for you?


  • You think outside the box
  • Your passion for Quality and Mobile/Online Applications testing 
  • You are diligent with documenting your test plans, test cases and bug reports
  • You are proactive and part of a dynamic team in an Agile environment
  • You work as part of a team and encourage both individual and collaborative innovation
  • You are open, persuasive, engaging and love to have a good laugh – you also know when it’s important to get serious and be a champion for the end user
  • You’re a fast learner who has an appetite to learn what’s behind both simple and complex financial solutions
  • You have a positive and resilient personality. You must be able to embrace feedback and have a desire for continuous iteration and improvement
  • You are comfortable working in a self-guided manner with the ability to prioritize tasks and manage your own time efficiently, without direct input or oversight
  • You will work closely with your scrum team to evangelize an emphasis on quality
  • You work with your scrum team to design and develop test strategies, testability requirements and implementation strategies
  • You will develop, implement, execute test plans and test cases based on user stories
  • You will contribute to test automation tools and infrastructure by developing and augmenting test cases and/or test libraries
  • Previous exposure to the banking industry/financial services is preferred 
  • Good to have CSTB / ISTQB Foundation-Level Certification
  • Knowledge of mobile/online platforms and native applications an asset


Do you have the skills that will enable you to succeed?


  • You have 5 or more years of experience in Mobile/Online Applications testing 
  • You have a good understanding of software testing techniques, agile test methodologies and tools
  • You are capable of executing QE activities within sprint and work closely with development and business teams to plan, report, prioritize and drive continuous improvement
  • Experience with interacting and coordinating test activities among multiple teams 
  • Hands-on experience with identifying defects, minimizing steps to replicate and log issues into a defect tracking tool (JIRA or similar ticketing systems)
  • Experience with cross-browser and cross-device testing for web and mobile applications
  • Experience with testing XML and JSON
  • You have knowledge of Charles Proxy or Proxyman, Splunk, app center & Launch Darkly
  • Proficient in REST API testing and used tools like POSTman and Swagger
  • Experience in automating tests in Java/Javascript, JUnit/TestNG, Selenium, JMeter and/or Appium 
  • You are capable of ownership of scalable test automation framework and test scripts to ensure repeatability, coverage, reliability and catching regressions
  • Experience with tools & applications such as JIRA, Confluence, BitBucket, Git and Artifactory/Maven
  • You are familiar with the types of testing including regression, performance, stress, unit, integration, accessibility and security testing
  • Knowledge of version control systems (Git) and CI/CD tools (Jenkins)
  • Establish traceability between test cases, user stories and bugs
  • Execution of test cases on English and French parts of the application and documentation of results for various types of testing as required (applies to smoke, integration, functional and regression testing)


What's in it for you?


  • We have an inclusive and collaborative working environment that encourages creativity, curiosity, and celebrates success!
  • We provide you with the tools and technology needed to create beautiful customer experiences
  • You'll get to work with and learn from diverse industry leaders, who have hailed from top technology companies around the world
  • Dress codes don't apply here, being comfortable does
  • Free shuttle service to and from Union station, which means more money in your pocket 
  • Onsite subsidized cafeteria with a chef, so you can snack all day, every day 
  • Onsite fitness center, so you can feel your best  
  • This isn't your typical "corporate" job. We work hard and we have fun! 
  • Access to thousands of online and in person courses so you can brush up on skills, or learn new ones 
  • Career progression opportunities. We hire you for your talent and not just for the job. We want to see you succeed not just in your role but in your career as a whole
  • A competitive rewards package that includes a base salary, a performance bonus, company matching programs on pension and profit sharing, paid vacation, personal & sick days, medical, vision and dental benefits that start from day one and much more!
  • Free shuttle service to and from Union Station, onsite subsidized cafeteria with a chef, and an onsite fitness center *


*Some of our perks & onsite offerings will be offline as we continue to monitor federal and provincial regulations around COVID-19.


Work arrangements: Fully remote / Hybrid


Location(s):  Canada : Ontario : Toronto 

Scotiabank is a leading bank in the Americas. Guided by our purpose: "for every future", we help our customers, their families and their communities achieve success through a broad range of advice, products and services, including personal and commercial banking, wealth management and private banking, corporate and investment banking, and capital markets.  

At Scotiabank, we value the unique skills and experiences each individual brings to the Bank, and are committed to creating and maintaining an inclusive and accessible environment for everyone. If you require accommodation (including, but not limited to, an accessible interview site, alternate format documents, ASL Interpreter, or Assistive Technology) during the recruitment and selection process, please let our Recruitment team know. If you require technical assistance, please click here. Candidates must apply directly online to be considered for this role. We thank all applicants for their interest in a career at Scotiabank; however, only those candidates who are selected for an interview will be contacted.

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