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Software Developer - Test Automation

Job ID 71075 Date 03/24/2017 Scarborough, Canada
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Join the Global Community of Scotiabankers to help customers become financially better off. 

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Are you the right person for this role?
You think outside the box
You have a passion for technology extends beyond the workplace
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

About the Software Developer - QA Automation:
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 contribute to user story creation, software design and code reviews
You develop, implement, execute test plans and test cases based on user stories
You contribute to test automation tools and infrastructure by developing and augmenting test cases and/or test libraries
You introduce and influence overall process improvements and act as an agent for change to the organization

You'll need to have:
3+ years of experience in software development and automated testing
Experience defining test strategies such as application, unit and performance testing
Experience with web testing tools (e.g. Selenium) and unit testing frameworks
Experience with mobile application testing for both Android and iOS 
A fast learner who has an appetite to learn what’s behind both simple and complex financial solutions
A positive and resilient personality. You must be able to embrace feedback and have a desire for continuous iteration and improvement
Comfortable working in a self-guided manner with the ability to prioritize tasks and manage your own time efficiently, without direct input or oversight 
A wizard when it comes to adapting to an Agile environment and writing about software that is continuously integrated & deployed



It would be cool if you were also: 
A strong advocate for agile technical practices and software craftsmanship
Active in your community startup, agile and tech scene
Experience in user-centered design
Interested in the impact fintech innovations can have on the world

Work Environment 
Business Casual Attire
Flexible Working Hours
Work as part of a team which encourages both individual and collaborative innovations
Shuttle service to other Scotia offices and local malls (Scarborough locations only)
Close to GO bus, subway RT and major highways



Scotiabank is committed to providing an inclusive and accessible candidate experience. Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. If you require accommodation during the recruitment and selection process, please let us know. We will work with you to meet your needs.

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