Senior QA Automation Engineer

We’re looking for someone that’s obsessive about automating everything, lives and breathes for the value and impact of QA Engineering and who wants to impart their knowledge while expanding their own hands-on skills.  

Toronto, ON


FormHero hides the complexity of existing paper and electronic documentation from your customers, prompting them to make clear selections and answer simple questions while automatically completing your documentation in the background.

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Overview: <p>It&rsquo;s only human to hate paperwork and at FormHero we&rsquo;re here to change the way it&rsquo;s done. Whether you are applying for a mortgage, securing insurance or going through any of life&rsquo;s other big and little moments, filling out a form is tedious and often feels futile. If you&rsquo;re the person checking those forms, every time you miss a detail it costs money and time. At FormHero, we put an end to that. We prioritize customer experience. And we&rsquo;re doing it intelligently. Our products are being used by banks, insurance carriers and government agencies to improve their customer experience and engagement. And that&rsquo;s just the beginning.</p> <p><strong>The opportunity</strong></p> <p>As we continue to grow and work on challenging and unique projects with enterprise-level clients, we are adding to our teams. Reporting to the Release Manager, we are adding our first Senior QA Automation Engineer to the team. Someone who wants to play a critical role in the release management scrum. This is a greenfield opportunity for a Senior QA Automation Engineer who wants to build out how automated testing works in our product using AWS and Docker. We&rsquo;re looking for someone that&rsquo;s obsessive about automating everything, lives and breathes for the value and impact of QA Engineering and who wants to impart their knowledge while expanding their own hands-on skills. &nbsp;</p> <p>If you are frustrated with how QA automation is being done in your current organization, join us for a chance to build the framework and the processes from the ground up.</p> <p><strong>What&rsquo;s in it for you</strong></p> <p><em><strong>Career development.&nbsp;</strong></em>We build useful software. We help turn ideas into practical solutions. You will have access to best of breed tools. This is a rare chance to integrate automation across an entire product development team, to both lead and get your hands dirty and ultimately, to add more QA Engineers to the dream team.</p> <p><em><strong>Impact.&nbsp;</strong></em>We're always iterating. We know that there's always room for process improvement. That's why we're constantly tweaking our product, so our clients get the best possible software with the features they need. You will implement automation testing into our new features and introduce automation into our existing frontend and backend. You can take pride in the work you do and the influence you have. You will lay the groundwork and grow with it in parallel with the organization.</p> <p><em><strong>Purpose.</strong></em>&nbsp;We're passionate about our people. At FormHero, our purpose is to improve the relationships between businesses by helping them put their user experience first. We think our own teams are just as worthy of our respect and dedication.</p> <p><strong>Our tech stack</strong></p> <ul> <li>AWS EC2, ECS and security infrastructure.</li> <li>AngularJS, JavaScript and SCSS for the Front End.</li> <li>NodeJS for the backend.</li> <li>MongoDB, Redis.</li> <li>RabbitMQ / AWS SQS.</li> <li>Docker for containerization.</li> </ul>
Responsibilities: <p><strong>Our new Senior QA Automation Engineer will:</strong></p> <ul> <li>Automate. You will build automated testing wherever possible.</li> <li>Test and improve. You will create tests. You will verify bugs and write regression tests. You will suggest new approaches to existing or planned testing leading to a more scalable, reliable and usable framework.</li> <li>Document. You will prepare and maintain test data. You will deliver highly visible reports on product quality.</li> <li>Collaborate. You will coach teammates on sustainable testing methods.</li> <li>Explore. You will research new technologies and methodologies, recommending tools. You will examine current best practices and introduce them to our processes.</li> </ul>
Requirements: <p><strong>Our new Senior QA Automation Engineer has:</strong></p> <ul> <li>The hands-on expertise. You have 10 years of industrial experience including 2 years building out QA Automation. You have exposure to building and running testing using Nightwatch, Selenium and Docker. You have expertise creating automation from existing manual tests, writing comprehensive test plans and technical documentation detailing defects and issues.</li> <li>The passion. You want to make a difference and see the impact of what you do, introducing&nbsp;critical automation testing that positively impacts the work of your peers in development and ensure&nbsp;we are only releasing the best-quality features for our clients - and their end users. You strive for perfection, you recover quickly from missteps and you follow and implement best practices across the board.</li> <li>The drive. You are a straightforward, no excuses, get things done, solution driven Engineer. You want to own it and you will work hard to make it the best it can be.</li> <li>The collaborative approach. You have outstanding relationship building skills. You can effectively work as part of a multi-functional scrum team.</li> <li>The leadership potential. You know how to nurture skills, provide training and support to junior members. You can manage the work of third-party providers.</li> <li>The communication skills. You know how to listen and be a contributing team member. You have outstanding verbal, written and interpersonal skills.</li> <li>The creativity and adaptability. You can adapt quickly, innovate solutions and embrace the new while accepting the ambiguous.</li> </ul> <p><strong>Why should you join us?</strong></p> <p>FormHero is a OneEleven company, a global scale-up hub focused on helping the most promising, high-growth tech startups build their businesses and scale their operations. Joining us now is a chance to be part of a small but growing company. It&rsquo;s a chance to make an impact on literally thousands of people. We&rsquo;re a company with traction and we&rsquo;re planning to expand broadly. We are already working with some of the largest companies in Canada and we have gained the recognition of putting the end user customer experience first. We are also a company that brought in HR when we hit 14 people to demonstrate our commitment to growing the team in the ways they wanted to grow. We believe we have a responsibility to help our people live the work-life and the home-life they want to and we live up to that every day.</p> <p><strong>Apply now</strong></p> <p>Think this job is meant for you but worried you don&rsquo;t have it all? If you feel you meet 70% of the qualifications listed and you are an innovative team player, express your interest here and we promise to consider your full profile. You can also follow us on&nbsp;<a href="">Twitter</a>&nbsp;or&nbsp;<a href="">LinkedIn</a>&nbsp;to learn more about us.</p> <p>The diverse experiences, and identities of our team members help us make better decisions and drive great results. FormHero fosters an inclusive work environment that welcomes team members of all backgrounds and perspectives. We are committed to providing a meaningful environment for every member of our team.</p>