QA Automation Test Engineer

iS5 Communications - Mississauga, ON (8 months ago)

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Position Status: Regular, Full time
Work location: Mississauga, Ontario
Reporting to: Director of Quality Engineering

What you’ll be doing:
Are you interested in helping to secure and enable reliable operations of a nation’s critical infrastructure? iS5 Communications develops products and solutions that do just that. Utilizing the iS5 designed secure networking and edge computing platform for Industry 4.0 and Industrial IoT applications, iS5 is developing innovative cybersecurity, industrial communications, big data, and AI/machine learning solutions for Smart Grids, Intelligent Transportation Systems, and other critical infrastructure industries. iS5 is seeking individuals to help build the next generation solutions for iS5’s global customer base at our Corporate Headquarters in Mississauga, Ontario.
iS5 Communication is currently looking for a creative and experienced Automation Test Developer with a great can-do attitude and passion for development automatic testing solution for network equipment. The QA Automation Developer will be a part of our QA team and will participate in the QA automation development activities such as development and maintenance of automation framework, design and develop automatic test cases for functional, system level tests and regression testing. Along with the iS5 QA team the candidate will be interacting with testing and development teams in multiple locations.

The role will include understanding iS5 customer requirements & product solutions, forming knowledge and opinions about system level test coverage, being a writer and/or a key reviewer for system test plans & coverage, and providing technical knowledge sharing inside the company.

The primary responsibilities of the role will be:
Participate in design and developing testing automation framework/tools that can support component-level testing automation for new functionalities and regression testing suite for system-level end to end services and Web UI for network equipment and applications.
Investigate and recommend innovative automated test approaches and processes for existing and coming new software and hardware products that in QA’s testing scope.
Continuously improve automated testing methodologies to maximize test coverage of networking products.
Review functional and technical documentation to identify requirements for the new function implementation in order to supporting new features test automation
Execute automated testing scripts and generate testing result report
Based on automated testing result report, work with QA test lead and Developers to ensure all functionalities have been tested, defects have been identified and documented, impacts have been assessed, and resolutions provided.

Position Requirements:
Degree in computer engineering or equivalent areas.
Strong programming skills in Python and TCL (minimum 5 year).
Experience in test automation development for Network equipment (switches/routers) required asset.
Experience of automation implementation of Network Simulator/Analyzers like Spirent/Ixia/Perf/Wireshark and etc… required asset.
Strong analytical skills, creativity, and detail oriented.
Must be self-motivated and able to meet deadlines.
Ability to work in a development team with a co-operative attitude.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Cisco CCNA certification (advantage).
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
To fit in our growing and diverse team, you must be

Critical thinker and problem solver
Proactive and energetic, creative and self-starter
Team-oriented and collaborator who is committed to the organization and its vision.

What iS5Com offers:
At iS5 Communications Inc. our team is everything! You will have an opportunity to join a talented, fast-paced, and collaborative team. Some of the perks our team members have are:

Medical, Dental and Vision care benefits
Access to public transportation
Flexible work hours
Casual Friday dress code all week long!
Employee Referral Programs
And more!

Interested In Joining our Team?
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