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Automation Developer - Selenium

Location:

Montreal - Quebec - Canada

Function:

Engineering

Ref #:

201701034
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Corporate overview

You’re empowered when you’re a Kronite

Want to be part of an elite group of highly skilled professionals? We think our employees are a special group of talented, energetic, and innovative people. And for that reason, we refer to ourselves as Kronites. Kronites care about more than just work. We recognize the need to maintain a healthy work-life balance — to live inspired. In fact, it’s expected! Whether you’re playing foosball in one of our game rooms, working up a healthy sweat in group fitness classes, or videoconferencing with Kronites thousands of miles away, you’ll soon learn that we take work and fun seriously. No matter what position you hold at Kronos, you’re a Kronite. And we want you to feel like you have the power to make a difference in your life and the lives of others, at work and beyond.

 

Kronos is the global leader in workforce management solutions that enable organizations to control labor costs, minimize compliance risk, and improve workforce productivity. Tens of thousands of organizations in 100 countries – including more than half the Fortune 1000® - use Kronos time and attendance, scheduling, absence management, HR and payroll, hiring, and labor analytics applications.  Kronos customers include enterprises large and small across diverse industries worldwide including retail, hospitality, healthcare, manufacturing, public sector, services, and distribution.

 

Kronos is a privately held company and was founded in 1977. Headquartered in Chelmsford, Massachusetts, Kronos employs more than 5,000 people worldwide.

 

Kronos is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Description

Want to join an innovative engineering team building a next generation cloud and on-premise solutions? We are seeking quality engineers to help develop and qualify Kronos’ next generation Workforce Management solution. Are you excited to work with technologies like AngularJS, HTML5 and J2EE applications? Are you passionate about performance, user experience and responsive UIs? We practice behavior driven development, continuous integration & continuous delivery. We use state-of-the-art quality and test automation tools and our processes are tailored towards ensuring a great customer experience. We’re passionate about learning and applying new technologies in a highly collaborative environment. We innovate in every change we make.

Responsibilities:

• Develop test scripts, execute tests, and monitor results using automation tools.
• Setup/configure/maintain automated testing environments in a continuous integration setting.
• Deliver a set of reusable, modular tests for UI components.
• Provide automated testing coverage for areas of responsibility.
• Transform manual test documentation into robust, efficient automated test scripts.
• Collaborate with both the scrum team on its deliverables and your colleagues in the quality organization.
• Ensure a high-quality user experience.
• Review business and functional requirements documents in order to create appropriate test documentation.
• Adhere to and promote standards for test development best practices
• Stay current on new technologies and evangelize future adoption of next-generation automation tools and best practices as appropriate.

Qualifications

Qualifications
• **A good oral understanding of French is required (if not spoken French)**
• BS or MS in Computer Science or related discipline.
• 3+ years of experience in Software Quality Assurance and at least 1+ years of experience with automation, such as Selenium, as well as related tools.
• SoapUI experience is a plus.
• Experience delivering cloud or SaaS based offerings a plus.
• Understanding of Microsoft and n-tier web technologies, Java experience desired.
• Understanding of current web technologies and javascript. Knowledge in HTML5 a plus.
• Strong background in functional testing and software quality best practice.
• A background utilizing risk-based testing approaches.
• Describe UI behavior in terms of correct technical implementation and customer user scenarios.
• Experience working in an Agile/Scrum software development environment preferred.
• Work closely with scrum master and the team to prioritize deliverables and adapt to change.
• Demonstrated collaborative skills.
• Self-Driven, self-motivated.
• Detail oriented.
• Creative, able to think out-of-the-box.
• Ability to work effectively independently and as a team member.
• A desire to work in a collaborative, fast-paced agile environment.
• Passionate about quality, enhancing user experience, performance and product success through innovation in QA methods.

EEO Statement

Kronos is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and is committed to maintaining a diverse and inclusive work environment. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, physical or mental disability, age, or veteran status or any other basis protected by federal, state, or local law.