DevOps Tester

Position: DevOps Tester

Location: Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

Position Type: Contract

Language: English

Clearance: Enhanced


Our Client is looking for a senior and intermediate tester for a 6 month contract.


  • Facilitates communication with the team and with other groups to ensure that test automation designs (scripts, data, expected results, etc.) are clearly understood and all test automation requirements are met.
  • Upholds the standards and expectations set forth by management and ensures guidelines, strategies and procedures are followed.
  • Provides updates and status reports to the Test Lead/Test Manager and/or Project Manager as appropriate.
  • Works closely with different functional and technical groups to resolve and prevent issues, ensure thorough automated testing from both a business and technical architecture perspective, and understands related support and production issues.
  • Converts requirements and design documents into a set of automated test cases, scenarios and scripts, ensuring compliance with methodology.
  • Analyzes data, recommends improvements and compiles reports based on findings.
  • Creates test scripts for change requests and project changes based on functional or technical design documentation.
  • Converts requirements and design documents into a set of test cases and scripts, ensuring compliance with methodology.
  • Performs defect tracking and coordinates QA activities.
  • Analyzes data, recommends improvements and compiles reports based on findings.
  • Performs application specific and/or integrated end-to-end complex automated testing of key business processes using available tools and applications.
  • Participates in product readiness and release decisions and provides test sign-off documentation.


  • 5 to 8 years of experience in automating business application and/or software tests.
  • Strong experience analyzing and understanding functional, technical and non-functional requirements in a variety of application environments.
  • Experience designing, creating, executing, and troubleshooting automated test cases, scripts and scenarios.
  • Experience designing and implementing common test automation frameworks to maximize efficiency and minimize maintenance costs.
  • Experience using and leveraging automated testing tools.
  • Experience in an Agile environment

Nice to Have:

  • Mendix or PaaS or 4GL experience
  • Good understanding of QA methodology – test plans, test cycles, and software release
  • Familiarity with DevOps tools and processes
  • Experience in TeamCity, Git, Eclipse, Maven, Jira
  • Experience with mobile testing and load/performance tools such as Jmeter
  • Jira, Zephyr or similar test management tool, SonarQube, etc.
  • Experience in continuous testing within CI/ CD construct

For more information please contact Kevin Ireland at or 613-914-5994