Software Tester – Automation

  • Company:
    New Value Solutions Group Inc.
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  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
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  • Posted:
    3 days ago
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Job Description

New Value Solutions Italy is looking for enthusiastic Software Tester- Automation to join our international team. Our customers are diverse, from individual consumers to Fortune 500 companies and rely on us to provide quality assessments of application.

Who you are?

  • You are constantly curious, always looking to learn and increase your knowledge, able to think creatively and come up with solutions and excited to dive into a system to understand mysterious behaviours.
  • You will deliver test automation to support Agile Testing within a rapid delivery environment.
  • You will play a hands-on role implementing tests and updating test results.
  • Working within the Automation and Integration platform you will develop tests and test scenarios leveraging Protractor, Selenium and Appium for regression, integration and JMeter for performance testing.


  • Together with the QA Lead develop the Automation and Integration framework
  • Analyze User Story acceptance criteria to write automated tests including validation of required functionality and testing of edge cases
  • Communicate test progress, test results, and other relevant information to project stakeholders and management
  • Participate in triage and prioritization in a rapid delivery environment
  • Cultivate and disseminate knowledge of quality assurance methodology best practices


  • A degree or diploma in information technology, computer science or engineering, or similar field preferred, or has an equivalent combination of experience, training and education
  • A minimum of five (3) years’ experience in software testing with at least 2 years as a automation tester
  • Experience in creating test frameworks and strategy
  • A clear understanding of quality assurance processes and methodology, Agile software practices and Testing web-based applications
  • Familiar with C# or Java and JavaScript (familiar with Angular is an asset) and testing tools such as: JMeter, Selenium, xUnit, Jerkins, Protractor and Appium
  • Extensive knowledge of Quality Assurance methodologies; QA planning, processes, approaches to testing, defect identification and resolution
  • Full understanding of the software development lifecycle and its best practices.
  • Outstanding communication, analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Experience with test automation tools and processes.
  • A relentless advocate for engineering excellence
  • A product thinker who can take the point of view of the customer and sees the different ways they can break the software
  • An expert at communicating, knowing exactly how to advocate with business stakeholders and the development team
  • You have worked in a rapid delivery environment where your pace and hustle were key to getting the right things done
  • Experience with mobile development and mobile-first responsive design
  • Proficient understanding of cross-browser compatibility issues and ways to work around them

What success looks like:

  • You will challenge developers to deliver User Stories by driving test automation quickly
  • You will effectively communicate with key stakeholders and understand the business needs
  • You will be agile and flexible and be willing to bring new ideas to the table

If you have the experience with some or all of the above requirements, please apply. We thank all candidates but only those shortlisted will be contacted.


Company Description

New Value Solutions is a national IT consulting company with offices in Vancouver, Seattle, Toronto and two recently opened in Italy. We provide IT Staff Augmentation, IT Project Delivery, IT Sustainment and Management Consulting services. Our clients are situated across Canada, US and Italy.