QA LEAD WITH DEVOPS EXPERIENCE

SAVVII Group Inc. is looking a seasoned QA Lead with DevOps Experience responsible for designing, developing, and operating the infrastructure and to keep our infrastructure ahead of our customer growth, ensuring service reliability, performance, efficiency, and security. If you’re an operations-minded automation and software expert looking to join a small, nimble team – this is it.

JOB DESCRIPTION

SAVVII Group Inc. located in Toronto Canada, is in the dynamic field of connected FinTech. The leadership team is comprised of highly positive energy, experienced members that value teamwork, personal accountability, will to win, respect for people, integrity and quality! Learning from oneself and others makes SAVVII a fun place to spend your professional time.

As we aspire to secure the market of our business, we need to think about the way our software interacts across all constituents of customers and partners. Digital is taking center stage in enabling this engagement.

If you are passionate about working in a culture that promotes growth and creativity, developing new products that engage and provide an enhanced customer experience – keep reading.

We are looking for a seasoned QA Lead with DevOps Experience responsible for designing, developing, and operating the infrastructure and to keep our infrastructure ahead of our customer growth, ensuring service reliability, performance, efficiency, and security. If you’re an operations-minded automation and software expert looking to join a small, nimble team – this is it.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Develop, manage, and maintain automated regression tests for functional, regression and performance testing
  • Work with development and create a suite of backend white box test scripts to test the data integrity of a system.
  • Lead the functional test and development used for feature testing
  • Work with customer support to help reproduce problems reported by customers
  • Consult with the project team on the design, development, and release of new / existing product functionality and upgrades
  • Report cases in bug tracking system and work with development in verifying the fixes and features.
  • Work with release management team to generate build reports and certify builds for release.
  • Work with teams to provide operational support of production environments

YOUR PROFILE

  • A passion and hunger for working within the Fintech space.
  • The ability to think out of the box, conceptualize user journeys by stepping into the customer’s shoes and be creative and disruptive with your designs.
  • You should be a self-starter as opposed to waiting for directions. We value people who bring new knowledge and creativity adding to the team’s collective wisdom.
  • You are born to lead and remain a people person.
  • Ability to self-prioritize during competing.
  • Attention to detail is what can make or break customer experience and that will be key to your success.
  • Teamwork – includes colleagues in planning, decision-making, facilitating and process improvement and enjoys a collaborative way of working and co-creating.
  • Cultural Ambassador – exhibits and promotes Savvii Group’s corporate values at all times and thrives in a fast-paced international environment with room for ideas and actions.

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE

  • Experience building automated test scripts using management and load tools: like jMeter, QTP, Quality Center, LoadRunner, WebLoad, Selenium, Appium, etc.
  • Experience with testing/developing web-based and native mobile application.
  • Familiarity with unit test development
  • Previous QA experience testing websites built (or exposure to coding) in a language such as React, Node or Javascript.
  • Experience with testing cloud-based applications.
  • Preferably working knowledge of MS SQL (T-SQL) programming skills.
  • Develop the automation of the database processes, tasks and procedures in AWS RDS..
  • Design and write T-SQL and scripts to automate database management tasks.
  • Investigate and resolve database issues, pull logs, etc.
  • Stage and deploy database changes to production
  • Experience with using version control (Git), defect tracking systems (JIRA) and test case management (like TestRail)
  • Prefer experience building installation, configuration, administration, reporting of Atlassian tools Jira, Confluence, BitBucket/Stash/GitHub, Crowd
  • At least 5 years of experience with Information Technology, a plus… as an AWS certified engineer managing large scalable software environments with IaaS, PaaS, CaaS and FaaS
  • Prefer a BS/BA degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or a related field, or equivalent work experience
  • Practical experience using scripting languages to support AWS administration
  • Experience within an Agile / DevOps culture
  • Prefer knowledge of key AWS services such as Cognito, EC2, lambda, API gateway, S3, VPC, SES, RDS, SNS / SQS, etc.
  • Familiarity with CI/CD pipelines
  • Prefer experience creating CI/CD for applications in NodeJS, Golang and various other languages (C#, Java, etc.) in a serverless environment/platform with AWS CodePipeline
  • Prefer knowledge of Continuous Integration and Deployment (CI/CD) environments using tools such as CodePipeline/CodeBuild/CodeCommit, Confluence, Jira, Jenkins, Maven, NuGet, Coverity, CheckMarx, Artifactory, and SonarQube
  • Ability to document and train on CI/CD standard methodologies with our IT and Engineering organizations
  • Familiarity with any monitoring tools like DataDog, Nagios, AppDynamics, SiteScope, etc.
  • Prefer hands-on experience with Cloudformation
  • Preferably knowledge of networking and protocols: TCP/IP,ICMP,SSH,LDAP,DNS,VLANs, Load-balancing, NSGs, etc
  • Familiarity with logging/monitoring using tools such as Kibana, ElasticSearch and Splunk
  • Ability to identify problems, and effectively communicate solutions to peers and management
  • Strong interpersonal skills; ability to communicate with people with a variety of skill sets
  • Ability to adapt to rapidly changing requirements
  • Understanding of payment processing technologies a serious plus
  • Experience integrating multiple, interdependent, distributed systems and applications
  • Should be comfortable and able to present ideas to both technical and business stakeholders and facilitate strategic discussions

Joining SAVVII will embark you on a great journey with career development in a respected FinTech Startup (Canada First, USA Second). As a QA Lead, you will gain broad business knowledge of the company’s activities, as well as take part in the digitization of the financial payments industry, in leading a team of QA Engineers.

You will work and communicate across a diverse team within local and geographical borders that will enable you to build a strong professional network. We will provide you with opportunities that broaden your knowledge and strengthen your technical and professional foundation.

We aim to be a world-class digital organization that delivers business value turning ideas into prototypes and digital products powered by analytics and customer engagement. In the Digital organization we will start within the Canadian Financial Payments network and expand into other targeted markets across network and payment agnostic solutions for both consumers and businesses.

SAVVII is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. SAVVII prohibits discrimination, harassment and retaliation as described in this section. The Company will extend equal employment and advancement opportunities to all qualified individuals regardless of their race, color, religion, age (40 and over), sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, pregnancy, disability, national origin, ethnic background, genetic information (including of a family member), military service, and/or citizenship, or any other classification protected by applicable local, provincial or federal law.

While we sincerely appreciate all applications, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.