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Senior Test Automation Developer

Location:  Vaughan
Stellen-ID:  10363

When it comes to digital, physical or electronic payments, the whole world trusts Giesecke+Devrient. Now you too can discover your passion for the world of payment systems. G+D Currency Technology is a globally active high-tech company headquartered in Munich, Germany. As a trusted partner of central banks and the entire currency industry, we increase security and efficiency in cash circulation. Our 160 years of experience – combined with new, digital solutions – makes us the world market leader in Advanced Currency Management. As part of the G+D Group, we offer a wide range of development opportunities in an international, family-owned company, with more than 11,000 employees worldwide. We are convinced that the key to success is in the diversity of our employees. That’s why it depends on you personally – let’s shape the future of currencies together!



The Senior Test Automation Developer will be involved in all aspects of software test automation planning, be responsible for preparation, automation development, execution, and reporting on the test automation activities for assigned projects. The Senior Test Automation Developer will also work with the Test Lead to ensure that Test Automation activities are aligned with the overall test strategy and that the automation test coverage can be measured automatically based on the mapping to manual test cases.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities:


  • Support the Project Leader in project planning (esp. identification of work packages, effort estimation)
  • Actively work with the software architects to create test Automation Architecture, Test Plan and Test Strategy
  • Plan and organize automation tests
  • Execute automated tests and for analyze test results
  • Participate in the selection of automation test tools
  • Build and maintain automated sanity and regression test suites for feature and system verification
  • Work with the architecture team to design performance and non-functional testing strategy and execute this strategy for selected projects and for all core releases
  • Actively work with the development team regarding new software, bug fixes, upgrades and deployments to assess the impact on automation test suites
  • Report and communicate product deficiencies, test automation progress and results
  • Additionally assist customer support and sustaining engineering teams in creating data to replicate, verify and investigate client-reported defects
  • Collaborate with manual test team members and Test Lead to review manual test cases and to map these to automation tests to ensure efficient fit into the overall test strategy
  • Adheres to defined organization processes and recommends process improvements


Required Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in a Computer Science or Engineering related discipline or equivalent
  • 7+ years of experience in creating & implementing test automation architecture & strategy
  • Experience with automated test development and frameworks
  • Software development experience in Java, C#/.NET
  • Experience with UI testing is preferred
  • Solid experience with J2EE Application Servers preferably WebSphere or JBoss
  • Experience with RDBMS (Oracle, SQL Server) technology including creation of SQL queries
  • Experience testing enterprise level transactional software (financial sector preferred)
  • Experience generating and executing structured test plans at the integration and system level
  • Experience and understanding of multi-tier web and client/server applications, and associated computer hardware.


Required Knowledge and Skills:

  • Strong knowledge of Unix and Windows
  • Strong troubleshooting, debugging and problem analysis skills
  • Good understanding of software development methodologies (CMMI, Agile, Iterative)
  • Excellent knowledge of related tools (MS TFS, Visual Studio, SOAP UI, Selenium, Coded UI, FlaUI, JMeter)
  • Excellent ability to communicate and work effectively with other team members in a multicultural and international environment
  • Excellent verbal, written communication and presentation skills
  • Must conduct oneself in a professional manner at all times
  • Generates enthusiasm and entrepreneurial spirit and support of company objectives
  • Utilizes sound judgment in dealing with business information
  • Self-motivated and self-disciplined
  • Flexibility to work long hours as necessary
  • Ability to handle high pressure in a professional manner







Requisition ID: 10363 

If you are interested in becoming part of our team, have the experience and skills listed above and have a
passion for this type of work, please visit our website at https://performancemanager5.successfactors.eu/sf/careers
. Giesecke+Devrient
Currency Technology America, Inc. offers a competitive
salary and excellent benefits. Join us in shaping the future.



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Giesecke+Devrient Currency Technology America, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer – M/F/Veteran/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

We are looking forward to receiving your application!

Giesecke+Devrient Currency Technology America, Inc.
202-3700 Steeles AveW Vaughan ON L4L 8K8
5,000 cash centers rely on our technology.
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