Automation Architect / QA Lead

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Date: Jun 15, 2022

Location: Multiple Locations, Canada

Company: Deloitte

Job Type: Permanent
All Available Locations: Multiple Cities: Calgary, Edmonton, Fredericton, Halifax, Montreal, Ottawa, Quebec City, St. John's, Toronto, Vancouver, Winnipeg
Be encouraged to deepen your technical skills…whatever those may be.
Have many careers in one Firm.
Partner with clients to solve their most complex problems


Looking to grow your career in software testing while working on opportunities with leading Canadian and global companies to implement latest technologies of automation… Apply Now!

What will your typical day look like?

As a Test Lead in the Deloitte Consulting, you will be part of a team that delivers innovative technology solutions to clients. We will count on you to help clients with defining their end to end test strategies, test automation architecture and implement best in class automation frameworks. As part of the Deloitte family, you will be asked to coach junior resources and lead small teams to help build a stronger foundation for the next generation. To succeed, you must be passionate about new and upcoming technology solutions in Quality assurance, have the drive for continuous learning and an interest in market evolution.

About the team

Our Systems Engineering practice provides a full suite of services to clients to assist them with all phases of the software lifecycle, as well as providing advisory and transformational services. We drive technological change to support our clients in developing end to end technology delivery capabilities, enabling them through large scale organizational transformations. We design, implement, and operate solutions for custom-developed systems, platform integration, and application modernization to enable business capabilities. Our team has varied skillsets, including but not limited to front-end web and backend or full stack development, software engineering, low-code platforms, functional programming, application architecture, agile development, quality assurance and test automation and emerging technologies. Learn More

Our consulting team at Deloitte helps multiple federal clients replace, upgrade or maintain technology systems to prepare for next generation. As the current market needs for these services are exponentially growing, Deloitte Consulting in National Capital Region (NCR) is building a dedicated world-class testing team to help us meet industry demands. Our aim is to build a dynamic and inclusive work environment that paves a path for new ideas and collaborative engagements while working with top professionals.

Enough about us, let’s talk about you

You are someone who has:

  • Experience in leading QA streams for projects from end to end for various delivery methodologies (Agile / Waterfall / Hybrid).
  • Applied testing methodologies, principles and processes to define and implement test strategies to meet client’s objectives.
  • Oversee the definition, selection, and extension of the test automation architecture frameworks
  • Define and implement test automation strategy including roadmap, tools, framework and approach for various clients as per their needs
  • Research and recommend tools, approaches for various streams of testing
  • Ability to define and operationalize key metrics to manage and assess the testing process including test execution and defect resolution.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
  • A bachelor’s degree or a college degree in computer science or similar
  • 4-6 years of hands-on test automation experience working in a large scale software development environment
  • Minimum 2 years of experience in test automation development testing API's and web service technologies (i.e. REST, SOAP), and/or GUI applications and minimum 2 year experience using test automation tools like Selenium, QTP, Load Runner, or SOA test.
  • Experience with Continuous Integration / Continuous Deployment environments and tools (e.g: Docker, Travis, Jenkins)
  • Conceptual Knowledge of Object-Oriented architecture and Programming languages such as NodeJS, Java, Python, JavaScript, .Net, C# or similar
  • Ability to work independently, and also partner with various teams (QA, Performance, Dev, Architects, UAT, etc.)
  • Security Clearance or is eligible to be security cleared to work on federal accounts.
  • Knowledge of performance testing
  • Hand on Performance testing skills (nice to have).
  • French and English language working proficiency is required for placement at the Montreal office.

Why Deloitte?

Launch your career with The One Firm where you can make an impact that matters in a way that you never thought possible. With endless opportunities at every turn, and a culture built to support and develop our people to be the very best they can be, Deloitte is The One Firm for you to learn, grow, create, connect, and lead. We do this by making three commitments to you:

  • You will lead at every level: We grow the world’s best leaders so you can achieve the impact you seek, faster.
  • You can work your way: We give you the means to be flexible in how you need and want to work, and we have innovative spaces, arrangements and the mindset to help you be wildly successful.
  • You will feel included and inspired: We create a deep sense of belonging where you can bring your whole self to work.

The next step is yours

Sound like The One Firm. For You?

At Deloitte we are all about doing business inclusively – that starts with having diverse colleagues of all abilities!  We encourage you to connect with us at if you require an accommodation in the recruitment process, or need this job posting in an alternative format. We’d love to hear from you!

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