QA Specialist (Automation), Consulting

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Date: Jun 22, 2022

Location: Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Company: Deloitte

Job Type: Permanent 
Reference code: 109050   
Primary Location: Toronto, Ontario, Canada 
All Available Locations: Toronto 


Our Purpose

At Deloitte, we are driven to inspire and help our people, organization, communities, and country to thrive. Our Purpose is to build a better future by accelerating and expanding access to knowledge. Purpose defines who we are and gives us reason to exist as an organization.

By living our Purpose, we will make an impact that matters.

Be empowered to lead and have impact with clients, our communities and in the office.
Be expected to share your ideas and to make them a reality.
Be part of a firm that leads the way and pushes themselves to look like contemporary Canada.

QA Specialist, (Automation)

CS&AD + TWG, a Deloitte business team of one, is looking for a QA Automation Specialist to join our growing team and help us with our mission to help build and grow the most innovative start-ups, scale-ups, and enterprise companies in the world. 

What will your typical day look like?

A typical day in the life of a QA Automation Specialist is hard to pin due to the variety of projects we work on and the tasks we get involved in. Below are the most common activities:  

  • Actively contribute to project rituals (stand-up, sprint planning/retro, client meetings, demo)   
  • Design, develop execute and maintain automated test cases and required test data  
  • Analyze failed test cases, diagnose, and implement fixes  
  • Create and manage bug reports  
  • Analyze system and business requirements for testability  
  • Provide estimates for automation work to project leadership  
  • Track, analyze and communicate test results on a regular basis  
  • Collaborate with cross functional teams to understand how new features should be tested and contribute to the automated test  
  • Collaborate with developers to establish and promote code quality  
  • Participate in code reviews ensuring all test coverage requirements have been meet  
  • Support with non-automation testing activities as needed 


About the team

Transforms the way organizations define, architect, and build software through agile delivery and tight integration with client engineering teams. The team crafts digital products that are architecturally sound, feature best-in-class UX, are held to the highest standards of Quality Assurance, and meet (or exceed) business outcomes. Engineering also brings expertise in Data Engineering to help clients define a data strategy and develop high value products to support data-driven decision making 


Enough about us, let’s talk about you

A QA person’s role is to ensure we deliver a high-quality product. In that sense, it goes beyond identifying and validating issues and functionalities, or ensuring cross-platform/browser support; A lot of a QA member’s work is collaborative in nature and therefore requires a high level of professional skills including: 

  • Excellent verbal, written and .gif-based communication – and tact 
  • Passion for software testing and interest in Agile best practices and keen interest in emerging product design and technology trends 
  • User empathy; able to put yourself in the shoes of clients and end users 
  • Positive and autonomous self-starter, resourceful enough to unblock yourself when stuck 
  • Natural mentor and leader who finds pleasure in sharing knowledge with others 

Technical expertise 

  • Experience working in an Agile environment and its corresponding rituals 
  • Experience using issue tracking and test management tools (e.g., Jira and Testrail) 
  • General knowledge of Accessibility guidelines 
  • Experience using Git and its command line 
  • Experience with Continuous Integration systems: Jenkins, Travis, GitLab 
  • Working knowledge of Docker 
  • Strong Object-Oriented Design and coding skills 
  • Strong experience in one or more of the following programming languages/Frameworks: C#, Python, Java and JavaScript (including Node JS and Angular) 
  • Experience with Browser UI testing frameworks:, TestCafe, CrossBrowserTesting 
  • Experience with any of the following is a valued asset: 
    • Experience with test frameworks: Robot, Webdriver.IO, Nightwatch.JS, Protractor 
    • Experience with Selenium-based automation: Selenium IDE, Selenium RC, Web Driver, Selenium Grid 
    • Experience with mobile automation testing tools: Appium, Calabash, Espresso, UI Automator, EarlGrey 
    • Experience with JavaScript testing frameworks: Mocha, Jasmine, Jest 
    • Experience with BDD using tools like: Cucumber, SpecFlow, JBehave 



Our shared values

While our Purpose guides us and helps explain why we exist, our shared values describe the behaviour we expect from each other at the firm.

They provide common ground to unite us across cultures and geographies. They help us to earn the trust and respect of our stakeholders. We all commit to living by these shared values, to stay true to the principles they represent, and to honour the legacy from which they came. They are what sets us apart and makes us Deloitte.

Every day, we live our Purpose through the following five shared values:

  • Lead the way: Deloitte is not only leading the profession, but reinventing it for the future. We’re also committed to creating opportunity and leading the way to a more sustainable world.
  • Serve with integrity: Deloitte has earned the trust of employees, clients, regulators, and the public for 175 years. Upholding that trust is our single most important responsibility.
  • Take care of each other: We look out for one another and prioritize respect, fairness, development, and well-being.
  • Foster inclusion: We are at our best when we foster an inclusive culture and embrace diversity in all forms. We know this attracts top talent, enables innovation, and helps us deliver well-rounded client solutions.
  • Collaborate for measurable impact: We approach our work with a collaborative mind¬set, teaming across businesses, geographies, and skill sets to deliver tangible, measurable, attributable impact.

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. Deloitte encourages applications from all qualified candidates who represent the full diversity of communities across Canada. This includes, but is not limited to, people with disabilities, candidates from Indigenous communities, and candidates from the Black community in support of living our values, creating a culture of Diversity Equity and Inclusion and our commitment to our AccessAbility Action PlanReconciliation Action Plan and the BlackNorth Initiative.

We encourage you to connect with us at if you require an accommodation for the recruitment process (including alternate formats of materials, accessible meeting rooms or other accommodations). We’d love to hear from you!

By applying to this job you will be assessed against the Deloitte Global Talent Standards. We’ve designed these standards to provide our clients with a consistent and exceptional Deloitte experience globally.
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