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Sr Automation Lead

Full Time
6 days ago
VIRTUAL(R)59 - HomeRes - ON - BMO

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Key Accountabilities:

Build technical end to end architecture; define strategic direction for testing automation practices across various team and for new business initiatives

Deliver automation strategy design and execution for assign portfolio to uplift API, web and desktop UI automation

Deliver automation solutions to align with business strategies

Manage automation development run and maintenance targets.

Lead proof-of-concept (POC) projects and the development of major test components in the systems including critical "thick client" and "legacy" applications

Analyze technical feasibility, determine tools for testing, provide optimum solutions and design for Automation framework and define best CI-CD approach

Build and lead "Automation Testing Solutions (Center of Excellence)" to help and guide projects under Personal and Business Banking by defining strong intake process and implement Governance

Lead heads down development of automation script for Web, Desktop, Mobile and API applications

Initiate lead testing assessment of assign projects including identifying other QA stakeholders

Support design of test strategy, test planning and test cases development review and approval

Demonstrate automation ROI to showcase short term investment vs long term benefits for stakeholders

Knowledge, Experience, and Skillset:
  • Possesses a university degree and/or 8 to 10 years relevant work experience, computer science degree preferred
  • Industry-specific knowledge and experience is an asset
  • Possesses solid business knowledge in the Finance, Every Day Banking, Investment, and Lending
  • Java and Java Script
  • Experience as an Automation Architect delivering designs, solutions, framework and tools
  • Experience with Jira, Confluence, ALM
  • Prior experience with BMO
  • Good communication skills
  • End to End, Integration, Functional experience in testing enterprise wide banking and web applications, cross-browser and mobile devices (iOS and Android) testing.
  • Experience working in Agile/Hybrid teams.
  • QA lead experience capable of handling projects individually and also executing Test Cases.
  • Experience handling triage calls
  • Accessibility Testing
  • Banking domain like personal & business / cards / branch channel apps / self-serve / lending and mortgages banking work experience
  • Git/Bitbucket and Maven
  • CI/CD implementation experience with Bamboo/Jenkins
  • Docker/openshift/Kubernetes experience
  • Web Browser
    • Selenium-Webdriver
    • JUint/TestNG
    • Cucumber and BDD
  • API
    • Rest Assured with TestNG (Mandatory)
    • READYAPI/SoapUI with groovy scripting (secondary skillset)
  • Desktop/Thick Client:
    • RPA Base Tools
    • Test Complete or any similar tool experience
  • Mobile:
    • Appium and Perfecto

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As a member of the BMO team you are valued, respected and heard, and you have more ways to grow and make an impact. We strive to help you make an impact from day one - for yourself and our customers. We'll support you with the tools and resources you need to reach new milestones, as you help our customers reach theirs. From in-depth training and coaching, to manager support and network-building opportunities, we'll help you gain valuable experience, and broaden your skillset.

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