Software Engineer in Test
Ink Thread & Tech Corp.
Oakville, ON
About us:
Ink Thread & Tech Corp. is a high growth start-up disrupting the $25B+ North American uniform / promotional industry through its online platforms: entripy.com (promotional),
ZipMerch.ca (uniforms) and EntripyShops.com (schools and teams).

We are headquartered in a vertically integrated 50,000 plus square foot state-of-the-art facility in Oakville, Ontario. Our technology-focused and vertically-integrated operations allow us to provide clients with superior speed, quality, convenience and pricing. We are Canada’s leader in custom branded apparel, but we are just scratching the surface of our potential.

Job Summary:
Reporting to the CTO, the Software Engineer in Test is responsible for the analysis, planning, development, execution, and reporting of test plans, scenarios, and cases produced to achieve thorough product testing and maintain agreed upon quality standards in order to provide the highest quality software products to both external and internal customers.

Responsibilities:
Enhance the test automation framework to extend capabilities for the project
Work with the QA & development teams to design, implement & execute an effective automation test strategy
Work with QA, development & product management teams to ensure that the design of test automation meets the needs of the project.
Maintain a source code repository of all scripts & programs related to the automation framework & tests
Review requirements and specifications and build test cases independently
Mainly perform front-end UI web application testing and some back-end as well
Ensure our website performs well in the most popular web browsers and devices
Validate that all pages, forms, emails, and content work and look adequate
Log defects accurately and with all the information required to replicate the bugs
Work with external developers to explain and resolve issues
Ensure all applications are being held to high-quality standards

Skills and Qualifications:
Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science/Engineering
5+ years of experience in a QA role
Strong communication skills, able to convey information accurately and effectively
Experience working in an agile development environment
Strong understanding of QA testing methodologies and SDLC, able to write ample test cases based on application specifications
Highly organized with an ability to work in a fast-paced project
Comfortable testing APIs
Experience testing web applications
Demonstrated expertise with automation tools
Strong people skills with an ability to work within a team
You have an inquiring mind and desire to highlight systems and processes that don’t make sense

Benefits:
Medical/Dental benefits after successful completion of probation period
Employee Discounts (so you can rock your personalized attire)
Casual dress (leave your business gear at home)
Fun social events (we work hard and play hard)
Fitness benefits (we will help you get your fit on)
Fantastic location (Mississauga/Oakville border)
Ink Thread & Tech Corp. is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and in accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act 2005, will provide accommodation throughout the recruitment, selection and assessment process.