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Performance Test Automation, Senior Specialist



Quality Assurance
Toronto, ON, Canada
Posted on Friday, May 17, 2024

Performance Test Automation Senior Specialist

At Interac, we design and deliver products and solutions that give Canadians control over their money so they can get more out of life. But that’s not all. Whether we’re leading real-time money movement, driving innovative commerce solutions like open payments for transit systems, or making advancements in new areas like verification and open banking, we are playing a key role in shaping the future of the digital economy in Canada.

Want to make a lasting impact amongst a community of creative thinkers, problem solvers, technical virtuosos and high-performance application developers? We want to hear from you.

You’ll be responsible for:

  • Planning and executing performance testing activities.

  • Identifying performance
    bottlenecks and issues.

  • Collaborating with development and QA teams to optimize application performance.

  • Designing and implementing performance test plans.

  • Executing load, stress, and scalability tests.

  • Analyzing test results and providing actionable recommendations.

  • Collaborating with cross-functional teams to address performance issues.

  • Acquainted with industry trends and emerging tools in performance testing.
    Develop NFR automation tests targeting interactions between different services and components, timeouts, retries should be design per releases as and when needed.

You bring:

  • Computer Science Degree or equivalent work experience

  • Must be eligible to work for Interac Corp. in Canada in a Full Time Capacity

  • 5+ years direct experience in software development with strong, hands-on experience in software automation testing, Performance testing, test case development, test execution, test results analysis, and test optimization

  • Knowledge and experience with Git/Stash

  • Experience in the creation, maintenance and optimization of automation frameworks including management of test reporting

  • Knowledge and experience with Jenkins, Bamboo

  • Proficiency in performance testing tools (e.g., JMeter, LoadRunner)

  • Experience working within a formal CI/CD pipeline

  • Strong knowledge of C#, JavaScript

  • Knowledge of Selenium WebDriver

  • API testing using POST man or similar

  • Knowledge with web applications architecture, APIs, SQL and NoSQL databases

  • Knowledge and experience of micro-services architecture regarding integration and functional automation tests

  • Agile team and methodology experience; Kanban experience is desirable.

Interac requires employees to complete a background check that is completed by one of our service providers. We use this service to complete the following checks:

  • 5-year employment verification;
  • Canadian criminal record check;
  • Education verification;
  • Canadian ID cross-check;
  • Public safety verification; and
  • Credit inquiry

How we work
We know that exceptional people have great ideas and are passionate about their work. Our culture encourages excellence and actively rewards contributions with:

Connection: You’re surrounded by talented people every day who are driven by their passion of a common goal.

Core Values: They define us. Living them helps us be the best at what we do.

Compensation & Benefits: Pay is driven by individual and corporate performance and we provide a multitude of benefits and perks.

Education: To ensure you are the best at what you do we invest in you