Smarthome - Software Development Engineer in Test (SDET) - Functional QA
Location: Vancouver, BC, CA Edmonton, AB, CA Calgary, AB, CA Toronto, ON, CA Ottawa, ON, CA
Req ID: 36565
Jobs by Category: Technology Solutions
Job Function: Technology
Status: Full Time
Schedule: Regular

Our team and what we'll accomplish together:

Your mission, should you choose to accept it… Is to help build a world-class SmartHome Solution. You will take on a pivotal SDET (Software Development Engineer in Test) role within the Smarthome Software Quality Assurance team (part of the Connected Home Development and Operations organization). Together, our primary focus will be on delivering top-notch customer experience and end-to-end quality for everything SmartHome, including video services, integrated home security, & energy management. As always, should you excel in this task, you will be rewarded with growth & the ability to upskill yourself, all while being immersed in phenomenal team culture. Good luck.

What you'll do:

This is an exciting SDET role on the Smarthome Software Quality Assurance team, within the Connected Home Development and Operations organization. Our aim is to ship the best connected SmartHome solution - we will do so by owning and delivering great quality for the end to end customer experience. As an SDET you will get to define what functional quality means for this solution and drive automation goals that help scale and grow testing. You will build functional quality gates, quality best practices, automation infrastructure, as well as interesting, high-visibility tools. Ultimately, you will get to define the customer experience of our SmartHome ecosystem, & be a part of the next generation of SmartHome and IOT innovations.

Here's how:

This is a space where we grow together as a team.

  • Become a Functional QA Prime - Develop and implement a comprehensive functional testing strategy, author test plans, lead cross-functional strategy reviews, bring up a functional testing repository for the Smarthome ecosystem
  • Build your arsenal - Drive & achieve automation goals in order to amplify testing & tooling efforts
  • Grow your arsenal - Identify & capitalize on opportunities for growing test automation, automated tooling, dashboarding, visualization
  • Become a Mentor - Lead and mentor the testing team, setting goals and providing feedback to ensure the growth and development of team members
  • Be heard - Define quality standards by monitoring and controlling the quality of software products. Continuously evaluate and improve the effectiveness of testing processes and methodologies
  • Build your network - Collaborate effectively with cross-functional teams to ensure timely delivery of high-quality software products. Grow your reach & influence

What you bring:

  • You have a QA mindset that values customer experience. You write your test strategies, test plans & test cases with the customer at the forefront
  • You are known for your expertise with software QA best practices, processes & technologies including:
    • QA practices such as requirements gathering, creating strong quality gates, working with ambiguity, meeting schedule driven timelines, data driven quality reporting
    • Automation with tools such as Appium, PyTest and Selenium, and automation frameworks
    • DevOps processes such as continuous integration and delivery
  • You are able to bring people together to collaborate and solve problems by creating an open environment for sharing ideas and identifying solutions
  • Known for your work or curiosity to learn new technologies:
    • AWS CI/CD Tools such as: AWS CodeCommit, AWS CodeBuild,AWS CodeDeploy, and AWS CodePipeline. Prior experience integrating automated tests to CI/CD pipelines.
    • AWS Serverless services
    • AWS scalable services including: AWS ECS, AWS DynamoDB, EC2
    • Typescript and Python programming languages
    • Robot test framework
    • Atlassian Jira and x-ray plugin
    • Atlassian Confluence
  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or a related field

Great to have:

  • AWS certifications
  • Linux certifications

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Company overview

10000+ Employees
Company - Public
Enterprise Software & Network Solutions
Information Technology
Unknown / Non-Applicable

TELUS Ratings

  • 68 %
    Recommend to a friend
  • 73 %
    Approve of CEO
  • CEO Jeff Puritt
    Jeff Puritt
    1,547 Ratings
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Culture and Values
  • Senior Management
  • Work/Life Balance

TELUS Reviews by software engineer in test

  • "Good salary and flexi timing." (in 137 reviews)
  • "work life balance is good" (in 108 reviews)
  • "Good team and management." (in 60 reviews)
  • "Good benefits overall for senior dev" (in 56 reviews)
  • "Everything good over there like good work culture" (in 69 reviews)
  • "salary is low." (in 137 reviews)
  • "No Work life balance" (in 108 reviews)
  • "Bad Management" (in 60 reviews)
  • "time and no benefits." (in 56 reviews)
  • "Higher level management have some very orthodox and rigid executives which can cause work culture to become very toxic sometimes" (in 69 reviews)

TELUS Benefits

3 Ratings

Employee benefit reviews

Most commented

  • Sick Leave(4 comments)

    "not paid at all so you are stuck"

  • Life Insurance(3 comments)

    "best - good coverage, flexibility to customize your coverage plan annually Worst - adding in long term disability is expensive"

  • Nov 19, 2023
    Current IT Support in Toronto, ON, Ontario

    They have a good health and benefits package

  • Oct 5, 2023
    Current Senior Product Manager in Montreal River, ON, Ontario

    Good benefits overall in the company

  • Sept 28, 2023
    Former N|A in Montreal, QC, Quebec

    Great benefits. Dental, drug, health

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