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Senior QA Automation Engineer

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Regular-Full Time


Montreal - Quebec - Canada

Description & Qualifications


We are looking for a Senior Software QA Automation Engineer to design and develop automation solutions and code for testing.
• The QA Automation Engineer will collaborate with the Agile scrum team on its deliverables
• Implement test automation for the next generation SaaS Application in a fast-paced, agile environment, using Continuous Integration, Continuous Testing, & Continuous Deployment concepts
• Transform manual test documentation into robust, efficient automated test scripts and team up with the QA resources to increase Automation coverage
• Be a key contributor in the design and development of automation solutions, interpret results, and communicate on a regular basis
• Setup/configure/maintain automated testing environments in a CI/CD setting
• Develop test documentation, execute tests, and monitor results using application lifecycle tools
• Adhere to and promote standards for test development best practices
• Should have good knowledge and experience of functional testing, automation, reporting defects along with root cause, troubleshooting skills
• Review business and functional requirements documents to create appropriate test documentation
• Provide complete testing coverage for areas of responsibility
• This role will be a hybrid model and require onsite in the Montreal office 2-3 days/week


• Working in a fast-paced Agile SDLC environment delivering high quality, high value features to the market; sprint/sprint and release/release
• Experience with software test automation tool(s) like Selenium Web Driver, Java, and Junit
• Solid experience in functional testing and software best practices (TDD, BDD)
• Experience in API testing or Web Services Testing using Rest Assured, SOAP, UI, Postman
• Familiarity with Rest based services and React Framework based front end testing environments
• Experience in testing or developing SAAS/cloud products (AWS, GCP)
• Ability to write code in an object-oriented programming language such as Java
• Good at problem-solving with excellent documentation and communication skills
• Shows creativity and initiative to improve test coverage and effectiveness
• Strong problem-solving skills and the ability to utilize data to drive decisions
• More than 4 years of experience within enterprise-scale software quality assurance
• Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Computer Science/Engineering a plus

Company Overview

Here at UKG, Our Purpose Is People. UKG combines the strength and innovation of Ultimate Software and Kronos, uniting two award-winning, employee-centered cultures. Our employees are an extraordinary group of talented, energetic, and innovative people who care about more than just work. We strive to create a culture of belonging and an employee experience that empowers our people. UKG has more than 13,000 employees around the globe and is known for its inclusive workplace culture. Ready to be inspired? Learn more at

EEO Statement

Equal Opportunity Employer

Ultimate Kronos Group is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and is committed to maintaining a diverse and inclusive work environment. All qualified applicants will receive considerations for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, disability, marital status, familial status, sexual orientation, pregnancy, genetic information, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, veteran status, and any other legally protected status under federal, state, or local anti-discrimination laws. 

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Disability Accommodation

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