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    (CANADA) and Vancouver
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  • Functional Area/Experience
    IT / Fresh Graduate

Job Description & Qualifications

Are you looking to learn how to automate the testing of React Apps? Do you think you are up to the challenge of solving some of tomorrow's test automation problems?

As a member of our Engineering team, you will have the opportunity to work on cutting-edge technology in a fully agile environment. You will be expected to raise the quality bar in an already strong and energetic team. Coming up with tools, techniques and approaches that improve the testability of our code. You will also be developing automated tests from the unit level through to the API and the UI layers, using Javascript, Nodejs, Typescript, C#, Specflow, and a variety of tools, frameworks and test harnesses.


  • Collaborate with the team to engineer the features for release
  • Develop new automation using test-driven approaches
  • Design and develop tools and utilities to facilitate testing
  • Devise mocks, fakes, stubs etc to improve testability and isolation of code
  • Perform code and unit test reviews with developers
  • Monitor code coverage metrics and report on trends
  • Monitor automated regression testing results and report on trends
  • Maintain existing test automation code
  • Maintain and improve the quality of the product through planning for and performing manual testing of the applications and services

About You:

  • You thrive in a team environment, you enjoy sharing ideas and you're curious about how things work
  • You have a test first mentality when it comes to development and understand how and when a unit, contract or integration test should be applied
  • You are excited about creating testable systems and enjoy helping others understand how to write testable code.
  • You're familiar with REST and other types of APIs
  • You're familiar with Selenium or similar
  • You enjoy the creative process, you enjoy finding solutions to problems and you relish helping a team build quality products that delight customers
  • You are a systems thinker, capable of mentally constructing or de-constructing system architectures and models
  • You are passionate about software quality and you stay informed about the latest developments in the industry
  • You're familiar with some combination of development languages like HTML, CSS, JavaScript, Nodejs, and Java – but learning new technologies excites you 


Completion of a post-secondary diploma or degree in computer science or related field

The Good Stuff:

  •  Amazing growth and learning opportunities with a fast-growing Canadian SaaS company that is a world leader in its industry
  •  Best-in-class benefits for you and your family
  •  Paid vacation with extra personal days and flexible work environment
  •  Great work-life balance with a focus on employee wellness
  •  Collaborative, heartfelt team culture and winner of Comparably’s “Best Product & Design Teams Award" and “2020 Best Company Culture Award”

About Us:

Alida created the world's first CXM & Insights Platform, for the world’s most customer-obsessed brands, to turn customer truth into action. For over 20 years, iconic brands like Buzzfeed, LinkedIn and Red Bull have chosen Alida, formerly Vision Critical, as their secret weapon. Our unparalleled approach of coupling broad feedback with deep insights creates lasting customer relationships and builds brands that stand the test of time. At Alida we value being bold, empathetic, curious, and authentic. We also have a lot of fun!

Job Skills/Competencies Required

  • Experience with object oriented software development
  • Strong understanding of web and client/server design concepts
  • White box testing experience
  • Selenium, Puppeteer, or similar experience
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

Additional Desired Skills

  • Experience with SaaS (Software as a Service)
  • Experience with databases (SQL Server, Oracle, SOLR, Mongo)
  • Experience with Test Driven Development
  • Experience with Rapid Software Testing techniques
  • Experience with Security Testing techniques

We Can’t Wait to Meet You!

We couldn't do what we do without our awesome Lider's and look forward to welcoming you to our Alida family. Join us and let's make a difference together.

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