Current Indigo employees should apply through the Internal Mobility page using your indigo.ca email address.
Dedicated to telling stories and creating experiences, Indigo is always looking for bright, energetic and customer-focused people who can help bring our exciting mission to life in one of our more than 200 Indigo, Indigospirit, Chapters and Coles stores across Canada.
We offer a variety of exciting opportunities at our retail stores, distribution centres, and home office for people who share our passions and want to be part of a dynamic and enriching culture.
WHO WE ARE
We love books and all things beautiful
We are Canada’s Cultural Department Store
Books are our heart and our soul and Great Books are JUST the Beginning
We play by the following rules :
We exist to add joy to our customers’ lives each and every time they interact with us and our products
Our job is to create joyful moments for our customers
We treat each other the way we’d treat a valued friend
We inspire each other to do our best work
We seek to ignite creativity and innovation every day
We give back to the communities in which we operate
WHAT YOU’LL DO :
The Developer, QA provides manual and automated testing services to the Retail development team for internal and external facing software.
They will apply their knowledge of QA test methodologies and practices, testing tools and technologies to produce high quality results while working as part of a development team.
Create and review test approach documents, estimated automation ROI, time estimation and test scenarios for assigned features
Perform manual and exploratory testing
Interact with developers and business users to ensure delivered features meet expectations
Report and evaluate defects and issues using a defect tracking system
Participate in implementing solutions architecture and technical design of the QA automation framework and test scripts
Design, implement and maintain automated testing frameworks and scripts for multiple projects
Participate in the selection of tools and technologies used for QA automation
Responsible for maximizing the maintainability and extensibility of implementation logic
Implement and maintain automated test scripts to ensure that features are adequately covered by automated tests
Perform automation code reviews and code merges, ensuring that we are adhering to departmental standards in our automated code
Ensure Software Quality Assurance Standards are being met throughout the product lifecycle, be an active participant in agile ceremonies
Consistently provide status reports detailing progress against objectives
Highlight issues / risks to project lead or manager for resolution
Act as an advocate for the customer by placing them at the forefront of all decision-making and design processes
Proactively identify and anticipate customer expectations and needs
Embrace and seek out technology that creates high tech and high touch solutions for Indigo’s customers
Challenge the status quo by consistently identifying areas for improvement, diagnosing issues and working to resolve them
Collaborate with others to drive flexible and iterative solutions, quickly and easily
Share technical knowledge with others and actively seek to learn from those more knowledgeable than yourself
Help others see the impacts of their efforts and proactively engage other functions to get input
Encourage others to freely share their point of view and be open to feedback
Model Indigo’s beliefs and convey a positive image in everything you do
Celebrate diversity of thought and have an open mindset
Take an active role in fostering a culture of continual learning, taking risks without the fear of making mistakes
Embrace, champion and influence change through your team and / or the organization
WHO YOU ARE :
Computer Science Degree, other related diploma or equivalent experience accompanied with formal computer training
Minimum 4-5 years of work experience in Software QA with an emphasis on mobile apps
Minimum 3 years of work experience in QA automation
Professional experience using Git for version control
Excellent communication skills
Very Good knowledge of QA test methodologies and practices
Proficiency in developing and executing test plans, test cases and test procedures
Experience mobile development tools such as MSAppCenter and Firebase
Experience with automation tools such as Appium
Experience with testing hybrid mobile apps (React Native with iOS / Android)
Experience in defect-management (bug-tracking) software
Experience in relational databases and data validation
Experience in mobile browsers, iOS and Android
Self-starter who takes initiative and requires minimal supervision
Detail-oriented, with a strong ability to focus and work in a fast-paced environment
Ability and enthusiasm to learn new technologies
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
Indigo Books & Music is committed to treating all people in a way that allows them to maintain their dignity and independence.
We believe in integration and equal opportunity. Accommodations are available upon request for all applicants with a disability throughout the recruitment process.
Please contact Human Resources if you require accommodation. We will work with all applicants to accommodate their individual accessibility needs.