Automation Quality Assurance Engineer (#179)

Work type:
Technical Level:
Job Category:
Quality Control
Canada’s leading online broker

N-iX is a software development service company that helps businesses across the globe develop successful software products. During 20 years on the market and by leveraging the capabilities of Easter Europe talents, the company has grown to 2000+ professionals with a broad portfolio of customers in the area of Fortune 500 companies as well as technological start-ups. With its headquarters in Lviv, Ukraine, the company also has multiple development offices in the East European region and representative entities in the United States of America, Sweden, and Malta.

Throughout the years of its operations, the company has developed strong expertise in such fields as digital turn-key solutions engineering, cloud services, big data & analytics, user experience design, engineering excellence, digital platforms integration, and its own R&D in different domains such as financial services & banking, telecommunications, e-commerce, automotive, manufacturing, and others.

The modern global trends in the IT industry have led the company to consider its expansion to the Latin American market to complement its expertise with high-end talents in the area.

The Automation Quality Assurance Engineer will provide expertise in the area of QA activities for applications developed by the Insurance Engineering Team. Particular focus will be on the insurance Web application, microservices and backend systems.
This individual will participate as an active part of an Insurance focused Agile SCRUM team.The Quality Assurance Engineer will be an individual who is very interested in technology, particularly backend systems and services and web applications. Enjoys being part of a team who builds great tools using leading edge technologies. This individual understands the concept of testability and will work together with engineers and designers, providing input into their work to ensure the final product can be tested efficiently using either manual or automated approaches.


  • Write test plans and test cases throughout the development lifecycle
  • Ensure test plans thoroughly cover all requirements and use casesPlan, schedule and perform manual and automated software tests
  • Develop automated regression test suites using automated testing tools
  • Foster a continuous improvement approach to QA activities
  • Review tools implementations and encourage best practices and sound design principles while remaining practical and deadline driven
  • Work closely with Engineering team to perform early testing on components prior to integration builds
  • Manage defect tracking; monitor and report results
  • Report QA status, as appropriate, to keep project stakeholders informed on deliverables and timelines
  • Train other departments on the use of custom developed tools


  • Solid knowledge in Javascript/Typescript. 
  • Experience in creating frameworks using BDD/TDD
  • Experience in Javascript driven testing tools is an asset.
  • Have experience in automation testing or coding or backend services is an asset.
  • Knowledge of SQL and NoSQL databases

Nice to have:

  • Knowledge of software development life cycle, methodologies and testing
  • Knowledge of Postman or any API testing tools
  • You have experience in Cypress
  • Knowledge of financial services, particularly within the insurance realm, which is considered an asset
  • Experience working in a fast paced agile environment
  • Experience with cloud technologies and modern pipelines are an asset
  • Knowledge of quality assurance techniques, testing concepts, methodologies and tools. You have expert ability to apply quality assurance knowledge to in-depth testing and test plans
  • Ability to apply concepts of unit, system, regression, product, integration and acceptance testing

We offer:

  • Flexible working format - remote, office-based or flexible
  • A competitive salary and good compensation package
  • Personalized career growth
  • Professional development tools (mentorship program, tech talks and trainings, centers of excellence, and more)
  • Active tech communities with regular knowledge sharing
  • Education reimbursement
  • Paid vacation days, sick leaves, and days off
  • Healthcare & Sport program
  • Medical insurance
  • Memorable anniversary presents
  • Corporate events and team buildings