QA Engineer

Computers/Software Ottawa, Ontario Remote - Canada


Position at J2 Cloud Services

The world isn’t standing still, and neither is J2. We’re moving quickly and taking bold steps to serve our customers’ evolving needs. That’s why now is an exciting time to join our team and be part of an environment of excellence and the highest ethical standards – a place where values such as integrity, inclusive diversity and accountability are paramount. We empower every employee to lead, drive change and give back where they work and live. Our people are our greatest strength, and we work as a team in service of our customers and communities.

J2’s Campaigner product empowers our customers to drive sales and revenue using multi-channel marketing automation by creating personalized, 1:1 interactions through powerful email & SMS automation workflows that drive incremental revenue, engagement, and increased customer life time value.  With nearly 4 BILLION emails & SMS messages being sent from this SaaS product every month, you will have the opportunity to work on a high volume and highly scalable platform in the latest and greatest technologies.

The Campaigner team at J2’s Moz Group is looking for a highly motivated QA engineer to help grow our business and brand by delivering high quality features and continuously improving our platform. You will push your QA skills and expand your abilities while working on multiple projects as part of one of the best development teams you’ll ever meet.

Our team is located in Ottawa, Ontario but we are open to having individuals work remote from anywhere within Canada.  


What You Will Do:

  • Be actively involved in planning, estimating, and executing manual and automated test plans.
  • Create clear and concise manual test cases for new features being developed.
  • Create automated test cases using Selenium and C#. 
  • Execute performance and load testing to determine scalability of features.
  • Identify problems and troubleshoot features during testing,
  • Report software defects in a clear and concise manner.
  • Participate in agile ceremonies collaborating with software developers, product team, and operations team.

Experience We Want To See:

  • End to end understanding of the Software Development lifecycle specifically in relation to the Agile / Scrum methodology.
  • Experience and understanding of integration, system, functional and user acceptance testing.
  • UI and API testing experience including load/performance testing, cross-browser testing, and mobile device testing experience.
  • Understanding of micro services, containerized applications and event-based communication.
  • Exposure to Rancher / Kubernetes / Event Bus implementations.
  • Experience with queuing systems (RabbitMQ or equivalent).
  • Experience with SQL server and writing queries to create and verify data.
  • Familiarity with Atlassian suite (JIRA, Zephyr, Confluence).

Nice to Have:

  • Experience of software testing from a SaaS / commercial web based application environment.
  • Gherkin (Specflow) experience.
  • Experience writing automated test scripts using Selenium and C# or equivalent.
  • SOAP / REST API testing using tools such as Swagger / Postman / ReadyAPI / SoapUI / LoadUI.
  • ISTQB certified to at least Foundation level.

About J2 Moz Group:

J2’s Moz Group, a division of J2 Global (NASDAQ:JCOM), is a leading Internet information and services company consisting of a portfolio of brands across digital media and cloud services. Our Moz Group business includes Campaigner, iContact, Kickbox, Moz and