SDET- Wealth Banking – Digital Nova Scotia – Leading Digital Industry

SDET- Wealth Banking

Position Description:

At CGI, we offer the opportunity to work with Canada’s largest Information Technology Outsourcing and Management Consulting Company with a true global presence in a fast-paced and energetic atmosphere where your personal and professional growth is accelerated by your desire and sense of commitment. All CGI employees are called members because they feel a powerful sense of ownership and accountability. Members at CGI are building their own company – in 100+ offices worldwide. CGI has the global resources, expertise, stability and dedicated professionals needed to achieve results for clients – and for members; that’s why an astounding 90 percent of them are CGI shareholders.

Position Summary:
• Working as a professional IT consultant in the field of software testing, focused on contributing to the banks’ quality engineering maturity via automation and technical excellence in a geographically spread team for one of the Big Five (Canadian Banks).

Required Level of Education:
• Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science and/or Business OR Diploma in IT and/or Business with equivalent IT experience

Required Experience:
• 6+ years of testing experience as SDET
• **Experience or strong knowledge of wealth management domain and trading instruments such as Equity, Options, Mutual Funds, Fixed Income.**
• End to end test scenario and testing/defect management experience in enterprise projects
• Strong experience programming algorithms and using data structures in JAVA
• Must have orientation to framework development from scratch
• 3+ years working experience with industry standard test management tools (i.e. JIRA)
• 3+ years working experience with industry standard functional automation test tools (i.e. Selenium)
• Atleast 6 months of Mainframe experience
• Working experience with industry standard API automation test tools (i.e. REST-Assured, ParaSoft SOATest)
• Working experience with BDD using Cucumber
• Working knowledge of the Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC)
• Experience working with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
• Excellent communication skills and the ability to interact directly with Client Stakeholders, Senior Management, and/or our technology partners
• Strong interpersonal skills
• Strong written and oral communication skills
• Positive attitude
• Requires the ability to build consensus and resolve interpersonal challenges
• Ability to build strong relationships with clients and team members
• Demonstrate the ability to provide information and ideas in a clear, comprehensive, concise and organized manner

General Skills:
• Perform requirements analysis and quality risk analysis
• Support creation of Test Strategies & Test Plans
• Develop and maintain test cases, automated scripts, and traceability matrices
• Facilitate the identification and preparation of test data
• Ensure quality processes are followed
• Execute system and integration test scripts
• Detect, log, and retest defects
• Participate and contribute to the Lessons Learned Sessions
• Participate in knowledge transition activities
• Communicate progress of testing activities to the team/test lead or directly to client
• Produce “client” and “internal” status reports
• Maintain a solid understanding of software testing best practices, methodologies, and terminologies
• Coach and mentor other members

One must have authorization to work in Canada.
One must be willing to relocate to anywhere in Atlantic Canada.


  • Banking
  • Functional Testing
  • Java
  • Selenium
  • Test Case / Script Development
  • Web Services
  • Wealth Management