Senior SDET (Gherkin/Cucumber, Selenium, Robot, RESTAssured, UFT, TestComplete, Silk Suite) – Digital Nova Scotia – Leading Digital Industry

Senior SDET (Gherkin/Cucumber, Selenium, Robot, RESTAssured, UFT, TestComplete, Silk Suite)

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.

CGI has an immediate need for a SDET (Gherkin/Cucumber, Selenium, Robot, RESTAssured, UFT, TestComplete, Silk Suite) to join our team in Halifax, CA. This is an exciting opportunity to work in a fast-paced team environment. We take an innovative approach to supporting our client, working side-by-side in an agile environment using emerging technologies.

Your future duties and responsibilities:

› Facilitates the design and development of automated test methodologies, collaborating with engineering and product teams to implement shift left techniques on test design and automation.
› Writes actionable, testable product requirements in the form of user stories based on input from product development team.
› Leverages leadership and coding expertise to lead product development team in the development and maintenance of test tools and frameworks to validate unit, integration, and functional tests of the system.
› Support test engineering efforts to implement enterprise frameworks to enhance overall testing capabilities.

Required qualifications to be successful in this role:

› 10+ years of related experience.
› Bachelor’s degree in computer science, information technology or related field
› Solid knowledge of Testing Tools: Gherkin/Cucumber, Selenium, Robot, RESTAssured, UFT, TestComplete, Silk Suite
› Desired Skills: Tricentis (Tosca), ReadyAPI, SoapUI, Jasmine, PostMan
› Knowledge of Test Automation Design Patterns & Frameworks.
› Experience with Microservices
› 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.
› 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.
› Test Automation Mindset.
› Presentation skills for Demos
› Strong interpersonal skills
› Positive attitude

• ISTQB Certified Foundation Level (and/or other industry recognized testing certifications)
• Working experience with accessibility testing and tools
• Experience working with industry standard mobile test tools


  • Cucumber
  • Robot Framework
  • Selenium

What you can expect from us:

Insights you can act on

While technology is at the heart of our clients’ digital transformation, we understand that people are at the heart of business success.

When you join CGI, you become a trusted advisor, collaborating with colleagues and clients to bring forward actionable insights that deliver meaningful and sustainable outcomes. We call our employees “members” because they are CGI shareholders and owners and owners who enjoy working and growing together to build a company we are proud of. This has been our Dream since 1976, and it has brought us to where we are today — one of the world’s largest independent providers of IT and business consulting services.

At CGI, we recognize the richness that diversity brings. We strive to create a work culture where all belong and collaborate with clients in building more inclusive communities. As an equal-opportunity employer, we want to empower all our members to succeed and grow. If you require an accommodation at any point during the recruitment process, please let us know. We will be happy to assist.

Ready to become part of our success story? Join CGI — where your ideas and actions make a difference.