QA Developer

White Ops Analytics Canada

March 27, 2015

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Company Overview: 

White Ops Analytics Canada is the Victoria-based arm of a multi-office VC-backed start-up with offices in New York (headquarters) and San Francisco. We specialize in providing a new class of web security and botnet detection and always have an eye out for talented software people to join our team.

Job Summary: 

White Ops Analytics Canada is looking for someone to join our awesome QA team and help them help our developers make the most resilient and scalable software system possible.

Working closely with our QA Lead, you will aid in development and running of automated test suites that will simulate browser sessions running our JavaScript payload on a wide variety of OS/browser combinations. With our mission statement to “fix the internet”, our system’s ability to ingest and deal with a multitude of diverse traffic poses very interesting challenges to our QA team’s responsibility to validate this system and changes made to it. A job with us will provide plenty of opportunities to expand you knowledge and experience as you utilize a variety of tools and methodologies as part of our team.

The following are the main responsibilities of the QA Developer:

  • Supporting the QA Lead in development and maintenance of the automated test system
  • Execution and monitoring of automated and manual tests
  • Analyzing test results and reporting back to QA Lead and developers
  • Conducting exploratory research into new test categories and systems
  • Building experimental test prototypes
  • Automating manual tests

The following are the beneficial skills we are looking for in a successful applicant:

  • An understanding of software development lifecycle and test methodologies
  • An understanding of object oriented design
  • Familiarity with Linux, Java, JavaScript, Erlang, Perl, Python, SQL, Selenium 2 WebDriver
  • Any experience with automated test development in the web applications space would be a bonus

Last but not least, the following are the great things about working with us:

  • We have a friendly and laid back team
  • Nice, quiet , non-open office space located in a class A building in downtown Victoria
  • Our salaries are in the top-tier for the city
  • Work with leaders in the security community
How To Apply: 

Please email your resume and cover letter to