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Senior QA Automation Engineer

Engineering | Toronto, Ontario, Canada | Full Time

Job Description

Shopkick is a shopping app (30M+ downloads) that connects brands and retailers to consumers along the entire path to purchase. We provide measurable solutions for our customers as we get our audience to engage with content, learn about and pick up products helping drive incremental store traffic and sales using “kicks” instead of cash back, coupons, or discounts.

Shopkick is looking for a QA Automation Engineer with a strong background in test automation. Knowledge of API test automation tools (Postman Canary) is essential. Candidates must have a commitment to collaborative problem solving, sophisticated test design, automation, and delivering high-quality products. Join us and build something meaningful.


  • Enhance and maintain test automation for API and web services

  • Using existing API framework to write code to automate API tests is a must have requirement for this role

  • Participate in Agile workflows (sprint planning, daily scrum, retrospectives)

  • Plan test schedules and strategies in accordance with project scope/delivery timelines

  • Experience using API testing tools like JMeter, Postman or SoapUI

  • Validate features with more focus on the server side validation at the API level

  • Monitor and constantly refine the quality strategy


  • 5+ years of building and developing test automation for API and web services

  • 4+ years of professional coding experience in C#, Java, JavaScript, or Python

  • Strong understanding of test automation framework methodologies

  • Develop test frameworks and automated tests for our core services, UIs, and APIs using the best industry standards

  • Solid understanding of QA fundamentals

  • Experience with Git and Jenkins is strongly preferred

  • Excellent team player with strong communication skills (verbal and written)

  • BS in computer science or a related field, or equivalent experience


  • Mobile/Web UI automation using Appium/Selenium or similar tools

  • Devops and CI/CD integration of test automation

  • Experience working on a remote team

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