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Sr. Quality Assurance Developer

Req id:  27586

Mississauga, ON, CA



Together Carbonite and Webroot form the SMB and Consumer Division of OpenText. The mission of our joint offering is to make cyber resilience simple, reliable and accessible in the connected world. We foster a thriving, dynamic environment rich with inventive minds and entrepreneurial spirit and our employees are empowered and encouraged to build their careers at OpenText.





The Role

We’re seeking software quality assurance professionals who are great at developing test automation to contribute to our best-in-class data protection solutions.  This opening is for a QA Developer for the Carbonite Server Backup product – a cloud-based backup solution targeted specifically at small businesses.  The successful candidate will participate in an Agile scrum team, write test cases, test new features, develop test automation, report/troubleshoot issues, and help deliver new releases of the product.



Specific Objectives and Responsibilities



First three months:

  • Gain basic understanding of CSB product suite with focus on the UI/Portal.
  • Learn the team’s automation environment, tools, and processes
  • Learn how to use existing test automation, review the scheduled runs and participate in root cause analysis for failures
  • Implement simple fixes for failed tests to increase the coverage.
  • Design/code review the work of peer engineers.


Three to nine months:

  • Design and develop several suites of automated tests.
  • Contribute to ongoing test automation improvement efforts.
  • Contribute to conception of a next generation automation solution.
  • Use your own initiative to increase velocity and quality.


Skills & Experience

  • 3+ years in a Software Quality Role (manual and automation), including experience creating test cases based on story acceptance criteria, troubleshooting, filing/resolving defects, and documenting results
  • 2+ years of Test automation experience
  • Good software development skills with knowledge of object-oriented design and programming
  • C#, Java (or similar languages like C++, etc. …), Selenium experience
  • Exposure to RESTful/API automation.
  • Good experience with Windows platforms and knowledge of relational databases (such as MS SQL)
  • Abundant initiative and ability to rapidly learn from mistakes
  • Exceedingly strong team/collaborative work ethic
  • Strong communication skills
  • Active, demonstrable curiosity about the newest technologies and practices


Nice to have:

  • Experience in a mature Agile scrum team
  • Familiarity with Data Protection / Backup products – understanding of typical backup use cases and how to test them
  • Exposure to virtualization (VMware, Hyper-V)
  • Experience executing/debugging pipelines in Jenkins Server
  • Familiar with:  Nunit, Python and bash scripting
  • Knowledge of Amazon Web Services or Azure
  • Knowledge of Docker / Kubernetes



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Our growing team is mapping the future of Information Management, and we continue to make new discoveries that expand its boundaries. Join us and be part of a winning team, where the opportunities for your career are limitless. 

From its innovative start as a research project by University of Waterloo professors in 1991, OpenText has grown into a global company with offices in more than 35 countries. Our high- performance culture has forged our growth and is an excellent fit for people looking to push themselves to learn and do more.

It’s our time to lead, and as part of our team, it will be your time too. Our continued growth will provide you the opportunity to explore, learn and chart an exciting career path while enjoying a good work-life balance. 

If you thrive in a dynamic work environment, there is always a new horizon to explore. We are proud to offer excellent benefits, challenging work and competitive financial rewards. 

Our employee programs prioritize employees’ well-being and that of their families. We offer a comprehensive benefit plan, education assistance, a wellness/fitness reimbursement and time off to volunteer. 

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