Senior Software Test Engineer

  • 4-8 Year
  • Toronto
  •   Posted On: July 5, 2018
  •   Skills:  Communication, Quality Assurance/QA, Software Testing

Job Overview

Roles & Responsibilities

PathFactory’s Content Insight and Activation Platform helps B2B marketers understand the role of content in the buyer’s journey and discover a new class of data to optimize the path to purchase. PathFactory uses this data and insight to optimize content delivery across every channel, connecting buyers with the most relevant information whenever and wherever they click.

What does a Senior Test Engineer at Pathfactory do?

You will work on one of our feature teams and be part of our agile development lifecycle from start to finish. You will also continuously drive our testing tools and infrastructure efforts to improve our end-to-end development lifecycle efficiency and product quality; from coding to testing, to release to production monitoring.

What does a typical day look like?

  • You will be spending a majority of your day working within a full stack team of developers, product managers, product designers to design, scope, review, develop, test and release great software products
  • You will also be developing, maintaining, improving and innovating our automated testing framework, built on top of Selenium WebDriver, RSpec, Capybara, Postman, and more
  • You will be mentoring other QA Engineers by different means such as code reviews and pairing sessions
  • Create and improve non-functional tests, such as performance and security tests
  • Research and develop new tools/technologies to help the test team grow
  • Most important, you enjoy being involved in making great products!

What qualifications are required?

  • Sounding knowledge of automation experiences using Selenium WebDriver, Capybara, RSpec, Jenkins
  • Expert-level experience developing thorough testing solutions across testing layers (e.g., unit, functional, integration, stress testing) for your code, using one or more of the following: JavaScript, Ruby, Shell Scripts, MySQL scripts
  • Intermediate-level experience using typical bug tracking/dev tools such as Git, Jira, etc.
  • Experience developing and improving automation frameworks such as Selenium, API, Performance, security test frameworks

What’s nice to have?

  • Experience working with relational database systems
  • Experience with Dev/Ops
  • Experience with marketing technology


The position is located in downtown Toronto.

Why Work at PathFactory?

Located in the heart of downtown Toronto, PathFactory is a fast-growing, innovative marketing technology company with a corporate culture that values individuality and diversity. We work hard and play hard and we do both with passion and respect for one another. Our newly renovated open concept office promotes a fast-paced, fun, friendly and highly collaborative work environment, while our management goes out of their way to be transparent and approachable. Weekly all-hands meetings, team lunches, company events and a quarterly Founders’ Award for the team member who best embodies our values – these are all cherries on top of the PathFactory cake!

Interested? We’d love to hear from you.

If you believe you have the right stuff, apply below. Attach your resume and a short cover letter telling us why you are the right person for this job! We are marketers, not HR people, so feel free to let a bit of your personality come through.

PathFactory is an equal opportunity employer.

It prohibits discrimination based on age, color, disability, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, and any other legally protected class in accordance with applicable federal, provincial and local laws. PathFactory is committed to creating and maintaining an inclusive and accessible workplace. If you are contacted for an interview and require accommodation during the interviewing process, please let us know.

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