QA Lead - International

Location Mississauga, Ontario Job Number 1715639 Brand Dealertrack


The Lead Quality Assurance Analyst is responsible for the analysis, planning, development, execution and reporting of test plans, scenarios and cases produced to achieve thorough product testing and maintain agreed upon quality standards in order to provide the highest quality software products to both external and internal customers. As we are transitioning to Agile methodologies, we also want the individual to be able to write user stories, participate in planning poker sessions, work in fast spaced dynamic environment in sprints.

Your Role:
  • Understand the business requirements and objectives relative to the desired functionality of products and applications. Creates test plans with clearly defined test objectives. Contributes towards QA estimation and scheduling process.
  • Participate and guide the team in the development of detailed test cases, executes complex manual and automated smoke, function, integration, and regression tests, execute detailed test cases, perform complex manual, integration, regression tests and maintain accurate status, provides guidance and leadership in determination of test coverage minimum testing requirements.
  • Evaluate and test change requests or modified software to determine that software meets user requirements and established quality standards, document software issues and enhancement requests encountered along with their detailed steps necessary to reproduce them, communicate during problem replication and follow up.
  • Work closely with high performance team throughout the development life cycle to ensure clarity of business/functional requirements and effectively deal with issues as they arise.
  • Work with the manager to manage the resourcing of initiatives, process improvement, schedule and prioritize tasks to promote efficient use of time. Monitors progress against schedule.


  • 5-7 years of strong QA automation experience 
  • Excellent communication skills in English and Portuguese Spanish 
  • 1-3 years as a lead or senior in software testing
  • College Diploma or Bachelor’s in Engineering, Computer Science or Mathematics 
  • Experience with API blackbox testing using tools such as SoapUI, Postman, Jasmine, Cucumber etc.
  • Experience with load testing tools such as JMeter, Blazemeter, etc.
  • Experience with Selenium is a plus.
  • Demonstrate a good understanding of software development lifecycle and Quality Assurance methodologies 
  • Ability to comprehend complex product solutions, its technology aspects and identity options for quality improvements 
  • Knowledge MS-Word, MS-Excel, MS-Project, Test Management tools, Mobile, basic hardware knowledge Database (Oracle/MS SQL) and Automated 
  • Good interpersonal skills, with both technical and non-technical associates
  • Desire to learn new skills and improve upon current skills, high degree of efficiency, motivation and proactive in a challenging, fast-paced environment

Organization: Cox Automotive

Primary Location: CA-ON-Mississauga-2700 Matheson Blvd E

Employee Status: Regular

Job Level: Individual Contributor

Shift: Day Job

Travel: No

Schedule: Full-time

Unposting Date: Ongoing