Senior QA Engineer (Remote)

Toronto, Ontario
Internal – Engineering /
Full Time /
About us

Lightci (Light Consulting Inc.) is a full-service engineering and talent solution created by engineers, for everyone.

Lightci helps businesses of all sizes build software, digitally transform, leverage data, and create world-class engineering functions.

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Role Mission

We're looking for a skilled Senior QA Engineer who will work in consultation with the Head of QA, to ensure the quality and reliability of the products we deliver to our clients. If you are passionate about quality assurance, possess a deep understanding of testing methodologies, and thrive in a collaborative and fast-paced environment, we want to hear from you.


    • Develop and maintain automated test scripts using Playwright and Typescript
    • Implement test automation frameworks to enhance efficiency and effectiveness
    • Collaborate with product and development teams to understand requirements and design effective test strategies
    • Conduct thorough testing of web applications (React, Express, Electron) to identify and report defects
    • Perform regression testing to ensure the stability of software releases
    • Work closely with developers, product managers, and other stakeholders to understand project requirements and provide valuable insights
    • Identify opportunities for process improvement and contribute to the evolution of our QA practices
    • Stay up-to-date with industry trends and emerging technologies to enhance testing methodologies

About you

    • 5+ years experience as a QA Engineer in a technology-driven environment
    • Strong Proficiency in test automation using Playwright and Typescript
    • Solid understanding of the Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) and testing methodologies
    • Excellent problem solving skills and attention to detail
    • Experience creating comprehensive test plans for use by 3rd parties or internal engineering
    • Experience testing database changes (schema AND data)

Nice to have

    • Experience with GitHub Actions
    • Experience with Appium
    • Experience utilizing LLMs (Large Language Models) for creating comprehensive and detailed test plans

Perk & Benefits

    • 100% fully remote work (anywhere in North America)
    • Flexible hours
    • Competitive compensation package
    • Bonus or commission [depending on your role]
    • Excellent benefits package
    • Generous RRSP [or] 401k matching program
    • Unlimited vacation
    • Quarterly/Yearly team ‘offsite’ events
At Lightci, we are committed to fostering a diverse, equitable, and inclusive workplace. We believe that diverse perspectives drive innovation and enrich our work environment. We welcome applicants of all backgrounds, experiences, and identities to join our team. By embracing a culture of inclusivity, we aim to create a space where every individual feels valued, respected, and empowered to contribute their best. Join us in our journey to create a more equitable future for all.