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Hootsuite Media Inc.
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Co-op, QA Developer

Reference ID: 4938
Software and Programming
Full Time
Vancouver, BC     

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Hootsuite is more than a social media company. We’re more than a tech company. We’re a collective of creators and makers, builders and hackers, teachers and students.

We believe deeply that social media is revolutionizing how we communicate – and we’re driven by our mission to empower organizations to turn messages into meaningful relationships.

We believe that culture is the compass to success and so our culture manifesto is woven into the fabric of all we do. We seek exceptional talent that believes joining a passionate, egoless team that is building something bigger than themselves, and having fun doing it, matters.

We know you have a lot of choices on where to take your career next. Whether you’re based in Vancouver, London, Singapore or any of our 8 nests around the globe, you will have 800+ #HootsuiteLife peeps who will have your back to support your growth everyday.

Here’s where it might start…


Hootsuite Cultural Manifesto


Guru Career Track

B Corporation Certification

About our team

The Hootsuite Software Development team practices continuous delivery to ship software to production environments multiple times each day. Our development cycle is fast enabling us to efficiently deliver value to our customers through constant iteration and learning.

During your co-op term at Hootsuite, you will pair with a mentor to automate and plan the testing of product features. With your team, you will use test automation frameworks to automate the testing of Web apps and services . You will build tools to enable automated testing, and write test scripts and perform manual testing where necessary to ensure strict adherence to business requirements.

Read about our co-ops’ experiences:

Working on the Hootsuite QA Development team you will be i nvolved in building automation tools and analyzing current test coverage to help fill in any coverage gaps. You will be communicating with cross-functional teams impacted by automation. You’ll work as part of a team of talented QA Developers to help fill any coverage gaps and improve existing automation to be more robust and reliable. You will:

  • Work as part of a team of talented QA developers to build and test tools
  • Execute automated scripts such as Selenium or other open source automation tools
  • Building web applications with Javascript, HTML/CSS
  • Scripting in any of: Java, PHP, Scala, Python
  • Requirements analysis, test case identification, test script creation and execution, tracking of defects and reporting of results
  • Understand what it means to work on large-scale, highly available web and mobile software products

Who you are

You are pursuing a degree in Computer Science, Software Development or a related field.

You excel at using test automation frameworks to automate the testing of Web apps and services. You enjoy working with a team of smart, fun and sometimes quirky people to solve hard problems. You know how to iterate in an agile fashion to find great solutions. You have a strong sense of curiosity and the desire to learn and develop your skillset.

You're great at
  • You are familiar with Selenium, .NET or RESTful API’s
  • You are comfortable with promoting and executing automation processes and methodologies
  • You have gained an understanding of an object oriented language such as C# or Java
  • You are comfortable with promoting and executing automation processes and methodologies
  • Learning new technologies
  • Communicating what your are working on and how things work
  • Automating repetitive tasks

Bonus Assets
  • Experienced with Selenium
  • Strong interest in Social Media

Posted: October 18, 2016
Closes:November 6, 2016
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Company Info
501-1000 employees
Marketing, PR and Advertising

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About Hootsuite Media Inc.

Hootsuite is a social relationship platform that empowers users to execute social media strategies across their organizations. Our vision is to revolutionize communications; our mission is to empow...