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Plusgrade LP Software Test Engineer in Montreal, Canada

Plusgrade is an award-winning technology company at the forefront of ancillary revenue and merchandising in the global travel industry. As the market-leading provider in its category of upsell solutions, Plusgrade is generating billions of dollars of new revenue opportunity and powering leading travel suppliers in more than 50 countries. Honored with the prestigious Deloitte Technology Leadership award as a global leader in its sector, Plusgrade is also consistently recognized as one of North America?s fastest growing technology companies in the annual Deloitte Technology Fast 50? and Fast 500? awards.

Plusgrade is headquartered in Montreal with offices in New York and Singapore.

The Role:

We are seeking an experienced Software Test Engineer to come work with us to verify and test our growing product suite. This role will report to and work from our Montreal office.

This includes web, mobile and service-based applications as well as other product functionality. Our Test Engineers work directly with our product teams and are responsible for the quality of the features we build.


  • Lead the development, execution and evolution of automated and manual testing tools for various types of quality criteria

  • Implement automated tests, manual tests, and exploratory tests that combine all of these approaches based upon product specification documents and business user interactions for each release

  • Create, shape, and monitor test plans for scalability, security, functionality, and usability for successful code deployments

  • Implement, execute and capture results of test plans/test scripts/test cases

  • Participate in the development and implementation of quality metrics for assessing the quality of delivered application software

  • Be a partner with other Test Engineers, Developers, Designers, and Product Managers

  • Build and maintain test tools, test applications and other support materials

Software Test Engineers are critical to the success and growth of our product. Through automation and well designed plans, they help scale the feature set and customer base by providing oversight to the product integrity.


  • You are fanatical about automation over manual testing.

  • You have 4+ years experience with consumer facing products.

  • You use Python, Java, or Ruby for writing test Specs.

  • You use Selenium or Appium as a place to start.

  • You are familiar with ways to test on many platforms and devices.

  • You use tools like SOAPui or RestAssured for SOA testing.

  • You can use tools like Firebug or Google Chrome Developer tools to open up web pages.

  • You are familiar with continuous integration.

  • You have a hands-on approach with ability to deliver to commitments.

  • You have a bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or related field, or equivalent training, fellowship, or work experience.

  • You like a good challenge and have a passion to learn new things.

Extra bonus points for experience in the Airline industry and familiarity with travel technology.