Senior QA Tester

  • Job Category:

    System Tester QA

  • Industry:

    Information Technology

  • Location:

    Toronto, Ontario

  • Advertised:

    04-12-2017

  • Position Type:

    Closed

  • Job Term:

    12 months

  • Rate:

    $0 Per Hour

  • Job ID:

    1303

DESCRIPTION

Our Government client is seeking One (1) Senior QA Tester for a 12-month contract  located in Toronto.

Requirements: What you'll need

Skills, Knowledge, Experience, and Qualifications

  • ·       10+ years of experience in developing test strategies, test plans, test scenarios, test cases and troubleshooting technical issues 
  • ·       Experience with performing different types of testing, including unit testing, business function testing, business acceptance testing, production acceptance testing, integration testing, performance testing, regression testing, load testing, security testing, etc 
  • ·       Experience with the use of automated testing 
  • ·       Experience with version control systems and defect management tools such as Confluence, JIRA or TestRail 
  • ·       Experience with configuring systems and testing environments 
  • ·       Demonstrated experience with delivering testing/QA requirements using different development methodologies, such as waterfall and agile 
  • ·       Experience with testing in-house development solutions and COTS 
  • ·       Experience with computer aided dispatch software, integration software, reporting systems, radio technology, voice recording technology and telephony technology 
  • ·       Experience with desktop application and mobile applications 
  • ·       Experience with testing high availability, 24x7 applications 
  • ·       Able to work on multiple assignments concurrently 
  • ·       Proven and demonstrable troubleshooting and analytical skills 
  • ·       Strong verbal and written communication skills 
  • ·       Strong Interpersonal and negotiation skills 
  • ·       Strong consulting skills to engage with all stakeholders 
  • ·       A demonstrated team player with a proven track record for meeting deadlines 
  • ·       Experience developing test strategy, scenarios, to ensure the technologies meet public safety standards 

Deliverables:

  • ·       Lead and assist the Testing and Quality Assurance activities in reviewing, developing and executing test plans. 
  • ·       Work with project managers and team leads to estimate and plan for testing work 
  • ·       Assist with performance of Business Function Testing, Business Acceptance Testing, Production Acceptance Testing. 
  • ·       Interface between the testing environments and configure the systems as per Vendor and HSC specifications. 
  • ·       Configure testing environments as per Vendor and HSC specs. 
  • ·       Provide project team with expert advice on a large variety of complex testing and related issues. 
  • ·       Troubleshoot any technical issues that arise. 
  • ·       Where necessary, conduct manual testing of the system to supplement/validate the automated test results. 
  • ·       Compile, summarize and report findings from automated and manual tests. 
  • ·       Develop and execute automated end-to-end pre-production test suites. 
  • ·       Develop and execute testing checklists and ensure that the checklists are completed as required through various stages of testing and that the checklists are incorporated into the production readiness checklist. 
  • ·       Support the unit’s efforts to improve overall QA practices  

HOW TO APPLY

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