SQA Analyst

Location: Ottawa, ON, Canada
Date Posted: 25-09-2018
  • Knowledge and experience with test automation; setting up automated test scripts and executing automated test scripts
  • General knowledge of Credit Risk
  • Can collaborate with a team of testers
  • Can work with a test lead and or test manager
  • Experience using VSTS and/or TFS software
  • MUST hold a valid Reliability level federal government security clearance
  • Review requirements and design documents
  • Experience in developing  and documenting test cases, test scenarios and manual test scripts
  • Ability to write and maintain testing documentation
  • Conducting software tests and attention to details is imperative
  • Assist developers in recreating issues/defects;
  • Understanding of software release cycles and testing phases
  • Ensure entrance and exit criteria is established and accepted prior to test execution;
  • Execute test plans, test cases, test scenarios and test scripts according to system test plan and project schedule
  • Document test results
  • Experience adapting to change quickly, multi-tasking and work under tight deadlines
  • Excellent investigative and analytical skills. Ability to translate broad, strategic intent into tactical plans and directions 
  • Collaborate with other solution testers within the programme to enhance and improve the testing process and tools and to maintain or improve the programme standards in this area; and
  • Excellent communication skills – oral and written.  Ability to communicate with both business and technical audiences. 
  • Ongoing interaction with business analyst team to acquire clarification of business requirements of new and /or existing functionality;
  • Strong understanding of how technologies can enable business opportunities
  • Solid problem solving skills
  • Experience working on IT project(s) and in a team environment
  • Broad testing knowledge and practical experience of industry standards, tools and techniques
  • Experience with development methodologies
  • Execute Defect tracking and reporting in the appropriate tool and format. Assist in evolving the standards to track and report defects and problems;
  • Ability to report testing progress using approved status reporting mechanisms, templates on a predetermined frequency.  Follow escalation plans to resolve issues in a timely manner
  • Available to assist with UAT processes and deliverables
  • Experience with using a defect tracking system
  • Knowledge of all phases of the testing lifecycle
Duration: 24 months
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