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Quality Assurance Consultant in Markham at Inteqna

Date Posted: 5/19/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Are you a talented Quality Assurance professional with superlative testing, documentation and communication skills looking for your next long term contract in Markham, Ontario ?

Inteqna Toronto is recruiting for a Quality Assurance Consultant to join an existing Scrum team in the testing of a mission critical Pharma System.

Accountabilities:

  • Develop test plans/cases within an agile framework from user stories or requirement specifications; define methodologies, pass/fail criteria, risk assessment and assumptions.
  • Ensure features achieve the desired level of functional flow and quality, including reliability, security and performance.
  • Assist QA Manager in enforcing quality processes and methodologies across the IT division and be responsible for maintaining standards throughout the software development lifecycle.
  • Be familiar with all testing types (Unit, Integration, System, Functional, Regression, Back-End, Ad Hoc, Automation, Upgrade, End-to-End, etc.).
  • Hands-on experience in end-to-end testing using complex queries (SQL) and multiple sets of data.
  • Actively participate in establishing project and sprint plans, estimating work and monitoring progress against milestones. Act as QA lead on assigned projects as required.
  • Partner with Scrum team members to automate product increments in an iterative fashion.
  • Proficiency in documenting and recording bugs and errors discovered during system and software testing and recommend solutions for corrective action.
  • Experience using Mercury/HP set.
    Assist in solving environment configuration issues across multiple teams and QA personnel.
  • Support product demos for the customer.
  • Demonstrate excellent teamwork and collaboration skills throughout all stages of the SDLC.
  • Self-starter, with strong analytical skills, who thrives on finding and resolving issues. Be able to work independently and with minimum supervision.
  • Ability to prioritize multiple work assignments, perform well under pressure and to deadlines.
  • Ability to work collaboratively with Development, Support and Product Management staff on resolution of issues.
  • Experience with Selenium would be a PLUS

    Requirements:

  • Bachelor Degree in any discipline, preference in Computer Science
  • 5+ years’ experience as a Software QA Analyst testing or tester role
  • 5+ years’ experience testing relational databases; good SQL skills a must
  • Understanding of software engineering skills and QA/Test and automation methodologies
  • Experience in a mature Agile environment
  • Passionate about QA and keeping current with industry trends and best practices
  • Experience with client/server environments in a Microsoft Windows Server, Web and applications servers and SQL Server topology
  • Demonstrated ability to work well with others in a small, highly accountable development environment
  • Proven problem solving aptitude
  • Retail pharmacy skills  and knowledge of the healthcare industry is considered a plus

    Rate:

  • 40-45$ an hour based on 37.5 hours
  • Free parking at this Markham location (404/407)
  • Corporate culture described as “upbeat, energetic, positive, supportive and employee driven” in last company survey
  • Ranked as one of Canada’s Top 100 Employers

    Apply:

    Please apply directly online or submit your resume to Hubert D'Souza at hdsouza@inteqna.com.

    Inteqna would like to thank all candidates for their interest in this opportunity. Due to the volume of resumes we receive we may only be able to respond directly to those candidates being selected for an interview.

    Accommodations for job applicants with disabilities will be provided upon request during the recruitment, assessment, selection and placement process.

    Alternative format available upon request.  We encourage you to visit www.inteqna.com regularly as new and exciting employment opportunities become available daily!

    Keywords:

Computer science, QA, test, functional, regression, automation, HP, ALM, back-end, agile, scrum