Manual QA Tester

Manual QA Tester

Category: Testing/Quality Assurance
City: Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Position ID: J0521-1796
Employment Type: Full Time

Position Description:

The QA & Testing Analyst role is responsible for supporting the planning, design and execution of test cases following the QA & Testing process to create quality deliverables.

Your future duties and responsibilities:

• Reviews requirements, specifications and other deliverables for testability and to assist scoping testing effort.
• Identifying, analyzing, interpreting and defining the required tests for new and/or modified products or product components of low to medium complexity aligned with developed requirements and design documentations
• Complies with the testing process including tools usage and test methodology
• Develops test plans and test cases based on the requirements
• Creation and execution of test cases following the test process and approach, update the test results in the identified test management tool
• Able to identify necessary test data for test execution aligned with the requirements or changes
• Log defects into defect management tool with clear description following documented process
• Participates in the defect triage meetings and report test status to the QA & Testing Lead
• Participates in the development, maintenance and refinement of internal quality control and reliability programs.
Objectives & Targets
Financial Management
• Demonstrate effective management of time, expenses and achieve the average utilization of higher than 90%.
Quality Service Delivery
• Involve early in project or product delivery efforts during the solution design process
• Ensure compliance with the overall test strategy, test plan and test processes including tools usage and defect management to meet the deliverables with the highest level of quality
Knowledge Management
• Demonstrate compliance with the stated test framework and methodology
• Effective management of intellectual property
• Evidence of information sharing amongst the team members and documentation stored along with lessons learned
• Ensure updated resume along with latest project and experiences in RM tool
• Efforts to promote innovation by helping to conceive and present ideas to the greater group to enhance effectiveness and increase efficiency

Required qualifications to be successful in this role:

Key Skills
• manual / functional QA with Data base testing
• API testing (Postman)
• Good Analytical skills with strong verbal and written communications skills
• A challenging and inquiring mind with attention to detail and tenacity
• Good understanding of the software release process and different testing methodologies
• Hands-on experience with HP ALM (Application Lifecycle Management), JIRA, Parasoft SOATest, SOAPUI or similar toolsets
• Ability to multi-task

• CSTE (Certified Software Test Engineer) by QAI
• CTFL (Certified Tester Foundation Level) by ISTQB (International Software Testing Qualifications Board)
• Financial industry certification (CSC, CPH, CFP, CIBA, ICB or CFA) is a plus


  • API Technlogies
  • QA Run

What you can expect from us:

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