Technical Tester

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Category: Testing/Quality Assurance
City: Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
Position ID: J0517-1130
Employment Type: Full Time


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Position Description:

This is an exciting time for CGI, and we want you to be part of it.
We are Canada's largest independent information technology services firm, and after more than 40 years, we're still growing! We're expanding in Atlantic Canada and we need your skills, enthusiasm, and dedication as part of our team.

A position has become available for a strong technical tester to join our financial services practice. The successful candidate will have a strong delivery background of either existing technical QA delivery or a proven history of organised delivery as a consultant for challenging and dynamic testing projects.

Your future duties and responsibilities:

The role is a QA professional and the candidate is expected to participate and contribute to the quality, design, analysis and thought leadership of the manual and automated QA technical solution for our client.

The successful candidate will need to have expertise and work experience in creating and executing test cases as well as provide assistance in User Acceptance testing where possible. The Consultant should be familiar with the concepts of QA service delivery and modern frameworks and approaches.

Required qualifications to be successful in this role:

Designated consultant will:
Assist in the setup of a test lab for testing the various applications.
Creation, documentation and execution of reusable test cases
Support the QA Lead in the QA testing effort for various projects that require internal testing as part of their test strategy for the project.
QA triage and defect management using Quality Center
Provide input and support testing processes for the various projects.
Complete assigned tasks on schedule.
Other related duties may be assigned as time permits.
5+ years experience in IT


The assigned consultant is responsible to:
Develop and document test cases via Quality Center.
Document execution of test results and defects via Quality Center.
Create and/or update use cases in Quality Center.
Successful setup of test lab for the various applications.
Provide input and updates for Weekly status reports and hours worked to the Project Manager.

What you can expect from us:

At CGI, we’re a team of builders. We call our employees members because all who join CGI are building their own company - one that has grown to 68,000 professionals located in 40 countries. Founded in 1976, CGI is a leading IT and business process services firm committed to helping clients succeed. We have the global resources, expertise, stability and dedicated professionals needed to achieve results for our clients - and for our members. Come grow with us. Learn more at

This is a great opportunity to join a winning team. CGI offers a competitive compensation package with opportunities for growth and professional development. Benefits for full-time, permanent members start on the first day of employment and include a paid time-off program and profit participation and stock purchase plans.

We wish to thank all applicants for their interest and effort in applying for this position, however, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.

No unsolicited agency referrals please.

CGI is an equal opportunity employer. In addition, CGI is committed to providing accommodations for people with disabilities in accordance with provincial legislation. Please let us know if you require a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during any aspect of the recruitment process and we will work with you to address your needs.


  • Analytical Thinking
  • Client Relationship
  • Test Strategies

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