Software Quality Assurance Analyst/Tester

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Category: Testing/Quality Assurance
City: Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
Position ID: J1117-2183
Employment Type: Full Time

Position Description:

This is a great opportunity to become a member of the CGI team in Victoria and contribute to providing leading IT services to our clients.

We are seeking a Quality Assurance Analyst/Tester. As a member of the QA team, your primary role will involve designing and executing test cases and/or automated test scripts.

Your future duties and responsibilities:

Assist with preparation of testing cost estimate
Participate in preparation of software test strategy, plan, and reports
Design and prioritize test cases based on defined use cases or test specifications
Assist in preparation and set up of test data and test environment
Execute all assigned test cases/automated test scripts
Retest resolved defects on each build/release
Execute regression testing of existing defects on previous software builds
Report defect(s) accurately so it (they) can be reproduced quickly
Create and communicate interim test status

The successful candidate will work towards obtaining certification in software testing (e.g. CSTE, CSQA), or product specialist (e.g. Mercury LR, TD, WinRunner)

Required qualifications to be successful in this role:

Demonstrated knowledge and understanding of software testing practices, concepts and principles, including test automation tools
Demonstrated accountability for completing work assignments, meeting commitments and deadlines
Graduate of a recognized post-secondary institution in a related field;
A minimum of three years of experience in testing and quality assurance activities on IT projects
Strong English verbal and written communication skills;
Ability to work under pressure with multiple priorities;
Ability to work in a team environment;
Ability to perform successfully under limited supervision; and
Strong problem solving and decision-making

MANDATORY
Clear English verbal and written communication;
At least three years of Quality Assurance methodologies/tools experience;
Full understanding of the System Development Lifecycle; and
IT industry experience; minimum five years.

DESIRABLE EXPERIENCE
TestComplete and SilkTest Classic
JAVA, Jscript, Confluence and JIRA
SoapUI Pro and Selenium;
Web services both REST and SOAP;
Mercury Quality Centre.

SKILLS
Business Analysis
Use Cases
Test Cases and Scripts

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What you can expect from us:

Build your career with us.

It is an extraordinary time to be in business. As digital transformation continues to accelerate, CGI is at the center of this change—supporting our clients’ digital journeys and offering our professionals exciting career opportunities.

At CGI, our success comes from the talent and commitment of our professionals. As one team, we share the challenges and rewards that come from growing our company, which reinforces our culture of ownership. All of our professionals benefit from the value we collectively create.

Be part of building one of the largest independent technology and business services firms in the world.

Learn more about CGI at www.cgi.com.

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.


Skills:

  • System Testing
  • Test Case / Script Development
  • User Acceptance Testing

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