quality assurance analyst, Calgary

randstad canada
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randstad canada
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Our client has an exciting opportunity for a Quality Assurance Analyst. The successful candidate will be accountable for the testing and verification of PPV Scheduling and Video Services Management/Monitoring tools.


• Develop and implement test plans, test cases and test scripts (both manual and automated) to ensure software products meet the organization’s
standards and end user requirements
• Help with the QA effort on various projects and initiatives as primary tester
• Provides unique business insight and troubleshooting solutions
• Execute all types of test approaches including but not limited to functional, security, performance, regression, and smoke testing of enhancements and fixes to existing and new application/web services
• Drive testing activities based on a solid understanding of the business drivers, business needs, business risks, technical solution and technical risks with an awareness of the expectations of the quality characteristics for the software;
• Identify, log, and follow-up on all defects encountered
• Provide hands-on support to your team; resolve technical and non-technical issues, manage risk, ensure high quality of work and the successful delivery of all software iterations and releases;
• Ensure evolving industry best practices are incorporated into test planning and implementation;
• Ensure the appropriate use of test automation and testing tools;
• Provide regular status reports/updates to business stakeholders to make informed decisions;
• Various other duties as required

Required Skills, Experience and Qualifications:

• Post-secondary degree or technical diploma in computer science or related discipline/relevant experience
• 5+ years of progressive experience in varied and complex IT delivery roles within a software development environment including:
- 3+ years’ experience in software quality assurance and testing
- 2+ year test automation experience
• Proven ability to apply core QA/QC concepts to testing problems within areas they may or may not have had exposure or experience with
• Hands-on knowledge of software quality assurance/testing methodologies, practices and related standards