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Senior Software Product Tester – Systems


This is a Contract position in Ottawa region, ON posted September 8, 2017.

Job DescriptionSenior Software Product Tester – Systems Location: West Ottawa Employment Type: Full-Time Permanent Description: We have partnered with a global leader in providing Enterprise level Information security based in the Cloud and Mobility space. The product development team is looking for a talented individual with a passion to learn, and dedication to immediately contribute to the development of a new security solution. Responsibilities: The QA engineer responsibilities will include designing and implementing tests, debugging and troubleshooting. The ideal candidate would be capable of automating tests when appropriate and manually testing as needed. Responsibilities will include: * Work with multi-disciplinary teams to create functional modern software designs * Report Defects and prepare test reports * Create detailed, comprehensive and well-structured test plans and test cases * Identify, record, document and track bugs * Design, develop and execute automation scripts * Perform both manual and automated testing Requirements: * Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics or equivalent * 5+ years experience in software development and software quality assurance * Experience Re-configuring networks and using vSphere efficiently to setup test environments * Strong knowledge of software QA methodologies, tools and processes * Experience in writing comprehensive test plans and test cases * Experience working in an Agile/Scrum development process * Hands-on experience with automated testing tools ie. Selenium * Excellent English language communication skills * Must hold Canadian Citizenship (not dual) Nice To Haves: * Knowledge of virtualization and application containers such as Docker * Knowledge of modern security issues, including authentication and authorization * Experience with performance and/or security testing How to apply? All interested and qualified applicants should apply directly or can email the lead Recruiter Diane Thorburn at **Although we thank all interested applicants, due to the high volume, only those in consideration will be contacted.**