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Job Category: 
Technical
Job Specialization: 
Other
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Company Overview: 

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 more than 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 www.cgi.com.

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 ARE AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER.
 

Job Summary: 

This is an exciting opportunity to join CGI, a world-class IT company, for a permanent position in Victoria BC to provide leading IT services to our local clients. We are seeking senior level QA Analyst with a minimum of five years of experience working within the IT field.

Key Responsibilities include:

  • Assist QA Manager/Project Manager with management, design and development of end-to-end project testing effort (including, but not limited to, functional, system, integration, and regression testing), reporting and escalation
  • Provide Subject Matter Expertise (SME) on testing activities,
  • Responsible for creation, execution and review of project Test Cases, Scripts and Test Reports
  • Provide assistance in the test effort estimation for test case design, development and test execution
  • Ensure coverage of testing as per the functional and non-functional requirements (requirements traceability)
  • Work closely with Build and Infrastructure teams to ensure that the test environments are setup and ready for test execution
  • Ensure Test Data Requirements are defined
  • Follow complete testing lifecycle and ensure detailed defect reports are logged into the test management tool, defects are retested and closed.
  • Provide effort estimates for assigned work packages
  • Work on various projects that require extensive client interaction
  • Participate in walkthroughs and reviews, as needed
  • Raise issues and risks on a timely manner and help identify mitigation plans
  • Participate and/or Facilitate daily test defect review meetings and coordinate the implementation of defect resolutions across the various processing components/applications
  • Prepare and provide test status updates (test progress reports, metrics, etc) from the QA perspective
  • Ensure entry/exit criteria for each test phase is fulfilled
  • Work with QA Manager to provide recommendations based on best practices and help implement test solutions
  • Support to client testing activities (UAT, ORT, etc.)

Key qualifications:

  • Computer Science / Computer Engineering Degree or related discipline or work experience
  • Minimum of 5+ years testing experience in a product or project based development environment is required
  • Experience in functional and non-functional testing of Web-based, middleware applications, web-services (SOA) and XML is mandatory
  • Strong PL/SQL (database) skills an asset
  • Strong understanding of test processes and methodologies required
  • Solid bug tracking and test reporting skills
  • Strong hands on experience with Test Management tools, including but not limited to, HP Quality Center
  • Quality or testing certification(s) (e.g. CSTE, CSTM), experience with IEEE testing standards and methodology preferred

Soft Skills:

  • Excellent analytical and problem determination skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Professionalism and good communication skills are essential in this role
  • Able to prepare, deliver, and present reports/ results/ findings
  • Critical eye for detail
  • Positive attitude
  • Very well organized and able to multitask effectively with a track record for meeting strict deadlines
  • Have excellent time management, task planning and prioritization skills
  • Able to adapt quickly to changing client requirements
  • Able to work effectively with minimal supervision
  • Ability to build strong relationships with clients and team members
How To Apply: 

To apply, please go to our website: http://www.cgi.com

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.