Intermediate/Senior Software Tester

TP Systems

September 29, 2014

Original postings on the Viatec site are removed after the position is closed, but the posting will be archived here. The original posting was at
http://www.viatec.ca/job-board/12431

Job Category: 
Technical
Job Specialization: 
Software Development
Job
Company Overview: 

Since 1977, TP Systems has earned our clients’ trust by helping them improve performance through innovative and cost-effective software, outsourcing, and IT staffing solutions. We work with a wide range of clients including government, community services agencies, healthcare providers, and professional services organizations. This experience, combined with our comprehensive capabilities enables TP Systems to be responsive to diverse client needs. Large enough to get the job done right, yet small enough to be responsive, TPS is valued by clients for our ability to consistently deliver outstanding results.

Job Summary: 

Intermediate/Senior Software Tester - Permanent - Victoria

Overview           

As a leading edge IT consulting firm, TP Systems is growing and has exciting permanent and contract opportunities for Intermediate/Senior Software Tester to join our team in the Victoria area. We work with a wide range of clients including government and crown corporations, community services agencies, healthcare providers, and professional services organizations.

As an Intermediate/Senior Software Tester your main responsibility will be testing software applications across various platforms. You possess strong analytical skills, are detail oriented, highly organized, a good written and verbal communicator, easy to get along with, and eager to maintain a career in Software Testing.

Skills, Abilities & Experience:

  • Proven experience with at least one scripting or programming language
  • Proven experience with Relational Databases (preferred Oracle and Microsoft SQL Server) and SQL
  • Proven experience with Testing Software (bug tracking, automation, analysis)
  • Proven experience with SDLC and Testing methodologies
  • Proven ability to work well in a fast paced environment
  • Proven ability to work well in a team environment
  • Proven ability to exercise sound judgment on testing decisions and tasks
  • Proven ability to work well under moderate supervision
  • Proven ability to mentor other intermediate staff in testing best practices

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Based on functional specifications, prepare quality and detailed test designs for the assigned components
  • Develop and maintain test plans, test scenarios, and test scripts based on functional requirements
  • Execute test scripts based on the project requirements
  • Facilitate and perform preparing test data
  • Provide progress and defect status reports
  • When required write automated test scripts
  • Participate in product integration and testing, problem troubleshooting and resolution
  • Participate in estimating project efforts and delivery timelines
  • Identify and assist in mitigating technical, schedule, and other project risks
  • Executing high complexity testing tasks
  • Recording and reporting testing task results
  • Proactively working with project team members to improve the quality of project deliverables
  • Contributing to and following set standards and methodologies for testing tasks
  • Participating in continual improvement projects and tasks
  • Performing other software testing duties and responsibilities as assigned by supervisor

Qualifications:

  • 5 – 7 years of software testing, or software development, or IT related experience (preference will be given to those who have automation testing experience)
  • Certification, Degree, or Diploma in computer information systems, computer science, or related fields
How To Apply: 

If you feel that you meet all of the above requirements, please apply to this posting at http://www.maxhire.net/cp/?E55E65361D43515B7D581E2D77571A6A05627F 

Please note that, due to overwhelming response, only short listed candidates will be contacted.