Software Tester

TP Systems

June 12, 2015

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http://www.viatec.ca/job-board/13938

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

About Avocette Technologies Inc.:

Since 1977, Avocette Technologies Inc., formerly 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 Avocette to be responsive to diverse client needs. Large enough to get the job done right, yet small enough to be responsive, Avocette is valued by clients for our ability to consistently deliver outstanding results. Visit www.avocette.com for other exciting career opportunities.

                                                                            

Job Summary: 

Software Tester – Victoria Permanent

Avocette is currently searching for an Intermediate Software Tester to join our growing team. This is a permanent position to work out of our office located in Victoria, BC.

As an Intermediate 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, personable, work collaboratively as part of a team, and eager to maintain a career in Software Testing. Please note, Avocette will not cover any relocation costs.

Skills, Abilities & Experience:

  • 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 staff in testing best practices

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Writing Test Cases and Scripts based on business and functional requirements
  • 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+ years of software testing, or software development, or IT related experience

Desirable skills:

  • Certification, Degree, or Diploma in computer information systems, computer science, or related fields
  • Experience in Salesforce or another CRM tool
How To Apply: 

If you feel that you meet all of the above requirements, please apply to this posting directly in the strictest of confidence. Please note that, due to overwhelming response, only short listed candidates will be contacted.

Visit www.avocette.com for other exciting career opportunities.