QA Analyst

QA Analyst

You like to break things that others build without having your boss yell at you. You see Quality Assurance as a career path and see the value delivering bug free products.

As a QA Analyst you will work with growing QA and Development teams to do a combination of Automated and Manual Testing.


  • Perform manual testing as required
  • Create, update and execute test cases
  • Reporting defects in defect tracking system and verifying fixes for defects
  • Creating automating test scripts where needed
  • Manually test new features and fixes so you understand how to automate them
  • Represent Quality Assurance in Scrum meetings and work with Development to deliver quality solutions.
  • Assist with implementing an automated system, functional & regression tests.

Expected Outcomes:

1 month:

  • Take on manual testing assignments from development team.
  • Get acquainted with the current development process.

3 months:

  • Work closely with the development team and write test cases.
  • Work with Automation Specialists to assist to the building of Automation frameworks and writing of Automation scripts.
  • Execute test cases (both manual and automated).

6 Months:

  • Work on smaller projects independently and find out modules that can be automated.
  • Provide inputs to improve the current QA process.
  • Desired Skills & Experience:
  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or Computer Science
  • Experienced programming skills, .Net/Java and any scripting language.
  • 1-2 years of experience with testing at many levels: Black-Box, System, Stress, User Acceptance, Load, Performance and Regression Testing
  • Understanding of Software QA methodologies, tools and approaches (black box and/or automated testing) in a software company with short release cycles
  • Experience with Atlassian products such as JIRA and Confluence is an asset

    Date Posted:
    Sep 2, 2014 10:11 AM PDT

    Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

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