Quality Assurance Testing Analyst

Mississauga, ON, Canada

Company Description

Location: Concord, NH

Duration: 12+ months

Only Canadian Citzens available to work in the US on TN status please apply.

Job Description

High Level Responsibilities     

• Research and review program policy, business requirements, system requirements, etc. to gain an understanding of project objectives and specifications



Required Skills           

5+ years of overall experience in QA software testing.

Proven experience developing test plans based on business scenarios.

Proven experience manually testing Ajax-based web applications.

Experience developing automation test scripts for Ajax-based web applications.

Experience with functional test automation tools such as Selenium, Rational Functional Tester, or HP QuickTest Professional.

Understanding of System Development Life Cycle (SDLC) and testing life-cycle, testing procedures, and methodologies.

Strong communication and documentation skills (written/verbal).  Ability to communicate clearly and concisely.

Detail oriented with strong analysis, process, problem solving, and critical thinking skills.  Inquisitive and driven to understand the intersection of business processes and information technology systems.  

Effective in team setting or as individual contributor – Ability to participate with a team to achieve a common goal and the ability to work independently (with little oversight) to achieve a pre-defined goal. Ability to self-motivate as well as working well with a diverse team.

Ability to multi-task and manage evolving priorities.  Ability to support multiple concurrent project responsibilities.   

Ability to interact with all levels of staff with confidence when working with, reporting to, and providing/receiving guidance from team members.

Enthusiasm (High Energy) – Ability to self-motivate and push yourself to achieve desired results while maintaining a positive attitude.  Willingness and ability to ‘go the extra mile’ to help the larger team achieve success.

Experience with issue trackers such as JIRA and Source Control Management (SCM) systems such as CA SCM, ClearCase, SVN, or CVS.

Experience with Java, Javascript, VBScript, Ruby, or similar languages.

Additional Information

Preferred Skills

Experience manually testing desktop Windows applications (VB, PowerBuilder).

Experience or educational background in Health and Human Services, Insurance, Public Welfare or other similar industry. 

Familiarity with continuous integration tools such as CruiseControl, Bamboo, Hudson, or Jenkins

Experience with load testing tools such as Rational Performance Tester, HP Loadrunner, or JMeter