Quality Assurance Specialist

  • FileFacets
  • Ottawa, ON, Canada
  • Mar 12, 2018
Design & UX Engineering Management / Project Management QA-Quality Control Software

Job Description


We are looking for a QA Specialist to assess software quality through manual and automated testing. You will be responsible for finding, reporting bugs and glitches, and escalations.

In this role, you should have a keen eye for detail and excellent communication skills. Ultimately, you will ensure that our products, applications and systems work correctly.

What will your day look like?

Review and analyze system specifications Collaborate with fellow QA to develop effective strategies and test plans Execute test cases (manual or automated) and analyze results Create logs to document testing phases and defects Report bugs, errors to development teams and follow-up Help troubleshoot issues Conduct post-release/ post-implementation testing Work with cross-functional teams to ensure quality throughout the software development lifecycle


What does success look like?

  • Experience in project management and QA methodology
  • Familiarity with Agile frameworks and regression testing
  • Ability to document and troubleshoot errors
  • Working knowledge of test management and release software (e.g. Zephyr, JIRA) and SQL
  • Working knowledge of C# and UI automation (e.g. Ranorex, CodedUI)
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Analytical mind and problem-solving aptitude
  • Strong organizational skills
  • BSc/BA in Computer Science, Engineering or a related field


What’s in it for you?

  • Competitive compensation
  • Innovative incentive programs including employee stock options
  • Paid time off
  • Company paid short and long term disability
  • Employee assistance program

FileFacets is an equal opportunity employer. Should you require accommodation in any aspect of our application process, please contact Vanessa Martone of Pivot and Edge at vanessa.martone@pivotandedge.com / 613-599-4339 x 224.