quality assurance specialist in ottawa

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$ 65,000 per year
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ottawa, ontario
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$ 65,000 per year
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Our client an industry leader in Cyber Security and Digital Identity Access is seeking to recruit a full time Quality Assurance Specialist with at least 5 years of experience to be part of their growing Product Development team.

Reporting to: QA Team Lead

Key Responsibilities
- Understanding of QA methodology and industry best practices
- Solicit understanding of requirements and provide feedback
- Seek to understand the software limitations and protocols
- Write test plans from requirements and use cases while ensuring optimal coverage
- Create test cases with sufficient detail to characterize the breaking point of the design and proactively maintain the test case suite upon design changes
- Effectively prioritize test execution while examining solution dependencies and risks
- Set up required test beds (software and network)
- Design automated tests – knowledge in JAVA / Bash script is an asset
- Test software releases through manual and automated testing
- Clearly report defects with sufficient detail and proactively track them to resolution
- Create test logs and reports, including time tracking, work progress, and roadblocks
- Support the creation, maintenance, and enhancement of internal tools and processes
- Keep up-to-date on existing web design / security / protocol technology and popular testing tools
- Collaborate with the team to support scalable testing while leveraging innovative ideas

Required Skills

- Experience with performance, integration, regression and solution testing
- Test Plan authoring including writing test cases and automation scripts
- Working understanding of LDAP structure (OpenDJ considered an asset)
- Experience with Linux/Unix
- In-depth experience in network protocols, including SMTP, NTP, SSH, and TCP/IP related to networked testing environment
- Comfortable with frequent and incremental code deployments
- Excellent troubleshooting and problem-solving skills
- Ability to communicate and collaborate effectively with the broader team

Education and Security Clearance

- Bachelor's degree in Systems/Software/Electrical Engineering or Computer Science
- Ability to attain and maintain a Government of Canada Secret (tier II) clearance

Please submit your resume to Randstad Technologies at www.randstad.ca under job posting #2076595

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