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Senior QA Analyst
St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada

Description

Our customer list is growing! This means we’re building more features, making more improvements, and doing more app maintenance than ever before. We’re hiring a Senior QA Analyst to help us maintain the best possible user experience as we grow.
Our ideal candidate obsesses over the customer experience, working to automate repetitive testing activities in order to focus on UI/UX and overall product quality. You enjoy working with technical resources such as developers and designers to ensure functionality and design specifications are being met. As our first senior QA resource, you will provide critical input on the overall direction of QA here at CoLab. If you’re passionate about software, and dream of being an essential and valued influencer of CoLab’s QA program, this is the role for you!


Responsibilities:


  • Manage QA at CoLab, including all test planning, preparation and execution activities
  • Work with the Product Team to develop user story tests and user acceptance tests
  • Implement various automated testing tools and technologies to develop, debug, execute and maintain complex automated test cases
  • Own the entire release testing lifecycle (e.g. integration, business acceptance, performance, operability, deployment verification)
  • Prioritize testing tasks, ensure milestones, activities, tasks are completed as scheduled
  • Coordinate code deployments, maintenance upgrades and project testing across numerous environments on various technology platforms
  • Participate in audit reviews to ensure test artifacts and processes meet necessary standards and compliance requirements
  • Provide mentorship and training on Quality Assurance to the entire company

Requirements:


  • 5+ years of relevant experience in QA and UAT of software applications
  • Strong knowledge of testing methodologies, best practices and QA processes
  • Strong knowledge of test automation technologies and tools
  • Knowledge and experience with CI/CD processes would be considered an asset
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills, as well as demonstrated experience managing others
  • Knowledge of common web application security vulnerabilities and experience with application security testing would be considered an asset

Know someone who would be a perfect fit? Let them know!