miipe QA Analyst Contract in Calgary, AB


Branch Calgary AB CA

QA Analyst
Calgary, AB

In addition to working with great people in a supportive work culture, we offer competitive compensation, a comprehensive benefits package, and a company…

Job Description

Are you looking to join a dynamic organization that fosters creativity and growth? The opportunity to learn and challenge yourself in a fast paced, software consulting firm, working alongside large Fortune 500 clients in a myriad of industries, such as banking, telecommunications, insurance, utilities and technology?

At MIIPE we are on a journey of endless opportunities and possibilities, a journey where committed and passionate employees are shaping the industry, revolutionizing the business and redefining the future. As a leader in our field, we are rapidly growing and looking for bright and talented individuals to join our team. In addition to working with great people in a supportive work culture, we offer competitive compensation, a comprehensive benefits package, and a company culture that values each member and nurtures professional growth and development.

If you are interested in working for an innovative and dynamic organization, then MIIPE is the right place for you. We hope you are up for the challenge—

We are currently seeking a QA Analyst to join our team! New Graduates are welcome to apply!

Scope of Position:

  • Responsible for system analysis, and decomposition of business and functional/ system requirements to develop test scenarios & test conditions (front and/ or back-end systems and applications)
  • Collaborate with the Systems Analyst, Development Primes and business stakeholders to create and execute comprehensive system integration test cases, analyze business and system requirements for the purposes of test planning and execution, define traceability from requirements to test cases and participate in the defect resolution life cycle
  • Document and report test results and manage issues to resolution
  • Support cross-functional business teams as required
  • Develop/assist in developing test strategies/plans
  • Build relationships and work collaboratively to identify solutions and resolve variances from product/application specifications
  • Develop and/or execute test scripts as a member of a test team, document results accurately, determine severity levels, and log and retest variances encountered during the testing process
  • Provide support to Business/ Operations Teams for User Acceptance Testing and/ or Operational/ Business Testing as required
  • Provide test status updates to Team Lead/ Manager
  • Recommend and support development and implementation of process improvements to increase effectiveness and efficiency of Quality Assurance controls

Qualifications/Skills Required:

  • University degree (Bachelors or Master’s) in computer science, engineering or business
  • Strong troubleshooting, analytical, problem solving and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to operate effectively and work under pressure in a complex, fast paced environment
  • Advanced communication skills (both written and verbal)
  • Ability to juggle conflicting priorities and demands on time
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Permanent Residency / Canadian Citizenship required

Developer Requirements:

  • Unix and Windows based knowledge including command line tools (grep/less/find), file permissions, user accounts and groups, SSH/SFTP, file shares, etc.
  • Web Services: SOAP and REST based
  • Data formats: XML / XSD / WSDL / JSON
  • Programming knowledge: (ideally 1-2 years experience) with any programming language: Java, C#, Python, etc.
  • Databases: Experience with one of the major database engines: Oracle, MSSQL, MYSQL, Posgresql, etc.
  • Automation testing scripting highly desirable
  • Load/ Performance Testing scripting highly desirable


  • Federal or Provincial Security clearance
  • Canadian citizenship is required

Here are just some of the benefits/perks enjoyed by our employees:

  • Vibrant work environment
  • Competitive compensation with great growth opportunities
  • Flexible Health Benefits
  • Exceptional career growth
  • Casual Fridays
  • Social Events
  • Video game consoles, puzzles, board games etc. provided for all employees to use
  • Company provided snacks, coffee, teas etc. for all employees

If this sounds like the right job for you, please apply with your resume and cover letter.

In accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA), MIIPEstrives to ensure that all recruiting processes are non-discriminatory and barrier-free. If you require any accommodation, please advise Human Resources in advance of attending the interview.

At MIIPE, we don’t just accept difference – we celebrate it, we support it, and we thrive on it for the benefit of our employees, our products and our community. MIIPE is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or Veteran status. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know.

Job Type: Full-time


Job Types: Full-time, Contract


  • QA: 1 year


  • Bachelor’s


  • Calgary, AB

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Employment Type: Freelance
Location: Calgary, AB, CA
Posted on: 2018-05-23
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