Nuance Quality Assurance Engineer Full Time in Montréal, QC


Branch Montréal QC CA

Quality Assurance Engineer
Montréal, QC

You will work with other team members in the development and QA teams using the Agile software development process….

At Nuance, we empower people with the ability to seamlessly interact with their connected devices and the digital world around them. We are creating a world where technology thinks and acts the way people do by designing the most human, natural, and intuitive ways of interacting with technology.

Our nimble technology uses analytics and advanced algorithms to transform the inanimate into animate and reduce complicated processes into simple ones.

Join our Mobile team…intelligent systems now ready for the road. We are passionate about developing intelligent interfaces that enable people to talk to their cars, phones, devices, and other smart “things.”

The Nuance Dragon Connected Services mobile application software team is responsible for designing, developing, and maintaining a rich automotive infotainment system

The selected candidate will be responsible for documenting, developing and executing functional and system tests. You will work with other team members in the development and QA teams using the Agile software development process. We need someone with strong QA skills to create solid test design and perform test execution. Primarily we want someone that is eager, a quick learner and willing to expand his/her level of expertise and is not afraid to jump in get dirty and take on new challenges.

Represent QA in product development projects as a cross-functional team member.
Participate in requirements / specification / design reviews, being the voice of the customer and the Mobile QA team.
Participate in test planning of QA related activities.
Perform test design for assigned features and products.
Participate in developing testing strategies.
Perform text execution, evaluate test results, and other activities for which the QA team is responsible.
Participate in defect management – submission, triaging, investigation, verification.
Assist in mentoring and growing junior team members .
Promote quality and best practices internally to QA and cross-functionally .
Participates in quality related, QA internal and cross-functional process improvement initiatives .
Flexibly own and execute other tasks as assigned.

5+ years Industry experience as a Software QA engineering

Required Skills:
5+years of experience in a mobile software QA capacity in product development environments.
Ability and desire to perform manual QA testing.
Proficiency and understanding of Mobile QA methodologies and principles.
Understanding of and experience with various SDLC processes.
Experience with Jira, Testrail, proxy tools (Burp Proxy & Zap Proxy).
Proven track record planning QA activities, developing testing strategies, providing input into requirements / specification / design, performing sound test design, test execution, test automation, and evaluating test results, including defect management.
Proven ability to perform sound test design from defined requirements and specifications.
Experience with and participation in QA task estimations and developing QA schedules/plans .
Experience developing testing strategies that go beyond just utilizing the UI.
Ability to understand complex customer solutions, including associated requirements, specifications, design.
Technical aptitude and ability to conceptualize complex technical systems.
Ability to influence others.
Experience with cross-functional environments and ability to work with PM, Dev, Support, etc.
Excellent analytical/problem solving skills with attention to detail.
Strong sense of commitment and responsibility and ability to work with little supervision
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills .
Excellent team player and ability to lead and mentor junior peers.
Comfortable working in fast-paced product delivery environments with passion for efficient and effective structures and processes.
Flexible with ability to prioritize and work on multiple tasks simultaneously.

Preferred Skills:
Experience testing SDKs and APIs.
Basic programming and/or scripting skills (e.g., Java)
Experience working with remote teams and partners with respect to QA activities.
End-user and technical understanding of mobile solution/OSs such as iPhone, Android, Blackberry, Windows Mobile, etc.
Exposure to test automation particularly in the mobile handset industry and/or embedded systems.

Education: Bachelors or Graduate University degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science or equivalent.

Additional Information:
Ce que nous offrons!
Un environnement unique et collaboratif où vous travaillez avec les technologies de pointe :
Situé au cœur du centre-ville de Montréal
Horaire flexible
Allocation de transport en commun et de stationnement
Travail de concert avec des équipes à l’international afin de repousser les limites de l’innovation

Programme d’avantages sociaux concurrentiel :
4 semaines de vacances
10 congés de maladies payés
Régime de bonus annuel, REER collectif, Régimes de participation différée aux bénéfices (RPDB), Régime de rachat d’action pour les employés

Gagnant de prix à titre de meilleurs employeurs :
Canada’s Top 100 Employers – pour 7 années consécutives
Canada’s Top Employers for Young People – pour 3 années consécutives

What we offer !
Unique environment for collaborative teamwork on cutting-edge technology:
Location is in the heart of downtown
Flexible hours
Transit reimbursement and parking
Contributing to and collaborating with international teams that drive innovation

Competitive benefit package:
4 weeks’ vacation
10 paid sick days
Bonus Plan, Group RRSP, Deferred Profit Sharing Plan, Employee Stock Purchase Plan

Award-winning Top Employer:
Canada’s Top 100 Employers – 7 consecutive years
Montreal’s Top Employers – 6 consecutive years
Canada’s Top Employers for Young People – 3 consecutive years

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Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Montreal, QC, CA
Posted on: 2017-02-10
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