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SI Systems Senior Agile QA Lead with Test Case Creation & Selenium Experience Contract in Calgary, AB

SI Systems

Branch Calgary AB CA

Position:
Senior Agile QA Lead with Test Case Creation & Selenium Experience
Location:
Calgary, AB

Assessing quality and associated risk. May participate in application functional and/or technical design reviews as described in the Quality Management plan…

Our downtown Calgary Oil & Gas client is looking for 1 Senior Agile QA Lead with Test Case Creation & Selenium Experience.

Core Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for creating an end-to-end test plan; executing the plan and managing all activities in the plan to ensure that all the objectives are met and that the solution works as expected.
  • Ensures that testing is well defined, planned and executed.

Duties:

  • Executes testing of every phase and feature of a highly complex solution to identify potential issues and fixes before the product goes live
  • Provides leadership to others
  • Responsible for testing solution in terms of functionality, performance, reliability, stability and compatibility with other legacy- and / or external systems
  • Gathers requirements from various sources, including interviews with programmers and business users, project documentation, and bug reports.
  • Creating and maintaining functional, integration, end-to-end, performance, and load tests.
  • Develops test plans and test scripts that will demonstrate that project deliverables meet the business requirement
  • Writing detailed bug reports and fixes.
  • Assessing quality and associated risk.
  • Liaises with the Business Lead to confirm test results and obtain business acceptance
  • May participate in application functional and/or technical design reviews as described in the Quality Management plan Coordinates system integration, load and regression testing.

Must Have:

  • Agile project experience (ability to work in a team environment; BAs/Devs/SMEs/QAs)
  • Experience organizing UAT and coordinating with business stakeholders
  • Knowledge of source control (branching etc.) & associated tools
  • Experience with SQL for basic queries/scripts
  • Problem solving skills/Analytical thinking
  • Self-motivated
  • Curiosity to understand how things work (I.e. the root cause of an issue)
  • Experience testing Web Services
  • Strong understanding of deployment tools and practices
  • Experience testing large data sets

Nice To Have:

  • Functional automation testing (Selenium)
  • Experience testing web applications
  • Experience testing different types of caching (browser side/server side)

Tools:

  • SOAPUI
  • IIS
  • SQL Server
  • Splunk
  • Git
  • TeamCity
  • Visual Studio Team Services (VSTS)
  • Fiddler
  • SpecFlow tests
  • Redis Caching

Specialization and Skills:

Quality Assurance
Agile Methodology
5 – 7 years

Integration Testing
5 – 7 years

Test Cases
5 – 7 years

User Acceptance Testing
5 – 7 years

Priority Requirements:
Please outline your experience creating test plans, managing a QA team, and liaising with the business all within an Agile methodology. (Must-have)
Please outline your experience liaising with the business to ensure accurate test cases. (Must-have)
Please outline your experience managing a QA team. (Must-have)

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Employment Type: Freelance
Location: Calgary, AB, CA
Posted on: 2017-02-10
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