Quality Assurance Analyst



  • Information Technology
  • Job Code: 9E542689731
  • Posted: July 31, 2018
David Aplin Group, one of Canada's Best Managed Companies, has partnered with our client, a leader in the Financial Services/Insurance industry, to recruit for QA Analyst to contribute to their expanding IT department based in Edmonton, AB.

This individual will be working in a data-intensive environment with systems ranging from mainframe applications to ETL, to web-based tools, within an MS SQL/C#/.Net shop. This is an exciting opportunity for an individual ready to contribute to the strategy and process development for the QA group.
The Role:
  • Develop, document and maintain functional test cases and other test artifacts
  • Execute manual test cases and report test results
  • Analyze tests, assessing functionality, performance, reliability, stability, and compatibility
  • Make recommendations on acceptable risks in the application
  • Report on product quality and release readiness
  • Develop and share ideas that will improve quality overall
  • Assist with supporting and troubleshooting issues in test environments
  • Contribute to strategy and process development for the team

The Ideal Candidate:
  • Minimally 5 years of experience in Software & Data Quality Assurance
  • Experience working in a continuous delivery environment desired
  • Experience working in an Agile/SCRUM environment a plus
  • Adept in manual testing
  • Adept at creating Test Summary and Defect Summary documentation
  • Experience in testing back-end systems with no user interface
  • Experience with Test Automation Tools a plus
  • Some programming experience in SQL a plus
  • Experience testing Data Enterprise Data Warehouses
  • Strong problem solving and troubleshooting skills
  • Strong written and verbal communicator
  • Collaborative, self-motivated, and able to work individually or in a group

If you are interested in this position and meet the above criteria, please click the Apply button to send your resume in confidence directly to Jade Murphy, Researcher, Executive Search. Visit our website at www.aplin.com to view our job opportunities, career tips, and tools. We thank all applicants; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.


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Jade Murphy



  • 780.229.2030
  • jmurphy@aplin.com

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