Test Analyst



  • Information Technology
  • Job Code: 9D3550611026
  • Posted: October 31, 2018
The Job has been filled
David Aplin Group, one of Canada's Best Managed Companies, has partnered with our client to recruit a Test Analyst on an 8-month contract.

Our client is looking for a passionate individual who will be working within a project environment. You will be using waterfall and agile methodologies to deliver test specific deliverables for an on-going program, that will deliver business continuity capabilities and system resilience to reduce risk and improve overall resilience of the organization, while focused on the delivery of stable and recoverable business solutions.

The Role:

  • Preparing testing estimates that incorporate all the activities that are required to effectively test (automated or otherwise) the system.
  • Leading and participating in the quality assurance process, adding technical know-how, creativity and a seasoned perspective to initiatives and teams.
  • Developing test plans and test cases to uncover defects and improve the overall quality of the infrastructure and applications.
  • Analyzing the testing (performance, automation, manual, integration and component failure impact analysis (CFIA)) requirements for the organizations applications.
  • Verifying and documenting test results, whether performance, automated, manual, integration or CFIA related.
  • Leading and participating in the defect process, ensuring that defects are documented, tracked and reported to facilitate timely resolution.
  • Producing and presenting testing-related reports and information, such as requirement-based coverage, testing progress and problem areas.
  • Analyzing the impact of a change from a testing perspective, including time, cost and risk.
The Ideal Candidate:

  • University degree or college diploma in computer science
  • A minimum of 3 years working in project teams utilizing various methodologies, including Agile.
  • A minimum of 3 years working as a testing analyst.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of Scrum methodology and participation in all phases of the iterative process.
  • Knowledge of multi-platform environments.
  • Experience with Dell Hyper converged and Converged Infrastructure components.
  • Experience working with NAS Storage Infrastructure technologies such as NetApp and Isilon.
  • Demonstrated experience working with VMWare Hypervisor technologies.
  • Experience working with IT Service Management, Automation, and Orchestration such as VMware vRealize, Ansible, and ServiceNow.
  • Demonstrated experience with COTS Applications, Databases, and Middleware such as Oracle Exadata, and DataPower.
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 David Newark, Consultant. 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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David Newark

Information Technology



  • 613.691.5209
  • dnewark@aplin.com

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