Job Description :
Systems Testing/QA Specialist - Level 3 Toronto, ON Start Date 2021-04-01 End Date 2022-03-31 Description MSP Notes This role will likely start as a remote work assignment with the expectation that the resource transition back into office when the rest of the team returns Role: This resource will be assisting with maintenance testing and business requirements gathering for the ministries medical claims system. They will be working in a team including other resources and permanent staff to perform this maintenance as well as changes to the payment system. This role will be focused on testing solely - no development work. Skill Notes: * Please see below matrix for full evaluation criteria Need experience with end to end testing Prior knowledge creating testing plans/cases and walkthroughs of documentation Experience with SQL, JCL Experience with any of the following ideal: TSO, Fileaid, Princeton Soft Tech (PST) Experience gathering business requirements and workflow documents Prior experience with ministry considered an asset Prior experience in insurance or banking industry considered an asset Participate in business requirements walkthroughs. Analyze business requirements documentation including Use Cases and non-functional requirements. Contribute to the testing strategy and create systems test plan and test suites (including test cases Analyze test data requirements and create appropriate test data to support the test strategy. Execute system and user acceptance tests adhering to HSC Test Methodology. Verify actual results meet expected results. Examine test databases using SQL. Analyze and log test results. Document and monitor resolution of system variances using an automated problem management system. Provide recommendations to the Project Manager as to the acceptance or rejection of any changed system components. Weekly reporting on status, progress, and key issue/concerns as directed by the Project Lead or Sr. Project Manager. Transfer skills and knowledge to selected OPS staff. The resource may be required to do similar work related to the role, for other initiatives within PRS, as directed by the manager. NOTE Assignment Type: This position is currently listed as "Hybrid" due to COVID-19 related WFH direction. Once HSC staff are required to return to the office, the resource under this request will be required to work onsite as well. Extension/Amendment Attestation: Extension(s) only allowed using unused days/funds left on contract. No additional funds will be added beyond maximum contract value Skills Experience and Skill Set Requirements Testing Experience Recent (within last year) experience in systems testing Excellent knowledge of system testing methodology, execute system and user acceptance tests Ability to understand and analyze business requirements, and systems response documents, to design and execute test plans to ensure the system functions and meets the business requirements Verify actual results meet expected results. Examine test databases using SQL and JCL. Analyze and log test results. Document and monitor resolution of system variances using an automated problem management system (e.g. Clear Quest Ability to write test plans and test cases that are well-structured, easy to maintain, and easily understood by both developers and business analysts and clients 25% Technology Experience Continuous, significant experience as a tester in an MVS/COBOL/DB2 environment Significant experience with SQL and JCL Experience with, and understanding of, relational databases 20% Analytical Skills Proven and demonstrable troubleshooting and analytical experience Demonstrated excellent problem solving and decision making skills Experience analyzing business requirements documentation including Use Cases and non-functional requirements Experience analyzing test data requirements and create appropriate test data to support the test strategy 15% Communications Skills Strong verbal and written communications skills Strong Interpersonal and negotiation skills Strong consulting skills to engage with all stakeholders A demonstrated team player with a track record for meeting deadline Demonstrated success in working productively with business clients, developers, and technical specialists such as DBAs 10%