Job Description :
RQ00575 - Systems Testing/QA Specialist Senior Toronto, ON Start Date 2021-04-01 End Date 2022-03-31 Assignment Type: Onsite Security Level: No Clearance Required # Business Days: 240.00 Description MSP Notes Shortlisting Date: Friday, January 29th at 2:00 pm EST Maximum number of Candidate Submissions: 1 (One) Must-haves: Extensive Experience with test management tools on one or more platforms such as Microfocus ALM 12.5, Microfocus Octane, Jira & Azure DevOps Experience conducting AODA Compliance Audit & Remediation Note Assignment Type: This position is currently listed as "Hybrid" due to COVID-19 related WFH direction. Once OPS staff are required to return to the office, the resource under this request will be required to work onsite as well. - Responsibilities Provides advice on the testing strategy, test plans, the selection of testing tools, and the identification of resources required for testing. Plans and organizes testing efforts for large systems in Graphical User Interface (GUI) and non-Graphical User Interface (GUI) environments, including the execution of systems integration tests, specialized tests, and user acceptance testing (e.g., stress tests The Quality Assurance Specialist is responsible for the development of test plans, test scripts and test cases and executing these against the various components. The tester will work with the testing lead and IT lead of each project as well as the project team members in the analysis, design, development, implementation and ongoing support of the required systems. General Skills Experience in planning, organizing and implementing testing efforts at the specified experience level Knowledge of structured methodologies for the development, design, implementation and maintenance of applications Knowledge and experience in the use of Computer Aided Software Engineering (CASE) tools and data query tools to aid in the development of test cases Knowledge and experience in the use of automated test tools and version control systems on one or more platforms Experience executing functional tests, non-functional tests and systems level integration tests Experience supporting user acceptance testing and participating in UAT activities Experience with quality assurance principles, practices, tools and structured methodologies Experience creating testing strategy documentation, test plans, test cases and test data for various types and phases of testing, including technical and business functional validation Experience in quality assurance and testing, including unit testing, integration testing, load testing, performance testing, etc. Knowledge and experience in all phases of the Systems Development Life Cycle Excellent analytical, problem-solving and decision-making skills; organizational, creativity and perseverance skills; verbal and written communication skills; and interpersonal skills A team player with a track record for meeting deadlines Knowledge of one or more automated testing tools Desirable Skills Knowledge and experience in at least one programming language Experience in the use of information retrieval packages Knowledge and understanding of testing methods in an object-oriented environment Knowledge and understanding of Information Management principles, concepts, policies and practices. Knowledge and understanding of Accessibility for Ontarians with Disability Act (AODA) and related regulations and standards Experience planning and organizing testing efforts forb oth large and small systems Experience coding automated test scripts to produce sets of automated test cases Experience testing Commercial Off-the Shelf Applications (COTS) Skills Experience and Skill Set Requirements Part 2: Evaluation Table Criterion Criterion Details Criterion Maximum Rating Testing 10+ years of experience in process, planning, organizing and implementing testing efforts Extensive Experience with Automated & Manual testing Extensive Experience with test management tools on one or more platforms such as Microfocus ALM 12.5, Microfocus Octane, Jira & Azure DevOps Experience conducting AODA Compliance Audit & Remediation Demonstrates working knowledge of the testing process and the Software development life cycle (SDLC), including Agile & DevOps Experience with creating, reviewing and executing test strategy, test plans and test cases Experience in Test Automation Development Experience with providing identification and resolution of problems/issues 40 Automated Testing Skills Extensive Experience with automated test tools HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), Microfocus Load runner 12.5, Katalon, Nightwatch and Selenium Experience in the use of Performance Testing tools - Microfocus Loadrunner 12.5 & J-Meter Extensive Experience with SOAP UI, TERRATEST & Super-Linter Experience with Automated testing methods in an object-oriented environment, DEVOPS & Agile Experience with providing organized Automated application testing to accommodate development and implementation efforts to remediate issues. Experience with Automated API testing 30 Technical Skills Experience with Waterfall, Agile & DEVOPS methodologies Experience with Cloud technology (Microsoft Azure) Extensive Experience with AODA Compliance Audit tools Extensive Experience with automated test tools HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), Microfocus Load runner 12.5, Katalon, Nightwatch and Selenium Experience with Siebel (RLSO - Registration Licencing System of Ontario), ESDI & other Ministry Applications Knowledge of Licensing and Control System (LCS) & Legacy Mainframe Systems Experience with Payment Gateway MPG/EPS Services Experience with mainframe tools such as TSO/SPF Experience with SOAP UI, WEB Services, API, OPA and Java Technologies Experience with IMS/DB2/SQL/Oracle Databases, and UNIX Experience with .NET platform 25 Soft Skills Excellent analytical, problem-solving and decision-making skills. Strong organizational, creativity and perseverance skills. Strong verbal and written communication skills; interpersonal skills. Proven track record for building strong working relationships. 5 Total 100