Senior Systems Quality Assurance Lead
Ottawa, Ontario
1d ago

LOOKING for a Senior Systems Quality Assurance Lead to provide quality assurance leadership, as well as perform manual testing, to ensure the delivered solution meets the technical specifications and design requirements.

The role may participate in the test automation effort to support other test engineers.

Location : Ottawa

Duration : 12 months +

Security clearance required : Enhanced Reliability

Skills required :

  • Demonstrated Quality Assurance Leadership
  • Experience in creating test plan and test cases
  • Test automation skills
  • Passionate about quality
  • Strong time management and organization skills
  • Experience in test coordination for small teams
  • Experience with testing APIs and web application
  • Knowledge of SQL server
  • Strong communication skills (written and verbal)
  • Demonstrated application of technical problem solving and analytical tools and techniques
  • Adhere to QA community of practice guidelines
  • Conduct peer-reviews and lead reviews and provide feedback
  • Review system’s models, specifications, diagrams and charts to provide direction to programmers and manage third party vendor (managed services) relationships
  • Provide accurate and detailed weekly task reports
  • Ensure system tests complement unit and integration tests
  • Conduct configuration and team management of own work
  • Mentor junior team members with the assistance of PM / Architect
  • Bonus Skills :

  • Object-oriented programming skills
  • Knowledge of Enterprise Integration patterns
  • Knowledge of BizTalk
  • Knowledge of, web services (,, VB 6.0, C++, JavaScript, HTML, XML, OOA and OOD Concepts)
  • Role :

  • Understand the functional and technical aspects of the application to be tested (Azure API, web application, integration services like Biztalk or LogicApps) through stories, network topology, data flow diagrams, data contracts, etc.
  • Review stories and request clarifications as needed until clear and testable
  • Provide testing estimates
  • Write test strategy and test plan
  • Define and prioritize the test cases to be covered
  • Identify the test cases to be automated
  • Identify, assign and follow-up on testing prerequisites completion
  • Write detailed test cases in Microsoft Azure DevOps (ADO) with feature / story traceability
  • Execute manual tests in ADO
  • Coordinate integration testing, UAT and production deployment testing
  • Make sure testing results are timely populated in ADO and maintain testing dashboards
  • Make sure bugs are reported and follow-up on resolution and retest.
  • Monitor status of schedules automated tests execution in all environments
  • Provide accurate and detailed weekly task reports
  • Conduct configuration and team management of own work
  • Mentor junior team members with the assistance of PM / Architect
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