Quality Assurance Tester

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Interview Process

1. Take-home project 2. Code review in-person

Symplicity & Orbis Communications creates innovative technology solutions for post-secondary institutions. Our team creates and supports the technology that is changing how students, employers, community members, and educational institutions connect and interact.

We have a rewarding staff community culture that balances a challenging work environment, with staff wellness, selflessness, and a positive social environment. Even as we continue to work remotely, we encourage our staff to participate in a variety of activities and incentivize them to volunteer in their communities, continuously build their skills, and focus on their own wellness through virtual activities like free yoga sessions, trivia nights, cooking classes and other team building activities. While you will also be working remotely, daily video calls will help keep you connected with the team. We may ask you to come to our downtown Hamilton office in person periodically for meetings.

We are looking for a Quality Assurance (QA) Tester to assess software quality through manual and automated testing. You will be responsible for finding and reporting bugs, as well as verifying that system changes have been completed according to their requirements.

In this role, you should have a keen eye for detail and excellent communication skills. If you are also proficient in executing test cases and are passionate about quality, we'd like to meet you.

Ultimately, you will ensure that our products, applications, and systems work correctly.
  • · Execute test cases (manual or automated) and analyze results
  • · Evaluate product changes according to specifications
  • · Report bugs and errors to development teams
  • · Help troubleshoot issues
  • · Work with cross-functional teams to ensure quality throughout the software development lifecycle

  • Requirements
  • · 2-5 years of experience in Test
  • · Flexible using different testing techniques
  • · Collaboration & social skills
  • · A strong understanding of the user experience
  • · Excellent communication skills
  • · Attention to detail
  • · Analytical mind and problem-solving aptitude
  • · Strong organizational skills
  • · Ability to document and troubleshoot errors
  • · Experience as a Quality Assurance Tester or a similar role would be an asset
  • · Familiarity with QA methodology, Agile frameworks, and regression testing is a plus
  • · Experience with selenium, cucumber and azure dev-ops would be a potential asset

  • Symplicity is the market leader in employability solutions. We help companies find talent, we help higher education institutions fill skills gaps and we help new graduates start their careers. Used by more than 30 million students worldwide, our comprehensive suite of products touches the complete student lifecycle: from admissions to alumni engagement, Symplicity's products span career services, counseling, student conduct, and campus life.

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