<![CDATA[ProVision Staffing: jobboards]]> http://JOBS.PROVISIONSTAFFING.COM/ en-us <![CDATA[QA Coach]]> QA Coach

Our client in the Banking Sector and a Top Canadian Employer offers challenging and rewarding opportunities. They are currently seeking a QA Coach to join their IT team.

Location: Toronto, ON 

Initial Planned Duration: 3/6 months (Contract) – Potential extension after 3 months.

Key skills: QA Analysis, Agile Methodologies, DevOps, Open Source Tools (Junit, Selenium, Cucumber etc) 

Nice to have:  JIRA, Jenkins, Banking Industry

Responsibilities:
  • More than 15 years of experience.  One project delivery with below experience would help
  • QA background is mandatory
  • Experience on working with Agile team in Devops environment
  • Consulting experience in defining the final state of project for Agile ways of working
  • Understanding of open source tools and technologies such as Junit, Selenium, Cucumber etc.
  • Understanding of JIRA, Jenkins and other tools applicable for CI/CD integrations
  • Help team understand TDD/BDD implementation
  • Guide the team on agile ways of working focusing on Quality
  • Help team implement the recommendations identified by transformation team
  • Work with other delivery transformation teams to align with overall transformation objectives

 
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Tue, 15 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[QA Automation Coach]]> QA Automation Coach

Our client in the Banking Sector and a Top Canadian Employer offers challenging and rewarding opportunities. They are currently seeking an QA Automation Coach to join their IT team.

Location: Toronto, ON 

Initial Planned Duration: 3/6 months (Contract) – Potential extension after 3 months.

Key skills: QA Automation, Automation tools (Selenium, Appium, Winnium, LeanFT etc),  Jenkins, JIRA, Agile

Nice to have:  Java, JavaScript, Banking Industry 

Responsibilities:
  • More than 7 years of experience in automation. One project delivery with below experience would help
  • QA background is mandatory
  • Hands-on experience in tools such as Selenium, Appium, Winnium, LeanFT and other automation tools
  • Knowledge of programming languages like Java, Java Script, etc.
  • Worked with Jenkins, JIRA, etc. in Agile environment
  • Experience of setting-up automation framework in the past
  • Help team identify automation needs, requirements and estimation
  • Create automation scripts and integrated them with the CI/CD pipeline (if required)
  • Worked in Agile projects with BDD/TDD and other implementation methodologies
  • Guide team on best tools for the landscape

 

 
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Tue, 15 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Quality Assurance Lead]]> Our client is a very high-profile, enterprise-class Public-Sector organization, located in downtown Toronto, with close proximity to Union Station and the TTC/Subway and other public transit. This organization’ s profile will bring incremental value to just about any professional’ s resume and professional track-record, and this assignment will likely be showcased on the successful candidate’ s resume for years to come.

The initial anticipated term of this contract assignment is 12 months.

They are seeking the services of an accomplished Quality Assurance Lead  to champion  the adoption of our client' s new QA framework. This resource will be an " agent of change", and will lead, train, coach, and motivate both the Management Team and Staff. 

Qualifications & Experience: 
  • 7+ years' experience driving QM change initiatives within large organizations.
  • 7+ years' applying QM best practices throughout all aspects of the SDLC.
  • 7+ years' experience leveraging  methodologies, frameworks, and approaches such as Agile, Waterfall, Scrum, DevOps, and ITIL v3. 
  • 7+ years' working with software development test tools such as HP Quality Centre and HP Application Lifecycle Management Suite.
  • 5+ years' defining metrics and producing dashboards; must be able to articulate QC activities to senior executives. 
  • PMP certification is a huge asset.

 

If you are qualified and interested in this role, please send your resume today!

 

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ABOUT ProVision:

 

ProVision is a leading provider of professional talent to key organizations both private and public-sector throughout Canada. Our services include: contract consulting, contingent permanent search, and retained executive search.

 

With over 15 years of concurrent exceptional relationships with clients in the financial, government, and software engineering verticals, ProVision has built up an exceptional network of high-profile clients and industry-leading professionals in the Information Technology, Change Management and Management Consulting sectors.

 

We have a team of senior recruitment and account management professionals with a wide array of specialties who can help you with your search for a new contract assignment, career change, or that hard to find individual to complete your team.




 
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Tue, 01 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[QA Tester]]> Our client is a very high-profile, enterprise-class Public-Sector organization, located in downtown Toronto, with close proximity to Union Station and the TTC/Subway and other public transit.   This organization’ s profile will bring incremental value to just about any professional’ s resume and professional track-record, and this assignment will likely be showcased on the successful candidate’ s resume for years to come.

The initial anticipated term of this contract assignment is 12 months.

 

They are seeking the services of an accomplished QA Test Analyst to contribute to the delivery of QA/Testing Assignments connected with a Data Warehouse and Business Analytical Reporting System enhancement, which is key to support the organizations emerging business objectives.

 

Targeted Skills and Experience: 
  • 5+ years QA experience with multi-layer architectural applications and complex enterprise and/or industrial applications.
  • Strong experience with QA and Testing related to ETL processes and extensive experience in ETL processes testing with various dimensional models of data warehouse and complex business rules for sources to target data mapping
  • Strong experience with of Data Warehouse concepts, related technologies and testing approach/methods
  • Hands on experience in testing with various relational databases (SQL Server, Oracle) as well as flat files based data, including binary and encrypted data
  • Creation of complex SQL scripts/queries and output results analysis
  • Experience in automation of testing for data warehouse, databases, and data quality. Development of testing scripts (HP UFT, QTP, Perl, Shell, etc.) for testing of complex ETL business logic, output data and log files parsing/analysis.
  • Experience with testing of applications/dashboards developed with MicroStrategy BI tool (considered an asset)
  • MS SharePoint and Team Foundation Server experience (considered an asset)
  • Excellent communication skills, ability to quickly ramp up understanding of underlying technologies

 

Other Targeted Skills: 
  • Testing experience with Informatica is an asset
  • University degree in Computer Science / Electronic Engineering, CSTE/CSQA certification is an asset.

 

Preliminary Targeted Deliverables: 
  • Individual System Test plans
  • Requirements Traceability Matrix
  • Completion of all compatibility, system and regression tests for Business Applications
  • Test Results and defect logs documentation
  • Various project and system related documentation

 

If you are qualified and interested in this role, please send your resume today!

 

 

 

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ABOUT ProVision:

 

ProVision is a leading provider of professional talent to key organizations both private and public-sector throughout Canada. Our services include: contract consulting, contingent permanent search, and retained executive search.

 

With over 15 years of concurrent exceptional relationships with clients in the financial, government, and software engineering verticals, ProVision has built up an exceptional network of high-profile clients and industry-leading professionals in the Information Technology, Change Management and Management Consulting sectors.

 

We have a team of senior recruitment and account management professionals with a wide array of specialties who can help you with your search for a new contract assignment, career change, or that hard to find individual to complete your team.

 
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Mon, 31 Jul 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Test Manager]]> Test Manager

Our  client in the financial sector and a Top Canadian Employer, offers challenging and rewarding opportunities. They are currently seeking  an Test Manager  to join  their  team.

Location: Toronto

Initial Planned Duration: 6 months

Overview:

The Test Manager develops and leads the implementation of the end-to-end testing strategy for OTPP’ s investment data warehouse.  Specifically, the Test Manager is accountable for:
  • Devising end-to-end testing strategies in support of major (Projects) and minor (Application Support) extensions and changes to the investment data warehouse
  • Test planning through collaboration with Project Managers, Development Leads, QA Leads, Release / Deployment Leads and Business (Analyst) Leads
  • Interactions with Clients and stakeholders for Testing activities
  • Managing deflect flow across solution delivery teams from investigation through resolution
  • Coordinating Testing activities across build and test lifecycles
  • Looping back to strategy to ensure adherence and validity

*Candidates should possess knowledge and experience with capital markets data flow and warehousing.

Role Description:
  • Responsible for strategizing and coordinating the end to end testing efforts across the different testing types (E.g. Integration Testing, Regression Testing, User Acceptance Testing, etc.)
  • Drives the Defect Management Process including Triage
  • Owns the regression testing strategy and target the different suites to run on different test scenarios (including Automation and Performance testing)
  • Responsible for the test data and test environment strategy and manages the coordination of testing activities within the environment for Application Support and project teams
  • Accountable to Release Lead and PM for testing; supporting the Application Support Teams and project processes. 
  • Communicates effectively with BA, Developer, test leads, testers, Release Lead (PM), Customers and Testing Strategy and Governance Teams
  • Aligns and implements standards, governance, and progress metrics.
  • Drives continuous improvement in testing

Skills (Mandatory):
  • A university/college degree
  • A minimum of 8 years working experience in Information Technology or Investment Business area with minimum of 5 year in a QA Testing area
  • Have extensive planning and coordination skills
  • Experience with building and managing end-to-end test strategies
  • Experience with building QA standards (including end-to-end Defect Flow)
  • Experience with test environment planning
  • Experience with QA automation and Performance Testing
  • Knowledge/experience with HP ALM/QC and QTP/UFT is required
  • Ability to work independently in a fast changing environment. Results oriented, team player
  • Good logical, analytical and problem solving skills
  • Ability to create clear and concise, high quality testing artifacts
  • Knowledge of industry standard SDLC and Testing Methodologies (including Agile Methodology)

Skills (Nice to have):
  • Knowledge of enterprise data warehousing concepts; vendor tools such as UC4, MarkitEDM is an asset
  • Knowledge/experience writing and reviewing programs (VB, PL/SQL, Transact SQL, C#) is an asset
  • Knowledge of Financial Products (Stocks, Bonds, Private Investments, Derivatives) and process for managing the products an asset

If you are qualified and interested in this role, please send your resume today!

We thank all applicants that apply. Only those selected for interview will be contacted.

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ABOUT ProVision :

ProVision is a leading provider of professional talent to key organisations both private and public throughout Canada. Our services include: contract consulting, contingent permanent search, and retained executive search.

With over 15 years of concurrent exceptional relationships with clients in the financial, government, and software engineering verticals, ProVision has built up an exceptional network of industry leading professionals in the IT, Finance & Accounting, and Human Resources sectors.

We have a team of senior recruitment and account management professionals with a wide array of specialities who can help you with your search for a new assignment, career change, or that hard to find individual to complete your team. 

Please get in contact with me, and I’ ll connect you to the right individual. It’ s what we do.

 
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Fri, 14 Jul 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Quality Assurance Test Analyst]]> Our client is a very high-profile, enterprise-class Public-Sector organization, located in downtown Toronto, with close proximity to Union Station and the TTC/Subway and other public transit.   This organization’ s profile will bring incremental value to just about any professional’ s resume and professional track-record, and this assignment will likely be showcased on the successful candidate’ s resume for years to come.

The initial anticipated term of this contract assignment is 12 months.

They are seeking the services of an accomplished QA Test Analyst to contribute to the delivery of:

Mandatory Skills: 
  • Minimum of 5 years QA experience with multi-layer architectural applications and complex enterprise and/or industrial applications.
  • Excellent communication skills, ability to quickly ramp up understanding of underlying technologies.
  • Understanding QA processes based on CMMI and/or ISO standards. Knowledge of various testing methodologies (waterfall, agile)
  • Extensive experience in assessing and reviewing business and system requirements, requirement analysis, verification, traceability, gap analysis, risks.
  • Strong knowledge of Data Warehouse concepts, related technologies and testing approach/methods
  • Understanding of ETL processes and extensive experience in ETL processes testing with various dimensional models of data warehouse and complex business rules for sources to target data mapping
  • Hands on experience in testing with various relational databases (SQL Server, Oracle) as well as flat files based data, including binary and encrypted data
  • Creation of complex SQL scripts/queries and output results analysis
  • Experience in automation of testing for data warehouse, databases, and data quality. Development of testing scripts (HP UFT, QTP, Perl, Shell, etc.) for testing of complex ETL business logic, output data and log files parsing/analysis.
  • Experience with testing of applications/dashboards developed with MicroStrategy BI tool.
  • MS SharePoint and Team Foundation Server experience
  • Understanding of Data Quality Assurance principles

Other Skills: 
  • Knowledge of Software Metrics concepts (Function Points).
  • Performance testing experience
  • Hands-on experience with testing of networking and various communication protocols.
  • Testing experience with Informatica is an asset
  • University degree in Computer Science / Electronic Engineering, CSTE/CSQA certification is an asset.

Deliverables: 
  • Individual System Test plans
  • Requirements Traceability Matrix
  • Completion of all compatibility, system and regression tests for Business Applications
  • Test Results and defect logs documentation
  • Various project and system related documentation

If you are qualified and interested in this role, please send your resume today!

 

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ABOUT ProVision:

 

ProVision is a leading provider of professional talent to key organizations both private and public-sector throughout Canada. Our services include: contract consulting, contingent permanent search, and retained executive search.

 

With over 15 years of concurrent exceptional relationships with clients in the financial, government, and software engineering verticals, ProVision has built up an exceptional network of high-profile clients and industry-leading professionals in the Information Technology, Change Management and Management Consulting sectors.

 

We have a team of senior recruitment and account management professionals with a wide array of specialties who can help you with your search for a new contract assignment, career change, or that hard to find individual to complete your team.
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Tue, 11 Jul 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[HEADS UP - Senior Test Automation Engineer x 4]]> Role: Senior Test Automation Engineer x 4 

Our client an Online Auction Company and a Top Canadian Employer offers challenging and rewarding opportunities. They are currently seeking 4  Senior Test Automation Engineers to join their team. 

Location: Toronto, ON

Initial Planned Duration: Permanent

Key Role: Will work closely with developers and testers to evaluate, recommend and implement automated test tools / scripts and strategies to expedite testing cycles and improve overall testing quality

Targeted Skills and Experience: QA Automation and developing experience relative to automation test scripts

Targeted Technical Capabilities: QA, Automated Testing Tools, Agile Methodologies, Programming or Developing, JavaScript (Angular JS and Node JS), Cloud (AWS), Scripting

Job Description:
  • Audit all forms of testing to ensure each level of testing achieves the stated goals.
  • Participate in unit test reviews and help identify gaps in the testing.
  • Participate in the review of the acceptance criteria and the automated tests by developers/UX developer to ensure there are no gaps and the tests are compliant with the acceptance criteria.
  • Able to provide additional diagnostic information about bugs to developers to aid in the quick remediation of defects.
  • Writes test cases and scenarios in support of automated testing.
  • Write or amend the acceptance criteria in a Behavior Driven Development (BDD) or
  • Acceptance Test Driven Development (ATDD) style of business language (Gherkin scripts), per specific frameworks such as CucumberJS
  • Thorough understanding of testing fundamentals and quality metrics
  • Good understanding of code branching, version control and working in different environments such as GIT.
  • Able to be a gatekeeper for bugs and quality concerns
  • Utilize agile based story development standards such as INVEST, MoSCoW, and SMART.
  • Utilize Business Process Flows expressed in the form of Test Cases to develop automated tests.
  • Promote best practices relative to test automation, the management of the automated test case repository, and source code management.
  • Build and maintain the test automation framework.
  • Develop a Test Automation Plan defining the scope, timeframe and resources for a given test automation initiative. Ensure project completeness.
  • Architect, design and develop automated solutions to expedite tests. Ensure adherence to proper methodology, test design and coding standards.
  • Maintain a repository of all automated quality assets.
  • Provide active technical leadership throughout the entire development process reviewing test cases and test automation code and communicating regularly to project teams on defects, issues and QA status.
  • Facilitate the creation/maintenance of test data for the team.

Skills
  • 10+ years of developing experience relative to automation test scripts.
  • 3+ years of general development experience in an Agile environment using JavaScript, Typescript and Angular2 or higher
  • Experience with BDD frameworks (Gherkin, CucumberJS)
  • Knowledge of UI Test Tool like Protractor
  • Knowledge of AWS Lambda and NodeJS
  • Knowledge of performance tool like Gatling
  • Understanding of Business Event Streaming ( Kinesis)
  • Knowledge on Git, Jenkins and CI/CD
  • Experience with Code Coverage Analysis (Sonar, TSLint, NYC)
  • Experience with ALM tools (e.g., Jira, and Confluence).
  • Experience with back-end Testing frameworks
  • Experience with front-end Testing frameworks
  • Experience with Micro-services
  • Experience with Security and Penetration Testing a plus
  • Solid Experience building and maintaining the test automation framework.
  • Thrive in a fast-paced Agile environment.
  • Understanding of test fundamentals.
  • Understand Quality metrics (duplicates, code coverage).
  • Understanding of Agile methodologies. He has a well understanding on SMART, MoSCoW
  • and INVEST principles. SAFe Certification a plus
  • Very good Oral and Writing skills.
  • Ability to work with teams in multiple sites (onsite, offshore, nearshore)
  • Proven ability to meet deadlines
  • Understanding of accountability and ownership

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ABOUT ProVision:

ProVision is a leading provider of professional talent to key organisations both private and public throughout Canada. Our services include: contract consulting, contingent permanent search, and retained executive search.

With over 15 years of concurrent exceptional relationships with clients in the financial, government, and software engineering verticals, ProVision has built up an exceptional network of industry leading professionals in the IT, Finance & Accounting, and Human Resources sectors.

We have a team of senior recruitment and account management professionals with a wide array of specialities who can help you with your search for a new assignment, career change, or that hard to find individual to complete your team.\

Please get in contact with me, and I’ ll connect you to the right individual. It’ s what we do.

 
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Mon, 10 Jul 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[QA Tester]]> Our client is in the business of developing, licensing, operating and maintaining electronic skill games, raffle, pull-tab systems and associated software. They  are currently looking for a Tester.

As a Quality Assurance Tester  you are expected to have the ability to create and/or follow test scripts, have high level of attention to details and prior experience with bug tracking tools. Some experience with SQL Management Studio is necessary

Familiarity with Casino games is also necessary and experience in casino gaming test procedures is a plus.

Testing includes not only the games developed by the company but also  gaming peripherals, such as printers, bill validators, etc.
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Mon, 24 Apr 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Senior Automation Engineer]]> Looking for Automation Engineer  who has a infrastructure testing skill set and experiences including both functional and non-functional. ie.  Kitchen and chef, right scale and Ruby etc. 
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Tue, 28 Feb 2017 00:00:00 EST 0