Quality Assurance Analyst
Information Systems R24
An eligibility list may be established.
An excellent senior opportunity for a dedicated professional
This position resides in GCPE’s Government Digital Experience Division, and reports to an excluded manager or senior level bargaining unit supervisor. This position is responsible for ensuring applications released from development to production have been built to acceptable quality standards, and that the releases will have minimal negative impact to the production environments.
The Quality Assurance Analyst plans and manages solutions across multiple platforms, program areas and a variety of systems environments, including configuration, installation and integration services, to ensure that negative impacts of implementing and integrating change (such as development projects, routine regression testing, bug fixes and upgrade testing) are identified, prioritized and risk assessed on an ongoing basis.
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For complete details about this opportunity, including accountabilities, please refer to the attached job profile. For specific position related enquiries, please contact Ian.Hallas@gov.bc.ca. DO NOT SEND YOUR APPLICATION TO THIS EMAIL ADDRESS. For more information about how to complete your job application, add/edit your resume and for more useful tips when applying for jobs, please refer to the Your Job Application page on the MyHR website.
NOTE: Applications will be accepted until 11:00 pm Pacific Standard Time on the closing date of the competition.
In order to be considered for this position, your application must clearly demonstrate how you meet the education and experience as outlined below:
- Degree, diploma or certificate in computer science or a related field.
- Experience with automated testing software (e.g. Selenium, Microsoft Test Manager);
- Experience providing quality assurance on Java and .net based applications;
- Experience providing quality assurance on web services and APIs interacting with relational databases; and,
- Experience providing quality assurance for enterprise-class web-based software solutions.
- Preference may be given to applicants with lengthier experience in the statements above.
Applicants selected to move forward in the hiring process may be assessed on the Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and Competencies as outlined in the attached Job Profile located in the Additional Information section at the bottom of the posting.
Criminal Record Check (CRC) will be required.
Cover Letter: NO
Resume: YES – Ensure your resume includes your educational accomplishments, employment history including start and end dates (month and year) of your employment, and any relevant information that relates to the job to which you are applying.
Questionnaire: YES (COMPREHENSIVE) – As part of the application process, you will be prompted to complete a comprehensive online questionnaire to demonstrate how you meet the job requirements. Please allot approximately 60 minutes to complete the questionnaire.
IMPORTANT: Comprehensive questionnaire responses will be used to shortlist applicants against the job requirements. Please ensure you include all relevant information about your educational accomplishments and employment history including job titles, start and end dates (month and year) of your employment, and your accountabilities and accomplishments.