Quality Assurance Specialist, Information Systems

Delta Controls - Surrey, BC (4 months ago)

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The IS Quality Assurance (QA) Specialist is responsible for ensuring that the numerous Delta Controls Corporate software systems meet the needs and requirements of its end-users, enabling us to reach our goal of making Delta Controls easier to do business with than any of our competition. In order to accomplish this task, the IS QA Specialist must be proficient in test methods and procedures, and be able to extensively test and evaluate all software systems to ensure they meet design specifications, and are suitable for their intended application. This includes designing test plans and strategies with mindset of finding ways in which a software system doesn’t work, as opposed to showing that it does, and documenting all test results in logs and reports; identifying bugs and operational anomalies, recording them electronically for resolution by the IS Team, and verifying bug resolutions will satisfy the intended customers’ needs. Start date:ASAPCity:Surrey, BCCountry:CanadaSchedule:Full timeDetails:
Are you inspired by finding solutions to issues that you know will make people’s lives easier? How about testing and strategizing plans for software to make systems as efficient as possible? Delta Controls is looking for an Information Systems Quality Assurance Specialist to be responsible for ensuring that the numerous Delta Controls Corporate software systems meet the needs and requirements of its end-users, enabling us to reach our goal of: Do It Right.

Delta Controls is the benchmark for building controls manufacturers, being one of the most respected organizations in our industry, with more than 300 Partners/Distributors in over 80 countries. For more than three decades Delta Controls has offered innovative and exciting building automation solutions for commercial, healthcare, education, leisure buildings and more. As industry leaders, our track record includes delivering the world’s first fully integrated native BACnet building solution encompassing HVAC, lighting and access control products.

As part of Delta Electronics Inc., the global leader in switching power supply solutions and DC brushless fans and an $8+ billion USD organization, Delta Controls is able to bring some of the most energy efficient and sustainable solutions to buildings around the world, working together toward our shared vision of developing technologies aimed at reducing global warming and ensuring a sustainable future for mankind. Delta Electronics products are the most energy efficient power products in the industry and include a comprehensive range of energy management solutions in Industrial Automation, Telecom Power, UPS and Data Center Infrastructure, Automotive Electronics and Energy Storage Systems.

Why work for us!

In-house training, education and opportunities for growth.
Financial benefits such as RRSP matching and life insurance.
Health and family-focused benefits such as extended health, vision and dental benefits with employer paid premiums, onsite fitness center, reimbursement for gym memberships, travel insurance coverage and an Employee Assistance Program.
Our employees are recognized through Service Awards and Employee Referral bonuses.
Our location is transit accessible and we have free on-site parking.
Three weeks of vacation after three years of employment.
Depending on the role, casual or business casual dress is the norm.

Responsibilities:Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
Estimating test development on projects or features sets.
Designing /creating test strategies and test plans for IS development projects.
Designing, developing, and maintaining automated test scripts.
Manual and automated test execution.
Providing detailed reports on progress and status of the product from a SQA perspective.
Testing software with the understanding of what bugs are critical to the end-user.
Creating and maintaining written test documentation.
Creating new entries in our bug tracking database for any new bugs identified in the system.
Verifying bug fixes are satisfactory on newly transferred builds.
Troubleshooting complex problems in software.
Acting as a resource to other departments on Delta corporate applications.
Identifying deficiencies in the test suite and ensures they are resolved.
Identifying usability problems and making suggestions for improvement.

Main skills required:
Strongly preferred skills and abilities

The ability to work well in pressure situations and meet established deadlines.
Excellent overall knowledge of Test Suite coverage.
Thorough knowledge of automated and manual testing methods for the following web technologies, including but not limited to: HTML, JavaScript, web services, XML, CSS, PHP.
Strong working knowledge of software test automation / development / scripting tools and languages.
A strong desire to continuously improve professionally.
Strong written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills.
Strong leadership, initiative and decision making skills.
Must be able to manage own time and workload under minimal supervision.
Must be able to identify required course of action and execute.

Minimum Qualifications:
Formal software quality assurance and/or software development process training.
4 years of software testing experience required.
Well-developed trouble-shooting and problem solving skills.
Project management training and experience is an asset.
Years of relevant experience required:4 yearsNumber of openings:1Compensation details:
In addition to the competitive compensation package, we also offer a unique work environment that is designed for people who like to work hard and play hard too! Here are just a few examples:

On-site gym and weight room with personal trainers.
RRSP matching.
Comprehensive extended group health and dental benefits.
To apply, go to our careers site at https://careers.deltacontrols.com. Complete or update your profile and submit your application online. Next, go to the applied jobs list to ensure your application has been fully processed. You are also welcome to add or manage job alerts within your candidate account.

Local candidates are preferred. No relocation will be offered for this position. Must be legally-entitled to work in the country where the job is offered, for any employer, without requiring sponsorship. While we will consider all applications, only those short-listed for interviews will be contacted. No phone calls, please. No outside agencies or recruiters, please.