QA and Test Lead

April 7 2021
Industries Food, Catering, Beverage
Categories Information Technology, QA, Tester, Debug, Quality, Test, Inspection, Trades, Technicians, Construction
Fredericton, NB

Position Title:QA and Test Lead

Position Type: Regular - Full-Time ​

Requisition ID: 7662

Company: Day & Ross Inc.

At Day & Ross, you’ll go far.
Day & Ross is one of Canada’s largest transportation companies, serving top brands across North America. We got our start hauling potatoes in 1950, and now we have a team of more than 8,000 employees, drivers and owner operators.

We believe our people are our greatest strength – and we treat them like family. For over a decade, we’ve been recognized as one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies, and we were named a Top Company for Women to Work for in Transportation in 2018 and 2019. Our industry recognition is a testament to the family values we share with our parent company, McCain Foods Limited.

About the Role

QA Test Lead

Fredericton, NB

The QA & Test Lead will prioritize and schedule testing activities. Ensure test cases have been developed and executed for all requirements and report defects, define severity and priority for each defect. Ensure regression testing is executed when changes are made to fix defects.

How You’ll Help

  • Participate in creation of Testing deliverables such as Test Strategy, Test Plan, Test Cases, Traceability Matrix, and UAT Exit Report
  • Review and provide timely feedback on Test Strategy, Test Plan, Test Cases, Traceability Matrix, and UAT Exit Report
  • Responsible to ensure the execution of the Test Cases
  • Log any defects and ensure their re-tests are executed
  • Validate the weekly execution reports before it is presented to Project Manager
  • Participate in activities such as Defect management, Test Scenario planning, Test Case writing, test execution and exit reports to maintain conformance to Business Requirements Document
  • Provide guidance, decisions, and support to the testing activities
  • Oversee and support UAT and training for key stakeholders as necessary
  • Support data preparation to aid in test cycles

Your Skills & Experience:

  • Minimum of secondary education, with preference of post-secondary education in IT, or a combination of education and experience
  • Previous Transportation or operational experience is preferred, various roles within transportation would be beneficial
  • ETL and BI experience would be considered an asset
  • Previous experience with tools such as JMeter and Jira would be an asset.
  • DevOps and Agile Methodology, collaborative and iterative working model
  • Accessibility and usability testing, familiar with WCAG guidelines
  • Testing tools and techniques, test management tools, GUI testing tools, and automation tools

Please note that the successful candidate will be subject to reference and criminal background checks prior to employment.

We thank you for your application, but only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.
As a federally regulated employer, The Day & Ross fully supports the principles of employment equity and encourages all qualified members of the designated groups to apply.

Function: Transportation

Location(s): CA - Canada : New Brunswick : Fredericton

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