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QA Lead - 12 Month Contract (Closed)

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ARE YOU A FORWARD THINKING QA LEAD WHO IS LOOKING TO MAKE A POSITIVE IMPACT ON A GAME-CHANGING PRODUCT? Our client located in downtown Toronto is hiring a QA Lead to join their organization on a long-term contract. This is your opportunity to bring your QA knowledge and expertise into a well-established company while acting as the QA SME!


QA Lead - 12 Month Contract


About the Opportunity

  • Act as the SME with the development and implementation of business systems and application testing methodologies, concepts and best practices
  • Manage all automated testing tools and recommend new industry standard tool sets
  • Compiles, distributes and presents project level test summary reports & facilitates final sign off from the stakeholders before go live
  • You will be the professional and technical SME to ALL project teams and team members in relevant work procedures, methodologies, concepts and best practices
  • Lead all delivery and management of the testing environment
  • Manage the general direction for assigned work
  • Manage the facilitates test readiness reviews
  • Ensures procedures and standards fit project's needs and verifies usability for performing reviews and audits throughout the software development life cycle
  • Establish, assign and manage goals and objectives for all testing cycles
  • Oversee user acceptance testing and ensure quality and schedule adherence for projects
  • Contributes and facilitates test environment definition and coordinates environment deployments
  • Manage the units traceability matrix
  • Manage policies and procedures while identifying areas for automation and vulnerabilities while recommending mitigation
  • Establish and manage the facilitates test plan risk assessment
  • Oversees, reviews, and approves the development of regression, test data requirements and test artifacts
  • Author test-cases and manage on-going best practice documentation
  • Manage continuous improvements of the test management function and associated reporting
  • Escalate issues and risks to Service Delivery Manager as required


About You

  • Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related discipline
  • Minimum of 5+ years of software quality assurance development experience preferably in a lead role
  • SME in QA methodologies
  • Act as the organizations SME with a variety of automation technologies
  • Extensive experience incorporating QA into project architecture and technical design phases
  • Experience working with a bug tracking system such as JIRA
  • Experience in mentoring and coaching junior and senior team members and identifying areas of process and team improvement
  • Experience succeeding in a fast-paced environment
  • Strong creative problem-solving skills and outside the box thinking
  • Consistent state of professionalism with a very strong sense of urgency
  • Shows initiative and proactive in your approach to QA best practices
  • Ability to establish priorities, multi-task, and meet tight deadlines on business critical projects

How to Apply

Click the “Apply Now” button and follow the instructions to submit your resume. Please note that we only accept documents in MS Word or Rich Text formats. When referencing this job, quote #22215.

You must currently reside within the Greater Toronto Area and be permitted to work in Canada to be considered for this opportunity. A recruiter will be in touch with you if your profile meets our client’s requirements for this role.


About Lannick

Lannick is the premier professional recruitment and staffing firm in the Greater Toronto Area. Founded in 1985, Lannick provides best-in-class finance, accounting and technology professionals at all roles and levels through its three divisions: Lannick Finance & Accounting, Pro Count Staffing and Lannick Technology. Lannick places more than 1,000 candidates annually and is a preferred vendor for Canada’s most successful organizations. Learn more at www.lannick.com.