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243 Consumers Road, Toronto, Ontario, M2J 4W8
Take ownership and find more ways to care about our local store owners in a career at Shoppers Drug Mart Central Office / Store Support. Provide great service, specific expertise and actionable advice to support Associate-Owners and their staff in delivering the best health, beauty and convenience services to Canadians.
Why this role is important?
What You'll Do:
Works in collaboration with Product Owner to understand, elicit, analyze, document, and communicate program and platform/application objectives as a suite of stories ands specifications
Helps the Product Owner the define value of MVPs
Collaborates with the team to provide a delivery estimate for user stories to gain a team commitment
Creates users stories using testable, actionable, criteria
Works closely with development to ensure a flow of stories are specified and validated
Provides discipline, rigor, and technical skills to the story definition and validation process
Collaborates with the delivery team to define the overall testing approach
Defines testing approach, data, and scenario coverage, including edge cases, non-functional, etc
Automates functional / non-functional tests by leveraging and extending testing frameworks as required
Continually performs regression testing as necessary; and applies exploratory and risk-based testing
Tracks and manages defects and works with team to prioritize and resolve them; acts as a catalyst for continuous improvement
What You'll Need:
1-3 years of similar and/or related work experience
Experience with application management and the systems development lifecycle
Prior experience in managing software products through the entire lifecycle – from initial requirements gathering through product release and rollout
Experience managing relationships and being liaison between development teams, client organizations, and other stakeholders throughout the lifecycle
Experience in strategic, tactical, operational and organizational planning
Understanding of the national pharmacy landscape and key market trends that may impact the Program
Knowledge of product development processes and software development life cycle
The ability to successfully manage competing priorities
The ability to manage parallel work threads as part of a project
Proficiency with MS Office suite of products including Visio, Word, PowerPoint, and Excel
Strong influence and teamwork skills
Strong critical thinking and decision making skills
Robust business acumen and ability to partner with senior business leaders to drive initiatives
The ability to work independently on small-mid sized projects with low to moderate degrees of complexity
The ability to build, direct, and influence stakeholders and project teams
University degree in computer science, engineering, information technology, business, related subject area, or equivalent experience
Why work at Shoppers Drug Mart?
Acting as consultants, supporting internal customers and the Associate-Owners, you will get experience unique to the retail industry while working for an award-winning national brand. Benefit from a purchase discount program, competitive pay and online learning through SDMU.
Take ownership of your work and find more ways to care about your work, co-workers, customers and community.
How You’ll Succeed:
At Shoppers Drug Mart Inc. , we seek great people to continually strengthen our culture. We believe great people model our values, are authentic, build trust and make connections.
If that sounds like you, and you are open-minded, responsive to change and up to the challenges provided in a fast-paced retail environment, apply today.
Type of Role:
Shoppers Drug Mart Inc. recognizes Canada's diversity as a source of national pride and strength. We have made it a priority to reflect our nation’s evolving diversity in the products we sell, the people we hire, and the culture we create in our organization. Accommodation is available upon request for applicants with disabilities in the recruitment and assessment process and when hired.
In addition, we believe that compliance with laws is about doing the right thing. Upholding the law is part of our Code of Conduct – it reinforces what our customers and stakeholders expect of us.
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