Saatchi & Saatchi is an advertising agency with the belief that creativity, data, media and technology should all work together, and we use that to influence human behavior and drive success for clients. S&S is one of the world's largest agency networks with 114 offices and more than 6000 employees globally. Here in our Toronto office we work with some of the countries most valued brands including Toyota, Lexus, Quesada and Mondelez just to name a few. We’re an award winning agency in both creativity and effectiveness, so it’s really important for us here to convert that innovation and the great ideas into real tangible business results for the organization.
We are seeking a Quality Assurance Analyst for a Contract position ( 8months ) Mat Leave coverage.
As a successful candidate, you will have professional QA experience in an Agile development environment. You strive for excellence in your work and always seek to contribute to the development of high quality, dynamic, and usable sites for any audience. You have an ongoing desire to learn and share your knowledge. You want to participate in a culture of innovation and creativity and be part of a team that is driven to succeed. A successful candidate will meet all the Basic Qualifications below, and some of the Preferred Qualifications.
Participate in project planning meetings, offering insight and expertise to uphold quality and sufficiently craft a test plan that is fit to purpose.
Provide estimates for executing test plans for upcoming projects.
Execute regression tests that may follow a predesigned test plan or may be augmented to be efficient for the code coverage required.
Triage incoming defect tickets from other members of the cross-discipline team to ensure priority issues are being addressed, and irrelevant issues are accurately deprioritized.
Execute and audit web properties for compliance with Accessibility, SEO, and Analytics standards. This includes being aware of possible violations in Data Protection compliance.
Conduct Quality Assurance sweeps as necessary, leveraging automated test tools to make this work efficient.
Work with the development team to constantly improve the testing framework, bringing new ideas from the industry to planning and retrospective discussions.
2+ years of overall software or web QA experience.
Knowledge of QA methodology and tools, software testing standards, methods, and conventions, and the product development cycle.
Demonstrated experience developing and executing high-quality testing plans and producing high quality and verbose QA documentation.
Strong ability to multi-task and prioritize. Are resourceful, self-directed, proactive, and accountable problem solver.
Experience in scripting, user-level test automation and performing black-box testing.
Experience tracking and documenting your work through Jira and test suite tools such as Zephyr.
Experience performing accessibility audits and tests including manual validation of WCAG compliance up to Level AA.
Experience performing SEO audits and tests including validation of schema, crawlability, and web core vitals.
Saatchi & Saatchi Toronto is an equal opportunity employer with a strong commitment to diversity and inclusion. Drawing on valuable perspectives and insights from our unique workforce allows us to continue sharing our best work with the world. We encourage applications from all qualified individuals and will provide appropriate accommodation for candidates with disabilities or accessibility needs throughout the recruitment process, upon request. Please contact our recruiter for any questions, accommodations or specific requests.