Jr./Intermediate QA Analyst
Bursting Silver
Toronto, ON

BURSTING SILVER

Bursting Silver is a close-knit team of solid go-getters that are driven by serving clients, a passion for technology, and a love to find creative solutions to solve tough problems. We love to work hard and play hard. Our culture is fun, dynamic, fast-moving… and always respectful. We are persistent. We always follow through on our commitments, and we do what we need to in order to get the job done right. We need smart, agile, and self-motivated people that can take an assignment head-on and run with it. A disciplined “get it done” work ethic that will allow you to work productively in a variety of environments — whether at the Bursting Silver office, a client’s office, at your home office… or Starbucks. Though we may not always be at the same place or working on the same project at the same time — we’re always connected and communicating with one another to support each other, we leverage technology to the max.

https://www.burstingsilver.com/careers/

RESPONSIBILITIES

Location: our main office is in Downtown Toronto but many of our team work remotely from all across North America.

As a full-time Junior QA Analyst, you will:

  • Work in a fast-paced environment to ensure the quality of the product to the client
  • Design and execute manual test cases for functional, system, integration and regression testing for multiple projects
  • Report bugs in an issue tracking tool
  • Debug & troubleshoot software problems to help our developers fix issues efficiently
  • Work collaboratively within a high performance team to ensure the clarity of business/functional requirements
  • Participate in reviews of requirements, specifications and other deliverables for testability and to assist in scoping the testing effort
  • Participate in release planning and support application releases
  • Actively participate in daily scrum meetings and sprint planning
  • Potentially develop and maintain an automated testing framework

Start date: as soon as possible

REQUIREMENTS, TECHNICAL SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS

  • Passion for testing and quality
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • BSc. in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or equivalent
  • Self-sufficient and focused but will ask for help when needed
  • Solid understanding of development life cycles, agile methodologies, testing methodologies

BONUS POINTS

  • Knowledge and experience in testing software projects
  • Knowledge and experience in software development

WHAT WE OFFER

  • Flexible work hours
  • Subsidized mobile phone
  • Flexible work locations (e.g. remote working from home)
  • Extra paid days between Christmas and New Years (not included as vacation hours)
  • Professional development fund
  • Annual retreat at an exciting destination
  • Opportunities for growth within the company

Job Type: Full-time