CARIS is seeking an experienced Quality Assurance Tester to join a team of highly motivated individuals who test some of the most advanced marine geospatial data processing software tools in the world.
Their work ensures that the high standard set by CARIS is met or exceeded with each software release.
Maintaining test suites for assigned products based on interpreting functional and non-functional requirements
Provide Product Managers with release assessments determined by the outcome of test executions to ensure that the quality of CARIS products meets or exceeds user expectations
Use your experience to identify, document and track software defects encountered during all development phases
Use your creativeness to find and implement new processes for testing CARIS software
Undergraduate degree in Computer Science or Geomatics is desirable but at a minimum a technical college diploma is acceptable
Experience with HP Quality Center/ALM
Demonstrable background writing effective manual test scripts
Solid understanding of the software development lifecycle
A keen interest in improving the total overall quality of CARIS products
The ability to work well on your own initiative yet participate as an effective team member
Experience in a software test role
Automated test tool experience utilizing HP Quick Test Professional and/or Selenium
Experience with JIRA and Confluence
Knowledge of Agile development methodologies
Solid understanding of spatial data structures
Exposure to geography, mapping or CAD software
Proof of a high level of attention to detail
Interested applicants should forward their resume to firstname.lastname@example.org and include Reference: "Software QA Tester-CB" within the subject line.
With over 35 years in the IT industry, CARIS is a worldwide leader in the development of geospatial software solutions. From our global headquarters in Fredericton, New Brunswick, CARIS develops and supports rigorous, technologically advanced geospatial software solutions for clients from over 85 countries around the world. Our sophisticated and diversified products find ready applications in the fields of land management, municipal planning, seafloor and ocean mapping and chart production.
CARIS has been proudly named 2011 New Brunswick Exporter of the Year. The Branham Group Inc. selected CARIS as one of the Top 250 Technology companies in Canada and by Atlantic Progress Magazine as one of the Top 101 Companies in Atlantic Canada. We have also been the recipients of numerous industry awards including four Knowledge Industry Recognition Awards (KIRA) awards.