Quality Assurance Engineer Intern (8 Months)


September 14, 2021

At IBM, work is more than a job - it's a calling: To build. To design. To code. To consult. To think along with clients and sell. To make markets. To invent. To collaborate. Not just to do something better, but to attempt things you've never thought possible. Are you ready to lead in this new era of technology and solve some of the world's most challenging problems? If so, lets talk.
Your Role and Responsibilities
This position resides inOttawa, Ontarioand is a4-monthwork term commencingJanuary 2022. It is mandatory that all applicants are enrolledin full-time studies at a post-secondary institution and returning to full-time studies uponcompletion of the work termThis position resides in Fredericton, New Brunswick and is an 8-month work term commencing January 2022. It is mandatory that all applicants are enrolled in full-time studies at a post-secondary institution and returning to full-time studies upon completion of the work term.
As a User Acceptance Tester, you will drive the adoption of test automation - unit tests, integration tests, functional tests, end-to-end testing. Work in an agile, collaborative environment to recommend and develop testing standards and application of quality technologies. Ensure the product is robust and failure scenarios are considered and refactored, and collaborate with cross-functional team members on story development, from before definition through final deployment.
Your responsibilities include:
  • Performing exploratory testing using industry leading practices.
  • Discover defects/bugs and work with developers and Product Owners to determine root cause and how to prevent similar issues from happening in the future.

Required Technical and Professional Expertise
  • Able to implement Test Strategies within sprint by working closely with Scrum Teams, Architect, E2E Stakeholders

  • Able to visualize and plan well ahead for various stages of STLC (Requirement Analysis, Test Data setup, Env Setup (Sandbox, Downstream dependencies etc), Test Planning, Test Case Creation, Test Execution, and Defect Management

  • Have a sound understanding of scaled Agile model & DevOps. Proponent of ‘Continuous improvements’.

  • Able to support modification of Test Strategies as per changing priorities around business capabilities, and quickly adjusting the Test Approach to the changing surrounding situations.

Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
  • Skilled at testing process and methodologies

  • Able to create Test Plans, Test Cases and Test Scripts

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

  • Strong multi-tasking abilities and time management skills

Must have the ability to work in Canada without sponsorship.
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Location StatementThis role will involve working with technology that is covered by Export Regulations sanctions. If you are a Foreign National from any of the following US sanctioned countries (Cuba, Iran, North Korea, and Syria) on a work permit, you are not eligible for employment in this position.
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