Senior Quality Assurance Analyst

SITA   •  

Montreal, QC

8 - 10 years

Posted 243 days ago

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·        Create and maintain test environments and execute qualification activities

·        Understand and translate functional requirements and technical specification into test cases

·        Develop, write and execute manual & automated tests using custom test tools (C language coding)

·        Find and document defects in all Datalink core systems (telecom systems, message passing systems)

·        Use existing test tools and, where necessary, propose new tools to automate the qualification process to reduce test cycles' duration and overall time to completion

·        Analyze test results and provide recommendations to the development team

·        Create and maintain manual and automated test cases.

·        Provide detailed analysis of all testing carried out on the test environment ensuring all bugs and issues are logged correctly.

·        Report project qualification status and, where required, issue escalation in a timely manner ensuring the development team is aware of outcomes

·        Establish accurate estimates of work for the qualification of the software components

·        Champion and communicate Quality Assurance industry standards for software development

·        Together with the team, evaluate the quality issues and seek to continuously improve the existing processes.

·        Provide L3 technical support to operations team





·    10 years in System Testing and Quality Assurance techniques. Strong core experience in different phases of Quality Assurance including functional and regression testing

·     5 years of experience in testing/qualification in telecommunication and networking environments

·   3-5 years of programming experience in C/C++ on multi-threaded applications or really time systems

·  3 years of experience in supporting networking applications(network protocol systems)

·    Experience in C language applied to test automation in a context of network protocol testing

·     Working experience with real-time or mission critical systems

·     Specific experience using Aviation industry protocols such as MATIP (IETF RFC 2351), ARINC 618, ARINC 620, Type B messaging is a benefit

·     Specific experience of airline industry is a benefit


·     Excellent working knowledge of QA processes 

·     Working knowledge of Microsoft Windows environment, SQL Server and Microsoft Message Queuing

·      knowledge of network communication protocols such as TCP/IP, IBM WebSphere MQ, Microsoft Message Queueing (MSMQ)

·        Excellent knowledge of software engineering practices and standards

·        Good verbal and written communication skills in English and French 

·        Organized, pragmatic and autonomous


·        University degree in computer sciences or an equivalent


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