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Software Test Specialist 2 (131915-1)

  • LocationMarkham, ON - Canada
  • Work TypeContract/Temp
  • Positions1 Position
  • Software Engineer
  • Software Tester
  • Job no: ARKTT
  • Category: Engineering

Our client a leader in the Automotive Industry is currently seeking a Software Specialist /QA candidate for it Markham location, the details are as follows:

Software QA Specialist will be responsible for defining, implementing, executing, and maintaining test plans, test cases and test automation tools/scripts to ensure software is delivered with high quality. Software QA Specialist reviews requirement specifications and design documents, to better understand the features and make the efficient design of suitable test cases. 

What We Need You To Do:

- Define test strategy and test plan based on software development plan

- Design detailed test cases based on requirements and test plan

- Develop test tools and test scripts to automate the testing

- Prepare test report, provide initial issue analysis, and contribute to defect prevention

- Setup and configure necessary test equipment and environments for test execution and automation

- Participate in the continuous improvement of test processes and methodologies


- 4-7 years of experience in testing Android is a must - or equivalent mobile/embedded software testing

- 4-7 years of software quality assurance or test experience in mobile or automotive industry

- Good programming skills in common languages, such as JAVA, C++ or Perl

- Must have strong automated testing experience

- Strong experience with test automation framework, tool development and scripting

- Solid knowledge of software quality assurance methodologies and tools

- Knowledge of Scrum/Agile software development process

- Embedded software development experience as a plus

- Experience with vehicle communication network protocols (CAN, MOST etc) as a plus

- Outstanding verbal and written communication skills

- Self-motivated, able to deliver on time, a quick-thinker, a quick-learner and able to work in a fast-paced work environment

- Strong problem-solving and analytical skills, coordination skills, and interpersonal skills

- Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, or equivalent field

- Advanced degrees preferred