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Verafin - Senior QA Test Analyst



IT, Quality Assurance
Multiple locations
Posted on Wednesday, June 26, 2024
Our rapid growth and continuing success means we have an opening for an experienced QA Software Release Tester to join our team in St. John’s or Toronto. The QA Software Release Tester will be responsible for the testing and the quality of new releases of the Verafin application

Role Responsibilities

  • Verifying the quality of new and existing functionality in the Verafin application

  • Evaluating product requirements to ensure a thorough testing approach

  • Logging bugs, verifying bug fixes and updating bug tracking software

  • Preparing and executing dynamic manual test plans and scenarios

  • Writing and maintaining Selenium test cases for automation of the application testing

  • Contributing to improvements on the Selenium project framework

  • Querying the database for test environment setup

  • Deployment of weekly and emergency application releases

  • Working closely with development team to ensure a high-level of quality in the Verafin application

  • Collaborating with the Product Development and Management teams to ensure consistent project execution

  • Suggesting solutions to identified product problems and new features

Essential Skills & Qualifications

  • A university degree or college diploma in Computer Engineering, Computer Science, or equivalent experience

  • 1-3 years development experience

  • Programming experience in Java and JavaScript

  • Selenium WebDriver experience would be considered an asset

  • Experience with QA and release testing for complex web-based systems

  • An understanding of the Quality Assurance process and methodologies

  • Excellent communication, problem solving and analytical skills

  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team

  • Time management and organizational skills to manage day to day tasks and team projects while adhering to tight deadlines

  • Keen attention to details

Would be good to have experience in a few of the following areas:

  • Exposure to Microservices

  • An understanding of React web applications for automation of manual test cases

  • Reviewing and analyzing software and system requirements

What Does Success Look Like in This Role?

  • Understanding the goals of the team while using problem solving skills to achieve team goals

  • Discovering and communicating issues to the development team

  • Consistently contribute to iteration on improvements to the quality process

  • Providing guidance and direction by mentoring members of your team

What Does Growth Look Like in This Role?

  • Develop along the technical leadership path including other technical areas of the business

  • Become the lead or the subject matter expert of your current team

  • Your understanding of the Verafin application can provide other internal opportunities across Nasdaq Verafin

This role will close on Friday, July 9 at 11:59PM NST.

After the purchase of Verafin by Nasdaq in 2021, we are excited to announce as of Jan 1st, 2024, we have started to move toward becoming a fully integrated part of Nasdaq. The work term you are applying for will be for the Verafin team as part of the larger Nasdaq organization. The folks involved in the recruitment process will be part of the Verafin team. Thank you for your interest in Verafin, a Nasdaq company.

This position offers the opportunity for a hybrid work environment (2 days a week in office), providing flexibility and accessibility for qualified candidates.

Come as You Are

Nasdaq is an equal opportunity employer. We positively encourage applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of age, color, disability, national origin, ancestry, race, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, veteran status, genetic information, or any other status protected by applicable law.

We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request an accommodation.