Moncton, New Brunswick, Canada

Job Summary:

Working closely with Consultants, Senior Consultants, and assigned Management Consultant, the Associate Consultant is responsible for execution of test cycle activities in accordance with our testing methodology.  There may be some interaction with clients and software vendors as part of the Associate Consultant role.

Essential Functions (Duties & Responsibilities):

  • Identify and document test cases and business scenarios
  • Develop and document traceability matrix(ces)
  • Perform test planning, analysis and design activities as required
  • Identify and prepare test data
  • Execute testing cycle activities as defined in the project test plan
  • Identify, log and follow-up on all defects documented
  • Communicate progress of testing activities to the project Test Lead
  • Participate in test retrospective reviews
  • Update and maintain team training and knowledge transfer assets
  • Train, mentor and coach junior test team members and provide performance feedback
  • Maintain and communicate a solid understanding of software testing best practices, methodologies and terminology

Required Education/Credentials:

  • 1 year of experience in quality assurance testing
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science and/or Business or 2-year diploma in IT and/or Business with equivalent IT experience 
  • Industry recognized testing certification preferred, to be acquired in year 1 of employment
  • Must hold a valid Canadian passport and be eligible to apply for a US work visa

Qualifications / Experience:

  • Lottery and gaming experience considered an asset
  • Demonstrable experience with project and client management for complex Quality Assurance & Testing projects

Core Attributes/Characteristics:

  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Strong verbal and written English communication skills
  • Critical eye for detail
  • Critical Thinker
  • Self motivated and ability to work effectively with minimal supervision
  • Ability to build strong relationships with clients and team members
  • Demonstrate the ability to provide information and ideas in a clear, comprehensive, concise and organized manner
  • Maintains excellent time management, task planning and prioritization skills