Our client is seeking a quality assurance specialist to join their growing team for a three month contract with potential for hire. The selected candidate will be working on mission critical software that operates advanced hardware technology systems for the mining industry. This technical track position requires experience in both software testing as well as software coding. As a member of the quality assurance team, you will help keep the highest standards of software reliability.
Your primary responsibilities will be designing software test plans; designing and implementing test scripts and frameworks for the purpose of test automation; and working with the team lead to improve testing processes. You will be primarily testing network connectivity for industrial wireless endpoints and access points; data management applications; and web interfaces.
Desired Skills & Experience
All software will be written on Linux, so experience in Linux is absolutely necessary.
Further, you must have a minimum of 3 years of experience in C/C++ development. You must be proficient working with unmanaged code on the Linux platform that works directly with hardware. You must have a minimum of 3 years of experience with TCP/IP socket programming and shell scripting languages. Lastly, you must have at least 3 years of experience working with software testing tools.
A recognized degree in Software Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science or related discipline will be given priority.
Most importantly you must have a passion for problem solving, software development and coding!
ATTENTION: This position is in Calgary and currently only candidates from Calgary or willing to move to Calgary on their own expense will be considered. Working remotely is not an option.
If this is you, please send in your resume or call Will at (403) 237-7500 for more information!