19 days old

Software Test Specialist

Ottawa, ON K1P
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At IBM, work is more than a job - it's a calling: To build. To design. To code. To consult. To think along with clients and sell. To make markets. To invent. To collaborate. Not just to do something better, but to attempt things you've never thought possible. To lead in this new era of technology and solve some of the world's most challenging problems.

Your Role and Responsibilities
As a Software Test Specialist, you will help develop, test, validate, automate and create innovative quality solutions focused on clients' business needs. You will be driving the test plans and helping define quality metrics to ensure quality releases of Cognos Analytics.

The role will be primarily focused on the core platform technologies of Cognos Analytics, including such areas as:
  • Authentication and Authorization
  • Product Administration and Configuration
  • Data Access
  • Encryption
  • Vulnerability Analysis
  • Penetration Testing
Job responsibilities will include but are not limited to:
  • Analyze user stories and/use cases/requirements for validity and feasibility
  • Execute all levels of testing (System, Integration, Performance and Regression)
  • Design and develop automation scripts when needed
  • Reproduce customer reported issues

Required Professional and Technical Expertise
  • 3+ years of experience with Software Testing
  • API Testing using tools such as Swagger, SoapUI, etc.
  • Automation tools such JUnit, JMeter, TestNG, or Selenium
  • Scripting experience using Bash, DOS, PowerShell, Python, or Perl
  • Fast learner, self-motivated, and a passion for the latest automation techniques
  • Experience in creation and execution of comprehensive product test plans, test cases and scripts
  • Proven Collaboration skills working within an Agile development environment

Preferred Professional and Technical Expertise
  • IBM Cognos Analytics
  • Automation tools such as Jmeter, Fiddler, Intern, and Python
  • Relational Database technologies such as DB2, Oracle, or SQL Server

About Business Unit
Digitization is accelerating the ongoing evolution of business, and clouds - public, private, and hybrid - enable companies to extend their existing infrastructure and integrate across systems. IBM Cloud provides the security, control, and visibility that our clients have come to expect. We are working to provide the right tools and environment to combine all of our clients data, no matter where it resides, to respond to changing market dynamics.

Your Life @ IBM
What matters to you when youre looking for your next career challenge?

Maybe you want to get involved in work that really changes the world. What about somewhere with incredible and diverse career and development opportunities where you can truly discover your passion? Are you looking for a culture of openness, collaboration and trust where everyone has a voice? What about all of these? If so, then IBM could be your next career challenge. Join us, not to do something better, but to attempt things you never thought possible.

Impact. Inclusion. Infinite Experiences. Do your best work ever.

About IBM
IBMs greatest invention is the IBMer. We believe that progress is made through progressive thinking, progressive leadership, progressive policy and progressive action. IBMers believe that the application of intelligence, reason and science can improve business, society and the human condition. Restlessly reinventing since 1911, we are the largest technology and consulting employer in the world, with more than 380,000 IBMers serving clients in 170 countries.

Location Statement
This role will involve working with technology that is covered by Export Regulations sanctions. If you are a Foreign National from any of the following US sanctioned countries (Cuba, Iran, North Korea, Sudan, and Syria) on a work permit, you are not eligible for employment in this position.

Being You @ IBM
IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.



  • Computers Software and Hardware
Posted: 2019-08-06 Expires: 2019-09-05

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