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Date: Feb 13, 2018

Location: Halifax, NS, CA

Company: NTT DATA Services

At NTT DATA Services, we know that with the right people on board, anything is possible. The quality, integrity, and commitment of our employees are key factors in our company’s growth, market presence and our ability to help our clients stay a step ahead of the competition. By hiring the best people and helping them grow both professionally and personally, we ensure a bright future for NTT DATA Services and for the people who work here.

 

 

 

A group company within NTT DATA currently seeks an Quality Assurance Engineer (Data) to join our team in Halifax, NS.

 

This role will be part of an agile team and will involve analysis of user stories. Testing is focused on ensuring that projects and products meet system quality standards by planning, designing, automating and executing the appropriate test cases. This includes developing and executing automation strategies, mining and manipulating test data (PL/SQL) scripting and executing test cases, front-line triage of issues found during execution, and retesting of defects through resolution.


Job Description:

- Provides quality assurance of deliveries from our development team in an agile / BDD environment.
- Can work with a wide range of teams across various locations and time zones.
- Work collaboratively with Dev & Business colleagues to define Gherkin acceptance criteria.

- Good Working knowledge of PL/SQL and ability to create and execute automated tests with our standard toolset, methods, practices.
- Analyse defects from manual and automated runs; work with Dev / BA to resolve as one team.
- Document defects in JIRA and link these to their respective User Stories.
- Build and demonstrate a deep understanding of technical business domain knowledge.
- Mine and manipulate data to create test data and test cases for multiple projects.
- Analyze current processes and propose recommendations for process improvements.


Qualifications:

- Experience with SQL or PL/SQL strongly required and at least one coding/scripting language should be known (Java and/or Python preferred).
- Experience with Selenium Web Driver, Cucumber, Fitnesse, Git, Maven required.
- Experience with web services test tools desired (e.g. SoapUI, SOA Test) plus exposure to REST.

- Experience of Agile Methodology is mandatory and previous experience in Waterfall strongly desired.
- Experience with Jira is essential.
- ETL (Informatica) preferred, not essential.
- Strong technical skills including a broad understanding of relational databases, file processing and web-enabling technologies.
- Exposure to Big Data / AI / Machine Learning would be advantageous.
- Interpersonal skills, ability to maintain good working relationships with partners.

This position is only available to those interested in direct staff employment opportunities with NTT DATA, Inc. or its subsidiaries.  Please note, contractors or the equivalent will NOT be considered. We offer a full comprehensive benefits package that starts from your first day of employment.                                                                                

                     

About NTT DATA Services

 

NTT DATA Services partners with clients to navigate and simplify the modern complexities of business and technology, delivering the insights, solutions and outcomes that matter most. We deliver tangible business results by combining deep industry expertise with applied innovations in digital, cloud and automation across a comprehensive portfolio of consulting, applications, infrastructure and business process services.

 

NTT DATA Services, headquartered in Plano, Texas, is a division of NTT DATA Corporation, a top 10 global business and IT services provider with 100,000+ professionals in more than 50 countries, and NTT Group, a partner to 85 percent of the Fortune 100. Visit nttdataservices.com to learn more. 


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