Software QA Analyst

Halifax, NS
GeoSpectrum Technologies-Inc. Logo

Venor is proud to partner with the team at GeoSpectrum on their search for an experienced Software QA Analyst to join their software group. The successful candidate for this role will be highly motivated to provide services which will enable their team to achieve amazing quality – quickly. Ideally, you will have 2+ years of related experience combined with formal training in software development from a recognized college or university and/or significant industry experience. Compensation is competitive and will depend on qualifications and experience.


  • Review of requirements / specifications for testability and collaborate with Product Owner and Stakeholders to create product acceptance criteria
  • Determine test approach and define test specifications for sonar applications
  • Act as key point of contact for all QA aspects of releases, providing QA services
    and coordinating QA resources
  • Develop and execute test cases, scripts, plans and procedures (manual and
    automated) on both isolated test environments and fully integration sonar systems
  • Contributing to defining and implementing automated tests and a strong interest in further developing skills for this
  • Report test results and recommendations to improve software programs based on these results
  • Collaborate with developers on root cause analysis of issues that arise throughout the SDLC
  • Participate in the preparation and support of customer acceptance processes


Experience & Education:

  • 2+ years in either software development or software testing / quality assurance roles
  • A Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field


  • Experience in defining functional test specifications, test execution and reporting.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong problem solving, root cause analysis skills and attention to detail
  • Demonstrated ability to meet objectives with passion, ingenuity, and integrity
  • Preferably experienced in implementing automated tests. Experience with automated testing tools such as Cucumber, Behave and Selenium Webdriver is considered an asset
  • Preferably experienced with programming languages such as Java, Python and C++, Linux/Unix, as well as code reviews


  • All candidates must be eligible to apply for, and maintain Canadian Controlled Goods and Canadian Government Security Clearances

GTI offers competitive salary and benefits, and a comfortable, flexible work environment within a highly skilled team. If you enjoy tasks that require a methodical approach, attention to detail, and critical analysis; then this may be the right opportunity for you!

GTI is committed to Employment Equity and their goal is to be a diverse workforce that is representative at all job levels. We welcome applicants from Aboriginal People, Visible Minority Groups, Persons with Disabilities and Women in occupations of positions where they are under-represented. If you are a member of one of the equity groups you are encouraged to self-identify on either your application form, covering letter or resume.

At Venor, we value and celebrate diversity. We welcome applications from all individuals of any race, color, religion, gender identity, orientation, national origin, or disability status.

For further details, please contact JF Ratthé via jf@venor.ca

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