SOFTWARE TEST ENGINEER – Digital Nova Scotia – Leading Digital Industry

SOFTWARE TEST ENGINEER

What we do

GSTS is a leading-edge Artificial Intelligence company developing solutions for the maritime sector. Our solutions process large volumes of satellite and terrestrial data in real time to provide decision-making intelligence to save lives, energy, and the environment. We turn abstract data into concrete, usable information.

GSTS seeks exceptional talent to support recently awarded contracts, ongoing projects and company growth, and to continue the development and commercialization of the OCIANA™ platform, this capability will have a major impact on maritime risk and vessel efficiency on a global scale. We seek individuals with drive, initiative and motivation to join our team and make the world a safer, greener place for all.

Key Responsibilities:

  • User level testing, to ensure software delivered meets the specifications and is free from errors
  • Create test plans and test cases based on software specifications, performance, and regression requirements
  • Develop clear and concise test and user documentation
  • Communicate with developers to improve quality of software and processes
  • Execute functional, performance, and regression test cases and track defects accordingly
  • Assist in deployment verification to production environments
  • Help in the development and maintenance of test procedures

Experience and Qualifications:

  • Minimum two years commercial experience in a software testing role or equivalent
  • Ability to identify, analyze and recommend alternatives and resolve complex testing problems
  • Solid understanding of QA, QC, SDLC, STLC best/proven practices in Software Testing and Risk Based
  • Testing

Experience and Qualifications:

  • An understanding of HTML, CSS and Javascript
  • Familiarity with open-source stack and testing tools/frameworks, including: NodeJS, Jest, Cypress,
  • Selenium, Puppeteer, REST APIs, PostgreSQL and Linux toolchain.
  • Familiarity with newer JS Frameworks and testing: Angular JS, React
  • Working experience with version Control (Gitlab, GIT, etc.)
  • Marine domain knowledge

Comments/Special Considerations:

Candidates must be Canadian Citizens or Permanent Residents of Canada or a citizen of a NATO country and hold or be eligible to obtain a Government Security Clearance. Candidates must be willing to obtain a criminal background check for you they will be fully reimbursed.