Qa Automation Analyst / Tester

  • 5-10 Year
  • Fredericton
  •   Posted On: June 22, 2018
  •   Skills:  Communication, Interpersonal, Software Testing

Job Overview

Roles & Responsibilities

Accreon is a full-service technology and business services firm focused on bringing innovation, knowledge, and solutions to our health and human services clients. We are committed to providing value to our customers through the delivery of high quality, cost effective solutions and professional services. Our solutions allow our customers to perform at peak levels by leveraging our comprehensive capabilities, proven expertise and industry leadership.

Comprised of over 150 of the highest skilled resources in the IT industry, our team of delivery resources includes Management Consultants, Project Managers, Technical Architects, Business Analysts, and Developers with extensive experience providing exceptional service to both private and public-sector clients.

Our reputation and experience in multiple industries allows us to recruit and retain exceptional people looking to achieve their career goals and broaden their opportunities. We strive to be the best at what we do and we work to create a work environment that enables all of us to succeed, personally and professionally.

We are looking for leaders who pride themselves on achieving success and who enjoy a team-based environment. Become part of our high-performance culture!

Accreon is currently looking to add the talents of a QA Automation Analyst / Tester to our team. The successful candidate will focus on designing, implementing and executing automated tests as they deliver user stories within an agile environment. The successful candidate will assume the following responsibilities:


Job Role and Responsibilities

Includes but not limited to:

  • Work closely with team members to collectively deliver business value.
  • Assess and advise on the testability of a user story including considerations for manual testing, automated testing, and the potential dependence between user stories. Maximize the use of automated testing wherever possible.
  • Scope and estimate the testing effort for user stories.
  • Perform automated testing within an iterative agile environment.
  • Design, develop and execute automated tests.
  • Communicate defects and verify fixes within each increment.
  • Define, collect and report quality and testing metrics.
  • Participate in the definition and operation of test environments and tool chains to support continuous testing.
  • Participate in all agile ceremonies (stand-ups, planning, backlog refinement, reviews, retrospectives) ensuring QA and testing is continual represented and effectively incorporated into all aspects of the project.


Essential Skills and Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in CS, CIS, MIS, related software engineering discipline or equivalent experience
  • Real world test automation experience in AWS
  • Real world test experience in Java/Junit and Python/Pytest
  • Real world experience in Unix, shell script, command line
  • Experience in real world test automation experience in the web and mobile environments
  • Knowledge and experience in backend automation test frameworks
  • Knowledge, skills and experience in automating test cases considering test-driven development, behaviour-driven development, acceptance test-driven development.
  • Design test plans, perform testing, and debug problems.
  • Great interpersonal skills with clarity in expression.
  • Result oriented and positive attitude.
  • Go getter and get it done attitude.
  • High quality first mindset, intolerance to any imperfections.
  • Good analytical capabilities to evaluate test results.
  • Understand the user stories and their acceptance criteria.
  • Respond to change without impacting the business.
  • Constantly upgrading your skills with new tools and techniques.

Additional Assets:

  • Experience in healthcare IT (understand domain, workflows and terminology)
  • Experience in DICOM, HL7, and medical imaging
  • Knowledge and experience in relational database queries and SQL
  • Accreon thanks all applicants for their interest. However, only those whose background and experience match the requirements of the role will be contacted.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Accreon is firmly committed to ensuring a positive and professional working environment in which all people are treated with dignity and respect. We aim to provide a fair and consistent method for filling job openings in support of equality of opportunity and cultural diversity within the company.

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