Quality Assurance Lead

Toronto /
Technology /
Full-Time
About Klick Health
Klick Health is the world’s largest independent, full-service marketing agency and commercialization partner for life sciences. For over two decades, Klick has been laser focused on developing, launching, and supporting life sciences brands to maximize their full market potential. Klick has been named Agency of the Year six times over the last eight years by the industry’s leading publications. For the latest updates, follow Klick Health on Twitter:@klickhealth.

We are looking for a lead to manage a team of quality assurance specialists (Front End) who help us ensure that only the highest quality websites, applications and tools are released. 

As a QA Lead, you will be managing a team who design, write, document, and execute test plans and scripts for all stages of the web product development lifecycle, following company defined processes and methods.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

    • Manage a team of QA Analysts
    • Identifies, investigates, reports and tracks bugs to closure
    • Handles multiple projects with changing priorities and meet concurrent deadlines
    • Communicates test results, as well as any errors or issues discovered during testing, to QA team and developers
    • Takes part in the planning and implementation of the testing and quality strategy for new and existing projects

QUALIFICATIONS:

    • 5+ years QA lead experience with web-based applications
    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
    • Knowledge of programming fundamentals and a working knowledge of SQL
    • Practical experience with relational databases and database applications
    • Strong analytical, problem-solving, and conceptual skills
    • A talent for breaking software
    • Team orientation and sparkling interpersonal skills

BONUS POINTS:

    • Post-secondary education in Computer Science, Engineering, or Mathematics
    • Experience in writing test cases and preparing test plans
    • Experience with load, stress, volume testing in .NET based infrastructure
    • Able to understand and develop automated test scripts; Bonus experience with an automated test tool (Watir, Selenium, QuickTest, xUnit, etc.)