QA Specialist

Remote, Calgary or Ottawa

About Lim Geomatics:

Lim Geomatics is an industry-leading GIS company that develops geospatial software and data for the forest industry to help forestry companies be more efficient with their office and field operations. By doing so, we empower data-driven sustainable forest management.

With our Forestry Geospatial Platform, forestry companies can uncover actionable insights for their timber harvesting supply chain and target, benchmark and optimize forest operations. Compared with other competitive solutions, our products are the only ones that integrate fully with the ArcGIS platform, thereby letting organizations leverage their existing investments in enterprise GIS technology.

At Lim Geomatics, we think outside the box and collaborate with our customers to provide solutions to their problems. We never settle for status quo; always delivering and delighting clients with innovative and practical outcomes. We celebrate diversity while leveraging the creativity and technical expertise of our team. At Lim Geomatics you will help dream up and realize innovative game-changing products and solutions for our global customers in the natural resources sector. Lim Geomatics, was the winner of Tecterra’s 2019 Company of the Year award and was listed in Canada’s Tops Growing Companies in 2021.

About you:

You are self-motivated, result driven and engaged individual and enjoy collaborating in team-based environment. You want to get to the bottom of things, understand what’s going on, and make a difference. You are someone who doesn’t give up when faced with complex problems.

What we are looking for:

  • You have 4 or more years of testing experience - specifically web and full stack applications testing
  • Strong automated and manual testing experience with web applications and native apps on physical devices (iOS / Android / Windows), devices and simulators
  • Knowledge of and experience in test automation/scripting tools like Nunit, Selenium, Chrome, Postman, Python etc.,
  • Understanding of SQL server databases
  • Experience building from source code and deploying to device
  • Ability to work on multiple projects at any given time
  • Experience with Git, Jira and Confluence is a plus
  • Experience with ESRI technology and mapping solutions would be an asset
  • Working proficiency in French and/or Spanish considered an asset but not required
  • Experience with Bold reports, Power BI or SSRS would be an asset
  • Any experience with custom file formats would be an asset
  • Understanding of cloud infrastructure like Azure or AWS would be an asset

What you’ll do and how you’ll make an impact:

  • Define, implement, execute, and maintain test plans, test cases and test automation tools / scripts to ensure software is delivered with high quality
  • Review requirement specifications and design documents, to better understand the features and make the efficient design of suitable test cases
  • Work closely with software development teams, requirement teams and project managers during the entire product lifecycle
  • Identify potential quality issues and escalate immediately to project managers/team leads
  • Setup and configure test environments and test equipment for executing tests
  • Ensure that validated deliverables meet specifications and requirements
  • Assist in estimation of QA efforts across a wide variety of projects
  • You will be working in a Scrum Team to bring value to a few projects in two week sprints
  • You will be participating in daily team stand-ups and other Agile ceremonies
  • Follow industry best QA practices

What we can offer you

  • Remote work opportunities
  • RRSP matching
  • Medical benefits
  • A great team environment! Many hires have said the reason they chose Lim Geomatics was because of the team culture.
  • To give a flavor of our company culture, during our previous quarterly meeting we had a virtual painting session!

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