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QA Engineer NSG

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As a QA Engineer in the Network Security Group, you will be involved in all aspects of the software development process from concept & design to delivery. The team works in an Agile development environment, and you will be involved in all aspects of the software development process. You will interact with Product Managers and Development Managers to define testing requirements/strategies for the product, and ensure the team delivers a quality product to our customers.

Main Duties
  • Work closely with the Product Manager and developers to develop test ideas from high level requirements
  • Refine test ideas into test plans & test cases for product features
  • Execute test plans to ensure the product is of high quality before being delivered to customers
  • Report on test progress, recommend test priorities, assess quality risks and raise issues as required
Experience and Skills
Essential skills:
  • 3+ years experience working with commercial software
  • 3+ years experience designing and executing test cases based on high-level requirements or use cases
  • Working knowledge of different networking protocols (e.g. HTTP/HTTPS, TCP/IP)
  • Ability to learn and understand complex systems and technical issues
  • Excellent troubleshooting skills
  • Ability to prioritize, focus and drive tasks to completion
  • Devotion to producing high quality, high performance systems
  • Sense of humor and a willingness to have fun

Desirable skills:
  • Experience with Test Automation
  • Experience working in an Agile development environment
  • Experience working with web or virus protection software
  • Bachelor of Science in Computer Software or the equivalent

Sophos Canada offers a comprehensive total compensation package including vacation, sick days, BC MSP coverage, extended health coverage which includes medical, dental and vision care, RRSP matching.

Posted: January 15, 2019
Closes: March 16, 2019
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1001-5000 employees

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About Sophos

Sophos delivers the best IT security and data protection for businesses. We produced our first encryption and antivirus products back in the 1980s. And today our products protect over 100,000 busin...