Position Summary

Helcim is searching for a full-time QA Specialist. Your goal is ensuring that all web platforms and mobile apps are well-designed and can be enjoyed by our customers. You will be joining our software development team and work alongside developers, contributing to product development discusssions and testing software releases prior to their launch. The ideal candidate is very detail-oriented, has a knack for finding bugs, and is able to effectively communitate findings with developers.

This position does not require software development experience – we are looking for an individual that can quickly understand business processes and emphasize with our customers’ needs, always wanting to create better experiences. Helcim is a young, socially-responsible, positive, fast-paced company and team members must work well under pressure and enjoy having a diverse to-do list.

Typical Duties

  • Perform QA testing and review for each software release.
  • Monitor bugs and customer feedback and provide insights on how to improve software.
  • Contribute to product concept and development discussions.
  • Create detailed, well structured test cases.
  • Write automated tests using industry QA tools.
  • Communicate with developers on discovered defects.
  • Engage with customers and gain insights on how to improve functionality.

Qualifications

  • Undergraduate degree from an accredited university or post-secondary institution.
  • Strong communication skills both verbal and written.
  • Strong time-management skills.
  • Ability to quickly learn technology concepts.
  • Ability to quickly learn business processes in various industries.
  • Ability to work with a wide range of individuals throughout the organization.
  • An interest in learning software and technologies.
  • Critical thinker and detail-oriented.

Compensation, Benefits & Hours

Salary based on experience and education. Helcim offers paid health benefits, great vacation time and lots of perks. Full-time position in Calgary; 9am to 5pm Monday to Friday.

To apply, please submit your resume and cover letter by email to careers@helcim.com.