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Software Quality Assurance Specialist

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Date: Jun 4, 2021

Location: Mississauga, ON, CA

Company: Hatch

Requisition ID: 39821 

Job Category: Information Technology 

Location: Mississauga, ON, Canada 

With over six decades of business and technical experience in the mining, energy, and infrastructure sectors, we see challenges evolving in every industry. We respond quickly with solutions that are smarter, more efficient, and innovative. We draw upon our 9,000 staff, with experience in over 150 countries, to challenge the status quo and create positive change for our clients, our employees, and the communities we serve.

We're at the forefront of our clients' digital transformation journey, successfully implementing emerging digital services into our clients' projects and operations that unlock a step change in their performance. Join the team to improve project outcomes, leverage the digital twin, deliver systems integration and interoperability, and support decision-making, autonomous execution, and integrated operations and performance centers.



Hatch is seeking a highly motivated Software Quality Assurance Specialist with a focus on front-end technologies to join the Product Development team in the Digital Practice.


Join our diverse team and award-winning culture and be part of our clients’ digital transformation journey. This journey will lead to better outcomes for our clients, people and the planet through innovative decision-making support, autonomous execution, integrated operations and innovative new technology-based solutions.   This is an excellent career opportunity for a creative individual who strives to deliver superior digital products in an industry of accelerated change and innovation. This role is within our Digital Products group and focuses on identifying, designing, building and productizing Hatch deep subject matter expertise


Hatch is all about innovation. We challenge our clients with innovative ideas that help them take their business to higher levels. We challenge our employees to act as entrepreneurs in a flat, connected organization to solve our clients’ problems. 


We are looking for a Software Quality Assurance Specialist to add to our dynamic team. A Software Quality Assurance Specialist at Hatch would be responsible for developing and executing automation tests, in addition to planning and executing effective and efficient automating testing in order to provide on-time, effective and efficient delivery of high-quality software solutions across different platforms.


Experience and skills important for the role:


  • Responsible for the analysis of functional business and system requirements to develop test scenarios and test conditions (interface and back end systems and applications)
  • Develop and execute manual and automated testing plans for software applications to successfully and consistently enable delivery of high-quality standards
  • Assist with creating documentation such as test plan management, use case, test scenarios. Evaluate, test and troubleshoot software repeatedly in order to detect errors, bugs and recommend bug fixes
  • Work with Agile teams of developers, analysts, QA staff and business stakeholders to plan and execute automated tests.
  • Identify opportunities to apply existing automation or other tools to meet testing needs
  • Research and remain abreast on quality standards and best practices relevant to current and future initiatives and development work.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills including the ability to communicate with different levels of stakeholders from different parts of the world
  • Ability to report software problems (bugs, defects) in clear written form with reproducible steps, but also overall areas of risk and complexity, with suggested mitigation plans
  • 6+ years’ experience working as a Quality Assurance specialist working in a team environment.
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent combination of education, training or work experience


Working knowledge in the following areas consider an asset:

  • Knowledge of accessibility standards and tools to support testing of these standards
  • DevOps, CI/CD best practices and related technologies.
  • Azure cloud technology and services



Why join us?

What we offer you?

  • Flexible work environment
  • Long term career development
  • Think globally, work locally

We're committed to fostering a workforce that reflects the diversity of the communities in which we operate and serve. Hatch is an Equal Opportunity Employer that considers applicants without regard to age, race, color, national origin, citizenship, religion, creed, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, or any other protected status. If you have any accommodation requirements, please let us know. We'll do our best to meet your needs in accordance with applicable local legislation.

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