LMI Technologies, recognized as one of Canada’s 50 Best Workplaces, is a medium-sized technology company built on a culture of openness, respect and professional excellence. At LMI our staff work passionately toward the common goal of designing and delivering innovative 3D machine vision solutions to OEMs and System Integrators working in industrial factory automation around the world. The result of this teamwork is high-performance, easy-to-implement and cost-effective 3D sensor technologies that deliver the best results in even the most challenging 3D inline inspection applications.
Please Note: Due to the current pandemic, we are delaying the hiring of this position. Once the situation returns to back to normal, we will continue the recruitment process as we feel it would be a better new hire on-boarding experience. We are continuing to collect and review resumes during this time but will contact shortlisted candidates once we get closer to returning back to normal operations. Thanks for your interest in LMI!
What will you do as a Software QA Engineer (Future Opportunity)?
We are looking for a Software QA Engineer to assist with the testing and ongoing development effort for our manufacturing software used internally. The successful candidate will work on the Sensor Software (SSW) team and is responsible for ensuring the quality of applications delivered to the Operations department as part of ongoing research and development initiatives.
As a Software QA Engineer, you will be expected to create test plans and techniques to exercise desktop and web-based software applications. Many of the core testing challenges rely on processing of data from real hardware, and you will be expected to create automated or semi-automated solutions to provide replicable tests of the software features. You will be expected to create a concrete test specification based by synthesizing information from existing documentation, developer knowledge and sprint notes. You will work with other members of the SSW team in all activities such as requirements validation, feature testing, and integration/release testing.
Successful candidates should be professional, resourceful, and can work well autonomously yet still communicate effectively with a close-knit group of about 20 engineers. You will be reporting to a Sensor Software Team Lead. You will work closely with team leads and developers to design test plans and strategies based on existing software and upcoming changes.
Typical duties, activities and responsibilities include:
Develop acceptance criteria based on available documentation and team collaboration
Develop and prioritize test plans for ongoing acceptance and regression testing of software releases
Perform acceptance and integration tests of software releases, including in-situ testing for hardware-dependent procedures.
Develop and maintain automated testing scripts across multiple product ranges.
Execute feature and bug fix testing using a combination of manual and automated testing techniques.
Take an active role in the creation and maintenance of test cases as well as test plans - including risk analysis, test strategy, and test scope.
Provide accurate task estimates and status reports.
Identify, document, and track software defects found during testing.
Collaborate closely with partner teams to analyze and resolve issues.
What you need to be successful?
Bachelor degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or related disciplines
Minimum three years experience working in fast-paced software development and testing settings
Knowledge of concepts and methodologies of QA
Experiencing with hardware-dependent testing
Proficiency in Python or C#
Familiarity with networking concepts, including networked software configuration and testing
Experience working with and developing automated test tools / automated tests
Experience working with Source Control systems such as GIT, SVN, or CVS
Experience with software tools such as JIRA, TestRail, GitHub/GitLab/Bitbucket
Experience with optical measurement systems or machine vision is a plus
How to submit your interest?
If you are interested in this exciting opportunity and working for a fast-growing global technology company with an inspiring and engaging workplace environment, please submit your application to our Human Resources team in confidence by clicking the “Apply Now” button.
While we appreciate your interest in LMI very much, we are only able to respond to candidates selected for further consideration. We look forward to talking to you about the possibilities of beginning a rewarding new chapter of your career!
Why being inclusive is important to us?
At LMI Technologies, we are an Equal Opportunity employer and we value the diversity of the people we hire and serve. We strive to build and grow our team that fosters variety in backgrounds, perspectives, experiences and skills. We embrace inclusiveness in our workplace, so we can utilize each person’s talents and strengths.
If you are interested in working for a fast-growing global technology company with an inspiring and engaging workplace environment, we invite you to apply and talk about the possibilities of beginning a rewarding new chapter of your career.