Quality Assurance (QA) Specialist/Analyst (Level 3)

The Halifax Group has potential upcoming contract opportunities under the category of P.11 Quality Assurance (QA) Specialist/Analyst (Level 3) for one of our Government of Canada clients.

Start Date: TBD

Security Clearance: Enhanced Reliability


  1. Provide quality assurance support in the evaluation of Information and Communications Technology strategies, projects, and operations;
  2. Lead development of test plans, test scripts and test data;
  3. Participate in functional and technical design reviews, perform integration/functional and system testing, and verify test results;
  4. Identify and document software defects;
  5. Participate with other project resources to resolve defects;
  6. Perform regression testing of software applications;
  7. Implement automated testing processes;
  8. Ensure that end-to-end testing and test-driven design processes are followed;
  9. Utilize automation tools such as Azure DevOps for testing; and
  10. Fully document all QA activities.


  1. Draft and final test plans report;
  2. Draft and final test results report;
  3. Defect reports; and
  4. Test-driven-design results report.

Role Requirements:

  • Must have a University Degree or College/CEGEP Diploma related to computer science, information technology, or engineering from a recognized post-secondary institution; and
  • Must have 10 years of experience in the last 15 years performing tasks that are the same or similar to items b, c, and f listed in listed under the “Tasks” heading above.


  • Must have received both doses of the Covid-19 vaccine

The Halifax Group is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, ancestry, marital status, medical condition, national origin, or any other protected status. Visible minorities, women, LGBTQ candidates, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.