Software Test Specialist Student – 8 Month Fall Term
City : Waterloo
Category : Software & Systems
Industry : IT
Employer : BlackBerry
Worker Sub-Type:Student (Fixed Term)
We are seeking a self-motivated, results focused, team-oriented software engineer intern/Co-op student to work for our Software Quality Assurance team. The internship offered will allow the student to participate in several stages of software development lifecycle and to become familiar with the software development processes used within a software development organization.
The Software Test Specialist will be responsible for validation of our Enterprise UEM Portfolio that includes backend Server and mobile device clients. The position is focused on ensuring we deliver a quality product to our customers. This position entails working on defining and executing test cases, investigating/debugging issues and supporting automation efforts.
Software Test Specialist will be responsible for defining testcases, updating testcases as required and executing end to end test cases to validate the UEM product (OnPrem and Cloud) and UEM Client functionality
Analyzes, debugs logs, inspects database inputs and payloads to help with verifying product functionality and understanding failures
Logs defects for test failures using a defect tracking tool and verify defects when fixed
Inputting test results from test execution in our test case repository
Work closely with QA team, developers, product owners to ensure product functionality is working as expected
Enhance and develop UEM server and UEM Client automated test cases as required leveraging existing automated test frameworks
Enhance and develop test scripts to help support day to day validation
Currently enrolled in a post-secondary institution/program in computer related field
Available to work for an 8 Month/12 Month term (September - April/August)
Good understanding of Server OS, Databases, Desktop OS and Mobile OS
Familiarity with automation testing tools & frameworks
Ability to prioritize and manage multiple concurrent tasks, learns, and contributes to the team and performs well defined tasks
Self-motivated, ability to take initiative and work well individually and as part of a team
Strong attention to detail
Strong debugging and troubleshooting skills
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Student Life at BlackBerry
Growth Mindset: employees have access to skills training and professional development courses, mentorship programs as well as unlimited access to our on-demand learning platform.
Commitment to Wellness: employees have access to events that support physical, mental, and financial wellness. We host wellness sessions, fitness courses, discounts to local gyms and offer a 24/7 Employee Assistant Program (EAP).
Highly collaborative teams and a supportive workplace environment, with organization-wide events and a student social committee.
Employee Perks: we have snack and beverage programs at all locations. Students also have access to discounts for local stores, transportation, restaurants, and activities.
See more about the student program at BlackBerry over on our Instagram @BlackBerryStudentLife
Scheduled Weekly Hours:40