||Cineplex Entertainment Home Office
||Quality Assurance Specialist
About Cineplex Entertainment: Cineplex Entertainment Limited Partnership has grown tremendously over the past few years to become the #1 theatre exhibition company in Canada, serving more than 70 million guests annually. Proudly Canadian and with a workforce of approximately 10,000 employees, the Cineplex family of theatres includes the following: Cinema City, Cineplex Odeon, Coliseum, Colossus, Famous Players, Galaxy, SilverCity and Scotiabank Theatres. Our company offers competitive compensation and incentive programs coupled with comprehensive benefit programs, which includes health, dental and retirement savings plans. To learn more about Cineplex Entertainment please visit our website at www.cineplex.com.
The Information Technology department at home office in Toronto has an immediate opening for a Quality Assurance Specialist reporting directly to the Vice President, Software Solutions & Data.
Environment and Position Summary
Cineplex has a dynamic Information Technology team; continuously engaged in advancing the capabilities of the Company. Cineplex IT is broken roughly into four groups: Infrastructure, Support, Development, and Project Management. The success of all four of these groups depends on the cohesion of all. The Quality Assurance Specialist becomes a significant player in the process that delivers this cohesion.
The Quality Assurance Specialist is a new specific role at Cineplex. It is a great opportunity for a bright individual to shape the standard for this new mandate. In this role, you are charged with establishing and managing the future of Cineplex’s corporate test software library, its technologies and processes.
Values and Personality
The position calls for:
A technologist – a self-learner who loves and can pick up new technologies.
Someone who is Guest experience focused – committed to delivering client satisfaction.
Someone with an eye for detail – with the user experience in mind.
A communicator, one who takes pride in ensuring that the message is always received and understood.
A scientifically minded individual, keen to isolate the facts.
A strategist, an organizer – always comes prepared.
Someone tenacious and committed, with a “CAN DO” attitude!
Someone who can calmly prioritize and work on multiple initiatives at once.
Someone charismatic and respectful of others, able to forge strong relationships.
Someone who can consistently produce quality results within limited timelines.
Role, Responsibilities & Objectives:
The principal objective is the improving of both the quality and productivity of the software testing processes at Cineplex. Your success is measured in achieving the following objectives:
Establish and maintain a corporate test script library.
Establish and manage processes to ensure that changes to test scripts are properly flagged for update and then appropriately versioned within the scripts themselves, following up with Business Analysts and Developers accordingly.
Establish, maintain and manage automation technologies and processes that will allow the conversion of our existing manual business test scripts to solutions that are allow for quicker testing iterations while ensuring thorough testing.
Take ownership and further develop performance and stress testing
Work with the Business Analysis and Development teams to convert existing manual test scripts to new automated testing routines.
Train all members of the team, including the training department on the use of end user testing technologies (e.g. Microsoft Test Center)
Desired Skills and Experience:
Excellent spoken and written English.
Expertise with Microsoft Office Suite and SharePoint.
A prior history working in a Quality Assurance role.
Proven track record of QA automation
Microsoft Test Manager
Visual Studio Performance Profiler
PeopleSoft Test Framework
Well acquainted with software lifecycle management and change management processes and protocol.
A solid overarching understanding of system technology and architecture.
Prior history in retail operations or hospitality.
Interested applicants please apply today.
While we appreciate all interest, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. As part of Cineplex Entertainment’s standard recruitment process, suitable candidate(s) will be required to undergo pre-employment screening as a condition of employment or promotion.
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