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Quality Assurance Engineering Lead

  • Montreal, Quebec, Canada

Job description

Location: Montreal QC

Language: Bilingualism (English and French written and spoken) is an asset.

Term: Permanent

High Tech Genesis is on the lookout for a seasoned professional to lead our Engineering QA team. This role is crucial in enhancing, refining, and upkeeping our firmware/hardware QA infrastructure to support the expansion of our product line. The ideal candidate should possess robust skills in quality process management along with extensive knowledge in software and hardware engineering.

Roles and responsibilities:

  • Manage and participate in the development of test plans; writing tests procedures, executing tests, writing test reports, and creating/tracking software problem reports.
  • Oversee the design and implementation of manual, automated and semi-automated test equipment and software to enhance efficiency and coverage.
  • Design, review and optimize the acceptance test procedures to ensure coverage of system requirements.
  • Develop and maintain comprehensive documentation for test procedures, systems, and equipment.
  • Identify and implement improvements in test coverage, cycle time reduction, scalability, and overall quality.
  • Regularly report on the progress of test development projects and maintain cross-functional coordination to address technical challenges.
  • Prepare material cost and timing estimates, reports and design descriptions as required.
  • Participation in formal software qualification or certification activities with third party and/or governmental standards.
  • Review and update of documents such as user manual, integration guide and test report for different products.
  • Participation in the definition of requirements and in the traceability of requirements from definition to test reports.

Job requirements

  • Experience in leading a software quality insurance team
  • Experience in planning and implementing a quality assurance system (processes, documentation, tools, automation, etc.)
  • Experience with the electrical industry and government regulations/standards
  • Experience in quality assurance of embedded systems
  • Experience with software test frameworks (Robot, Pytest, Lava, ...) and associated data format (xUnit)
  • Familiarity with electrical equipment and/or electronics
  • Familiarity with a broad range of test equipment and test methodologies
  • Proficient in the principles of automation and interfacing with equipment and products
  • Understanding of data acquisition systems and protocols (GPIB, SCPI,)
  • Knowledge of system safety and regulatory standards
  • Knowledge of requirements management tools, problem tracking tools, configuration management tools and test management tools (XRAY, R4J, JIRA,)
  • Familiar with the field of electrical energy and renewables
  • Familiar with software development processes (Agile, CI/CD)
  • Bachelor's degree in computer/electrical engineering or other significative experience

Bonus skill!

  • Bilingualism (English and French written and spoken) is an asset.

High Tech Genesis Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Diversity and inclusion are at the core of our values.

Please be advised:

  1. Applicants must have the legal right to work in Canada.
  2. Kindly submit your resume in MS Word format upon application for this position.