Are you looking for a meaningful and personal work experience? Well look no further because here at Olympia “With Us It’s Personal”!

Olympia is a fast-paced, dynamic and energetic financial company that provides administrative services to our client in five areas; Self Directed Investment Accounts, Corporate Shareholder Services, Exempt Edge, Foreign Exchange, and Health Benefits. As we have multiple corporate entities, we provide an array of positions where employees have the capability to examine new and sometimes unique career paths and opportunities.

If you want to enjoy going to work each day and making a difference, Olympia is the perfect place to foster and grow your career. We have a work hard play hard environment, high performing teams, and an amazing team to help us continue to innovate our game-changing products and services.

As an Olympian you are entitled to generous perks including:

  • Health Care Spending Account
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Employee Share Ownership Plan
  • Generous Vacation and Personal Days
  • Convenient location accessible by public transit
  • Discounted Movie Passes, Ski Passes, and Golf Passes
  • Caffeine on the tap with a weekly fruit basket
  • Exhilarating company events, such as: Stampede Breakfast, Pool Table Tournament, Halloween Party, and Christmas Party in Banff National Park

Now is the time to join us, as we are recognized as one of Alberta’s Top Employers and Canada's Top Small and Medium Employers for 2018!

Who We Are

Interested in working at a fun, fresh and energetic start-up Tech Company? If so, Exempt Edge Inc. is the place for you!

Exempt Edge offers total software solutions for all participants of the Canadian Private Capital Markets, including: Mortgage Investment Corporations, Exempt Market Dealers, Dealing Representatives, Issuers, Fund Managers and more. Our goal is to revolutionize the industry by developing cutting edge software solutions for our clients.

Exempt Edge Inc. is the newest division of the Olympia Financial Group (TSX: OLY) which has over 20 years of experience working with clients in the Private Capital Markets of Canada

What You’ll Do

We are looking for an experienced Quality Assurance Tester on a full time permanent position.

As Quality Assurance Developer, you fill a vital role on our team. Working with clients and our client success team, you write technical user stories for our developers to ensure new features and custom development items are delivered as envisioned by the business unit and our clients.

As a key member of the quality control team, you will write user acceptance and unit tests, and ensure proper internal testing from both a user and technical perspective.

The ideal candidate will have outstanding attention to detail and must be able to deliver results in a dynamic, team-oriented environment while adapting quickly to ever-changing priorities. This is an exciting opportunity for a confident individual who can process large volumes of information while maintaining a high level of accuracy. Building relationships should come naturally to you and possessing effective communication skills is essential for success.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

  • Work effectively with our team and our clients to deliver amazing software
  • Bring your knowledge and experience to create efficiencies in our QA process
  • Improving on our current CI/CD along with participating in our Dev Ops practice
  • Decipher and translate business logic into test plans on Github
  • Development of unit tests in PHP
  • Write technical user stories
  • Complete regression, integration and functional tests

Minimum Qualifications

  • College and or University Degree in Computer Science or comparable experience (3+ years)
  • 3+ years working as a business analyst/ quality assurance professional on a software development team
  • Experience with Selenium RC and Selenium Web Driver
  • Solid understanding of the MVC architecture
  • Strong exposure to object-oriented design and design patterns is necessary
  • Experience with version control systems such as VSTS, GIT
  • Ability to learn new technologies and grow in coding capabilities
  • Adept to work within a small team both collaboratively and independently with minimal supervision
  • Successful completion of a Criminal Background check will be required

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience using test driven development
  • An understanding of database fundamentals, TSQL and/or equivalent database experience
  • Exposure to the agile development methodology, iterative development and testing
  • Development of automated front-end testing with Selenium
  • Continuous integration, code promotion and deployment
  • Financial applications experience an asset

Personal Characteristics

  • Ability to learn new technologies and grow in coding capabilities
  • Passion for solving problems, investigating code issues and business logic
  • Able to think outside of the box on a variety of conditions to expand the scope of QA
  • Adept to work within a small team both collaboratively and independently with minimal supervision
  • Self-motivated and ready to jump in today
  • Superior verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills
  • Inquisitive approach with proven analytical abilities
  • Confident in making optimal decisions
  • Exceptional time management with the aptitude to establish priorities

If your background matches the qualifications listed above and are looking for an opportunity with a dynamic team, please submit your resume

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