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Lastwall Networks Inc: Senior Software Quality Engineer

Last Updated: Jan 16th, 2023

Who Are We?

Lastwall Networks Inc. is a Canadian, cloud-based security provider. We focus on building zero-trust environments, credentials and access management platforms.

The Lastwall platform is a core-to-cloud based identity firewall system, which focuses on the positive identification of users. We deliver risk-based access control and anti-fraud capabilities via the cloud.

We work with clients in Defence, Intelligence, Government, and Critical Infrastructure.

Lastwall’s head office is located in Vancouver, Canada, with offices in New Brunswick and Hawaii. We are a Canadian led organization! This position can be worked remotely out of New Brunswick with preference given to candidates in Fredericton.

 

What You’ll Do 

LastWall is currently on the hunt for a Senior Software Quality Engineer to assist our expanding team in pushing out secure, quality code. The QE will be crucial in assisting in building out our test and quality assurance practices. You will establish and drive test design and strategies as well as cases and plans.

We are seeking someone who is detail oriented and thrives in an environment where identifying, documenting and tracking bugs is key. Lastwall is presently a manual environment but we are looking for someone who is able to assist us in converting to an automated method of practice.

In this role you’ll be expected to:

  • Work with junior and intermediate team members on quality best practices
  • Initiate, recommend and lead solutions for the continuous improvement of the QA process

 

What You’ve Done

Our ideal candidate is someone who enjoys collaboration and is used to being part of a team. It is essential that you have the ability to ask the right questions and know how to find answers, whether that be by traditional or creative means. You have previously worked in a software quality role for a small to medium sized software company. The chosen candidate has proven experience in testing web applications, preferably with GraphQL and is seasoned in test automation.  Experience/exposure to agile development methodology would be considered an asset.

 

Requirements 

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or a combination of a Certificate and equivalent in  experience
  • Minimum 4 years industry experience or equivalent
  • Experience using Git plus Gitlab/Github or similar platform
  • Highly effective project management, prioritization, multi-tasking, and time management skills to  meet deadlines
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills; both verbal and written
  • Jest exposure considered an asset
  • CICD Platform experience considered an asset
  • Canadian or US citizenship is mandatory

What You’ll love About Us

We’re a startup who enjoy the hustle and excitement of startup life but we deeply value your time and space as a human. We are aiming to build a people first culture and we want to bring on team members who can contribute to this goal.

Because we are a startup, your voice is heard, recognized and desired. We want to bring on teammates who want to make an impact and your opinion and perspectives are crucial . You will ultimately help shape this organization from the ground up.

Our Fredericton office is located in the new Cyber Centre. It is close to amenities and is a beautiful shared workspace. Fancy coffee and office treats are the norm. Despite having this space, we offer a flexible working environment and you can choose a hybrid work model that meets your needs. Being wildly inclusive is our mission and we hope to build a team who holds us to this!

 

Employment Type: Full-time

Minimum Experience: Mid-level