The Opportunity

Mount Pearl, NL
Full-time - Permanent

We are seeking an experienced Software Quality Assurance (QA) Coordinator to join our team. The successful candidate will be able to work in a fast-paced, deadline-driven, team environment and be interested in contributing to the direction of future Kraken products.

What you'll do


  • Estimate, prioritize, plan and coordinate software QA activities
  • Coordinate with Engineering and Project teams to assess requirements and engage in project review and status meetings
  • Develop, maintain, and execute software- and hardware-related test cases and test suites
  • Implement a plan and framework to automate existing manual test cases
  • Ensure that quality issues and defects are identified, documented, tracked and resolved
  • Become very familiar with the Kraken line of products, including both software and hardware components
  • Record QA results in an issue tracking system (Jira, Asana) and/or version control system (Subversion, Git), as appropriate
  • Be a role model and mentor for team members while setting performance standards

What you'll need


  • Experience leading a team of software QA specialists / testers
  • A minimum of five years experience in a software QA role
  • Ability to develop and execute exploratory tests, regression tests, and automated tests, in order to ensure product quality
  • Ability to develop test plans, test cases, automated scripts as well as traceability matrices.
  • Knowledge of different scripting languages and coding best practices
  • Excellent written and oral communications skills
  • Strong ability and desire to learn and use new technologies
  • Ability to work independently, as well as effectively within a team environment
  • High degree of organization, incredible attention to detail, and the ability to prioritize tasks
  • A technical background, specifically in ocean technology or the subsea sector, would be considered an asset

A little bit about us

Kraken Robotic Systems Inc.

Kraken Robotic Systems Inc. is a marine technology company engaged in the design and development of advanced handling systems, sensors, software, subsea batteries, and underwater robotics for Unmanned Maritime Vehicles used in military and commercial applications.