The Opportunity

Halifax, NS
Information Technology
Full-time - Permanent

Bluedrop Training & Simulation Inc. (BTSI) is looking for a proactive and professional individual to serve as a QA Tester. Under the authority of the Director of Products & Development, this individual will have knowledge of software and embedded systems testing strategies and tactics to ensure a high quality level on Bluedrop Training & Simulation solutions and products.

What you'll do


  • Develop, document and maintain functional test cases and other test artifacts including:
    • System Test and Evaluation Plans
    • Acceptance Test Plans
    • Acceptance Test Procedures (ATPs)
    • Acceptance Test Reports
  • Execute test cases and report test results to support:
    • Test Readiness Reviews (TRR)
    • Verification Testing
    • Requirements Validation
  • Identify, document and ensure resolution of software issues.
  • Analyze tests for coverage of performance, data, and functionality.
  • Report on quality of multiple products and the release readiness of the products.
  • Review historical, existing and ongoing bug reports to identify areas needing specific attention.
  • Participate in the establishment of software quality standards for life cycle, documentation, development methods, testing and maintenance.

What you'll need


  • University or College education (or equivalent)
  • 4+ years of software testing experience, including writing test cases
  • Working knowledge of QA methodology, testing techniques and approaches relating to desktop and web applications.
  • Proficient in writing software test cases and test plans.
  • Capable of working with partners and leadership to identify test scenarios based on system requirements.
  • Ability to communicate in a clear and professional manner, including the ability to explain technical details to a non-technical person.
  • Highly organized, flexible, deadline driven and detail oriented.
  • Knowledge of hardware testing and compatibility testing.
  • Knowledge and experience with automation testing an asset
  • Strong writing and documentation skills
  • Must be able to obtain a Government of Canada security clearance.

We're looking for

Core Skills

Quality Assurance Reports Software Test Cases Testing

A little bit about us

Bluedrop Training & Simulation

Bluedrop Training & Simulation Inc. (BTS) operates within the defense and aerospace industry where it designs and develops highly specialized, high performance, tactical training for front line operators of equipment working in complex environments and high-risk situations. This includes, training systems needs analysis, custom courseware development, virtual simulation training devices, and ongoing training support for in service support. Typical customers include Tier one OEMs such as Boeing, Lockheed Martin and Sikorsky.

Are you interested?

Work With Us

This is an excellent opportunity for ambitious, career-oriented individuals who wish to be part of a large, dynamic and highly successful organization. We offer competitive compensation, as well as exceptional career growth potential. Please forward your resume, in confidence, by clicking the Apply Online button to be considered for this current vacancy. While we thank all candidates for their interest, only those candidates to be interviewed will be contacted.

Bluedrop Training & Simulation Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. We just hire the best….