QA Director

QA Director

N/A Id: 15823 - Permanent

IT/IQ Tech Recruiters is seeking a QA Director to join our client in Vancouver, BC.


Why work with our client?

  • Competitive rates
  • Centrally located
  • Transit accessible



  • Ensure high quality for the InSight(R) web application, as well as for incoming raw data and our processed analytics
  • Lead the current QA team, and hire new team members as per the hiring plan
  • Provide mentorship to senior and junior team members, and evolve QA processes as the team grows
  • Plan and deliver monthly releases on time, jointly with Engineering and Product Management
  • Collaborate with Support and Operations teams on customer cases and deployments as necessary
  • Create, maintain and implement a strategy for QA automation for the web application, raw data, and processed analytics
  • Contribute to QA tasks in a hands-on role


Top Skills Required

  • BS in Computer Science / Mathematics / Engineering field from a top-tier university
  • 10+ years of experience in QA at a software company, with 5+ years in a leadership role.
  • Strong leadership skills, with ability to see the big picture, set standards, and create / execute plans
  • Strong sense for software quality, good understanding of QA processes, and proven delivery of quality releases in an agile environment.
  • Good communication and collaboration skills (especially with Engineering, Operations, Support and Product Management).
  • Good understanding of QA automation tools (Selenium, Protractor, scripts) for Web-based as well data (RDBMS) products.
  • Experience with big data, geospatial data and GIS tools is a plus.
  • Must be legally eligible to work in Canada


Why work with us?

  • Build a long-term relationship with an experienced recruitment expert
  • Access to the ‘hidden’ job market – opportunities across Canada that aren’t posted on job boards
  • Get a high-level understanding of market dynamics affecting your industry
  • Gain insight into the culture of the company you’re applying for before submitting your profile


About Us

IT/IQ Tech Recruiters provides contract and permanent IT recruitment services to employers across Canada. We have a specialized approach to recruiting, segmenting our recruitment teams into specialty practice areas focusing on Development, PMO, Infrastructure and BI/CRM/ERP skill sets.

This approach enables our recruiters to become specialists; they know the market and work hard to understand each candidates’ capabilities, goals, career ambitions and quickly present them with the best possible opportunities.  We are committed to helping candidates develop their careers and to helping our clients grow their business and complete important projects successfully.


We create opportunities for IT Professionals to empower business.