Master Data Management (MDM) - Quality Assurance, Internship

Markham, Ontario
Internship, Student Jobs

Are you a student of the world?

you ready to build your career, not just your résumé?

Do you think the world can work smarter?

IBM is looking for people to work alongside the best and brightest minds in the world to build a smarter planet. The following student position is a part of IBM Canada's EPIC (Employment Pathways to Interns & Co-ops) Student Program. This position is only open to students registered in a Canadian University or College program, who have completed a minimum of 2 years of their degree or diploma program, and who will be returning to full-time study upon the completion of the temporary IBM work term.

This Student Position resides in Markham and is a 12/16 month work term in September 2015

Job title : Master Data Management (MDM) - Quality Assurance

Main Responsibilities include:

In this role, you will work as part of the Master Data Management (MDM) Server Quality Assurance team, designing, developing, and executing test scenarios within an automated environment. Tasks include but not limited to:

  • Working with developers and Business Analysts to define test plans, test coverage matrices and corresponding test cases.
  • Executing test cases using both manual processes and automated test tools.
  • Automating tests using shell script
  • Recording defects, providing sufficient detail to allow developers to correct.
  • Producing defect summary reports, as required by project managers, during Quality Assurance (QA) project cycle.
  • Tools development to support QA activities and improve overall QA processes Experiences you can take with you: Take advantage of mentorship provided by senior team members to bring your skill set to the next level.

These are examples of some of the experiences you can take with you from the internship:

Test Concepts o Function Verification Test (FVT) o System Verification Test (SVT) o Globalization Verification Test (GVT)

Type of Testing: o XML Services o User Interfaces (UI) o Technical Testing

Accessibility o Test Process: Test Plan, Test Case Creation, Test Automation o XML, SQL, Shell scripts, Ant o ClearQuest o Rational Functional Tester o Accessibility Test Tools: Windows Eye, JAWS

Desired Qualifications:

  • Shell scripting skills
  • Knowledge in XML
  • Experience working in a Windows/Unix/Linux environment
  • Proven verbal and written communication skills
  • Proven problem solving skills
  • Proven time management skills
  • Proven ability to work with a group of peers
  • Programming skills in SQL is an asset
  • Programming skills in Java is an asset.
  • Understanding of testing methodology and automated testing is an asset
  • Co-op or internship program enrollment an asset

What IBM offers you :

1. Work directly on product and services that affect our clients, while having access to cutting edge software technology

2. Work is challenging and rewarding

3. Access to obtain IBM Product Certification during work term

4. A casual dress code and flexible work hours, to ensure work-life balance

5. Future Blue - IBM's large student community that provides networking opportunities, sporting and social events.

Students must apply to in addition to their university job board (if applicable) in order to be considered for the position. It is highly recommended to include your transcript (official or unofficial) to complement your application.

This role will involve working with technology that is covered by embargo Export Regulations. If you are a Foreign National from any of the following embargoed countries (Cuba, Iran, North Korea, Sudan, Syria) on a work permit you are not eligible for employment in this position.

How to Apply