As our Quality Assurance Lead and Release Coordinator, you will be an integral part of our Research and Development team. Your passion for providing the highest quality products contributes to our world-class level of customer satisfaction. As the voice of our customers when it comes to quality, you will measure, report and communicate the quality of our product to stakeholders. As part of the Release team, you will organize and validate release activities to ensure we are delivering a supportable product.


  • Define and communicate a Quality Strategy to other QA and Developers across multiple Scrum teams
  • Collects metrics and reports to stakeholders the current state of quality for our product
  • Work alongside Product Management to understand requirements and align them to our Quality Strategy
  • Organize and deliver final work products for customer consumption
  • Utilize modern automation tool to increase personal and team velocity in regards to quality activities

Preferred Skills

  • Finding solutions while connecting with customers
  • Multitasking in a fast-paced environment
  • Written and verbal communication with a professional yet personal tone
  • Keeping organized and dealing with information coming from different sources at once
  • Learning quickly with an eye for detail
  • Taking direction and contributing to a collaborative team
  • Staying positive and thriving under pressure
  • Like to have fun

Professional Qualifications & Experience

  • 5-10 years experience successfully leading robust software development teams with a demonstrated track record on technically complex and demanding projects. Experience delivering in an agile development process.
  • 9+ yrs. experience in quality assurance delivering software products
  • 2-3 yrs. experience leading other team members
  • 1-2 yrs. experience with CI/CD tooling such as Jenkins, Bamboo or TeamCity
  • 3-5 yrs. experience with automation technologies such as Selenium
  • 3-5 yrs. experience with an Object Oriented programming language such as Java
  • 4+ years working within an agile environment and using work management tools such as Jira
  • Familiarity with test case management tools such as TestRail or Zephyr
  • Familiarity with Cloud technologies such as AWS, Azure or Oracle

Nice to Have

  • Familiarity with HDFS systems like Hadoop or HBase
  • Familiarity with testing distributed systems

Please provide a link to your project portfolio with your application

Why you should join

We’re on a roll! In 2015, PHEMI won a Deloitte Technology Fast 50™ Company to Watch award and closed a large financing round. This year, PHEMI continues to earn recognition around the world, including the 2016 Datanami Readers’ and Editors’ Choice Award for “Best Big Data Innovator: Data Management.” PHEMI is a SC Magazine 2016 Trust Award Finalist, one of Network World’s 2016 “big data and analytics companies to watch,” and one of CB Insights’ 2016 “13 Early-Stage  Startups to Watch in Canada.”

There’s never been a better time to join PHEMI, and there are even bigger things to come. Our leadership team has taken numerous early stage companies to great commercial success and our technology team is second to none. We’re energetic and dedicated collaborators, committed to changing how industries discover and drive value from their data. We encourage our employees to stretch their boundaries and develop innovative solutions. We regularly celebrate our successes with pizza, popsicles, relay races, and dodgeball tournaments!

So come and join us! Apply today. For more information, explore our website and follow us on Twitter. We can’t wait to hear from you. Great people. Great technology. Great opportunity.


This is a full-time position

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