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Analyst, Shipping Channel II - Contract

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Date: 30-Apr-2021

Location: Mississauga, ON, CA

Company: Purolator

Open up to the Possibilities!
At Purolator, you’ll be proud knowing you’re working for a Canadian company that truly values its employees. And it’s community. This is an exciting and evolving industry and we’re leading the change as we strive to deliver the future. Here you will be empowered to help move the business forward. Each and every day. Are you open to the possibilities?


Job Description

  • Participate in project work with business, development and project management teams to develop and review business requirements and product designs. 
  • Review project related documentation including Business Requirements and Technical Specifications for accuracy, clarity and testability and help identify potential issues and risks.
  • Strategize testing; designing, developing and implementing test plans, design use cases and user stories that illustrate business needs for technical solutions.
  • Guide a test team through test activities in small to medium projects.
  • Excellent skills in status reporting – daily status reports, test execution reports, traceability matrices and score cards, and effectively communicate to project team, stakeholders, sponsors, partners and vendors.
  • Assist with designing, developing, reviewing and implementing test plans for Purolator’s various shipping channel applications and corporate projects as required.
  • Design, write, review and execute user acceptance and regression test cases in both manual and automated environments for web, desktop, mobile, API and web services.
  • Participate in the software development life cycle of Purolator’s various shipping channel applications; including but not limited to E-Ship Server, Data File Distribution, web services, Mobile app and EDI. 
  • Analyze test results from the test execution and of Purolator’s shipping system certification program.  Scope includes testing shipping labels, printed manifests, manifest files, shipment cost calculations, service and product validation rules.
  • Co-ordinate with other teams throughout the life cycle of Purolator’s 3rd Party shipping system vendors.
  • Assist with audits to validate consistency from test to production environments.




  • University or College diploma in computers, software design or any computer application development specialty, or
  • 7-10 years’ experience as a QA analyst, previous role as senior or lead QA.
  • Ability to work independently, on a departmental team or within an organizational project.
  • Ability to lead testing activities for small to medium projects.
  • Have implemented an automated testing framework for either mobile, web, API or web services.
  • Testing certifications like ISTQB add weight to your profile.
  • Knowledge of project management framework and methodologies is an asset.
  • ITQSB or CAST certification an asset
  • Ability to grasp complex concepts related to integration of multiple systems
  • Excellent communication and critical thinking skills
  • Strong time management, organizational, decision making and problem solving skills with meticulous attention to detail
  • Advanced knowledge of all stages of the Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) follow testing standards including:
    • Requirements gathering, analysis, design, implementation
    • Preparing and executing test plans, test strategy documents
    • Test case creation, execution and deployment
  • Advanced knowledge of testing methodologies (Waterfall and Agile) and Quality Assurance testing standards and best practices for the application development lifecycle
  • Advanced knowledge of QA processes and software test experience with all levels and types of testing; Functional, System, Regression, Integration, User Acceptance, Destructive Testing
  • Advanced knowledge of defect management; tracking, creation, execution and reporting using HP ALM and JIRA
  • Ability to work closely with the Development team and Business Analysts
  • Experience with Agile Project Plans: work remaining v/s time, backlog graphs, velocity and burn down charts
  • Highly experienced and proficient with Microsoft Windows Operating Systems and MS Office suits
  • Experience with development languages such as Java, SQL, VB Script, Java, HTML, XML, .Net, C++, C#
  • Experience with databases such as Oracle, MS SQL, MySQL, MS Access
  • Experience with using test Automation Tools such HP QTP/UFT, Selenium, Appium, SoapUI and TestComplete
  • Experience with Soap and Rest web service
  • Working knowledge of SAP, EDI and related solutions would be nice to have
  • French will be a strong asset





Location:                    530 - Corporate  
Working Conditions: Office Environment 

Reports to:                  Manager Shipping Channels 

Purolator is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion. We consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, Aboriginal/Indigenous status or any other factors considered discriminatory. If you require an accommodation during the recruitment process, we will work with you to meet your needs.

We recognize that our employees and their families are key stakeholders. We will only be successful as a business if we provide our employees with a safe and healthy workplace and we have the right people in the right roles with the support they need to succeed. We hire for attitude and train for skills.  To learn more about us and our values, go to

At Purolator, every day is an opportunity for our employees to connect with one another and with our customers to help make a positive impact in the communities where we live, work and play.

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