QA Automation Engineer

Introduction
Quality Assurance Professional Software Developers at IBM are the backbone of our strategic initiatives to design, code, test, and provide industry-leading solutions that make the world run today - planes and trains take off on time, bank transactions complete in the blink of an eye and the world remains safe because of the work our software developers do. IBM is a leading provider of enterprise security solutions. Named by industry analysts as a leader in 12 security market segment categories, IBM Security is a multi-billion dollar
business that is rapidly growing.  In an industry focused on building walls, IBM Security is focused on creating an open, connected security ecosystem that leverages AI and cloud to help clients improve compliance, stop
threats, and grow their business securely.

Location for this role: Fredericton or Ottawa

Your Role and Responsibilities

Whether you're working on projects internally or for a client, software development is critical

to the success of IBM and our clients worldwide. At IBM, you will use the latest software development tools,techniques and approaches and work with leading minds in the industry to build solutions you can be proud of.

We're looking for a QA Professional who will be responsible for the Quality Assurance testing and test automation for the integration of third-party events and vulnerability data into IBM's flagship network security management solution, QRadar as a member of the QRadar Integration Team. As a successful candidate, you must be able to:

  • Research the logging/messaging capability of log sources and determine the best method for integrating them
  • Collect, analyze, and classify sample log messages and create methods for parsing them
  • Work with internal groups to i mplement, test, and document device support, including processing, alerting, and reporting capabilities
  • Work independently and with a group of peers; especia lly cross-functional teams in a development environment

The successful candidate can expect to be part of an agile team which interfaces with other developers, quality assurance, documentation writers, customer support representatives, product managers, and architects.

Required Technical and Professional Expertise
English Fluent (verbal and written)
  • English Fluent (verbal and written)
  • At least 1 year of experience with Cloud offerings (IBM Cloud, AWS, Azure, etc)
  • At least 3-5 years of experience with UNIX/Linux operating systems
  • At least 3-5 years of experience with automated unit and integration testing
  • Demonstrated problem-solving skills and attention to detail
  • Self-driven with attention to detail and quality


Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
  • Experience with GIT
  • Scripting experience using Python and/or NodeJS


About Business Unit
IBM is a leading provider of enterprise security solutions. Named by industry analysts as a leader in 12 security market segment categories, IBM Security is a multi-billion dollar business that is rapidly growing.  In an industry focused on building walls, IBM Security is focused on creating an open, connected security ecosystem that leverages AI and cloud to help clients improve compliance, stop threats, and grow their business securely. Join our global team of IBM Security employees in protecting the world, and helping our clients thrive in the face of cyber uncertainty.

Your Life @ IBM
What matters to you when you're looking for your next career challenge?

Maybe you want to get involved in work that really changes the world? What about somewhere with incredible and diverse career and development opportunities - where you can truly discover your passion? Are you looking for a culture of openness, collaboration and trust - where everyone has a voice? What about all of these? If so, then IBM could be your next career challenge. Join us, not to do something better, but to attempt things you never thought possible.

Impact. Inclusion. Infinite Experiences. Do your best work ever.

About IBM
.IBM's greatest invention is the IBMer. We believe that progress is made through progressive thinking, progressive leadership, progressive policy and progressive action. IBMers believe that the application of intelligence, reason and science can improve business, society and the human condition. Restlessly reinventing since 1911, we are the largest technology and consulting employer in the world, with more than 380,000 IBMers serving clients in 170 countries.

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

Being You @ IBM
IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.


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