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Application Certification Tester

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Vancouver, BC
Edmonton, AB
Toronto, ON
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Information Technology


IT/IQ Tech Recruiters is seeking an Application Certification Tester (contract) to join our healthcare client in the Lower Mainland.

About Our Client

  • Health Authority in British Columbia responsible for Application Assessment, Remediation and Readiness for a Windows 7 to Windows 10 upgrade and VDI Proof of Concept/implementation
  • Our client is seeking up to nine (9) Application Certification Testers to plan and execute application installation testing, analysis and remediation on assigned applications ensuring operability in a Win 10 environment as well as support VDI compatibility testing, analysis, remediation and evaluation on assigned applications.
  • Fast paced, collaborative environment offering long-term contracts.
  • Centrally located and accessible by public transit (skytrain and bus).

Primary Responsibilities

  • Plan and execute application installation testing, analysis and remediation on assigned applications ensuring operability in a Win 10 environment (e.g. shimming, security exceptions, etc.). This includes engaging clients, technical teams, and vendors as required to resolve identified issues
  • Support VDI compatibility testing, analysis, remediation and evaluation on assigned applications. This includes engaging clients, technical teams, and vendors as required to resolve identified issues
  • Validate application requirements including licensing and versioning; identify software/peripheral dependency impacts by working with key internal and external stakeholders; conduct client interviews to understand their clinical / business requirements; identify other unknowns as appropriate
  • Engage and support clients in conducting functional testing and user acceptance testing on packaged applications including obtaining client sign-off

Ideal Candidate

  • Strong demonstrated experience in deploying applications in various virtual environments with a strong focus on VDI; Citrix would be an asset
  • Strong experience with Win 7 and/or Win 10 application installation testing and remediation
  • Strong experience with functional testing and user acceptance testing
  • Must have experience in guiding application deployment type in a managed environment (e.g. SCCM, manual install, etc.)
  • Strong demonstrated experience in packaging applications using a variety of methodologies including AdminStudio Repackager, Installshield, and Microsoft App-V sequencer
  • Ability to translate clinical and business needs to technical solution requirements
  • Ability to apply multiple technical solutions to resolve technical issues
  • Excellent demonstrated analytical and technical skills
  • Excellent communication skills (able to engage users and manage testing expectations)
  • Organizational and time management skills
  • Past experience creating Manual Installation Instruction Set documentation
  • Knowledge of virtual technologies including VDI, XenApp, VMWare / VMSphere, Hyperconverge, Unidesk, Uniprint, Nutanix and cloud / managed services is an asset
  • Excellent communication, both written and verbally.
  • Must be legally eligible to work in Canada.

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.


Posted: May 8, 2018
Closes: July 7, 2018
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About IT/IQ Tech Recruiters

IT/IQ is a specialized technology and finance recruitment firm providing contract and permanent search services. Since our inception, IT/IQ has established a significant presence in both Vancouver ...