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Organization:    Ministry of Transportation
Division:    Labour and Transportation I&IT Cluster, Road User Safety Modernization Project
City:    Downsview
Job Term:    1 Temporary
Job Code:    01ASM - Systems Management
Salary:    $96,898.00 - $118,045.00 Per Year
Posting Status:    Open
Job ID:    51796
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Would you like an opportunity to contribute to the Road User Safety (RUS) Modernization Project led by the Labour and Transportation I&IT Cluster? RUS is a comprehensive modernization initiative to re-engineer RUS business processes and legacy systems to meet current and future business needs more effectively, improve service delivery and customer/client service.

Join the Ontario Public Service, where you will have opportunities to work with leading technologies on a range of interesting and diverse projects. We are recognized as:
• one of Canada's Top 100 Employers
• one of Greater Toronto's Top 90 Employers, and
• one of Canada's Best Diversity Employers

What can I expect to do in this role?

You will:
• drive the development of the overall testing strategy for the RUS Modernization project
• manage and coordinate the full range of I&IT system testing services of the RUS Modernization Project that will deliver multi-platform environments to support critical program business needs
• be responsible for systems testing, coordination and support User Acceptance Testing (UAT) and direct/oversee the provision of testing and related services by partner branches
• establish and maintain a testing framework that supports (automated) software testing and ensures testing integrity and best practices
• coordinate, participate and shape the testing strategy and the development of testing methodologies, standards and tools

How do I qualify?

Applications Testing Knowledge
• you have knowledge and experience in I&IT applications testing principles, standards, methodologies, tools and techniques to provide direction, leadership and authoritative testing expertise
• you demonstrate knowledge of applications-related hardware and software, networks, systems analysis, design, development, implementation, installation, operational techniques and methods for technology, data, applications, networking and/or security
• you demonstrate knowledge of the application environment, test tools, processes and standards for integration functionality and usability testing, user acceptance and release test procedures, scientific test analysis methodology
• you have knowledge of the systems development life cycle (SDLC), business and information systems and analysis, systems development/maintenance, systems management and data management

Architecture Knowledge
• you have knowledge of information systems development and maintenance and related quality assurance and change management processes, methodology and tools
• you demonstrate knowledge of application architecture to lead testing to ensure consistent, integrated applications and associated standards and tools
• you have knowledge of architecture standards and methodologies

Technical Leadership and Project Management Skills
• you have technical leadership skills to supervise project leads, systems specialists and support staff
• you have experience in large-scale portfolio and project management to plan, lead, coordinate and oversee testing projects, services and activities

Other Related Skills
• you demonstrate consultation and negotiation skills
• you have oral and written communication skills

Additional information:

  • 1 Temporary, duration up to 12 months, 1201 Wilson Ave, Building A, RM 157, Downsview, Toronto Region
Compensation Group:   Association of Management, Administrative and Professional Crown Employees of Ontario
Schedule:   6
Category:   Information Technology
Posted on:   Wednesday, February 27, 2013
  • As a result of the recently agreed to AMAPCEO collective agreement, a new job evaluation system will be implemented on October 1, 2013 and the job code identified in this posting is subject to revision. In the new job evaluation system, the classification level of this position has not yet been determined
All external applicants (including former employees of the Ontario Public Service) applying to a competition in a ministry or Commission public body must disclose (either in the cover letter or resume) previous employment with the Ontario Public Service. Disclosure must include positions held, dates of employment and any active restrictions as applicable from being rehired by the Ontario Public Service. Active restrictions can include time and/or ministry-specific restrictions currently in force, and may preclude a former employee from being offered a position with the Ontario Public Service for a specific time period (e.g. one year), or from being offered a position with a specific ministry (either for a pre-determined time period or indefinitely). The circumstances around an employee's exit will be considered prior to an offer of employment.
Remember: The deadline to apply is Wednesday, March 13, 2013 11:59 pm EDT. Late applications will not be accepted.

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