. To apply contact with Verónica García

QA Engineer Level 1

  • €35-40K
  • Hybrid
  • Flexible working hours
  • Holidays: 23 days

Top three reasons to build your career at Superna:

Modern Tech Stack: Our tech stack leverages many cutting-edge development tools and targets without getting distracted by every shiny new library. We develop microservices leveraging Kafka, Docker, ReactJS, GraphQL, Ansible, Hadoop, Spark, Hbase and others in an up-to-date and maintained VS Code environment. Developers at Superna implement enterprise grade software targeted at Amazon Web Services using cloud formation, Microsoft Azure, Google Cloud Platform, and on-premise targets. We do pretty well on The Joel Test too.

Opportunity for advancement: Superna is continuing to grow, and with growth comes ample opportunity to advance in seniority while continuing to be mentored by those who’ve been down the path before.

Location and work-life balance: Superna’s hybrid location model allows YOU to choose if you want to work in our offices in Ottawa, remotely, or whatever combination of those locations suits you. We understand that work-life balance is important to everyone’s long-term productivity, health, and happiness.

Tasks and reponsibilities

You will work as a member of the Superna Eyeglass test team as they develop new products and extend their existing projects. This is a junior level role and will require hands on product manual testing.

Role: Execute test plans and document results. Identify defects and product enhancements.

Tasks and Responsibilities: Throughout the course of the contract, you will work as part of a dynamic team working with one or more team members of Superna. Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:

  • Execution of tests,
  • Web Client Testing
  • Scripting
  • Robustness
  • Feature / Functionality
  • Documentation of test results,
  • Documentation of defects,
  • Defect retest,
  • Maintaining test environment,
  • Support to internal and external parties,
  • Writing test cases,
  • Writing/preparing test reports,
  • Writing description of software/interoperability test as input to final documentation.


Skills and knowledge required will include but are not limited to following areas to execute this role:

Good Understanding

  • Superna Eyeglass Data Protection Suite
  • Defect Tracking Tool
  • Test execution Tool

Peripheral Understanding

  • Linux
  • DNS
  • AD
  • DFS
  • NAS
  • NFS, CIFs
  • Windows
  • Docker
  • HDFS

Reports to: VP Product Delivery

About the Team

Andrew MacKay – President

Andrew brings 27 years in technology across many segments of the industry including National Police force, Global Technology manufacturer, Enterprise Data Center design and Service Provider technologies.  He has worked in many aspects of technology from Engineering, R&D , patents, CTO, Strategist and Product Management. Previously worked for the Royal Canadian Mounted Police & Nortel Networks.

Dorothy Stockburger – Execute VP

Dorothy Stockburger has been working in the technology industry for over 27 years. She has leveraged her bachelors degree in chemical engineering to gain experience in diverse technologies from fuel cell to VOIP to Optical Network Management Software.  She had roles in technology start-ups Natural Convergence and Broadview Networks and corporate experience at Nortel Networks within New Product Introduction working across functional groups to deliver new products to market.

Kyle Fransham – VP R&D

Kyle brings over 13 years of experience in developing mission-critical and high-performance applications for public and private sector organizations. A long-time veteran of big data and cloud computing, he leverages his experience from Silicon Valley based research institutes as well as the Canadian federal government’s research computing department to lead Superna’s charge on cutting edge software development. 

Derek Manning – CIO

Leveraging over 25 years of industry experience, Derek Manning is Superna’s Chief Information Officer & Principal Product Architect who spearheads Superna’s IT transformation from global storage and data center certification center of excellence to global leaders in software development.  With a career spanning over four decades, Mr. Manning’s multi-generational expertise, previously at Nortel, Ciena and,  since 2012, Superna spans cloud, virtualization, computing, storage, networking, converged infrastructure, software, power, and cooling design, implementation and lifecycle..