QA Tester

QA · Toronto, Ontario
Department QA
Employment Type Full time
Minimum Experience Mid-level

About Our Company


Named on Deloitte's 2018 and 2020 Technology Fast 50 | 500 lists, MMB Networks is a rapidly growing company located in downtown Toronto, and a leader in Internet of Things (IoT) technologies. 


MMB enables the world’s biggest brands to create amazing customer experiences by helping them build and bring wireless products to market. Our expertise in Wi-SUN, WiFi, Bluetooth, Zigbee, Thread, and other wireless technologies is fostering a new generation of connected products. 


From strategy and product positioning all the way through to manufacturing and support, we help our customers build mission critical connected products from smart grid meters and door locks, to residential solar energy systems, and even intelligent hydration trackers for professional athletes.


With clients ranging from innovative startups to global household brands, strong strategic partnerships with key industry players, and leadership in international standards bodies – we offer our employees an uncommon breadth of exposure, experience, and leadership as well as a close knit, dynamic, and fun work environment.


Role Description


MMB’s engineering team is growing, and we are seeking an experienced QA Tester to join us.  The ideal candidate has direct experience qualifying electronic products in an agile development environment. This role is suited to those who are excited by the IoT, and have good working knowledge of QA best practices, processes and tools. 


As a QA Tester, you will work with our QA team on requirements definition for test plan development, as well as acceptance and regression testing of new and existing IoT products. You will have opportunities to work on complex cross-functional projects for high-profile enterprise customers, and will gain experience with cutting edge technologies that are defining the next generation of connected devices.

MMB’s offerings span hardware, software and embedded applications and we have accrued an industry leading reputation for excellence. The role of the QA Tester is key in maintaining this reputation by ensuring that our deliverables are subjected to consistent and rigorous qualification. You should have excellent communications skills, the ability to rapidly familiarize yourself with new products, and a love of creating advanced testing solutions from the ground up.   


Benefits to the Candidate (You)

  • You’ll help influence the next generation of IoT products using industry leading technology.
  • You’ll work alongside and learn from leading experts in the connected product networking field. 
  • You’ll gain significant exposure to the latest IoT products and applications that are being deployed across the world today.
  • We value your innovative ideas and your energy.  MMB provides an atmosphere that allows your creativity to become a reality - where engineers are encouraged to be thought leaders and supported in developing new and interesting ideas. 
  • We’re a young, tight-knit team that makes the most of our dynamic startup environment. You’ll have the opportunity to take part in group trips and events celebrating our many successes as we continue to learn and grow together. 
  • You’ll also enjoy great health and dental benefits, fun internal incentives, and team social events. 
  • You’ll enjoy the flexibility that our hybrid work model allows. This position, however, does require work to be done in our labs periodically, where we implement protocols and conditions designed to keep you safe in response to COVID-19. Our office is steps from Union Station - providing you with an easy commute and plenty of nearby lunch options.


What You’ll be Doing

  • Developing detailed test plan documentation based on project requirements and specifications.
  • Developing automated test platforms from the ground up.
  • Working with existing test platforms.
  • Executing test plans.
  • Logging and describing issues discovered during testing.
  • Working with developers to resolve issues discovered during testing.
  • Communicating with dedicated test houses outside MMB to resolve issues encountered when working with third-party test platforms.
  • Interacting with clients to resolve issues encountered when qualifying third-party products.


Skills and Experience 

  • Minimum 2 years experience QA testing physical products (ideally embedded devices) of QA experience
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Bachelor's degree in engineering, computer science, or equivalent
  • Development experience in two or more of the following: C, C#, Java, Python, and MySQL
  • Development experience in Python
  • Experience with gathering requirements, writing specifications and test plans
  • Experience with bug tracking and test management systems
  • (Asset) Development experience in any of C, C#, Java, and MySQL
  • (Asset) Experience testing wireless devices
  • (Asset) Experience designing, building, and maintaining physical test environment (wiring harness, etc)
  • (Asset) Experience with Embedded firmware in C
  • (Asset) Experience with ZigBee, WiFi, Z-Wave, BLE and Thread applications
  • (Asset) Experience with Linux systems
  • (Asset) Experience with environmental testing (eg. ALT, HALT) of physical devices
  • (Asset) Experience working with certification test providers


We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, colour, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender, gender identity or expression, or veteran status. We are proud to be an equal opportunity workplace.

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  • Location
    Toronto, Ontario
  • Department
    QA
  • Employment Type
    Full time
  • Minimum Experience
    Mid-level