Internship Opportunity


IT UAT Intern

Ontario Cannabis Store (OCS)
Number of Positions:
Application Deadline:
Jul 29, 2019
Start Date:
Aug 12, 2019
End Date:
Feb 28, 2020

Job Description:

About Us

The Ontario Cannabis Store provides safe, responsible access to recreational cannabis for adults 19 and older. We operate the sole legal online store for recreational cannabis in Ontario and is now the provincial wholesaler of cannabis for private retail stores.

Working at the OCS is a unique opportunity to be part of an agile start-up in a ground-breaking new industry. We’re a diverse team passionate about delivering a great customer experience, working together with mutual respect and building value out of our differences. We’re an inclusive organization that understands that delivering great results comes out of ensuring every voice is heard.


About the Role

The OCS is looking for an IT UAT Intern to join our IT team. The UAT Intern will be responsible for a working with our onsite QA team to test IT programs and projects, to ensure functionality of the project/program prior to implementation. This is an exciting opportunity for you to use your agility, collaborative style and excellent communication skills to run tests, identify defects and verify fixes.


About Your Day

  • Develop test plans, test cases, test scripts and test reports on multiple IT projects of varying sizes

  • Perform Functional, Integration, End to End, and Regression testing

  • Create and conduct test cases

  • Isolate, replicate, and report defects

  • Verify if solutions have fixed the identified defect

  • Develop automation test scripts


About You

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science/Information Technology or a related field of study, or equivalent level of education and experience
  • Understanding of user acceptance testing

  • Strong communication skills (Verbal/Written)

  • Comfortable working within fast paced environments

  • Computer literate & proficient with inventory catalogue/asset mgmt.


We are committed to providing an accessible, equitable and inclusive candidate and employee experience. We provide reasonable accommodation throughout the recruitment process and in employment. If you require an accommodation please let us know, we will work with you to meet your needs.

Employer Question 1:

Are you legally eligible to work in Canada for the entire duration of this internship?

Employer Question 2:

Do you require any accommodations for the interviewing and recruitment process?

Employer Question 3:

How does this position fit in with the career path you envision for yourself?