QA Testing Analyst II acts as a key participant in application analysis, test strategy development, test case creation, test script development, test execution, defect tracking and reporting. The candidate may also be required to train end users.
Examine, assess, and document business operations and procedures of operating or administrative unit. Relate these procedures to IT/IS systems and applications that are designed to enable the operating unit to accomplish its objectives. Assist operating unit staff by developing reports, downloads, and analyses from discipline-specific systems and applications. Provide input to IT/IS specialists in development projects to assist in developing specifications and functionalities in IT systems.
KEY JOB FUNCTIONS
Responsible for test execution activities for assigned projects, involving support for assigned applications and frameworks including:
o Creating and executing the UAT test plan and cases including regression testing by the UAT team
o Conducting UAT testing, regression testing in UAT, and ensuring all test results are properly documented with screen shots, etc, as appropriate
o Validating defects and assignment for correction
o Testing the content and accuracy of reports based on user requirements.
o Operating within a structured Systems Development Life Cycle.
o Developing and documenting test processes.
Develop queries, analyses, or reports from applications for operations or management staff of assigned business unit
o Ability to write and run SQL and SAS queries as part of testing and other functions, as assigned
o Working knowledge or experience with databases and query techniques
o Data mapping and validation experience from source system to Client system
o Create/compile specific test data, as needed
Responsible for execution of test cases (both manual and automated), reporting defects, and development of test cases/test data to certify defect fixes
Bachelor's Degree or equivalent required
6+ years of related experience
SPECIALIZED KNOWLEDGE & SKILLS
Bachelor's or Master's degree in Computer Science
Experience with unit testing frameworks, creating software quality test plans and testing networked applications
Strong SQL and SAS programming experience preferred
Experience with programming languages (i.e. Flex, Java)
Experience testing rich internet applications (RIAs)
Experience with Web development
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Experience in manual testing
Ability to create and maintain test plans and automated test scripts
Create and certify test environments
Document product behavior and performance
Work closely with analysts and report developers to ensure assigned products perform in a way that meets our user needs
Ability to quickly learn and apply new tools and technology
Ability to work independently and in a team environment
Strong time management, priority allocation and task management skills
Strong interpersonal skills to interact with customers and team members
Possess drive to work through issues, seek team support and escalate issues as appropriate
Ability to work a flexible schedule during test weeks
CompuGain - 16 months ago