Under the direction of the QA/Release Management Lead, the QA Tester is responsible for test strategy, planning and writing manual test scripts in a team environment.
Test execution of manual scripts for online product releases.
Work with project team to evaluate test strategy and coverage to resolve defects.
Coordinate user acceptance testing for system releases.
Manage bug tracking system.
Execute manual tests, track defects and follow defects through the resolution process until fix is verified and closed. Document defect/issues, including relevant brief descriptions of the issue with detailed steps to replicate. Proactively troubleshoot with business, development and QA peers to replicate/identify, and resolve issues.
Follow quality procedures and test standards, execute manual tests for software builds within scheduled releases.
With attention to priority issues, proactively alert business team and provide regular progress reports of all issues as necessary.
Contribute to continued improvements of QA processes to ensure a high level of software quality; and work collaboratively to identify solutions and resolve problems.
Complete tasks according to project timelines/schedules.
Other duties as assigned.
2+ years experience in analysis and quality testing in software environment, including SDLC experience. (required)
Experience with MS Office Suite. (required)
Excellent verbal and written communication skills and the ability to interact professionally with a diverse group, executives, managers, and subject matter experts. (required)
Ability to work independently and meet deadlines. (required)
Excellent written and communications skills. (required)
Proven interpersonal, analytical, attention to detail/strategy and creative problem solving skills; and
the ability to work on multiple projects and set priorities. (required)
Experience with SharePoint 2010. (desired)