The SQAA will work primarily with the Solution Delivery and IT Services Development teams closely with expectations to apply thorough testing practices for applications, products and client systems. Developing and documenting test plans, test cases and test execution are essential aspects of this position.
PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Creation of standard test procedures from varying system-requirements documents.
Executes test procedures manually, evaluates test execution and verifies results of tests.
Reviews and reworks tests as needed.
Documents testing procedures for re-use and continuous improvement efforts.
Develop standards for quality control and testing, ensuring that Allant IT systems and development work is delivered in a confident, minimal defect manner.
Logs defects proactively and makes recommendations for process improvements.
Exhibits the ability to assimilate new information and develop knowledge of the system being tested.
Has demonstrated use of automated software testing tools.
Work in a team environment and establish productive cross departmental relationships.
Meets specified deadlines and is a consummate professional.
EDUCATION, TRAINING, AND EXPERIENCE
5 or more years working in an ETL testing experience,
8+ years of QA experience.
Intermediate to Advanced hands on experience in SQL, Perl, UNIX scripting (Microsoft testing is not the right fit).
Must have several years of manual testing experience.
Must be hands-on and dig into the test cases.
Contemporary experience with, and training in, technical testing practices.
Sound experience in Technical development environment and ability to test complex business applications.
Experience and knowledge in the field of Marketing Solutions a plus.
Bachelor's degree, with a technology major (preferred) or equivalent work experience.
Education requirement: Bachelor’s Degree plus 8 or more years of relative hands on QA experience OR Master’s Degree plus 5 years of relative hands on QA experience.
Familiarity with one or more automated testing tools, as there may be automated testing at times.
Agile project management environment experience using JIRA as a QA project management tool.
Understanding of formal testing procedures, practices and methodologies.