We are looking for a Testing Analyst II to work on Macy's Logistics Systems. This job function is responsible for applying expertise in tools and methodologies to develop the requirements, procedures and guidelines for the testing of all technical applications and systems prior to deployment to ensure they are performing according to specifications and free of errors. This includes defining the test plan and strategy, testing environment, scenarios, scripts and data required, executing tests, and reporting on findings. Positions in this function are responsible for organizing the resources necessary to prepare and execute tests and reporting back to the development team on issues to be addressed. This may include automation of testing processes, and the identification and management of testing tools and standards. Experienced QA professional, responsible for designing and leading the test phase of projects including leading more junior QA analysts as appropriate.
MST is the information technology division of Macy's Department Stores. Macy's Inc. is the nation's largest operator of department stores with over 800 stores in 46 states and eCommerce sites at macys.com and bloomingdales.com. MST also supports corporate offices, distribution centers, and credit centers.
If you are looking for a stable IT environment, enjoy being a part of a high-performing team, and meet the following requirements, we are interested in talking to you!
Manages the creation of all project level test plans, detailed test plan, or phase level plans such as component, system, integration or user acceptance test plan
Manages the creation of test cases from requirements documents and other related artifacts
Leads test reviews (e.g. test case review) and signoff on test cases
Identifies risks and issues before they impact the delivery schedule, adhering to all Q4M processes and standards
Drives execution and status reporting for the test phase. Manages and monitor defect reports and work with developers and other project team members to verify resolution
Serves as coach and mentor to more junior QA/testing analysts. Delegates tasks as appropriate
Other duties as assigned
Uses tools & methodologies independently with limited direction
May recommend the acquisition of a tool or new testing technique
Recommends opportunities to automate testing to management
Assesses different options and recommends an approach
Has a strong working knowledge of the QA review and testing process, the ability to design test scenarios and test scripts, including understanding various testing techniques
Has seasoned experience in executing test cases, and in comparing results to requirements to ensure compliance with project objectives
Has developed a broad understanding of the environment at MST, to apply an understanding of the interoperability of systems and technologies to the testing effort
Has experience with defect management tools
Can identify the mission and objectives of the major business functions of a project, and identify the key business processes and metrics within that function
Understands the interoperability of systems, technologies and applications that may have an impact on the QA process
May recommend the acquisition/development of a new testing tool or technique, and may identify opportunities for automation of testing processes
Contributes to a test plan and participates in the planning process for a testing phase of a project
Leads the testing effort of work type 1 or small work type 2 projects
May create and maintain basic checklists of activities to ensure completion
Reports on test results to project team members
Bachelor's Degree preferred and 5-7 years of related experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience
Knowledge of Payables (Accounting and Expense) a plus
HPC knowledge a plus
Macy's is an equal opportunity employer, committed to a diverse and inclusive work environment
Macy's, Inc., with corporate offices in Cincinnati and New York, is one of the US's premier retailers, with fiscal 2014 sales of $28.1...