The Senior QA Analyst will oversee both manual and automated testing processes and the development of Quality Assurance standards within the organization our enterprise Technology Management Office (TMO). This position will also play an active role in review of business requirements and functional specifications to identify and define QA test requirements and plans.
Existing Technology Platform:
: Operating Systems/Environment: Windows Server
: Database Systems/Database Tools: SQL Server 2008 R2, Basic T-SQL Skills, Familiarity with SSRS
: Frameworks/SDLs/Methodology: .Net 4.0 Framework, Traceability Matrix, Test Case Methodology
: QA/Testing - Approaches, Applications: .Net Applications, System Development Methodology (SDM), MS Project
: Development Management Applications: TFS (Team Foundation Server), Deploy web apps using MSI
o TFS test Automation experience is a must
o Familiar with TFS automated builds.
Key Duties Include:
: Must be able to influence change.
: Defining and enforcing minimum testing standards, working closely with IT teams to support testing strategies and activities.
: Improving development standards and making recommendation on development methodologies
: Actively conduct all aspects of the testing lifecycle and maintain communication with analysts, developers and users in support of all testing cycles.
: Ownership of the automated test management toolset.
: Create and execute automated test cases and end-to-end integration tests.
: Creating test plans on new implementations and upgrades.
: Communicate test progress, test results, and other relevant information to project stakeholders and management.
: Analyze formal test results in order to discover and report any defects, bugs, errors, configuration issues, and interoperability flaw.
: Cultivate and disseminate knowledge of quality assurance best practices.
: Project management, implementation and support for a load testing solution
Qualifications & Skills:
: College diploma or university degree in software engineering, computer science, or equivalent work experience
: At least five years direct experience as a senior tester for major application integration and/or major application product release
: Strong QA testing experience and testing methodologies
: Experience using automated testing software
: Ability to write and execute QA test plans/test cases
: Highly analytical and detail oriented, with strong problem-solving skills
: Strong knowledge of software development lifecycle
: Excellent written and oral communication skills, time management skills with the ability to multi-task and work independently, without