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Quality Assurance Analyst

SUMMARY: 

We currently have an exciting opportunity for an IT Quality Assurance Analyst to join our team.  As a member of the IT QA team, you would be responsible for testing and validating developed applications and systems in support of business operations.  You would prepare test plans, write test cases and tests developed components to ensure that the software behavior complies with customer requirements.  The QA Analyst ensures project activities and deliverables meet internal QA standards and adhere to established processes, and are completed on-time and on-budget. 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Collaborate with QA and IT partners to review and clarify the scope of delivery and business requirements for the application being tested and customer deliverables.
  • Contribute to defining a test approach/strategy for the application or customer deliverable.
  • Collaborate with QA and IT partners to review and clarify the scope of delivery and business requirements for the application being tested and customer deliverables.
  • Assist in authoring the test suite, i.e. test scenarios and test cases traceable to requirements in order to validate the application or customer deliverables.
  • Prepare the test data for approved test cases.
  • Test execution of business applications, online applications, document processing capability, and reporting deliverables.
  • Validate data and reports using SQL and other tools.
  • Identify, document and track issues found during testing.
  • Coordinate with developers and project team members to triage and resolve issues.
  • Escalate risks that will directly impact project timelines and deliverables.
  • Assist in deployment verification of applications or customer deliverables.
  • Update status of assigned project tasks and time reporting duties.
  • Work closely with QA team members on prioritization of tasks.

EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Management Information Systems, Computer Science, or technical area.

MINIMUM EXPERIENCE, KNOWLEDGE, SKILL AND ABILITY REQUIREMENTS:

  • 3+ years of QA and Testing experience.
  • Strong working knowledge of different types of testing and Quality Assurance and Testing best practices.
  • Proven ability to reconcile testing requirements with business requirements.
  • Strong experience with Waterfall, Agile/Scrum and other software development methodologies.
  • Proficient in database concepts and testing using SQL with Microsoft SQL Server or other database platforms.
  • Concise and effective written and verbal skills to communicate with internal partners (e.g., IT business analysts, IT developers, program managers) and other project stakeholders.
  • A positive and flexible individual with a successful history of working in a fast-paced, client-focused, and dynamic environment.
  • Passion for quality and great attention to detail.

OTHER REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Professional Certification such as CAST, CSTE, CMST, etc
  • Knowledge of the assessment industry and technology industry standards (e.g., XML, SIF, APIP, or QTI) is a strong advantage.

 

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