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Title: QA Analyst
Hiring Organization: Connexion Systems & Engineering
Our client is seeking: QA Analyst
QA Analyst would be involved in the entire software development lifecycle to ensure the quality of final products. S/He works closely with Project Managers, BA, Development Teams, business partners, QA Lead and vendor partners to understand the technology solutions and testing scope designed and implemented by our IT and/or vendor partners. The QA Analyst is ultimately accountable for testing program success and ensuring that all FDA QA requirements are met.
Compensation, Benefits, and Employment Type
- Duration – Contract – 6 months+
- Pay rate: $60-64/hr.
- Job Location: Marlboro, MA
- Job# bh11397
- Date Posted: 5/22/2020
PRIMARY DUTIES and RESPONSIBILITIES:
- Participate in requirement and technical design document reviews to provide feedback and story points
- Work with QA Lead to support creation of detailed test plans.
- Troubleshoot and triage issues. Work with multiple teams to determine root causes.
- Identify discrepancies, record, document thoroughly and track defects.
- Review test results and evaluate for conformance to design.
- Communicate test results and feedback with QA Lead and stakeholders.
- Perform thorough regression testing post code deployment and defect fix.
- Compile test cases and performing system, integration, and end to end testing on projects.
- Estimate level of effort needed to test and complete a task.
- Develop and apply testing processes for new and existing products to meet client needs.
- Work with internal teams to identify system requirements.
- Track quality assurance metrics, such as defect density and open defect counts.
- Ability to work in an agile and waterfall environment.
- Create new and update existing QA documentation.
- Work closely with Development, Business Analysts and Product Owners to ensure project success.
- Work with peers in diverse geographical locations.
- Stay up to date with new testing tools and test strategies.
- Participate in pre- and post-release testing activities.
PRIOR WORK EXPERIENCE:
- Five + years of years quality assurance and testing experience.
- Five + years of experience in creating and executing test scripts; knowledge of software testing methodologies.
- Good understanding of SDLC and QA concepts, metrics analysis, methodologies, and documentations standards.
- Experience working with geographically diverse teams.
- Experience with JIRA and Zephyr.
- Experience with agile and waterfall methodologies.
- Experience in tools such as SOAP UI and Postman.
- Experience with commerce solutions and JD Edwards.
- Good understanding of automation concepts and tools, preferably Selenium experience.
- Strong knowledge of software QA methodologies, tools, and processes.
- Hands on experience in writing clear and comprehensive test plans and test cases.
- Hands on experience with both white box and black box testing.
- Solid knowledge of SQL and scripting.
- Strong data analysis, data verification and proven problem-solving skills.
- Experience working in an agile/scrum/waterfall development process.
- Competency in using all processes and tools required to perform required duties and tasks. JIRA/Zephyr required.
- Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
- Ability to work collaboratively with multiple teams, cross-functional teams to ensure quality throughout the software development lifecycle.
- Ability to work with the business users, understand their needs, and support them through the quality process.
- Proven work experience in software development.
- Proven work experience in software quality assurance.
- Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Business Administration, Engineering, or related discipline
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