QA Analyst | Remote in US only | 6 month contract + | $45/hr in Nashville, TN at Vaco

Date Posted: 9/23/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

As the QA Analyst, your responsibilities include but not limited to:

  • Define, analyze and refine User Story acceptance criteria, and translate those into test cases
  • Participate in Agile ceremonies including Sprint Planning, Backlog Grooming, Sprint Demonstrations and Retrospectives
  • Leverage your understanding of QA methodologies and best practices to design, build and execute unit, functional, integration, and regression test cases
  • Engage the development teams on QA values, principles, and best practices
  • Maintain test case repository to ensure high quality product deliverables; assist with risk, change and dependency management

Your Background:

  • Must be authorized to work in the US for any employer
  • Bachelor's degree from a 4-year college or university or equivalent experience
  • 3-5+ years of manual software testing experience, including in-depth experience in SDLC, Agile, test plan creation, requirements analysis, test case design, and test execution best practices (they use Azure DevOps Tracking)
  • Skilled in diagnosing and solving complex problems and providing detailed technical analysis
  • Detail oriented with ability to critically evaluate information gathered from multiple sources, reconcile conflicts, decompose high-level information into actionable tests, abstract up from low- level information to a more general understanding, and distinguish solution ideas from requirements
  • Ability to work with the vast array of information gathered during story refinement and planning, and to exercise flexibility with changing priorities Associate's

Nice to have:

  • Automation experience

What's in it for you?

  • Remote work (MUST be willing to work central time zone hours)
  • Competitive compensation
  • Benefits + 401K