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QA Analyst in Maple Grove, MN at Vaco

Date Posted: 7/26/2018

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Job Description

Position Summary: The Quality Assurance Analyst II performs analysis, planning and testing of software applications. Employees in this position must have experience in the software development lifecycle and develop an understanding of current products, tools and technologies in order to deliver superior and robust products that meet business needs.

Qualifications required:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, BCIS or related fields or equivalent work-related experience.
  • Requires 3 years of experience in software development, business systems analysis or quality assurance analysis.

Essential functions and responsibilities:

  • Assesses and understands project scope, design, boundaries and interfaces
  • Creates and implements a thorough test plan needed by the project
  • Analyzes business specifications and defines scenarios needed for testing
  • Writes and executes meaningful and relevant test cases
  • Identifies defects, gaps and issues between business specifications and the product being developed
  • Collaborates with the development team in addressing quality issues, defects or risks
  • Understands how a change or additional requirements can affect the system as a whole
  • Reviews and realigns test strategy in the event of any change impacting the project
  • Reports project metrics relating to quality assurance
  • Assists in creating and executing automated test scripts
  • Organizes and synthesizes information received from business or technical teams
  • Participates in meetings and discussions and able to present information in a professional manner
  • Develops personal development plans and demonstrates progress to the established goals
  • Complies and upholds organizational standards