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Quality Assurance Analyst in Miramar, FL at Vaco

Date Posted: 5/29/2018

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Job Description

Scope of work:The QA Analyst provides the means and also the measures for testing all the aspects of a software solution, both functionally and technically, in order to meet the requirements and overall quality for the intended use of the solution. The Analyst is responsible for creating an end-to-end test plan; executing the plan and managing all activities in the plan to ensure that all the objectives are met and that the solution works as expected. The solution should be tested in terms of functionality, performance, reliability/ stability and compatibility with other legacy and / or external systems. This position employs testing and collaboration with technical peers to accomplish assignments. Familiarity with Agile and DevOps methodology is highly desirable.

Required skills/competencies:* Execute Quality Assurance activities to ensure system standards and user requirements are met
* Write, manage and execute test plans
* Design, write, and execute test cases and test scenarios
* Leverage HP Application Lifecycle Management, JIRA, SQL and other testing tools in the execution Quality Assurance activities
* Gain understanding of operating environment, business processes and application functionality
* Experience with Mobile testing on different platforms and operating systems
* Experienced with use of test tools used in the DevOps environment
* Author the Test Suite - test scenarios and test cases traceable to requirements in order to validate the application deliverables
* Validate data and reports using SQL and other tools (where needed)
* Report QA metrics and testing status
* Identify, document and track issues found during testing
* Coordinate with developers and project team members to triage and resolve issues
* Participate and occasionally lead discussions in team meetings
* Contribute to performance testing tasks

Preferred Skills:* Working knowledge of Quality testing and business process analysis, concepts, practices and procedures in the Agile / DevOps environment. Ability to demonstrate a certain
degree of creativity combined with analysis, critical thinking and problem solving skills
* Proven ability to collaborate with technical peers and business partners
* Capable of working independently and as part of a team. May assist and guide junior staff as necessary
* Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Preferred Education:* Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience
* 3- 7 years of experience in the field or in a related area

Required Certifications:

Maximum hours:1000

Background checks required:SSN verification
5 year statewide criminal
US Citizens
No candidates through third party companies.
All candidates must be your W-2 or 1099 employees

Travel Required:No