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Job Description:

The QA Tester will aid with all testing and documentation of applications to ensure they are completed in a timely manner within budgetary guidelines mutually agreed upon with project/ delivery manager. The incumbent will be expected to consistently produce high quality results that meet business needs, while assuring the analysis, design, and development are based upon requirements and desired functionality defined by the business and produces quality results that meet business objectives and timelines.

Essential Job Functions:

- Verify & Validate process in terms of activities (testing, code inspection, etc.), methods, tools, etc.

- Develop, maintain, and implement system/UAT testing strategy, test plans, test processes, test scenarios, and test cases based on CMMI standards

- Create test estimation templates, if required

- Identify test cases and those that can be automated

- Create and maintain a business requirement to test result mapping / traceability matrix

- Develop automation scripts for each of the test cases identified for automation

- Train WB staff to use Test automation suites/ products, such as Selenium, UFT, etc., if required

- Document Standards and Guidelines for testing and scripting

- Install guide and user manual for the test automation scripts

- Provide leadership and "best practices" experience for definition and implementation for the process area

- Report to Client project lead/manager

- Provide guidance and support to Project Manager for implementing the defined process

- Provide necessary training to team members

- Reconcile data between source and target systems as part of data migration testing and production cut over

- Communicate with Functional leads, Business/Systems Analysts and Developers to understand/clarify requirements

- Participate in PPQA reviews and audits of project activities and work products to ensure compliance with documented plans, procedures, and standards

- Provide technical information for Change Requests meetings

- Participate in systems requirement reviews and team meetings

- Participate in production support and troubleshooting

- Participate in collection and review of quantitative data related to software testing and development activities for analysis, measurement and reporting

- Identify, report, and manage defects in defect tracking system

- Provide regular updates to the Test/Project Manager

- Provide testing status reports per Project requirements and provide input to the Project Plans and Processes

- Identify and communicate risks/mitigation measures to Project manager

Educational Qualifications and Experience:

- Education: Master's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics or related field with minimum of 5 years of relevant experience or Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics or related field with minimum of 7 years of relevant experience.

Certification Requirements:

- Certification like ISTQB and CSTE (preferred)

Required Skills/Abilities:

- Ability to use collaborative skills to work with product/application teams, database administrators, system administrators, project managers, business and end users

- Ability to use excellent listening and communication skills to surface issues related to the Client unique culture and organizational constraints that could impact how designed procedures work in practice

- High level of maturity to guide and select procedures that add value and comply with CMMI requirements

- Expert understanding of technology environments (most, if not all), such as Microsoft Dynamics CRM, SharePoint, .Net, Java, PEGA BPM, SAP, Web Sphere, App Dynamics, Omniture, etc.


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