19 days old
2017-11-282017-12-26

UAT Coordinator

Iowa City, IA 52243
  • Job Code
    589359
  • Payrate
    $33 To $38

UAT COORDINATOR


Exciting opportunity for an experienced candidate with a strong background in UAT management within an Agile environment, on a 6 month+ contract basis.


Description:


Responsibilities and Duties


- Development of UAT strategy and process; experience with UAT coordination and continuous improvement within an agile environment; preferably SAFe.


- Generates the UAT Strategy at the component, capability and solution level


- Ensure that test cases are created and executed


- Running and driving the UAT Defects Triage Process


- Defining the UAT Practice, working Closely with QA, and the business units responsible for executing UAT


- Coordinates with Product Manager/Owner and Service Owners on assumptions, business requirements and functional requirements for the team initiative.


- Coordinates UAT at the scrum level, the capability level and the product(s) within the Agile Release Train.


- Assists in building networks of cooperation for successful completion of the implementation.


- Coordinates with Product Manger the definition of success metrics and ensures plan in place to capture sound metrics and coordinates execution thereof.


- Develops, recommends and monitors corrective and preventative actions.


- Ensures initiative quality standards meet those defined by the organization.


- Ensures requirements are supported by planning, conducting and monitoring testing to ensure finished product quality.


- Training and coaching of UAT testers to ensure they understand their role, the specifics of UAT testing and triage process.


- Owns ensuring all stakeholders are identified (internal and external) as it pertains to the UAT area being tested.


- Understands UAT scheduling needs and impacts to UAT and maintains active communication with the UAT testing community.


- Ensures quality activities outcome reports are communicated and included in the initiative documentation; to include sign off for promotion of code to production environments.


- Ensures team members are identified for each area of the business to support UAT; these team members shall write UAT test cases, perform testing and work with QA on disposition of those findings. The UAT coordinator shall ensure management of these activities occurs and meets the needs of the organization.


Qualifications and Skills


- Bachelors of Science or related computer field.


- UAT Management experience - 5 years


- Performed development of UAT strategies at a company level - 5 years


- Quality inspection, auditing and testing experience.


- Product or industry-specific experience.


- Knowledge of tools, concepts and methodologies of Quality Assurance, Project Coordination and Business Analysis for UAT testing.


- Agile / SAFe experience

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  • Information Technology

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