QA Analyst

  • location: Quincy, MA
  • type: Contract
  • salary: $35 - $40 per hour
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job description

QA Analyst

job summary:
Candidates should be prepared to make an immediate impact within the QA Team and contribute to building awareness of testing value. In addition to developing test scenarios, candidates will need to interface with Subject Matter Experts (SMEs), Business Analysts, Business End - User Testers, Developers and other key stakeholders throughout the organization.

 
location: Quincy, Massachusetts
job type: Contract
salary: $35 - 40 per hour
work hours: 9am to 5pm
education: Bachelors
 
responsibilities:
Job Responsibilities:

  • Define the testing objectives
  • Define the scope of the testing effort
  • Define the testing approach
  • Identify and meet the key milestone dates
  • Organize the testing effort and lead team members (when needed)
  • Define testing roles and responsibilities within the team (when needed)
  • Define testing documentation
  • Define the business processes to be tested
  • Identify the systems functionality to be tested
  • Identify the systems interfaces to be tested
  • Write detailed QA Test Plans and detailed test scenario scripts.
  • Create data required for positive, negative and regression testing
  • Write and maintain defect /Issues Log
  • Create testing progress reports
  • Create and maintain a Testing Results Matrix to determine if all functional/business requirements have been tested
  • Test all Functional/Business Requirements
  • Test multiple components or applications to ensure the integrity of data and functionality among these separate components
  • Test system/application navigation
  • Evaluate overall performance (when needed)
  • Re-test fixes and update Bug/Issues Log and Testing Results Matrix
  • Perform Regression testing to discover any adverse effects on other functionalities
  • Perform Stress testing and Load testing (when needed)
  • Be familiar with Usability and Accessibility testing objectives
  • Assist during User Acceptance testing
  • Assist the Training Department
  • Assist with post-production implementation testing
  • Working knowledge of Waterfall, Iterative and Agile/Scrum methodologies
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Test Manager or similar testing tool.
  • Experience with automated testing.
  • Support the project in any way needed
 
qualifications:
Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent.
  • A minimum of 5 years' experience in Software Quality Assurance Testing.
  • Familiar with both Waterfall, Iterative Development and Agile Methodologies.
  • Knowledge of Windows, Web based and MS Access applications.
  • Experience with Data/Messaging Exchange between systems.
  • Basic understanding of SQL and Database Management.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office applications and working knowledge of Industry Tool Sets, such as: Defect Management Applications, Modeling and automated testing tools.
  • Knowledge of the Software Development Lifecycle with an emphasis on Software Test Procedures, Techniques and Best Practices.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, with an ability to interact in a collaborative environment with all project members and stakeholders.
  • Ability to perform and achieve objectives in a fast paced environment.
  • QA Certification is a plus.
 
skills:
  • A minimum of 5 years' experience in Software Quality Assurance Testing.
  • Familiar with both Waterfall, Iterative Development and Agile Methodologies.
  • Knowledge of Windows, Web based and MS Access applications.

Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

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