QA Test Planner

  • location: Charlotte, NC
  • type: Contract
  • salary: $32 - $47 per hour
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QA Test Planner

job summary:
Work stream test planning is a central role that acts as a liaison between various teams, including vendors, to oversee all testing deliverables and activities for large, highly complex projects. This individual will plan test execution resources, estimates and allocations, provide test reporting and metrics, provide cross line of business/cross CIO testing management and ensure process and methodology alignment to enterprise test standards.

location: Charlotte, North Carolina
job type: Contract
salary: $32 - 47 per hour
work hours: 9am to 5pm
education: Bachelors
  • Performing complex analysis of business requirements and system specifications to drive test timelines and deliverables
  • Partnering with business and development teams to create detailed test strategies and acceptance criteria
  • Defining high level end to end testing scenarios/data flows for test planners and testers to follow
  • Coordinating and supporting SIT/UAT testing and defect triage across integrated functional testing, automation and stress, performance and load teams
  • Facilitating test support requirements including test data, test IDs and test environment readiness
  • Identifying testing dependencies & risks with requirements, scope, and application availability as well as understanding dependencies between testing teams
  • Utilizing technical and functional knowledge of applications and enterprise standards to evaluate and resolve complex testing risks/issues and manages through resolution
  • Reviewing testing results summary certification and driving the approvals process
  • oServe as a mentor to less experienced staff, and assist in the development of testing skills for all team members
  • Providing communication to project stakeholders
  • Logs, tracks, and verifies resolution of software and specification defects. Documents all phases of QA process. Directs and serves as a mentor to less experienced staff
  • Central POC for testing needs for the Applications (or product scrum teams) they cover - detailed sizing, estimating, backlog grooming, test scenario review
  • Provide input for Program-wide Test Strategy including application impacts across workstreams and coordinating test executions
  • Provide input for Test Strategy, including application information to support end to end testing scenarios
  • Responsible for the delivery and compliancy of the Application Test Plan
  • Demonstrated ability to interact effectively with a variety of contacts including mid to senior level managers
  • Responsible for the complete testing of all requirements included in the application FSD or User Stories
  • Define application data conditioning needs; create and submit the data request
  • Assist UAT team to create and submit data requests based on their needs
  • Gather and collect application information for test results summary
  • Responsible for execution/facilitation of application testing
  • Responsible for the management of test execution resources assigned to their applications (or product scrum teams)
  • Will manage application defect resolution
  • Will work with the Application Business Owner to ensure successful execution of the application UAT
  • Responsible for the timely raising of issues and risks to the Test Coordinator and/or Test Manager
  • Responsible for the resolution of issues within their own test team

  • 7+ years IT quality assurance and systems/application testing experience.
  • MUST HAVE -- agile/scrum and automation
  • Understanding and experience with large scale (long term) projects that may contain multiple components and release milestones
  • Candidate would be experienced with testing tools such as ALM, Version One and/or JIRA and artifact creation/review
  • Working with offshore testers and will require requirement review, daily/weekly reporting, defect triage, and artifact submission
  • Working knowledge or experience with one or more of the following:

    • ETL testing
    • CDV testing
    • Web Services/SOAP UI testing
    • UX testing
    • BPM testing
    • Batch testing
    • Version 1 Use of Test Storyboards

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