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Automation Tester in Tampa, FL at NextGen

Date Posted: 2/15/2018

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Job Description

The QA Analyst holds responsibility for the analysis of specifications as well as the environment / systems into which changes are to be made to create detailed testing requirements and the task of testing with the intent of detecting defects in software by contrasting a computer program's expected results with its actual results for a given set of inputs.

  • The candidate will be conducting Automation testing using Selenium

  • Possess in-depth knowledge of the tools and processes required by the role

  • Function in complex environments with minimal direction, solid individual performance while partnering with others. Work well through self-directed effort

  • Share knowledge in area of expertise, may provide technical assistance to resolve operating issues

  • Analysis of specifications and the environment / systems affected by proposed changes to identify what needs to be tested for successful integration and what entities will need to be involved in establishing test requirements and provide approval for implementation

  • Test software to ensure proper operation and freedom from defects

  • Carry out various methods of testing including manual, batch and automated to test application/infrastructure changes and correlate them to the business solution

  • Utilize established processes and tools in the creation of test plans and test cases, set up data and track defects

  • Validation of test results, proactively explain and work through variances

  • Validation of test results (manual or automated scripts)

  • Report progress on problem resolution to management

  • Contribute to the identification and implementation of process improvements


  • 5+ years experience

  • Solid understanding of the QA role and associated testing principles and testing requirements including compliance with audit control points

  • Automation

  • Selenium, would look at other automated testing experience other than Selenium

  • Ability to quickly develop a basic understanding of the technical details of the application(s) / system(s) they are testing as well as correlate that activity to the solution and the business it supports

  • Ability to translate high level or vague specifications into clear and detailed testing requirements

  • Ability to design and create test plans, test cases, complex test data and scripts (including automated scripts) along with execution, documentation and proactively follow up on results; and/or support QA environments

  • Demonstrated strong technical and analytical skills

  • Ability to adapt in a dynamic work environment, learn quickly and solve problems

  • Demonstrated ability to work on medium sized and cross functional projects

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills, Strong time management skills, ability to work well in a diverse environment

  • Understanding of software development methodology

  • General PC knowledge including working knowledge of Microsoft application software (i.e., Word, Excel)

  • Ability to work a flexible schedule to accommodate business needs


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