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IT – QA /Testing Lead in Sunset Hills, MO at NextGen

Date Posted: 1/10/2019

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Job Requirements
Education Level Bachelor's Degree
Years Experience: 6-9 years
• Based in the Ameren Sunset Hills, MO Office the Testing/QA Lead position reports to the Supervisor of Process and QA for Digital Field Experience program and consists of the following essential job functions:
• Responsible for leading the GIS program testing effort involving multiple applications in support of a major corporate initiative spanning several different business lines.
• Must be experienced in all phases of testing for both Agile and Waterfall SDLC.
• Provide oversite into all aspects of quality assurance including the establishment of key metrics, application of industry best practices and implementation of new tools and processes to ensure quality goals are met.
• Lead and mentor other QA team members and contracting resources.
• Develop and execute test scripts, cases, plans and procedures with the expectation that over time this individual will develop a strong knowledge of GIS business processes and applications.
• Work with development teams to ensure quality and stability of software releases.
• Assist in test data preparation, development of meaningful test scenarios and plans across multiple environments.
• Strive to optimize the QA process by automating the work where possible.

• Four or more years of experience directly related to software testing and QA required.
• Seven or more years of experience working with the System Development Life Cycle (Waterfall, Iterative or Agile methodology) as either a Business Analyst or QA Tester preferred.
• Bachelor's Degree from an accredited University in Computer Science, Management Information Systems, Mathematics, or related degree in Engineering, Business, Computer or Science is required.
• Proficiency working with Microsoft Office Visio, Excel, and Word required.
• Experience with test management tools such as QTest or Microfocus/HPQC/HPALM or others preferred.
• Experience with GIS systems preferred.