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QA Lead in Fenton, MO at NextGen

Date Posted: 3/5/2018

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    Fenton, MO
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Job Description

Basic Purpose
Plans and conducts comprehensive tests to support multiple project initiatives.
Utilizes commercial testing tools, open source testing tools, and/or creates and maintains any customized testing tools for effective automated integration, system, or regression testing.

Conducts integration and system testing on multiple client projects based upon project schedules and testing guidelines and ensuring quality, timeliness and cost-effectiveness of the support and delivery of those products and services.
Gathers and reports status and metrics to assess the ongoing quality and profitability of the solutions delivered and for the overall success of the vendor relationship or alliance.
Acts as Quality Assurance Project Lead with interfaces to Internal and External Client Teams.

Job Responsibiliies:
Designs, develops, and executes automated test cases using test plans and project/functional specifications.
Designs and develops and test plans with project/functional specifications. Leads the defined QA Test team in the development of automated test cases and automation frameworks
Analyze and evaluate testing tools for use by the QA Automation Team Mentor and collaborate with other testers in test procedures, process and best practices Investigates and reports any defects encountered diligently, promptly, and accurately, using standard defect tracking tools.
Ensures the clarity of requirements for development, integration, and testing. Performs both new functionality and regression tests; identifies, analyzes and reports issues for follow-up.
Acts as a single point of contact for Internal Client Project Teams.
Performs other duties, responsibilities, and projects as assigned.

Will be a mix of .net unit test creation for automation and manual execution; No Selenium is required.
Needs to be technical minded, with development experience.
(1) Proven demonstration of automation testing and automation strategies
(2) Experience with SOA principles
(3) Experience with REST and SOAP
(3) Experience with the Microsoft Stack
(4) Experience with Microsoft Test Manager
(5) Experience with SSIS and SQL Server
(6) Experience in agile/scrum development methodology
(7) Familiarity with Software Development Life cycle (SDLC) and testing process

(1) Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, a related field, or software test related experience/knowledge/certification.
(2) Seven or more years of software testing/programming experience in a professional software development environment.
(3) Experience with Business and Quality Assurance Testing Process Models.
(4) A passion for technology and the ability to work and learn in a rapidly changing environment is a must.
(5) Must be able to prioritize and manage multiple tasks, define problems, and develop a means or method to resolve them.
(6) Strong attentions to detail with proven verbal and written communication skills are essential.
(7) Ability to work independently or within a team environment.