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QA Tester in Maryland Heights, MO at NextGen

Date Posted: 2/9/2019

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Job Description

QA Tester

Opportunity Overview

IS Quality Assurance (QA) is responsible for supporting the high-quality delivery of systems that enable our 17,000 branch offices to deeply serve our clients. QA partners with associates across the firm at various levels to define testing strategies and comprehensive test plans as well as manage the execution of those plans, including the defect cycle.

We're looking for Quality Assurance Tester experienced in software QA methodologies, tools and processes to join our Quality Assurance Organization. Successful candidates are expected to be detail-oriented, self-motivated and have the ability to thrive in a fast paced, deadline driven environment.

Responsibilities:

  • Perform regression, smoke and ad-hoc testing on new and existing features
  • Write and maintain clear, concise and comprehensive test plans and test cases
  • Execute test cases (manual or automated) and analyze results
  • Record & report defects and errors with clear detailed description to development teams
  • Help troubleshoot issues
  • Send daily and weekly reports with progress
  • Provide time estimates to team and assist in scheduling
  • Liaise with internal teams
  • Contribute to organizational initiatives as required

Position Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in computer information science or computer science preferred
  • 2 + years of hands-on experiences as a Quality Assurance Tester
  • Experience in QA methodology
  • Strong business and technology aptitude with a willingness and drive to learn and understand business and software solutions
  • Ability to document and troubleshoot errors
  • Working knowledge of test management software (ALM-Quality Center)
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Analytical mind and problem-solving aptitude
  • Strong Organizational skills
  • Familiarity with Agile frameworks and regression testing preferred
  • Experience in project management preferred