Job Description
Job Title QA Tester / Analyst
Requirement ID 659485
Begin Date 12/7/12
Duration 6-12 Months
Location Jacksonville,  FL 32256
Other Location
The ideal candidate for this intermediate level position is an individual that has the intellect, drive, and desire to extend their current software quality assurance and testing experience.  This person is involved in select phases of strategic projects including identifying, documenting, preparing, executing, and implementing testing strategies for medium and large-scale applications.
  • Attend requirements/design reviews and provide feedback on new/enhanced Software Business Requirements and High Level Designs
  • Create and frame test scenarios/cases that emulate real-world business activities and operations in a controlled test environment
  • Based on framed scenarios, write and manually execute detailed functional and regression test cases using documented functional and technical requirements
  • Conduct manual testing, defect identification, defect and test execution reporting, and retesting of assigned enhancements and defect fixes
  • Develop and execute formal test plans to ensure the quality delivery of software applications
  • Develop and create reusable test data, and employing test strategies so as to minimize test collisions and maximum test efficiency
  • Conduct all types of testing (smoke, functional, disaster recovery, system/regression) to validate system performs as expected
  • Validate web services requests/responses perform as expected
  • Write and use SQL to validate expected data conditions and/or test results
  • Provide on-call production support for application releases and hot fixes
  • Minimum 4 years of experience as a Software Quality Assurance Analyst (or equivalent IT role)
  • Bachelor's degree (preferably in Software Engineering, Information Systems or Computer Science area), or comparable equivalent work experience
  • Experience performing manual testing and web services testing
  • Knowledge and/or work experience in a structured software development life cycle methodologies, developing medium to large-scale applications
  • Strong analytical skills to evaluate information gathered; along with excellent problem solving skills
  • High affinity for attention to detail, and ability to assimilate input from various technical, product, and business sources into end-to-end testing scenarios with detailed instructions and steps
  • Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, Visio, Powerpoint) required
  • Strong interpersonal skills are required, as the successful candidate will interface with a wide range of groups, ability to raise issues/questions, resolve conflicts, and build relationships across the organization
  • Must possess a proven ability to complete detailed assignments accurately in a timely fashion
  • Must have demonstrated excellence in oral and written communication
  • Ability to work both independently as well as in cross-functional teams
  • Ability to work some weekends without conflicts
  • Passion for problem identification and resolution, and a desire to improve the customer’s experience
  • Experience with web services testing (SoapUI)
  • Experience using IBM/Rational Quality Manager and/or Functional Tester
  • Programming and/or database knowledge (including XML, SQL, familiarity with database schema, and database concepts)
  • Mortgage and/or mortgage default industry experience
  • CSTE, ISTQB, or comparable testing certification
Required Skills Quality Assurance
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