Randstad Software Test Analyst in Jacksonville, Florida

Software Test Analyst

job details:

  • location:Jacksonville, FL

  • salary:$30 - $37 per hour

  • date posted:Thursday, May 17, 2018

  • job type:Temp to Perm

  • industry:Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services

  • reference:621651

job description

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RANDSTAD TECHNOLOGIES IS SEEKING CANDIDATES FOR A CONTRACT TO HIRE OPPORTUNITY IN CINCINNATI, OH.

CANDIDATES MUST ABLE TO WORK WITH NO SPONSORSHIP NOW OR IN THE FUTURE.

AUTOMATION TESTER

  • Creates and maintains the processes of the division's quality program. Also provides consulting for software development or operations processes, quality practices, quality audits and software measurements to product development or operations teams within the division and to clients.

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Develops, maintains and upgrades Manual or Automated test scripts, utilities, simulators, data sets and other programmatic test tools required to execute test plans.

  • Writes clear and precise defect reports as required for identified software defects and functional defects based on testing results

  • Perform usability testing for total system performance, reliability, scalability, and security.

  • Effectively communicates testing activities and findings in oral and written forms.

  • Controls and manages own daily test activities.

  • Provides internal quality assurance.

  • Supports test lead to identify risks and develops mitigation strategies.

  • Organizes and maintains the test script library.

  • Performs other related duties as assigned.

EDUCATION

Bachelor's degree or the equivalent combination of education, training, or work experience.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES

  • Knowledge of methods, tools, and technology used in software testing

  • Experience HP Quality Center and JIRA

  • Knowledge of SQL with a demonstrated ability to write complex queries to be used for data validation and troubleshooting

  • API testing experience preferred

  • Scripting experience required for automation work

  • Knowledge of Python is a plus

  • Knowledge and use of quality management methods, tools, and technology used to create and support defect-free, application software that meets the needs of the client/business partner

  • Knowledge of the basic principles, processes, phases and roles of application development methodologies

  • Knowledge of primary database engines with a demonstrated ability to write complex queries to be used for data validation and troubleshooting

  • Knowledge of object-oriented development tools, techniques, and principles with expertise in at least one object-oriented language

  • Knowledge of functions, features, and components of existing and planned operating systems and applications

  • Skill in understanding and focusing on the clients' needs

  • Skill in analysis, solid decision-making and problem-solving

  • Ability to work in an agile development environment where developers and testing personnel work closely together to ensure requirements are met or exceeded

  • Ability to deliver results under pressure

  • Ability to demonstrate interpersonal and team building skills, working with technical and non-technical individuals

  • Ability to communicate effectively verbally and in writing

  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with employees, clients, vendors and public

  • Intermediate professional role requiring moderate skills with high level of proficiency. Develops and implements solutions that require analysis and research. Works on small to large, complex projects that require increased skill in multiple technical environments. Possesses knowledge in a specific business area. Works on one or more projects as a team member or occasionally as a project lead. May coach more junior technical staff. Works under general supervision with latitude for independent judgment. May consult with senior peers on certain projects. Typically requires four (4) or more years of demonstrated experience in software testing.