Randstad Software Test Analyst in Jacksonville, Florida
Software Test Analyst
salary:$30 - $37 per hour
date posted:Thursday, May 17, 2018
job type:Temp to Perm
industry:Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
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.
- 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.
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.