Sr Quality Analyst in Santa Barbara, CA at Volt

Date Posted: 5/21/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Job Type:
    Software Testing
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  • Pay Rate
    $90000.0 - $105000.0/Year
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description

As a Senior Quality Analyst, you will be responsible for applying technical, business, and software quality engineering discipline knowledge to formulate test strategies and perform test activities, including the creation and execution of automated tests, estimation, test planning, test case development, risk analysis, test execution, defect management, and test status reporting. You would be expected to learn the business and technical components of an application to appropriately communicate risk and status to project management. You would also work with an agile development group and with peers across the organization to drive test efficiencies, improve frameworks, enhance the enterprise testing process and create/maintain a quality software product.

Major Areas of Responsibility

•        Develops test plans, including test conditions and expected results, test cases, and test scripts.

•        Executes testing, including documentation of test results and defects.

•        Responsible for testing automation, including script development and maintenance.

•        Devise creative and efficient ways to provide automated test coverage for new features.

•        Performs both automated and manual testing

•        Identifies test data requirements and works with other teams as needed to create and maintain test data.

•        Stay up-to-date on software application testing tools and best practices.

•        Supports continuous integration, test driven/behavior driven development, and assists in defect troubleshooting and resolution.

Required Experience and Knowledge

•        Bachelor’s degree in computer science, software engineering, or related field.  

•        5 - 8 years software development and test experience including 5+ years automated software testing in an agile development environment

•        2+ years’ experience with TestComplete automated testing platform.

•        Expertise with test planning and execution as well as related testing tools

•        Experience executing the regression and performance testing for packaged releases on a defined schedule timeline

•        Experience executing testing scenarios focused on quality assurance of development and support changes in  ERP or similar integrated enterprise application.

•        Experience with automated testing platforms (Selenium, Jmeter, SoapUI)

•        Experience with continuous integration tools (Bamboo, Jenkins, etc.)

•        Experience with version control systems / bug tracking tools (svn, GIT, JIRA, etc.)

•        Proficient with databases, strong knowledge of SQL

•        Experience with test case management system

•        Experience writing scripts using shell scripts or VB Script

•        Programming language (C, C#, JavaScript etc.)

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