QA Analyst

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  • Location:

    Orlando, Florida

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Job ref:

    338464

  • Published:

    2 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 MONTHS

  • Expiration date:

    08/22/2021

  • Start date:

    ASAP

Job Summary:

Signature Consultants is looking for a QA Analyst to work on a contract position with one of our clients located in Orlando, FL. The Software Quality Assurance Analyst maintains responsibility for writing and executing the test plan, translating business requirements into executable tests and generating test results to determine the production readiness of new software and software patches. He/she should effectively communicate with development, management, and the test teams to insure business requirements have been met and all QA software release documents have been generated.

Responsibilities:

  • Review projects with teams members on a daily basis for test ability

  • Conduct test case reviews to ensure business requirement coverage

  • Create and maintain requirement and test case trace ability using HP ALM

  • Author test scenarios and test cases utilizing use cases, wireframes and business requirements

  • Execute functional, integration and regression test

  • Identify, confirm and report defects in an understandable and reproducible way

  • Analyze test results looking for defect trends

  • Integrate new functional test into the regression test set

  • Identify repeatable test steps and flag for test component creation

  • Create repeatable test components using HP ALM

  • Proactively escalates issues, problems, and status to management

  • Track and monitor assigned projects

  • Proactively offer testing and QA process improvement recommendations

  • Provide accurate and complete test documentation and reports in a timely manner

  • Effectively prioritize and execute tasks in a high pressure environment

  • Research tools, methods and technology trends to support testing objectives


Required Technical Skills:

  • Minimum of 2+ years experience in a software QA/QC environment

  • Minimum of1+ years experience with web based application testing

  • Experienced in functional test design, execution, and analysis

  • Thorough understanding of development and testing life cycles (SDLC/STLC)

  • Knowledge of industry standard test practices and strategies

  • Experience developing test data

  • Ability to communicate using both technical and non-technical "layman's" terms to an audience

  • Ability to execute pre-written SQL scripts

  • Experience with browser compatibility testing


Required Education:

  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Computer Science, Management Information Systems, Applied Mathematics


Other Key Qualifications:

  • Excellent analytical and organizational skills with strict attention to detail

  • Creativity in proactively developing approaches to problems and recommending actions to management, or implementing the recommendations

  • Highly motivated self-starter with the ability to work independently

  • Strong team player, willingness to do whatever it takes to complete assignments on time with quality

  • Excellent communication skills, both written and oral


Preferred Skills:

  • QAI, ISTQB, CSTP, CSTAS, CTFL or CTAL Certification

  • Experience with HP Quality Center or the HP ALM test suite

  • Experience with Point of Sale (POS) systems

  • Experience working in an Agile environment

  • Experience with mobile application testing across multiple technologies such as, but not limited to; J2ME, Blackberry, Android, Symbian, .NET Technology

  • Knowledge of restaurant operations a plus

About Signature Consultants, LLC

Headquartered in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Signature Consultants was established in 1997 with a singular focus: to provide clients and consultants with superior staffing solutions. For the ninth consecutive year, Signature was voted as one of the "Best Staffing Firms to Work For" and is now the 14th largest IT staffing firm in the United States (source: Staffing Industry Analysts). With 28 locations throughout North America, Signature annually deploys thousands of consultants to support, run, and manage their clients' technology needs. Signature offers IT staffing, consulting, managed solutions, and direct placement services. For more information on the company, please visit www.sigconsult.com. Signature Consultants is the parent company to Hunter Hollis and Madison Gunn.

EEO Employer

Signature Consultants is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate or allow discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical conditions), age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, genetic information, registered domestic partner status, marital status, disability, status as a crime victim, protected veteran status, political affiliation, union membership, or any other characteristic protected by law. Signature will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at or 888.838.1020.