IT QA Analyst


Phoenix, AZ

Industry: Government & Non-Profit


5 - 7 years

Posted 10 days ago

  by    Hardik Patel


The Quality Assurance Analyst's role will gather and analyze data in support of business cases, proposed projects, and systems requirements. This will include writing test plans and scripts for tracking defects and fixes in product development, software application development, information systems, and operations systems. The QA Analyst will apply proven analytical and problem-solving skills to help validate IT processes through careful testing in order to maximize the benefit of business investments in IT initiatives.



Create and execute test plans and scripts that

will determine optimal application performance according to specifications.


Verify and revise quality assurance standards as



Ensure that testing activities allow

applications to meet business requirements and systems goals, fulfill end-user

requirements, and identify existing or potential issues.


Collaborate with software/systems personnel in

application testing, such as system, unit, regression, load, and acceptance

testing methods.


Make recommendations for improvement of

applications to programmers and software developers or engineers.


Communicate test progress, test results, and

other relevant information to project stakeholders and management.


Test any new software to ensure integration into

company systems meets functional requirements, system compliance, and technical



Analyze formal test results in order to discover

and report any defects, bugs, errors, configuration issues, and

interoperability flaws.


Assist in the development of change control

processes, practices, and guidelines for new and existing technologies.


Participate in developing, distributing, and

coordinating in-depth end-user reviews for modified and new systems or



Cultivate and disseminate knowledge of quality

assurance best practices.

Requirements (Technical):

* 5+ Years of experience in functional, integration and acceptance testing processes and strategy


Proven record of driving QA strategy and

unification of QA processes across organization.


Strong knowledge of system testing best

practices and methodologies


Demonstrate a clear understanding of statistical

QA approach, QA Processes and Methodology


Proven success with integration testing with

software as a service (SAAS)


Ability to quickly grasp technical concepts and

develop the appropriate test approach quickly is essential.


Experience in cross platform testing is



Experience with Selenium products for automation

testing required.


Experience with VSTS or TFS required.


Familiar with security testing and accessibility

testing of web applications ideal.


$100K - $150K