Lead Programmer Analyst in Parsippany, NJ

Avacend, Inc.   •  

Parsippany, NJ 07054

Industry: Technical Services


Not Specified years

Posted 56 days ago

Job Description

The successful candidate establishes plans and objectives for the

Quality Assurance(QA) team, leads and creates test resources, assets

and artifacts, and ensures resources are effectively utilized for meeting

business goals.

This position serves as a technical resource and

provides expertise in key business functions and supporting

technologies. This candidate will drive team results, including quality

and timeliness of work, and collaborates with management to plan,

coordinate, schedule, and manage QA projects often leading the

improvement of work procedures and processes. This position requires

a comprehensive knowledge of technical skills, principles, practices,

and procedures of testing methodologies, as well as working

knowledge in test automation and tools. Must be familiar with QA

DevOps practices. Strong communication skills both verbally and in

writing are a must.

Coordinates QA functions across testing phases to maintain project

timelines, prioritize work & achieve project objectives. Develops

approach & artifacts for various test types and methodologies esp.

agile, SaaS & waterfall. Monitors project timelines & resource

allocation. Hands on experience with automation script development,

pref API & Burp Suite. Build advanced SQL queries/scripts for test data

setup & verification. Provides testing expertise; develops test plans &

strategies. Leads test efforts for multiple projects & provides technical

solutions. Creates, reviews & approves test artifacts to ensure quality

of testing efforts. Evaluates test outcomes to identify & implement

process improvements and automation opportunities. Demonstrates

ability to adjust plans to meet project deliverables. Identifies,

documents & communicates project risks. Ensures proper test

coverage & aids in the development of test metrics. Records &

analyzes test results; reports issues and/or risks.

Required Skills

Exceptional communications skills, ability to analyze processes, make

recommendations, as well develop and improve test strategy and

artifacts. Able to build strategic relationships with project team to

ensure effective integration between functions.

SQL Programming - Advanced

Microsoft Team Foundational Server (TFS) - Advanced

Soap UI - Intermediate

Microsoft Office - Advanced

HP Quality Center (QC) - Advanced

HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT) - Intermediate

Selenium - Intermediate

Valid Through: 2019-11-12