Quality Assurance Analyst

EPIQ Systems   •  

Phoenix, AZ

5 - 7 years

Posted 279 days ago

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Job Description:

This position works closely with development engineers, business analysts, and other Product Development team members to identify, report, and troubleshoot defects to verify problem fixes in a detailed, efficient, and timely manner.

Job Responsibilities

  • Ensure that new and existing product functionality are reliable, defect free and function as intended
  • Create, document, verify and execute automated component-level to user acceptance test plans and test cases
  • Work closely with business partners and the application development team in eliciting project requirements to create test cases
  • Participate in the development and reporting of test metrics; items such as test confidence and test coverage reports
  • Review requirements specifications and identify gaps and inconsistencies
  • Work closely with development engineers, business analysts, and other QA team members to identify, report, and troubleshoot defects; verify problem fixes in a detailed, efficient, and timely manner
  • Provide leadership among other Quality Assurance Analyst positions; facilitating a lead role in providing direction and working directly with the Product Development Manager.

Qualifications and Skills

  • Knowledge of Quality Assurance methodologies and SDLC
  • Good communication skills (Verbal and Written)
  • Familiar with test automation and software and test management systems
  • Some professional experience with Selenium
  • Prior experience with Server and Client OS based technologies
  • Solid knowledge of Microsoft’s Visual Studio and Team Systems
  • Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Science degree
  • 5+ years’ experience in software Quality Assurance
  • 3+ years’ experience in database testing with the ability to read, write, and execute basic SQL queries
  • 1+ years’ experience working in an Agile software development life cycle methodology
  • Must have at least 3+ years’ experience in the software testing of multi-tier client/server applications
  • Ability to understand software development framework, architecture concepts, and terminology
  • Experience with Microsoft Test Manager
  • Innate project leadership; desires accountability and responsibilities to promote the success of our company
  • Ability to multi-task and work separate projects in a fast paced & dynamic company environment and extremely tight timelines
  • Demonstrated ability to work independently with limited direction or as part of a team

Leadership Competencies

  • Client Focus- Engages with the clients, both internal and external, and their needs as a primary focus; builds a sustaining collaborative and productive relationship with clients; seeks to understand client situations, issues, expectations, etc.; takes appropriate action to meet client needs and address concerns; implements or utilizes methods to monitor and evaluate client feedback; appropriately meets client needs without jeopardizing business outcomes or results.
  • Results Oriented- Sets stretch goals for personal accomplishment and works tenaciously to achieve those goals; acts with a sense of urgency; takes the initiative on actions; establishes metrics to monitor progress and measure success; maintains focus by avoiding or overcoming roadblocks.
  • Integrity - Behaves in an honest, fair and ethical manner; shows consistency in words and actions; does what he/she commits to doing; respects the confidentiality of information or concerns shared by others; is honest and forthright with people; carries his/her fair share of the workload; takes responsibility for own mistakes.
  • Entrepreneurial Orientation - Proposes innovative business opportunities/ideas to customers and business partners; encourages and supports entrepreneurial behavior in others; demonstrates willingness to take calculated risks to achieve business goals.
  • Decisiveness - The ability to make well informed, effective, and timely decisions even when data is limited or solutions produce unpleasant consequences; perceives the impact and implications of decisions; ability to make tough decisions.