Quality Assurance Analyst


Phoenix, AZ

Industry: Technology


5 - 7 years

Posted 18 days ago


  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience.
  • 5+ years of relevant QA technical experience with functional testing, regression testing and integration testing.
  • Expertise in creating clear, concise test plans and test cases. Ability to understand and create test plans and test cases from specifications.
  • Experience writing black box and user interface test cases, designing tests to mitigate risks.
  • Experience in context-based, exploratory, or scenario testing.
  • Working understanding of source control and test management tools.
  • Basic understanding of programming.
  • Ability to focus on deadlines and deliverables.
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality.


  • Experience in the education industry is preferred.
  • Experience working on an Agile/Scrum team preferred.
  • Experience with TFS, MTM and MS Test is preferred.
  • Exposure to test automation scripts using Selenium is preferred.
  • Intermediate level of SQL Server database query language (TSQL) and using that write queries to extract data out of databases is preferred.
  • Soft Skills
  • Ability to effectively collaborate with developers and business experts.
  • Ability to work as part of a self-directed team, in which tasks are determined daily in coordination with co-workers, rather than being assigned.
  • Ability to excel in a collaborative and distributed team environment.
  • Ability to work with a minimal amount of direction while being pro-active in keeping their management informed of project related issues.
  • Ability to work under pressure.
  • Ability to respectfully question ideas and share a point of view with others in support of the business requirements and needs.
  • Ability to effectively communicate with various levels of employees ranging from entry level to senior leadership.
  • Ability to manage multiple projects at the same time and shift priorities quickly.
  • Proven strong problem-solving skills, troubleshooting and root cause analysis.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Strong aspiration to learn new technologies.