The Software QA position is for a software professional with a strong background in application testing including using automation and a good understanding of State Street’s Gold Copy and/or Reconciliation applications. The successful candidate will be expected to collaborate on cross functional teams, generally agile, to deliver a high quality solution. As part of agile room the candidate will work with the team to understand stories and epics to define overall test strategies and test plans. The candidate will also execute test cases manually and via automation tools. The candidate will also interact with peers in the QA organization to proactively determine and resolve upstream and downstream impacts.
In this role the candidate will:
*Develop specific test strategy plans for each release
*Interact in planning meetings to understand story test scope and sizing
*Develop test cases per story, secure stakeholder approvals for test cases, execute test cases, store cases and results on HPQC
*Make necessary updates to RTC
*Use automation tools to execute test cases. Better if candidate can build out automation and have strong technical skills.
*Proactively follow-up on impediments including upstream/downstream dependencies and infrastructure issues
*Fill-in outside of agile room to resolve ad-hoc requests
*Serve as SME and train new resources in the Gold Copy and/or Recon test space
*Run automation for legacy Gold Copy and/or Recon rooms