Software QA Engineer

DST Systems   •  

Kansas City, MO

Industry: Professional, Scientific & Technical Services


Not Specified years

Posted 59 days ago

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Job Description:

Organizational Overview

As an Associate with DST Pharmacy Solutions, you will be part of an organization that promotes better health outcomes for consumers through clinical and technological innovations. We accomplish this by leveraging the robust technology foundation and powerful analytic resources that are the core of DST, with industry leading clinical expertise and strategic pharmacy and healthcare solutions. You will join a team that is redefining the value of pharmacy in healthcare through the integration of advanced analytics, clinical insights and transformative digital capabilities.

Role Overview

Software QA Associates lead comprehensive software testing initiatives (i.e. regression, functional). They undertake complex projects requiring additional specialized product knowledge. Software QA Associates make well-thought-out decisions on ambiguous quality issues and may have considerable client exposure and company asset liability. They ensure that system tests are successfully completed and documented and all problems are resolved for implementation/conversion. Software QA Associates establish and communicate common goals and direction for the team.


  • Develop, review, maintain, and execute test environments, test plans, test data etc.
  • Coordinate and/or consult with project teams on how to test various system features and interfaces.
  • Thoroughly document all defects and discrepancies throughout the life cycle.
  • Ensure all programs have met specifications, user requirements, and company technical standards; participate in code review activities.
  • Ensure software releases and program documentation to conform to programming and customer specifications.
  • Accurately report testing results and progress at appropriate intervals as established by the functional and/or product support areas
  • Establish and maintain the accuracy of test data. Refresh and/or assist with refreshing test data to correct any deficiencies.
  • Participate in business or technical design reviews
  • Conduct impact and gap analysis for new and existing program or system implementations and/or changes.


  • Bachelor’s degree, or 2 years equivalent work-related experience
  • Experience with JIRA and Microsoft SQL Server
  • Experience in query development and creating/executing test scenarios
  • Proactively maintain knowledge about new industry technologies