Software Quality Specialist III

Battelle Memorial Institute   •  

Columbus, OH

Industry: Education, Government & Non-Profit

  •  

5 - 7 years

Posted 55 days ago

Job Description

The Advanced Analytics Resource Group specializes in developing advanced Information Technology and Data Management solutions for our government and commercial clients. With general direction, the Software Quality Assurance Specialist III carries out procedures to conduct automated and manual tests to ensure, products and services meet organizational standards and end-user requirements using different test processes. Tests complex production software ensures quality through the use of automated and manual system tests. May lead moderately complex programs.

Major Responsibilities:

This individual will be expected to demonstrate a high motivation for success, a detail-oriented mindset, exceptional organizational skills, and the ability to work effectively in multi-disciplinary teams with other highly motivated individuals.

The candidate is expected to assume the following primary job responsibilities:

  • Review requirements for verifiability
  • Develop estimates for quality assurance effort from software scope statements
  • Develop test plans, test suites, and test cases from requirements
  • Automate testing where effective
  • Execute test suites and document results
  • Consistently follow software development life cycle practices
  • Communicate on a regular basis with project leaders and team members including mathematicians, statisticians, and computer scientists
  • Continued job performance improvement through on-the-job training and outside study
  • Minimal domestic travel

THE FOLLOWING REQUIREMENTS MUST BE MET TO BE CONSIDERED FOR THIS POSITION:

  • US Citizenship or Permanent Residency required. Candidates must be able to obtain Security clearances as required by client.
  • Bachelor's Degree with a least 5 years of demonstrated work experience or a master's degree with at least 2 years of experience
  • Demonstrated competency in software quality assurance
  • Demonstrated competency in software quality assurance estimating
  • Demonstrated competency in developing effective test plans, test suites and test cases based on requirements
  • Demonstrated competency in the software development life cycle and agile methodologies
  • Demonstrated experience with automated testing tools such as Cucumber, Selenium, Katalon, and/or SoapUI
  • Demonstrated competency in executing user interface centered test suites and test cases and documenting results
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Demonstrated ability to meet competing deadlines successfully

THE FOLLOWING IS DESIRED, BUT NOT REQUIRED TO BE CONSIDERED FOR THIS POSITION:

  • Experience with continuous integration tools
  • Experience with xUnit tools
  • Strong educational or work-related experience in mathematics or statistics
  • Experience testing mathematical, statistical, scientific, or health care related applications
  • Experience participating in the requirements gathering process