Sr. BI - Big Data - Azure QA

$80K - $120K
Posted on 03/16/18 by Sharan sai
Carnelian Bay, CA
8 - 10 years experience
Software
$80K - $120K
Posted on 03/16/18 Sharan sai

Title: Sr. BI-Big Data-Azure QA

Location: Bay Area, CA

Responsibilities

?        Develop BI User Acceptance Testing (UAT) strategy and matrix across different analytic groups (architects, DBA's, developers, functional analysts) to address testing in analytic data sets, reports, dashboards and metrics.

?        Work in Agile environment 

?        Work with the QA Manager to set expectations and direction from a strategic and planning perspective

?        Create Test Plans, Test Scenarios, Test Cases, Test Data and Test scripts for all scenario types and Execute. (i.e. positive, negative testing, boundary)

?        Verify requirement traceability from System Requirements through test cases and defects

?        Ensure that testing activities will allow applications to meet business requirements and systems goals, fulfill end-user requirements, and identify and resolve systems issues

?        Work with the developers to understand the technical requirement/design being built in a project

?        Validate Test Preparation of environments and verify all teams are aligned with what needs to occur to build/prepare the test environments

?        Coordinate, track and report regularly on execution of system testing

?        Identify, Record and Report defects. Perform root cause analysis of the defects and coordinate with development team to resolve them.

?        Mentor and provide guidance to testers/ developers

?        Analyze and ensure test results and changes/defect are reflected in the test case and test cases are updated appropriately based on resolution

?        Identify and recommend process improvements as necessary

?        Identify testers to be trained and map testers to training

?        Perform additional duties as assigned

?        Excellent written and oral communication skills

?        Excellent listening and interpersonal skills (includes but not limited to peers, managers, and the business)

?        Excellent organizational skills to manage a wide array of testing information

?        Strong knowledge of system testing and software quality assurance best practices and methodologies  

?        Coordinate with Onsite/Offshore testing or development teams.

Desired Skills and Experience 

?        7+ years? experience in Software Quality Assurance

?        2-3 years? experience in Cloud technologies - Microsoft Azure [ Stream Analytics, Eventhub, HDInsight, Blobs ] or AWS 

?        Hands on experience in building data quality automation framework for data validation

?        5+ years? experience in ETL and Data-warehouse QA

?        3- 5 years? experience in Big data [Hadoop/HDFS/Hive], Teradata, Oracle PL-SQL and other Data bases testing

?        3-5years?experience in Reporting tools testing like Microstrategy, Essbase, Power BI, Tableau.

?        Experience in ETL tools like Informatica, IBM Datastage, Pentaho, Talend

?        Experience in Unix scripting and knowledge of CI/CD tools like Github/Jenkins

?        Thorough knowledge of Agile and QA/Test methodologies

?        High Proficiency in ETL and Data-warehouse Testing

?        Advanced skills in manual testing and proficiency with backend automation test strategy

?        Experience in TDD for BI.

?        Interpreting Data Models with little to no assistance

?        Proficient in SQL building and SQL optimization independently

?        Good knowledge of Data-warehouse concepts

?        Test Lead experience is must

?        Nice to have hands on experience in Python

?        Experienceworking with offshore team

Education

?                    Bachelor's degree (BA or BS) in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering or related field required.

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