Sr QA Test Engineer

Change Healthcare   •  

King Of Prussia, PA

Industry: Healthcare


Less than 5 years

Posted 32 days ago

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Key Responsibilities

Automation Support.

Develop and maintain automated test suites through a variety of tools, including FitNesse and Selenium WebDriver api. Hands-on coding primarily in C# to expand an automation framework in support of team and overall automation/regression strategy. Create and maintain efficient test scripts that interface with automation framework. Mentor other Test Engineers to spread adoption of automation strategy and best practices throughout the team. Interact with developers to provide rapid and continuous feedback in support of feature development.

Test Execution.

Execute tests (automated and manual) and perform testing tasks along with team in an agile test driven development process to ensure all acceptance criteria are satisfied. Design and create data sets consistent with test specifications and test procedures.


Project Team Responsibilities.

Participate in test planning for all levels of project testing including usability, integration, system, performance, and user acceptance. Key participant in core project meetings (e.g., release/project planning, planning/review/retrospective) as well as the creation of estimates, test plans, checklists and schedules to manage the release as appropriate. Attend all daily stand-ups and communicates risks/impediments to project schedule or quality. Drive the triage process for issues logged when system is under test along with the ability to perform defect analysis and root cause. Ensure QA deliverables are on-time and meet quality goals.

Requirements traceability.

Participate in business, user story and detailed functional requirements workgroups and design sessions. Ensure appropriate feedback is provided to Requirements Management for development of requirements that are testable. Ensure complete test coverage of requirements by creating and maintaining appropriate methods of traceability.

Process Improvement.

Identify opportunities for improving quality and efficiency and participate in process improvement initiatives.

Business Accountabilities

  • Be a champion for quality in all stages of the SDLC to ensure the product works as intended and represents the business functionality envisioned.
  • Analyze complex problems using appropriate methods and techniques. Apply good judgment when weighing options and assessing risk to propose solutions and drive issues to resolution.
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills.
  • Interact effectively with team members in and outside of QA, customers and all levels of management.
  • Must communicate effectively both verbally and in writing with all levels throughout the organization.
  • Ability to learn new technologies and platforms using self-directed techniques and training materials provided. Can formulate and execute own exercises to master applications and prepare diagnostic questions to leverage time of subject matter experts.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and adapt to significant amounts of change in work assignments and priorities.

Minimum Experience Required:

  • BS/BA in Computer Science or related field.
  • 3+ years of software quality assurance or test-driven development experience.
  • Proficiency in all types of software testing with a focus on test automation.
  • Hands-on coding skills and a background in C# and/or .NET development

Desired Experience:

  • Previous experience as a Software Development Engineer in Test (SDE/T).
  • Experience working in an Agile Scrum or LEAN team practicing test-driven development.
  • Experience creating APIs, test harnesses or test automation.
  • Proficient knowledge of Oracle database design and experience with SQL.
  • Understanding of XML and a history working with transaction processing systems.
  • Experience with Jira Studio for defect and requirements management a plus.
  • Experience with Continuous Integration tools (TeamCity preferred) a plus.
  • Experience with scriptinglanguages (e.g.Powershell) a plus.
  • Healthcare Payor operations related experience and claimsprocessing/adjudicationexperience with an emphasis on vendor integration a positive.