Sr. Quality Assurance Analyst

Softmart, Inc   •  

Boca Raton, FL

Industry: Professional, Scientific & Technical Services

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Not Specified years

Posted 57 days ago

This job is no longer available.

DescriptionConnection Enterprise Solutions is a profitable $1B+ company focusing on providing technology solutions for the Fortune 2000, located in Boca Raton, Florida. Connection Enterprise Solutions is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Connection (CNXN), a $2.5 Billion+ publicly traded company located in Merrimack, NH.

Reporting to the QA Manager, the Senior Quality Assurance Analyst supports and assists the QA team in planning and completion of projects per direction of the Manager by mentoring, training, motivating, and advising throughout the project lifecycle in an e-Commerce business systems LAMP environment. The Senior QA Analyst verifies and validates all software system deliverables through software QA, Development and testing, especially web based business systems and web sites, to ensure they meet business requirements and quality standards. The Senior QA Analyst participates in development and testing throughout the lifecycle of product change which includes both waterfall and agile development practices. The Senior QA Analyst represents discipline for established process while promoting continued process improvement and helps troubleshoot and develop issues.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS

Development

Troubleshoot, fix and test issue(s) on projects to complete assignments within defined schedules as assigned by QA Manager.

  • Develops and fixes issues with maintenance Code on website.
  • Supports QA administration functions on QA environment with developing better tools and scripts.
  • Performs QA reviews and provides proper feedback to Development on Coding Issues.
  • Represents and supports disciplined process across organization.
  • Introduces advanced development and test techniques to organization.
  • Establishes and maintains best practices for software development.

Planning

Collaborates with business partners/analyst, project management and development to drive quality assurance efforts.

  • Helps to drive requirements/design reviews and technical specification meetings.
  • Creates detailed test strategies, plans and cases against requirements and system analysis.
  • Provides support documentation, planning and execution using Test Director, JIRA and GIT/GERRIT version control system.

Test Execution

Documents testing and updates project status while managing triage of issues.

  • Analyzes, troubleshoots, documents problems, isolates and finds root causes.
  • Conducts data analysis and test validation for before/after test execution.
  • Tests in an open source LAMP environment inclusive of CRM, ERP and web ecommerce components.
  • Utilizes tools and techniques to perform test efficiently.

Attendance

Employees are required to be present to perform the functions of this position.

Skills, Knowledge and Abilities

Technology Skills

  • In Depth knowledge of Unix and Linux
  • Proven Development experience in Java, PHP or any scripting language
  • Mid-level experience in GIT and GERRIT
  • Working knowledge of JIRA Bug Tracking or related tools
  • Ability to perform various system testing, integration testing and regression testing scenarios and execute test cases to verify the software packages, websites and/or systems meet business requirements and quality standards
  • Working experience with software development methodologies, Systems Development Life Cycle, and the best practices
  • Analyze, design and develop tests and test-automation suites.
  • Working and implementation experience with Selenium Automation tool using Java
  • Experience with automated testing tools and technologies
  • Knowledge of black-box, grey-box and white-box testing
  • Experience with testing REST API using tools like Swagger and Post Man.

Business Knowledge

  • Ability to review and analyze business requirements, technical specifications, and design documents and diagrams to understand and plan for software and system testing, including functional, performance, reliability, usability, testability, compatibility, security, and scalability within the software systems.
  • Analytical, detail-oriented and a self-starter with entrepreneurial spirit
  • Good technical writing skills to create QA documents, test results, recommendations, and user manuals
  • Methodical and organized; able to manage multiple projects and priorities concurrently
  • Background in eCommerce systems development
  • Ability to work quickly and meet deadlines in a dynamic fast-paced environment.

Other Competencies

  • Experience in investigating problems and issues to isolate the problems, recommend solutions, recommend appropriate automation tools and work with developers to correct the issues.
  • Excellent listening skills with strong interpersonal skills to interact with developers, application users and other stakeholders; able to contribute in a team environment
  • Ability to work independently with minimum supervision
  • Good communications skills, both oral and written and can express thoughts clearly
  • Dedicated to developing skills.
  • Flexible, proactive, can-do attitude with passion for quality and best practices.

Connection, Inc. and its subsidiaries consider all qualified applicants for employment, without regard to race, sex (including pregnancy), color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, physical or mental disability status, medical condition, sexual orientation, marital status, protected veteran status, and all other characteristics protected by applicable state and federal law. Connection will consider accommodations for any known physical, mental, or other impairments of otherwise qualified applicants to enable them to participate in our applicant screening process and to effectively perform the essential functions of their jobs, unless doing so would impose an undue hardship on the Company.IStateFloridaRequirements

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS

Development

Troubleshoot, fix and test issue(s) on projects to complete assignments within defined schedules as assigned by QA Manager.

  • Develops and fixes issues with maintenance Code on website.
  • Supports QA administration functions on QA environment with developing better tools and scripts.
  • Performs QA reviews and provides proper feedback to Development on Coding Issues.
  • Represents and supports disciplined process across organization.
  • Introduces advanced development and test techniques to organization.
  • Establishes and maintains best practices for software development.

Planning

Collaborates with business partners/analyst, project management and development to drive quality assurance efforts.

  • Helps to drive requirements/design reviews and technical specification meetings.
  • Creates detailed test strategies, plans and cases against requirements and system analysis.
  • Provides support documentation, planning and execution using Test Director, JIRA and GIT/GERRIT version control system.

Test Execution

Documents testing and updates project status while managing triage of issues.

  • Analyzes, troubleshoots, documents problems, isolates and finds root causes.
  • Conducts data analysis and test validation for before/after test execution.
  • Tests in an open source LAMP environment inclusive of CRM, ERP and web ecommerce components.
  • Utilizes tools and techniques to perform test efficiently.

Attendance

Employees are required to be present to perform the functions of this position.

Skills, Knowledge and Abilities

Technology Skills

  • In Depth knowledge of Unix and Linux
  • Proven Development experience in Java, PHP or any scripting language
  • Mid-level experience in GIT and GERRIT
  • Working knowledge of JIRA Bug Tracking or related tools
  • Ability to perform various system testing, integration testing and regression testing scenarios and execute test cases to verify the software packages, websites and/or systems meet business requirements and quality standards
  • Working experience with software development methodologies, Systems Development Life Cycle, and the best practices
  • Analyze, design and develop tests and test-automation suites.
  • Working and implementation experience with Selenium Automation tool using Java
  • Experience with automated testing tools and technologies
  • Knowledge of black-box, grey-box and white-box testing
  • Experience with testing REST API using tools like Swagger and Post Man.

Business Knowledge

  • Ability to review and analyze business requirements, technical specifications, and design documents and diagrams to understand and plan for software and system testing, including functional, performance, reliability, usability, testability, compatibility, security, and scalability within the software systems.
  • Analytical, detail-oriented and a self-starter with entrepreneurial spirit
  • Good technical writing skills to create QA documents, test results, recommendations, and user manuals
  • Methodical and organized; able to manage multiple projects and priorities concurrently
  • Background in eCommerce systems development
  • Ability to work quickly and meet deadlines in a dynamic fast-paced environment.

Other Competencies

  • Experience in investigating problems and issues to isolate the problems, recommend solutions, recommend appropriate automation tools and work with developers to correct the issues.
  • Excellent listening skills with strong interpersonal skills to interact with developers, application users and other stakeholders; able to contribute in a team environment
  • Ability to work independently with minimum supervision
  • Good communications skills, both oral and written and can express thoughts clearly
  • Dedicated to developing skills.
  • Flexible, proactive, can-do attitude with passion for quality and best practices.

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