Information Technology

Employment TYPE

Contract

LOCATION

Columbia, South Carolina

DATE POSTED

July 7, 2020

INDUSTRY

Information Technology

POSITION(S)

1

SALARY

Negotiable

Job# J745

CL - Quality Assurance Analyst - Project Lead

About The Opportunity

South Carolina seeks experts in Quality Assurance Tester – Project Lead Testing of small to large projects for SCDHHS.

Job Description

    Daily Duties / Responsibilities:
  • Responsible for performing tests on technical solutions to isolate and solve issues. Initiates tests, analyzes results, and finds solutions to technical problems.
  • Develop test plans, QA and/or User Acceptance Testing processes and test cases for product management and software development teams.
  • Design and support user interface testing application and regression testing software.
  • Test software applications for reliability and stability.
  • Implement testing programs to perform quality assurance on technical applications including negative testing and usability.
  • Lead projects to perform quality assessments that expose security flaws, reveal defects and identify areas of optimization.
  • Define, implement, and evangelize best practices, processes, and policies which are established internally and by applying industry best practices.
  • Ensure projects adhere software testing governance policies, best practices and guidelines and recommend improvements.
  • Become the “Trusted Advisor” for both OIM and business partners in the quality assurance arena.
  • Oversees the Test Planning Resource Estimation & Allocation Request.
  • Maintain database with product defects, user reviews, survey information and functional improvements.
  • Coordinate with product development teams and software engineers to recommend solutions to maximize performance and efficiency.
  • Perform reviews, walkthroughs, or inspections and adhere to established governance standards.
  • Provides oversight/approval of vendor unit/system integrated test plans and test results.
  • Provide guidance on the preparation/review of test plans.
  • Provide guidance on the preparation/review of test scripts/scenarios.
  • Preparation/review of test reports.
  • Checking progress against targets, reporting as necessary and taking action to resolve exceptions.
  • Train and mentor a testing team of professions with the appropriate testing management.

Required Skills

    REQUIRED SKILLS (RANK IN ORDER OF IMPORTANCE): THE ABILITY TO:
  • 8 years translating business requirements or policy documentation into test cases and scenarios.
  • 8 years building test cases and scenarios into test systems.
  • Working knowledge of ONE of the following: Spice, TPI, TMMI, CMMI OPF, OPD and PPQA process areas.
  • Document and support development of test scenarios/cases and the execution of testing activities.
  • Should be able to communicate and publish status reports of all open issues and gaps found during test phase and articulate the details to the Development teams.
  • Direct hands on experience with formal test design techniques like Equivalence Class Partitioning and Pairwise Analysis.
  • Experience with test design tools like PICT or equivalent orthogonal based tools.
  • REQUIRED EDUCATION:
  • Bachelor’s degree in a technical, business, or related field. Years of experience can substitute for formal education (5 years).
  • REQUIRED CERTIFICATIONS:
  • None required. Technical and/or Project Management certifications from recognized sources are desirable.

Desired Skills

    PREFERRED SKILLS (RANK IN ORDER OF IMPORTANCE):
  • 5+ years large enterprise or e-business systems experience.
  • 3 years Medicaid or healthcare experience.
  • Deep knowledge of healthcare operations (preferably Medicaid), business processes.
  • Proficient in Atlassian tool suite including JIRA and Confluence.
  • Prior experience working in a standard SDLC (waterfall methodology) & in an AGILE delivery.

Duration

12 + Months

Please Contact me to discuss the hiring process!

Sumit Gupta

Sr. Executive Recruiter
Contact: (310) 929-8421 Ext: 104
Email: sumit.gupta@staffactory.com

Hi! My name is Sumit Gupta. I treat all my consultants in a manner that they feel comfortable while working with me on any position they are applying for. Although, the motive is to find the best match for my consultants. But I make sure that I suggest them the right job matching their profile and work history by interacting with them in detail and follow-up with them at each and every level of the hiring process.