• Fulton Financial
  • East Petersburg , PA
  • Information Technology
  • Full-Time
  • 2301 Debra Ave

The Senior IT Quality Assurance Analyst acts as the primary QA representative on medium and large projects, coordinating team members and leading (QA/UAT) Quality Assurance and User Acceptance Testing and defect management efforts for all phases of the project. Broadly focuses on testing methods, strategies, and procedures associated with the entire system development life cycle. Provides high level scoping of efforts during the early phases of the project management lifecycle. Responsibilities Essential Duties Reviews business requirements, use cases, business scenarios, and design specifications and assists analysts and junior associate to create test cases. Works with IT Business Service Analysts, and other stakeholders to understand the scope of the projects under the direction of the team lead or testing manager. Works with software developers (internal and third party) and project support teams to understand the solution being developed. Provides objective feedback to software development project teams. Conduct internal audits to measure and assure adherence to established QA standards for software development, application integration, and information system performance, and corresponding documentation and get a sign off from team lead or testing manager before he/she sends it out to the end clients/business partners. Create and execute test plans and scripts that will determine optimal application performance according to specifications. The Senior QA Analyst possesses expertise in the area of the testing of finance/banking transaction and finance/banking applications. Implement test strategy and test plans, estimates, and schedules provided by the team lead; works closely with their respective testing lead and assist BU to plan testing steps of assigned IT projects. Conduct internal audits to measure and assure adherence to established QA standards for software development, application integration, and information system performance, and corresponding documentation with the help of the test lead. Create and execute test scripts that will determine optimal application performance according to specifications tasks. Determines testing requirements; identifies test conditions and creates test designs; develops test cases, test procedure specifications, and test scripts under the supervision of the test lead. Identifies the risks associated with testing initiatives, and establishes a response plan. Implement a spectrum of testing documentation types provided by the test lead: Test cases/scripts, testing scenarios, user stories, QA practices, business rules, code changes, bug reports, user manuals, testing performance results/metrics. Conducts defect tracking, defect triage, and follow-through to resolution with the help of test lead. The Senior QA Analyst possesses expertise in the area of QA competencies. The Senior QA Analyst will also be a strong communicator and have the ability to mentor more QA Analyst, Associates/interns. Implement the established quality assurance measures and testing standards for new applications, products, and/or enhancements to existing applications throughout their development/product life cycles provided by Testing Lead. When in absence of testing lead prepare and deliver reports, recommendations, or alternatives that address existing and potential trouble areas in IT systems and projects across the organization. Other QA activities will be required to be fulfilled by the Analyst per the lead recommendation. May be called on to perform QA on high profile, complex projects. Qualifications Education Bachelor's Degree Specialty: Computer science, management information systems, or a related field. (Required) Required Experience: 5 or more years quality assurance analysis and testing. Ability to write in-depth SQL queries for data validation testing. Automation skills using at least one of the following systems: Selenium, QTP, Test Complete, Coded UI. Preferred Experience: Prior experience with HP ALM - HP Application Lifecyle Management. Prior experience with programming languages such as Java, .NET, C#, VB Script, Python. Prior experience with API and/or web service integration testing using Soapui or similar software. Prior experiencing creating automation framework from the ground up. 5 or more years knowledge of the principles, practices and procedures of quality assurance testing and the ability to apply knowledge and skills to a range of professional assignments. Ability to interpret functional and design specifications to ensure full understanding of QA or testing deliverables. Familiarity with multiple project delivery types (e.g. custom, Agile delivery, platforms, upgrades, package implementation, configurations, web, etc.). Routinely demonstrates a commitment to deliver systems in a timely matter according to business need. Strong analytical thinking and problem solving skills. Strong documentation and verbal communication skills. Keen attention to detail. Demonstrates initiative and good judgment. Ability to establish and maintain effective working relations with a wide variety of individuals. Ability to represent the company in a positive and professional manner. Ability to work well both independently and as a member of a team. Aggressively works to provide solutions to challenges. Positive and constructive attitude. Actively works to improve tech skills using available methods; continual learner. Aptitude for learning new technologies and applications. 2019-10867Salary Range: NAMinimum Qualification5 - 7 years
Associated topics: performance test, prevention, quality, quality assurance analyst, quality assurance engineer, quality assurance lead, software quality assurance, software quality engineer, software quality assurance engineer, test engineer

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