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QUALITY ASSURANCE ANALYST POSITION SUMMARY

 

SCOPE OF JOB

The QA Analyst works within the Technology team and is responsible for the creation and maintenance of automated tests in an Agile team setting. Collaboration, creativity, and innovation help to proactively keep defects from entering the system leveraging automation. The person filling this role will need to develop tests that support team development efficiency and fixture reuse. Experience with mobile application testing and mobile-optimized web applications is required. Experience with Azure platform is preferred.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Create, edit, and update test plans and test cases ensuring use of appropriate test methodology, complete test coverage and full test documentation for all code to be tested, including integrations with partner systems
  • Collaborate with developers and business analysts during the full story lifecycle to ensure that everyone has the same understanding of application functionality
  • Build automated tests that validate story-based functional requirements, including tests across all supported platforms (android, iPhone, iPad and desktop)
  • Document and escalate code defects per standard processes
  • Provide coordination and leadership for projects as needed
  • Assist with go/no go deployment decision
  • Investigate issues to identify root cause and develop tests to mimic the issue
  • Contribute to the QA team by initiating and collaborating on efforts related to testing methods, technology improvements and test architecture improvements

 

REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE AND EXPERIENCE

 

Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science and/or equivalent experience
  • 3-7 years of experience in software quality assurance automation testing

 

Skills, Knowledge and Abilities:

  • Knowledgeable of software testing, methodologies, processes, procedures and best practices
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills required including the ability to explain code to others on the team
  • Experience with Java or Groovy both preferred
  • Understanding of inheritance
  • Strong knowledge of web application test automation frameworks, such as Selenium, Geb/Spock
  • Experience with page object model
  • Experience with building cross platform mobile app/web testing from the ground up
  • Mobile app testing using Appium and 3rd party mobile device testing using BrowserStack or SauceLabs
  • Experience with CI/CD tools such as Jenkins and Azure Dev Ops
  • Understanding of how to use source control such as git for branching and merging branches
  • Automated testing in Azure framework a plus
  • Ability to come up to speed quickly on a complex system and highly configurable product, and understand the supporting technologies behind it
  • Experience with MS SQL Server or other relational databases with the ability to create queries
  • Experience with restful services, SOAP, XML, JSON
  • Strong sense of responsibility and accountability and passion about quality of work
  • Ability to work independently and desire to take ownership is required
  • Able to work with the team processes even if you don’t personally agree with it
  • Performance testing experience preferred

REF: JOB-19232


    • Job type: Full-time
    • Location: Minneapolis
    • Date posted:
    • Pay:$- $ per hour