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Big Data / Hive QA Tester

Posted 9 months ago

Our Healthcare Insurance client is seeking a Big Data / Hive QA Tester for a contract role!

Our client has more than 5,000 employees and is the number 1 health insurer in the state of North Carolina serving more than 3.89 million customers. 
Our client's goal is to provide innovative solutions that simplify the health care system, improve efficiency and outcomes, and help rein in costs. 

Position: Big Data / Hive QA Tester
Location: Durham, NC
Term: 3 months

Day-to-Day Responsibilities:
Analyze and test software to ensure that products meet design specifications and are within total quality management limits and standards. Participate actively in the entire software development life cycle. Develop quality standards through participation in initial software development stages. Test software in later stages of development for reliability and accuracy. Document processes and test outcomes. Communicate with product developers and technical support specialists on software issues. May develop customized test procedures for the organization's products. Career-Level position within field. Requires experience and proficiency in discipline. Conducts complex work important to the organization. Works with minimal supervision with wide latitude for independent judgment. Typically requires six to nine years experience or equivalent education.

Is this a good fit? (Requirements)

  • This role requires 7+ years of experience as a Quality Assurance Analyst in Hive, Spark, Python, Hadoop, Big data Technologies, ETL and Hadoop.
  • In-depth knowledge of Testing methodologies, concepts, phases, strategies, types of testing, developing Test Plans, Test Scenarios, Test Cases, Test Procedures, and Test Reports.
  • Exclusive experience in all aspects of the Software Test Life Cycle that including System Analysis, Design, Development, Execution, and Reporting.. Experience in writing and executing Test Plans and Test Cases from Requirements and Design documents
  • Experienced in Functional testing, System Testing, Integration testing, Regression testing, and UAT.
  • Have a very good understanding of Data Warehousing concepts, Data Analysis, Data Warehouse Architecture, and Designing.
  • Database concepts and familiarity with Teradata/Hadoop/Big data, ETL, and BI tools
  • Experience in Data Analysis, Data Validation, Data Cleansing, Data Verification, and identifying data mismatch.
  • Exposure to different flavors of Unix (Solaris, AIX, Linux) and Windows operating systems
  • Expert in writing complex SQL Queries to check the integrity of data to perform database testing.
  • Experience in validation land, stage, curated, and presentation layer as per business requirements. Used ETL methodologies for supporting data extraction, transformations, and loading processing
  • Have good experience in database query tools such as SQL Navigator, Teradata SQL Assistant.
  • Understanding of Data Models, Data Schema, ETL and created extensive store procedures, SQL queries to perform backend data warehousing testing.
  • Experienced in Bug Reporting and Defect tracking using ALM.
  • Strong analytical, dynamic troubleshooting, and requirement traceability skills.
  • Experienced in interacting with Clients, Business Analysts, leads, and UAT Users.