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Sr. Software Quality Analyst

  • Location: Scottsdale, Arizona, 85255
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 4 months ago

We are looking for a Senior Software Quality Analyst is responsible for authoring test strategies, plans, scripts for newly developed features and executing the same for applications while working in an agile set up at a well respected company in the North Phoenix/Scottsdale area.

Responsibilities:

  • Create, document and maintain test strategies, test approaches, test scenarios and test scripts in collaboration with stakeholders.
  • Map business and technical requirements into test scenarios and scripts
  • Execute both manual and automated tests, troubleshooting any failures on automated tests.
  • Identify complex interdependencies affecting testing outcomes and collaborates with other teams to ensure full testing coverage.
  • Identify, analyze and document complex defects, questionable functions, errors and inconsistencies in software programs functions, including, but not limited to, outputs, online screens, content and security
  • Stay current on the latest industry technologies, trends and strategies
  • Assist employees, vendors or other customers by answering questions related to QA processes
  • Assume QA oversight of projects in the areas of design control, risk management, design verification and validation.
Requirements
  • This position requires a minimum of five years of software testing experience, including an understanding of the Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC), databases, such as DB2 and SQL, file structures, and system design is necessary.
  • Intermediate knowledge of defect and test management tools is necessary
  • Knowledge of source code management tools, such as SVN, GIT, Bitbucket is preferred.
  • Understanding of Functional, Non-Functional, System Integration and Regression testing principles is required. Experience with web based, cloud hosted enterprise software products is preferred.
  • Proven experience executing and troubleshooting automated tests using industry testing tools, such as Selenuium or UFT. Intermediate experience with scripting languages such as Groovy, Python, JavaScript is required.
  • Ability to follow Company testing standards is required
  • Ability to review complex functional and technical specifications, analyze risks and identify interdependencies is necessary
  • Proven experience writing complex SQL queries is required.
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate across all levels of the organization is necessary as well as the ability to clearly articulate technical ideas to a non-technical audience both verbally and in writing is required.
  • Advanced level computer experience, including skills in Microsoft Word and Excel, is necessary.
  • The ability to work successfully within a team as a trusted expert for assigned duties is necessary.
  • Ability to identify complex problems, review information to develop and evaluate options before implementing solutions is essential
  • Proven ability to multi-task and motivate self and other while managing multiple projects and meeting various deadlines simultaneously is required.
  • Customer service skills, including the ability to manage and respond to different customer situations while maintaining a positive and friendly attitude are essential.
  • In addition, organizational and problem solving skills, a can-do attitude, and the ability to adjust to changing requirements are essential.
  • Maintaining confidentiality, treating others with respect and upholding Company values are key attributes
  • Proven ability to lead effectively and influence others in a positive way.
Bachelors Degree required from a top tier university.