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IT Software QA Advisor

  • Location: Memphis, 38125
  • Salary: $61.29 - $61.29 / hour
  • Job Type:Contract to Hire

Posted 17 days ago

Position: IT Software QA Advisor
Location: Memphis, TN, 38125
Term: 12 months

Day-to-Day Responsibilities:
  • Design, develop, maintain, test and debug tests for software and applications.
  • Determine the compatibility and impact of new programs on existing system tests and test plans.
  • Develop expertise in and assume responsibility for one or more specific system functions.
  • Formulate/define system scope and objectives.
  • Devise or modify tests to verify implementation of complex problems.
  • Assume responsibility for project completion and to provide guidance and training to Quality Assurance Analyst I colleagues.
  • Familiarized with all aspects of the application including reports, parameters, claims management, intake services, carrier/client interfaces and vendor/business partner interfaces.
  • Assumes responsibility and develops expertise for a specific area of functionality of the application.
  • Defines and establishes quality assurance procedures, standards, metrics reporting and auditing.
  • Analyzes user needs as required.
  • Leads in the design of tests to verify that end user needs have been met.
  • Develops and maintains software test scripts and test plans to verify systems meet the specifications outlines in data processing requests.
  • Assesses requirements of insurance carriers and regulatory groups.
  • Leads in the design and development of tests to verify system software meets those requirements.
  • Tests and verifies software.
  • Assists in testing projects for members of the programming staff.
  • Prepares documentation for assigned projects and follows software release procedures.
  • Assists in the professional growth of Quality Assurance Analyst I colleagues.
  • Follows pre-established standards and guidelines as they pertain to design and development of tests and test plans.
  • Maintains up-to-date knowledge of current quality assurance tools and other technology advances.
  • Delivers and maintains the highest quality of customer services to our clients.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.
  • Supports the organization's quality program(s).
  • Travels as required.

Is this a good fit? (Requirements):
  • High School Graduate/GED.  Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university.
  • 8 years of information technology/computer science experience.
  • 4 years of testing/quality assurance experience.
  • 2 years specialized experience with emphasis on interpreting user requirements, and development of business application tests required.
  • Knowledge of client/server applications and claims management systems.
  • Excellent project management skills.
  • High level of self-motivation.
  • Excellent oral and written communication, including presentation skills.
  • PC literate, including Microsoft Office products.
  • Leadership skills.
  • Analytical and interpretive skills.
  • Strong organizational skills.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work independently.
  • Ability to work in a team environment.
  • Ability to meet or exceed Performance Competencies.

Even better if you have:
  • Information Systems or Computer Science major.
  • Insurance industry experience.