Ref No.: 18-55163
Location: Birmingham, Alabama
Experience Level: 7 Years
Start Date: 08/02/2018
 Position – QA lead (Manual focused)
Location – Birmingham AL
Duration – 6 months+
Required :
  • Analyze Functional, Technical Business requirements and design test strategies, test plans, and test cases to ensure coverage of all requirements. 
  • Lead team of testers with hands on approach, to write test scenarios & test cases using multiple tools with an agile or waterfall methodology, as required. Document test cases & results using Tools provided. 
  • Be able to extract & present reporting statistics on a daily basis based on BBVA testing methodology. 
  • Ensure testing activities allow application users to meet business requirements and goals.
  • Identify existing & potential issues/risks.  Collaborate with software/systems partners internally & externally. 
  • Plan & assign daily assignments for testing team. Work with UAT test team & Performance test team as required.
  • Execute tests manually & identify any possible automation opportunities. 
  • Work with Project Team to ensure quality throughout the product life cycle, including the identification & resolution of software defects or requirement deficie.
  • Collaborate with SMES, Client and Line of Business managers. 
  • Must be able to provide work/timeline estimates & meet projected goals in a timely manner without degradation of quality.
Required Knowledge/Skills
  • (Excellent organization skills, etc.) and IT Skills (ex. Programming skills with Java, Cobol, etc.)
  • Requires a four-year degree in Computer Science/Information Technology. 
  • Minimum 6 years' experience in software quality assurance & analysis. 
  • Experience in RMS or DM or related software preferred. 
  • Extensive experience in JIRA & test creation/execution software needed.  
  • Understanding of QA methodologies - both Agile & Waterfall , and the software development/testing lifecycle is needed. 
  • Ability to define test strategies, test plans, comprehensive test cases to satisfy functionality & integration requirements. 
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment & meet aggressive deadlines. 
  • Excellent organization, leadership, & communication skills required. 
  • Motivated & assertive in learning & taking ownership of the project. 
  • Good presentation skills. 
  • Self-starter with ability to work independently as well as with developers, testers, and managers from multiple lines of business. Experience with agile methodology.
  • Experience with waterfall methodology.  
  • Experience with ATDD methodology.