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Treasury - Web Application Tester/ITStr1
Ref No.: 18-59015
Location: Dimondale, Michigan
Start Date: 08/15/2018
Status New
Position # 562837
Position Treasury - Web Application Tester/ITStr1
Client & Department State of Michigan- Treasury
Worksite Address Dimondale, MI
Tenure 12+ Months
No. of Openings 1 (INTERVIEW TYPE: In Person Only)
No. of submittals 2








  • Interviews will be held 8/21 and 8/22. Please confirm your candidate is available.

SKILL MATRIX:
Skill Required / Desired Amount of Experience Candidate Experience Last used
Hands on experience with test tools such as Selenium, MS Test Manager, Quick Test Pro, etc Required 2 Years
Testing experience in Agile SDLC methodology, must have experience in user stories, sprints and backlogs and web application testing Required 3 Years
Development experience in Object Oriented Programming Required 2 Years
Automated Test Strategy Development for large organizations encompassing complex application frameworks Required 2 Years
Experience Using Test management tool (Client ALM or similar) Required 1 Year
Excellent written and verbal communication skills Required
Ability to start project ASAP Required

SHORT DESCRIPTION: The Web Application Tester provides expertise in the test planning, constructing and execution for web applications utilizing both agile methods and automated test tools.

COMPLETE DESCRIPTION: The Web Application Tester provides expertise in the test planning, constructing and execution of software quality check. Use Agile methodology, and plan testing activities and deliverables such as Test Plan, Test scenarios, test scripts and results. The candidate must be a team player, creative, enjoy learning new tools and techniques. This candidate should possess excellent communication skills, be methodical in the testing process and pay close attention to detail. Working in agile development environment, the candidate must contribute to sprint planning efforts by evaluating complexity and estimating level of testing effort for tasks, troubleshooting issues and ensuring sprint goals can be met. This position requires proficiency in both manual and automated testing. The right candidate will have experience providing both manual and automated testing services to create and test custom, enterprise software solutions. The candidate must be comfortable in learning new technologies necessary to perform aspects of this job (ex. Learning new testing tools)

Responsibilities:
  • Planning for System Integration Test.
    • Active participation in Agile Scrum sprint planning, attending and contributing to daily sprint meetings/requirements/functional design sessions as assigned.
    • Contribute as an integral member of an agile team to ensure the user stories contain testable product requirements.
    • Lead and/or participate in the creation, distribution, and walkthrough of Test Plan test scenarios, scripts and other documents surrounding testing activities and ensure that all testing activities and deliverables are conducted/produced in compliance with defined standards
    • Plan testing activities for according to the sprint schedule
    • Develop complete and efficient test scenarios during sprints which, upon execution, will ensure the functional area works correctly.
    • Establish complete traceability within User Stories, test scenarios, test scripts and defects if any.
    • Review test scenarios with business and other stakeholders.
    • Writing the scripts for system test execution
    • Design and prepare test data
  • Perform test execution.
    • Execute test scripts.
    • Report progress against assigned tasks.
    • Quickly identify and communicate issues that have the potential of impacting schedule or scope.
    • Identify discrepancies between expected and actual results. Raise, record and retest defects.
    • Support business users during user acceptance testing.
    • Perform peer reviews on other team member's deliverables.
    • Share knowledge with other testers. Seek and share ways to improve test processes.
    • Run defect triage meeting, collect, track and report test metrics and share with stakeholders