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Quality Assurance
Ref No.: 18-04191
Location: Atlanta, Georgia
Start Date / End Date: 07/01/2018 to 12/31/2018
Job Description:
Gateway UAT Tester Lead will report administratively to DECAL IT and functionally to the CAPS IES & Data Systems Manager. Under supervision, responsible for providing analysis, definition, and direction to computer applications (GA Gateway) related development and maintenance activities. This includes: coordinating with the CAPS Program on system needs related to the business, participation in system design sessions, consideration of testing resources and needs, and providing post implementation support and defect resolution. The position will ensure correct business functionality, requirements, and industry standards are addressed within the computer application. Establishes standards and procedures to be used in the development of systems. Works along with UAT teams as needed, accepts individual responsibilities, and develops schedules to ensure timely completion of projects.

Job Responsibilities:
  • Provides analysis, definition, and direction to computer applications related development and maintenance activities.
  • Ensures correct business functionality, requirements, and industry standards are addressed within the computer application.
  • Develops detailed business user requirements, system documentation, and test plans.
  • The candidate will be responsible for participation in sessions to ensure understanding of the business requirements and to provide documentation of such.
  • Core functions will also include;
    • o Writing and/or editing technical documents for use as reference and for training
    • o Reporting status to the responsible Manager and business partners verbally and in writing
    • o Managing time constraints and deliverables based on project schedule
    • o Reporting issues with deliverables to management
    • o Assisting with development of test plans for requirements gathered
    • o Assisting with development of test plans and scripts for UAT
    • o Assist with sanity testing prior to UAT
  • Assisting with or providing Training for users of newly developed applications
  • Assist with ad hoc reporting
  • Reviewing system enhancements once in production
  • Supporting any post-implementation efforts, including defect identification and resolution
  • Fostering a strong working relationship and communication level with assigned project teams, including DECAL management, program staff and other various stakeholders in state government.
  • Responsible for business operations input for statewide data systems development, enhancement, and coordination for the CAPS program.
  • Participates in the development and execution of test scenarios for system changes
  • Facilitate knowledge transfer and training material development
  • Provide over the shoulder support upon implementation of system changes
  • Provide support as needed to end users
  • Participate in efforts to validate and replicate issues reported to determine need for defect or system change
  • Acts as subject matter expert (SME) on behalf of all components of the CAPS program for UAT, in collaboration with Client (Client) information technology and PMO staff, for development, enhancement, and maintenance of Georgia Gateway, the Integrated Eligibility System (IES).
  • Provides guidance and support to the CAPS UAT team. This includes: assistance with statewide program performance report development, maintenance, and enhancement; data analysis and reporting to support data-driven management; and preparation of appropriate reports, charts, graphs, and presentations.
  • Serves as a member of CAPS Program Administration section and supports the work of other team members as needed.
  • Analyzes information to determine nature and extent of customer and business user requirements and concerns.
  • Assists in the development of standards and procedures used in development of new, or enhancement of existing, systems.
  • Coordinates with vendors or technical staff to ensure that functionality of automated systems is consistent with, and in adherence to, program policies, laws, regulations, and best practice standards by users.
  • Assists with development of training and user guidance for statewide business users.
  • Assists with development and documents business processes for users of new or upgraded system.
  • User acceptance testing of new installations or upgrades.

Estimated Duration
07/01/2018 - 12/31/2018
Monday Yes Tuesday Yes Wednesday Yes Thursday Yes Friday Yes Saturday No Sunday No
Time Zone
  Shifts Start Time   End Time   Description   Active
  Shift 1 8:00 AM   5:00 PM       Yes