Quality Assurance Analyst
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Quality Assurance Analyst
Ref No.: 17-11935
Location: Brooklyn, New York
Knowledge of testing and verification tools, such as WinRunner, LoadRunner and Quality Center

Description
The User Acceptance Testing analyst will be an integral member of project team and will be responsible for coordinating and executing UAT test activities. This includes crafting and translating test strategies into test plans and schedules; creating test scripts, cases, data; executing test scripts; providing timely reporting which would also include the creation of standard docs such as test summary reports, etc.; and conducting status calls. The candidate will ensure that all activities comply with general testing best practices and adhere to company policies, procedures and guidelines. The UAT analyst must have good interpersonal skills so as to establish and maintain close working relationships with business and technology team members. The need to be a detail-oriented, self-starter with strong organizational and analytical skills and to be able to handle multiple responsibilities in a fast paced, deadline-driven environment is a must.

Evaluate business requirement and technical specification documents in order to craft test strategies and LOE assessments which would account for, durations, constraints, assumptions, etc. that are needed in order to fulfill test objectives.

Assist staff in unit with use of application that automates their business processes.

Create and maintain test plans that define test objectives, methods and tools to be employed for the assigned project

Create or contribute to the definition of detailed project schedules, conveying clearly defined milestones for test preparation, execution, and compliance reporting activities and deliverables. Execute assigned tasks in harmony with the test schedule.

Lead and/or participate in the creation, distribution, and walkthrough of user acceptance test cases, scripts and other documents surrounding testing activities and ensure that all testing activities and deliverables are conducted/produced in compliance with company standards. To include:
Organization, coordination and participation in test plan/case reviews \no Design and preparation of test data
Progress reporting against assigned tasks
Raising, recording and retesting defects

Qualifications
BS in Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics or 6 years of hands on experience as a software or user acceptance tester.

Strong organizational skills, conveying keen attention to detail and follow through; excellent written and oral communication skills with an ability to interface with multiple levels of management on both technology and business related issues
Proficiency Quality Center/Test Director for writing test cases, test execution and defect tracking

Strong, hands-on knowledge/experience with office automation tools such as MS Project, MS Office, Excel, Powerpoint, MS Word