Quality Assurance Analyst
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Quality Assurance Analyst
Ref No.: 18-06634
Location: Chicago, Illinois
Position title: Full Stack Developer, Quality/ Test Specialist
We are currently seeking an experienced full stack developer who will be responsible to build and evolve our innovative product once launched. As a member of the team, you will collaborate with other data engineers, data scientists, analysts, and product owners to design to develop personalized meal planning solution. This role is analytical and creative and will be responsible for taking the experience from concept to launch.
  • Work location(s) – Primarily based out of downtown Chicago (Client)
  • Onsite
  • Duration of assignment – 9/4/2018 to 12/24/2018
  • Typical anticipated hours per week/schedule - 40
PRINCIPAL ACCOUNTABILITIES - List the activities the role requires on a regular basis. Identify the major end result the position is expected to achieve for each of these activities.
  • Creating Test Plan, defining resources and testing suites required for each test cycle across multiple agile development teams and workstreams
  • Work closely with the Business Analyst to document against functional requirements
  • Consulting with internal stakeholders to understand technical needs, analyzing solution options and making a recommendation based upon your knowledge and experience
  • Gaining technical knowledge of software, hardware, and open source technology stacks
  • Assisting in building an automated testing frameworks for API layer, Data Validation and backend
  • Identifying dependencies, risks and defining the overall strategy for systems
  • Performing all aspects of verification (functional, structural, regression and system testing)
  • Testing in a multi-tiered based architecture for web and mobile applications
  • Troubleshooting software / hardware configuration problems
  • R&D on new tools and technologies and find innovative solutions
  • Leading a distributed testing effort
  • Reporting on testing results at the end of each cycle and documenting/ tracking open issues
KNOWLEDGE/EXPERIENCE/COMPETENCIES -What skills and knowledge are required for this job? What type of and how much prior experience is required to do this job?
Experience and Knowledge:
  • 3+ years Previous professional experience working with Python, RabbitMQ, Django/ Flask, Rest Framework, Oauth, NLTK/SciKit and other Python packages is a plus
  • You have created and deployed microservices is a plus
  • Ability to use containers like dockers or kubernettes is a plus
  • Experience working with agile methodology & dev ops geared towards cloud
  • Strong knowledge of full stack development and Object Oriented development is a plus
  • Published apps, websites or other examples of solutions built
  • You have worked with AWS, Azure, Google Cloud (Preferred)
  • You have front-end development experience: HTML5, JavaScript/ JQuery, CSS
  • Experience with Angular, node.js and templating engines like Handlebars, Ninja, or equivalent
  • You have worked with, and are proficient with Python ORMs; MVC pattern and frameworks; Rest API architecture, Postgres SQL and/or NoSQL databases like Cassandra (Preferred) or Mongo
  • iOS development experience helpful but not required
  • Strong communication skills
  • Strong data engineering background with prior experience in large-scale distributed data processing platforms such as Kafka, Spark, Kinesis is plus
  • A desire to learn and share your knowledge
  • Experience identifying the relationship of bugs to software code
  • Experience developing design specifications, test plans and protocols for REST, Soap, Synchronous and Asynchronous components in IOT and Cloud
  • Experience identifying operational issues and recommending and implementing strategies to resolve problems
  • Experience with building and maintaining test automation frameworks
  • Experience with virtualization concepts or concepts of any virtualization tools
  • Experience with both White Box and Black Box Testing
  • Experience with Maven/ Jenkins/ Bamboo for CI and CD
  • Minimum of Bachelor degree preferably in MIS or equivalent IT field experience required.