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Test Consultant 5
Ref No.: 18-07620
Location: Springfield, Massachusetts
Job Title: Test Consultant
Location: Springfield, MA
Duration: 1 year and longer

Job Description:
  • Manage the test environment and coordinate the test activities for large to jumbo scale projects ranging in size from multiple departments, divisional/segment, and/or multiple divisional/subsidiaries.
  • Creates and maintains the project management and control deliverables for the test component of the project activity.
  • Integrates working with the project manager, the project management deliverables for the test component of the project activity into the overall project management deliverables for the project.
  • Monitor scope and requirement changes, assesse the impact on the test management deliverables and adjust the test management deliverables and the test oriented project management deliverables to deal with the change.
  • Manage other test managers, testers, automated testers and test coordinators assigned to work on the project.
  • Mentor test managers, test coordinators and automation testers as appropriate during a project.
  • Accountable for the testing quality from start to finish, which includes editing and maintaining test strategies, transformation of test strategies into test plans, execution of test plans, and the evaluation of test results.
  • Prepare and maintain the master test plan and continuously provide strategic improvement of test management standards and procedures.
  • Plan, organize, direct and execute the test process and manage test releases. Define, prepare, monitor and adjust test-level plans and manage scope changes.

SKILLS:
  • At least 3+ years of Data Warehouse testing
  • Experience with testing end to end data flows (source --> transforamations --> target --> presentation)
  • Experience with identifying automation opportunities for Data Warehouse testing
  • Experience with driving the work to implement automated solutions
  • At least 2+ years of experience with managing hybrid onsite and offsite testing teams
  • At least 1+ years of experience testing in an agile cadence
  • At least 1+ years of JIRA experiece
  • At least 2+ years with working with SQL
  • Extremely technical resource and understands the types technology in this space; prior development experience would be a plus
  • Resource will be able to sit with developers and follow technical conversations and ask appropriate questions
  • Extremely strong communication skills
  • Most notably - has the ability to convey complex requirements in a way that is consumable by less technical audiences
  • 2-3+ years experience with Retirement Services Testing would be a plus