Bachelor's Degree Computer Science, a related field or equivalent experience.
Around 7 years of QA experience
Authors and executes functional test cases for larger computer systems within the scope of a broader defined testing strategy.
Ensures creation of test data to support test case execution and supports creation and maintenance of libraries of reusable test data sets.
Work as part of sprint test team to gain necessary input and execute appropriate revisions to ensure accurate and complete software testing activities.
Performs internal peer reviews of test cases from other Analysts prior to and following execution as required to ensure issues / errors with the test scripts are identified and resolved
Leverages quality engineering tools for test planning and management, test case authoring, test case execution and issue / defect tracking
Performs review of deliverables produced by other members of the IT department throughout the Systems Development Life Cycle, for completeness and detail ensuring the specifications are of a high quality and can be used to write test scripts.
May participate in technical meetings with Business Analysts and Developers
Reviews requirements specifications for testability and verifying / ensuring traceability of testing to requirements and vice versa
Possess a detailed understanding of the requirements elicitation, analysis, and specification process including user requirement specifications and functional specifications for larger, complex applications.
Typically involved in the project-planning phase of a computer system and be required to provide work estimates.
Reports status, progress and concerns in a proactive, consistent and accurate manner to the QA Manager. May serve as testing lead for a project
Perform different types of testing like unit, functional, non-functional, security and data validations
Typically, mentors more junior Analysts. May provide input as to courses of action on some human resources matters, including transfers, hiring, professional development, performance appraisals, and position description preparation
Experience with Healthcare, regulatory, Product based testing and different testing methodology
Possess fine-tuned analytical skills and be very detail oriented
Ability to deconstruct problems / systems into smaller components; organize components as part of larger system
Demonstrate and articulate the application of logical, analytical thought to a testing issues
Excellent oral / written interpersonal skills; user focused; work well with team members.
Very strong knowledge / skills around test case creation and test execution; ability to create and execute test cases as part of broader testing strategy.
Test case creation and execution would be for discreet portions or multiple portions of larger sized systems that are complex and may interface with other products
Ability to author and execute test cases as well as to assist in authoring test plans and strategies and coordinate testing and testing assignments.
Requires minimal technical instructions and guidance with complex tasks
Solid understanding of relational database theory, multi-tiered application architecture and cloud technologies
Experience with Automation tools like Selenium, development of automation frameworks and technical aptitude in supporting CI / CD based automated executions
Exposure to mobile application testing, Appium, mobile simulators / emulators
Experience in API and Security testing.