The QA Analyst is responsible for planning and executing manual and automated testing and improving overall quality assurance practices.
Creates and executes test plans and clear, concise test scripts for new products or enhancements to existing products.
Defines comprehensive scenarios and variations in data to adequately perform testing.
Schedules and performs functional, integration, regression, and release testing.
Submits defects and issues to development for correction, and retests once defects have been resolved.
Reports test results and status as appropriate.
Tracks defects and casual analysis to closure.
Helps support and advocates the standard to test design, procedures and may provide input to those procedures.
Interacts with Subject Matter Expertise (SMEs) and development teams to identify and refine test requirements.
Coordinates and / or performs testing from initiation through delivery.
Ensures testing is completed on schedule and within budget.
Serves as liaison between technical and non-technical department in order to ensure that all targets and requirements are met.
May create and maintain test libraries, databases and test environments.
May certify and review test results of other analysts and testers.
May assist with software changes for documentation update or correction.
May assist with automated scripts from team members.
May cross-train and mentor less experienced QA team members.
Duties and Responsibilities :
Developing testing solutions that meet needs of clients and customers.
Lead testing efforts for projects that impact their core area of testing responsibilities, which includes acting in a leadership role to acquire test data and ensuring proper tests are executed in all testing environments.
Must be able to work as a team to ensure execution of smoke, functional and regressions tests in all levels of the environments.
Ability to mine for data using SQL to validate test results.
Must have strong technical aptitude and analytic background needed to understand applications and data infrastructure.
Requires min of 3 - 5 years of related quality assurance, technical or business experience.
Knowledge and Skills :
Able to meet aggressive deadlines and handle multiple complex projects.
Able to handle scripting across different technologies.
Basic knowledge of software development lifecycles.
Knowledge on any of the Automation tools. ( Functional / Performance / API )Functional Selenium with Java Performance JmeterAPI Postman / RestAssured
Basic knowledge of software testing lifecycles.
Business domain knowledge.
Knowledge of Content Management testing is a Plus
Good Knowledge of Ui Testing / Cross Browser Testing
Able to modify testing development or to suit the environment or product.
Knowledge / experience of testing multiple platforms, browsers and mobile devices a big plus.
Good Knowledge of Java programming concepts
Knowledge of testing Salesforce Marketing Campaigns and Adobe campaigns is a plus
Preferred Qualifications :
Experience with reporting defects and tracking them to closure in JIRA, TFS or other defect tracking tools.
Ability to utilize SQL or similar tools to query database to identify test accounts, research problems or complete testing.
Associate’s or Bachelor degree preferred, or equivalent experience
ISTQB Foundation Level / Selenium Certification is a plus