Randstad QA Analyst in Clearwater, Florida
Friday, October 7, 2016
Our client has a 6+ month contract opportunity for a QA Analyst in Alpharetta, GA.
Software QA Analyst
Responsible for writing test plans, test scripts, scrub reports, test reports, submitting defects, performing test execution and validation, and reporting on all assigned projects.
The SQA Engineer works within our client s defined Agile test and validation methodologies and best practices to ensure that all of our client s produced solutions meet or exceed company quality standards.
The SQA Engineer may be assigned multiple tasks and/or projects, and will be expected to work in a fast-paced multi-dimensional work environment under general supervision, and must possess excellent inter-personal, written, and verbal communication skills.
Individual should have a good understanding of the Windows Operating System 32 and 64 bit environment where as it pertains to communicating to peripheral devices and using network / simulator tools for testing peripheral devices (ie., POS Pinpad terminals).
Working knowledge of Linux Operating System directory structure.
Understanding of different COMM types such as TCPIP, Serial, USB, WiFi.
Basic knowledge of XML.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Maintain compliance with our client s policies, procedures and methodologies for product quality and solution validation.
Effectively write and execute test plans, test scripts, defects, scrub reports and test reports on assigned projects and tasks.
Perform manual testing and solution validation as required by the assigned project or task.
Write and run automated tests from POS systems to our client s pinpads. (Desired skillset)
Ability to run tests with XML inputs and read XML outputs.
Effectively apply critical thinking and troubleshooting skills to efficiently identify the cause and effect of software and/or hardware related issues.
Work closely with development, system engineers, tier teams, off shore QA team(s), off shore development team(s) and customers where applicable.
Knowledge & Experience:
Two or four year degree in Computer Science or a related field.
3-5 years of experience in software quality assurance software/product validation.
3-5 years of experience in Manual software testing.
5+ years of experience with Windows operating system.
Basic understanding of Linux Operating System directory structure.
Basic understanding of XML.
Strong verbal, written, and communication skills.
Flexible to work overtime when needed for mission critical customer projects and/or field issues.