Lead QA Analyst
Location : Kenosha, WI
Job Type : Temp/Contract to Direct
Hours : Full Time
Travel : No
Relocation : No
Job Description :
- Support holistic testing efforts for multiple projects and software releases, including integration, system, regression, performance and user-acceptance testing.
- Develop, execute and maintain test plans, test scenarios, test cases and test scripts.
- Document and evaluate test results and defects, track and manage defects and work with Development team and business to troubleshoot issues.
- Provide testing estimates for assigned work.
- Establish and maintain traceability of requirements through test plans and cases.
- Partner with business analysts and project managers to ensure requirements are documented, understood, covered by tests and accurately tested.
- Track and report on established QA metrics and KPIs for assigned projects.
- Provide input on go / no-go decisions for production releases.
- Support Quality Assurance (QA) activities related to complex applications and system implementation projects.
- Drive established QA practices and methodology for IT Project Services team within assigned projects.
- Participate in executing QA roadmaps and strategies.
- Work with teams to implement and adopt applicable testing practices and expectations.
- Assist Business and Development teams by communicating applicable testing practices and expectations.
- Collaborate with QA manager and QA team to develop, implement and improve innovative QA capabilities, approaches and services.
- Assist the QA automation engineer in building and maintaining a stable and reliable automation infrastructure by providing functional and complete manual tests to be included in automated testing and in identifying candidates for automation tests.
- May be required to create basic script automation through point-and-click script recording and execution.
Required Qualifications :
- 4+ years QA experience in an IT environment.
- 4+ years experience with formal test tools and common software quality test tools.
- Experience with Visual Studio Team Foundation Server (TFS) / Visual Studio Test Professional and Microsoft Test Manager a plus.
- Experience with SDLC (software development life cycle).
- Experience in Agile / Scrum and waterfall methodologies.
- Understanding of QA processes, practices and systems.
- Experience executing and coordinating integration, system, regression and user-acceptance testing.
- Demonstrated ability to work on concurrent projects, activities and tasks under time constraints.
- Demonstrated ability to work in team-based environments.
- Knowledge of supply chain and logistics a plus.
- Development background a plus.
- Experience testing applications built in Angular web application framework a plus.
- Experience using TestComplete or Protractor Automated Regression Tools a plus.
- Experience performing API testing a plus.
- Experience using Confluence Team Collaboration software a plus.