Top 5-10 technical skills required for the job: - Creating test cases from requirements.- Creating and executing complex SQL queries - Strong problem solving and analytical skills.- Working knowledge of Automated Test and Test Management Tools (e.g. HP ALM)- Strong working knowledge of Excel and Word.- Experience or sound knowledge of working with the keyword driven automation framework.- Experience with testing projects that follow SCRUM agile software development methodology. Required Skills: - 2 to 5 years of relevant work experience testing mission critical applications.- Knowledge of web and non-web application architecture.- Grey box testing experience.- Experience with Oracle/ SQL Server 2008. Critical Skills: - SQL query- Automation- Ability to write excel based macros. Preferred Skills: - Ability to work on multiple assignments simultaneously and produce high quality products- Agile tester certification.- Strong problem solving and analytical skills demonstrated by the ability to assimilate new information, understand complex topics and arrive at sound analysis and judgment- Experience testing Agile/SCRUM Development Projects - Test management capabilities a plus- Experience testing mission critical Financial Applications- Excellent written, verbal and interpersonal skills- Ability to work independently and as part of a team- Self-Motivated- Familiar with application development best practices- Well-versed in the use of Microsoft Office Tools
Responsible for developing and executing formal test plans to ensure the delivery of quality software applications. Primary job duties: Test planning, writing test cases/scripts, test case automation and test execution. Defines and tracks quality assurance metrics such as defects, defect counts, test results and test status. Collects and analyzes data for software process evaluation and improvements, and integrates them into business processes to address the needs of the business. Documents all problems and assists in their resolution. Delivers quality process training to technical staff and acts as an internal quality consultant to advise or influence business or technical partners. Performs quality audits across the various IT functions to ensure quality standards, procedures and methodologies are being followed.