Quality Assurance Analyst

$35.00 - $50.00 hourly
  • MW Partners
  • Remote (Nashville, TN, USA)
  • Nov 17, 2020
Functional   Software Development

Job Description

NOTE: Excellent Communication skills  

 

SUMMARY OF POSITION:

 Ensure quality and integrity: Work with developers on some of our most cutting-edge cloud and

architecture initiatives by writing clear and detailed, yet concise, test cases, performing manual

testing, and identifying opportunities for automation.

Coordinate with your Scrum team and development counterparts in overseeing bug tracking, test

prioritization, and release readiness.

Identify areas of improvement within our current processes, and help build out more efficient

solutions

 

PRIMARY DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

 Define, analyze and refine User Story acceptance criteria, and translate those into test cases

 Participate in Agile ceremonies including Sprint Planning, Backlog Grooming, Sprint

Demonstrations and Retrospectives

Engage the development teams on QA values, principles, and best practices

Maintain test case repository to ensure high quality product deliverables; assist with risk, change

and dependency management

 Develop a deep understanding of the product and be the subject matter expert

 

PREFERRED SKILLS/QUALIFICATIONS:

3-5+ years of manual software testing experience, including in-depth experience in SDLC, Agile,

test plan creation, requirements analysis, test case design, and test execution best practices

Skilled in diagnosing and solving complex problems and providing detailed technical analysis

 Detail oriented with ability to critically evaluate information gathered from multiple sources,

reconcile conflicts, decompose high-level information into actionable tests, abstract up from low-

level information to a more general understanding, and distinguish solution ideas from

requirements

Ability to work with the vast array of information gathered during story refinement and planning,

and to exercise flexibility with changing priorities