SWC Technology Partners

Quality Assurance Analyst

Quality Assurance Analyst

Job Location 
US-IL-Oak Brook
Status 
Exempt
Type 
Regular Full-Time

Overview

SWC Technology Partners is searching for a Quality Assurance Analyst to join our Software Solutions Group.  This individual will work on a team of software developers, conducting software testing to identify any potential quality issues as well quality assurance documentation and reporting.

Responsibilities

  • Responsible for the overall quality assurance, control processes and quality documentation for the project
  • Ensure validated deliverables meet functional and design specifications and requirements
  • Write and execute test plans and test cases; ensure overall quality of solution delivery
  • Identifying any potential quality issues per defined process and escalating potential quality issues immediately to team and management
  • Perform various testing to include functional, smoke, regression, mobile and negative testing
  • Log enhancement requests and bugs in an issue tracker with detailed steps and screenshots to recreate the issue
  • Trace requirements to test cases to ensure adequate coverage
  • Trace issues to test cases and report on holistic status by test execution phase
  • Developing, documenting, and maintaining functional and regression test cases and other test artifacts including but not limited to test plan and approach, test strategy, test cases, requirements traceability matrix
  • Assemble and consolidate testing status to internal and customer management teams
  • Isolating, replicating, and reporting defects while verifying defect fixes and ensuring quality functionality
  • Manage traceability matrices, change requests, test plans and test cases, user guides, capability discovery and delivery roadmaps
  • Represent the business team and requirements while actively working with technical team to assist with issue resolution

Qualifications

  • 3-5 years’ experience as a Quality Assurance (QA) Analyst or equivalent role
  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university
  • Strong experience with writing test plans and executing automated testing to include: functional, smoke, regression, negative and mobile strategies
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills, both verbal and written
  • Excels at operating in a fast-paced technical environment
  • Ability to solve problems, identify solutions, and appropriately escalate issues
  • Must have legal authorization to work in the U.S. for any employer
  • Experience with JIRA, SQL, T-SQL, Enterprise Tester, HP Quality Assurance a plus

Perks of working at SWC:

  • Bragging rights – Check out our Awards!
  • Career development – formal mentorship programs with assigned career advocate to assist with your training and growth
  • Comprehensive health and dental plans starting on Day One
  • SWC pays for technical certifications
  • Flex time schedule
  • Free onsite gym, quarterly massages, yoga classes and fun group competitions and outings! 

SWC is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, gender transition, religion, national origin, marital status, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, or any other protected status.

 

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