VIVA USA Inc Senior QA Test Engineer in St. Louis, Missouri

Req Ref No: MPMOSQ12 Location: St. Louis, MO Duration: 12.0 months

Description

Description:

Job Summary:

This is a Senior QA Test Engineer position . The Client Division strives to provide outstanding application solutions, business line leadership and customer support for a broad portfolio of Treasury programs. The incumbent provides software testing management services to the systems owned by the client. The Senior Quality Assurance Test Engineer will provide support by aiding in the resolution of problems, performing system tests, and assisting users. The incumbent will also assist in managing relationships with business partners.

Responsibilities:

Develop, maintain and execute automated and manual test scripts for requirement validation, integration, regression, performance and usability testing Communicate effectively with constituents at all levels within the Federal Reserve System and the Department of the Treasury Develop quality assurance standards and track quality assurance activities Learn and apply project high-level and detailed business requirements Participate in test strategy, test estimation and planning discussions Draft test artifacts, including Test Plans, Business Test Scenarios and Requirements Traceability Matrices Create and maintain change tickets related to testing initiatives Create and maintain reusable test data for automation scripts Create, execute and debug SQL scripts to be used for test validation Document test results and assist with defect management Produce status reports related to the testing process Perform analysis related to enhancements to the application Review and maintain all project documentation in accordance with department procedures Assist with technical artifacts (such as Use Cases and User Interface Specifications) and engage in technical discussions Support testing of application and environmental upgrades as well as resolution of production issues Maintain understanding of current and new testing technologies Draft, edit, and implement Help Text files for existing and new modules Lead Lessons Learned or Project Review sessions, and identify potential work process improvements Prepares databases and environments for testing Performs 508 compliance testing Assist with team training needs and other responsibilities as assigned Travel may be required (5%)

Qualifications :

Bachelor's degree or commensurate experience preferred 3-5 years of experience as a Quality Assurance tester preferred Experience with test automation, test script creation and modification, such as Selenium UFT/QTP, required Experience with change management and defect tracking tools Experience in the creation of SQL scripts Experience in Java Script, VBScript, VB or VC++ Familiarity with databases Excellent customer service skills and strong ability to manage business relationships Demonstrated analytical and problem solving skills Strong interpersonal skills and written communications High standards of confidentiality; ability to handle sensitive information with integrity and trust

VIVA is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants have an equal opportunity for placement, and all employees have an equal opportunity to develop on the job. This means that VIVA will not discriminate against any employee or qualified applicant on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.