software quality analyst in amherst

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US$ 37 per hour
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job details

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location
amherst, massachusetts
job category
Information Technology
job type
contract
salary
US$ 37 per hour
reference number
631269
phone
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job description

job summary:

The Software QA Analyst is responsible for conducting QA activities, including, analyzing applications and requirements, developing test strategies, creating test case documentation, and executing testing. The successful candidate will have proven experience ensuring that complex software applications are performing as designed. As a member of the QA team, the QA Analyst may work with off-site QA resources.

 
location: Amherst, Massachusetts
job type: Contract
salary: $37 - 40 per hour
work hours: 8 to 5
education: Bachelors
 
responsibilities:

Working in teams as well as independently setting and maintaining plans and schedules is a major component of this position. You will collaborate with the product manager, business analysts, ITPMs, developers, and testers within and across teams.

 
qualifications:

? Bachelor degree

? Minimum of three years of experience in software development testing processes and methodologies for Web-based applications

? Strong practical QA principles and practices including test strategy, planning, execution, and automation

? Demonstrated experience using various testing methodologies, including agile testing processes and procedures

? Demonstrated experience in defining test plans and strategies and executing testing processes

? Demonstrated good judgment in implementing methods and techniques for results and applicability

? Experience using quality management software to document and track testing activities

 
skills: ? Strong analytical and problem-solving skills

? Demonstrated knowledge and understanding of cross-browser compatibility issues and testing

? Demonstrated knowledge and understanding of WCAG accessibility testing

? Working knowledge of SQL/ RDBMS

? Demonstrable knowledge of the system development lifecycle

? Excellent communication, leadership, and organizational skills

? Ability to work independently and in a team-based environment

? Ability to work efficiently in a fast-paced environment

? Ability to work under pressure and in high-stress situations


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skills

? Strong analytical and problem-solving skills 
? Demonstrated knowledge and understanding of cross-browser compatibility issues and testing 
? Demonstrated knowledge and understanding of WCAG accessibility testing 
? Working knowledge of SQL/ RDBMS 
? Demonstrable knowledge of the system development lifecycle 
? Excellent communication, leadership, and organizational skills 
? Ability to work independently and in a team-based environment 
? Ability to work efficiently in a fast-paced environment 
? Ability to work under pressure and in high-stress situations

qualification

? Bachelor degree

? Minimum of three years of experience in software development testing processes and methodologies for Web-based applications 
? Strong practical QA principles and practices including test strategy, planning, execution, and automation 
? Demonstrated experience using various testing methodologies, including agile testing processes and procedures 
? Demonstrated experience in defining test plans and strategies and executing testing processes 
? Demonstrated good judgment in implementing methods and techniques for results and applicability 
? Experience using quality management software to document and track testing activities 

responsibilities

Working in teams as well as independently setting and maintaining plans and schedules is a major component of this position. You will collaborate with the product manager, business analysts, ITPMs, developers, and testers within and across teams.

educational requirements

Bachelors