CGI Technologies and Solutions, Inc. Sr. QA/Testing Specialist in Lafayette, Louisiana

Sr. QA/Testing Specialist

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Sr. QA/Testing Specialist

Category: Testing/Quality Assurance

City: Lafayette, Louisiana, United States

Position ID: J1218-0227

Employment Type: Full Time

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Position Description:

CGI is looking for a Sr. QA/Testing Specialist to join the team in Lafayette, LA.

Your future duties and responsibilities:

Demonstrated solid knowledge of systems development life cycle; particularly in requirements elicitation, Analysis, Traceability

Demonstrated extensive systems analysis and design experience required via identifying & implementing business and technical solutions. This should include modeling skills, to represent requirements information in graphical forms that augment textual representations.

Demonstrated extensive knowledge and experience required to support complete life-cycle testing (integration, functional, user-acceptance, regression).

Must understand and demonstrate Database concepts, SQL query techniques and application architecture.

Experienced in the design/development of the user experience with knowledge of usability best practices.

Lead and own all test deliverables for the project

Manual and automated testing experience in validating web applications, application integrations, reports and database code.

Experience in preparing Test Plan and Test Strategies.

Well versed with Agile and iterative development approach

Develop detailed test cases and test data required for end to end application testing

Review and understand application requirements and validate end to end application functionality

Assist functional and technical team in implementing application migration

Should have experience working with offshore team and hence be willing to work outside of normal hours if needed for coordination.

Salesforce experience is a plus.

Required qualifications to be successful in this role:

Experience with test automation tools is required: Selenium, cucumber, SOAP UI

Interviewing skills, to talk with individuals and groups about their needs and ask the right questions to surface essential requirements information.

Listening skills, to understand what people say and to detect what they might be hesitant to say.

Analytical skills, to critically evaluate the information gathered from multiple sources, reconcile conflicts, decompose high-level information into details, abstract up from low-level information to a more general understanding, distinguish presented user requests from the underlying true needs, and distinguish solution ideas from requirements.

Facilitation skills, to lead requirements elicitation workshops.

Observational skills, to validate data obtained via other techniques and expose new areas for elicitation.

Writing skills, to communicate information effectively (simply, clearly, unambiguously, and concisely) to customers, managers, and technical staff.

Organizational skills, to work with the vast array of information gathered during elicitation and analysis and to cope with rapidly changing information.

Results oriented with high regard for personal accountability.

Ability to work independently and take initiative.

Team player.

Educational Requirement

Bachelor’s degree in Business or Management Information Systems or equivalent work experience, typically 5 - 6 years of solid, diverse work experience in IT preferably within the health insurance or employee benefits field.

What you can expect from us:

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