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QA Test Specialist

Category: Testing/Quality Assurance

City: Windsor, Connecticut, United States

Position ID: J0120-0637

Employment Type: Full Time

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Position Description:

Do you have a strong attention to detail and a passion for testing? Are you interested in joining a fast-paced, innovating team. If so, apply today for our QA Test Specialist role!

CGI is looking for a QA Test Specialist to join the team in Windsor, CT.

We are looking for an experienced, skilled and energetic quality assurance resource (6+ Years) to join our team. They are looking for a mix of manual and automation testing skilled candidate. This resource will be primarily in manual but when given a chance he can switch to automation as well.

As a member of our quality assurance team, you will be an active participant in the full development lifecycle; designing, implementing and maintaining solutions for the Web / Mobile application.

Success in this role requires you to be a self-starter who initiates actions and follows up to get results; you must be conscientious with consistent attention to detail and quality and have a passion for being the liaison between the business units, technology teams and support teams.

If you are looking for a new challenge and want to make a difference in the Healthcare Industry, this role is for you.

Your future duties and responsibilities:

• Develop and/or maintain test scripts that provide for adherence to business requirements and systems goals, fulfill end-user requirements, and properly account for a quality product delivery; ensuring the identification of existing or potential issues.

• Collaborate with delivery team (software/systems development personnel) in the validation of requirements; development of unit test cases; and execution of test scripts. Make recommendations for improvement of process and/or applications to ensure team’s ability to deliver quality project outcomes, on time and within budget.

• Create QA test strategies; test plan providing project scope coverage and appropriate risk mitigation. Communicate test progress, test results, and other relevant information to project stakeholders and management teams.

• Execute test scripts and store the test results in tool.

• Adhere to the quality assurance standards and testing measures that meet the needs of the Application Support Group’s Agile delivery methods.

• Manage strong business relationships and IT peer partnerships.

• Cultivate and disseminate knowledge of quality assurance best practices.

• Quality - strong attention to detail and understanding of various testing methods including the growing agile methodology

• Responsible for testing, resolving and documenting defects

• Oversee the activities of the QA resources in support of defined project plans; providing guidance and insight when necessary. This includes but is not limited to the creation of test plans; execution of test scripts in accordance with defined plans; the coordination of peer and partner review sessions; and obtaining business sign off.

• Ensure that test plan and correlated test scripts provide for adherence to business requirements and systems goals, fulfill end-user requirements, and properly account for the identification of existing or potential issues.

• Coordinating work with onsite and offshore teams.

Required qualifications to be successful in this role:

Strong knowledge of system testing best practices and methodologies and keen attention to detail.

• Proven data analysis, data verification, and problem-solving abilities.

• Proficiency with database query tools / Strong SQL skills.

• Manual testing experience in front end applications like mobile and web.

• Experience testing services like SOAP and REST using SoapUI, Postman.

• Experience with Agile delivery framework.

• QA automation experience via Perfecto Mobile tool a plus.

• Experience with drafting test scripts, TDD.

• Experience in onshore / offshore model.

• Proven collaboration skills; demonstrating ability to pull a diverse group of individuals with different goals together and facilitate productive discussions. Capable of driving decisions.

• Comfortable working in a fast-paced, results-oriented environment. Ability and willingness to support systems or other functions when necessary for the good of the project.

• Strong time management skills; highly organized and detail oriented. Able to prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment.

• Project management skills and/or substantial exposure to project-based work structures.

• Knowledge of the HealthCare industry and Mobile technologies is MUST.

• Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or Engineering

• Extensive Testing background with at least 2-3 years of test management.

Skills:

  • Project Management

  • Time Management

What you can expect from us:

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At CGI, our success comes from the talent and commitment of our professionals. As one team, we share the challenges and rewards that come from growing our company, which reinforces our culture of ownership. All of our professionals benefit from the value we collectively create.

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