Randstad Quality Assurance in Dallas, Texas

Quality Assurance

job details:

  • location:Dallas, TX

  • salary:$33.35 - $44.55 per hour

  • date posted:Monday, March 12, 2018

  • job type:Contract

  • industry:Information Technology

  • reference:607453

job description

Will create use cases, develop and maintain test specifications, test cases, test scripts and test data. Will implement test practices, standards and processes, troubleshoot test issues, record test results, track and prioritize defects, participate in product readiness and release decisions. Will also establish fact based measures of test efficiency, effectiveness and product readiness. Responsible for estimating, coordinating and directing testing for multiple products/projects. Software quality assurance on highly complex and/or multiple projects, including manual test case execution, defect tracking, test plan/test case creation and management, and requirements analysis is required. Additional requirements include testing web-based applications, performance testing, MVS mainframe development environment experience, JCL, TSO, processing batch jobs and working with production development environments. Software development experience as a Client/Server Application Developer or Web Application Developer (J2EE) is preferred but not required.

  • Experience in software development or QA automation, ATDD preferred.

  • Experience with WEBAPI and SOAP testing

  • Experience with SOA test, POSTMAN, Fiddler

  • Understanding of QA practices (black box testing, risk based testing, system testing, regression testing, exploratory testing practices)

  • Experience with MongoDB highly preferred;

  • Experience with PCF preferred;

  • Ability to write queries in SQL including table joins preferred

  • Experience with source control systems like TFS or Bitbucket preferred

  • Experience with message queue preferred;

  • Strong technical competency in an OOP language such as C#.NET/Java or an expert in test automation tools and the Atlassian suite of tools (Jira, Zephyr, Confluence), Selenium or other industry leading tool sets

  • Experience with unit testing, business layer testing and system integration testing.

  • Experience in testing large scale complex enterprise level application leveraging web technologies.

  • Experience in writing Test Cases, Test Plans, and Test Scripts

  • Experience with full software development life cycle, testing methodologies, version control systems, and quality assurance

  • Working knowledge of Agile, Iterative development process and methodologies is essential

  • Experience with Performance testing is a plus

  • Experience with financial services or brokerage industry is a plus

  • Demonstrated ability to work well under pressure in a fast-paced environment

  • Strong verbal, written and presentation communication skills.

  • Bachelor's in Computer Science or related discipline or relevant work experience.