Testing Specialist, Lead

Employer
Serigor
Location
Parkville, MD
Posted
Sep 09, 2021
Closes
Sep 18, 2021
Ref
94704319
Function
IT, QA Engineer
Hours
Full Time
Job Title: Testing Specialist, Lead Location: Baltimore, MD 21202 Duration: Up to 2 Years Note: The candidate must have the flexibility to work overtime, as needed, to include weekends, holidays, and off-hours. Duties / Responsibilities: Lead a team of Testing Specialists performing manual and/or automation testing, direct the work of the testing team as they design and execute tests and evaluate results. Utilize performance testing techniques such as performance modeling, establishing baselines, services monitoring, and profiling system performance. Use performance tools and techniques such as JMeter, Gatling, BlazeMeter or similar tools to simulate large enterprise environments. Prepare test scripts and all required test documentation, design and prepare all needed test data, review test results, and evaluate for conformance to design. Translate verbal and written requirements/functional specifications into effective test cases/scenarios to conduct integrated, scenario-based User Acceptance Testing (UAT) of a complex healthcare system. Create test cases to be used in testing business applications to verify that stakeholder requirements are incorporated into the system design. Develop and identify test data for test scenarios. Execute test cases and document results of the execution. Document defects identified during test case execution and work with developers to resolve the defects. Create a test plan and a test calendar to coordinate testing within the project and establish timelines for successful completion. Assist in preparing time estimates and justification for assigned tasks. Work with stakeholders and management to resolve issues and validate requirements within their specific areas of responsibility. Conduct quality assurance activities such as peer reviews of test cases, test plans, and test case execution results. Support User Acceptance Testing (UAT) activities. Must be capable of leading a team of Testing Specialists. Will be responsible for directing the work of the testing team as they design and execute IT software tests and evaluating results to ensure compliance with applicable regulations. Must be able to prepare test scripts and all required test documentation. Must be able to design and prepare all needed test data. Analyzes internal security within systems. Reviews test results and evaluates for conformance to design. Education: Bachelors degree from an accredited college or university in Engineering, Computer Science, Information Systems, Business, or other related discipline. Minimum Qualifications: A minimum of six (6) years of experience in User Acceptance Testing. A minimum of two (2) years of experience leading teams of software testers. A minimum of four (4) years of experience in development of automation scripts using Selenium, Selenium Web Driver, QTP, Python or similar tools. A minimum of four (4) years of experience in writing SQL queries with strong knowledge of database concepts. A minimum of two (2) years of experience in developing automated scripts for RESTful services and integrating them with Jenkins/GIT. A minimum of two (2) years of experience in testing websites across multiple browsers, testing web-services, back-end processing and data validation utilizing SQL. Strong testing and analytical skills with keen attention to details. Experience in Quality Assurance (QA) related functions. Proven experience working effectively and collaboratively with stakeholders from multiple functional teams in an organization. Preferred Qualifications: A minimum of four (4) years of experience as a JAVA/Web application tester on complex and dynamic, multi-agency technology projects within the healthcare industry. A minimum of four (4) years of experience leading teams of software testers performing manual and/or automation testing. Hands-on experience with SQL, HTML, CSS and JavaScript. Hands-on experience with backend database testing on DB2, SQL, PostgreSQL or any other enterprise database systems. Strong technical testing skills using SQL to perform complex DB queries. Experience with defect-tracking/management tools such as JIRA. Experience in testing or supporting State Based Marketplace or healthcare systems. Experience with EDI 834 and Medicaid 8001 transactions. Demonstrated experience with industry standard Quality Assurance best practices for Agile and Iterative SDLCs, testing methodologies, version control systems, implementation, and deployment activities. Experience in system testing, data warehouse migration testing, data integrity testing and data transformation related testing. Powered by JazzHR