Details for Job Order Number 77818:

Job Title: QA Analyst
Locations: New York, New York
Job Type: Contract
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Overview of Role:This role requires that the person creates and executes quality assurance (QA) test cases for In-House applications and package software . The QA analyst is expected to work closely with QA Test Lead but is also expected to be independently motivated.Required skills for a qualified candidate:• Education : A Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, Computer Engineering or a related field and 5 years of progressive, post-baccalaureate experience in the job offered or in a position involving hands-on software application development and design.• Work Experience Skills: 8+ years’ experience as a Quality Assurance analyst.• Technical Skills: Ability to design test plans, scenarios, scripts and procedures based on business requirement and/or functional specification. Ability to create and execute test cases manually. Ability to document software defects, and report defects to developers and project manager. Ability to identify, analyze and document problems with program function, output, screen, or content. Ability to monitor bug solution, efforts and track successes. Ability to plan test schedules or strategies in accordance with project scope or delivery dates. Participate in product design reviews providing input on functional requirement, production design Schedule or potential problem. Review software documentation to ensure technically accuracy, compliance, or completeness or to mitigate risks Ability to independently analyze extensive data, identify discrepancies and inconsistencies and recommend a course of corrective action. Strong communication and collaboration skills. Solid understanding of Client/Server and Web server application architecture, and hands-on testing experience with different system components. Experience with SQL and databases. Excellent organization / analytical skill. Ability to understand .NET and SQL code. Ability to write the SQL statement to manipulate and validate data. Experience testing for financial applications or systems.• Computer Skills: OS: Windows, Windows Server DB: Microsoft SQL Server, Oracle. Network : FTP, UNIX-to-PC connectivity, HTTP, TCP/IP Browsers : IE, Microsoft IIS• Requested skills but not required: Experience in HP Quality Center is plus.