Test Engineer

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SILLCDC is looking to fill an opening for a Test Engineer for a project in downtown Washington DC. (Metro accessible). This is our DIRECT CLIENT. If you are interested, please send me your resume along with your expected hourly rate on 1099.  


As part of the technology team, the Quality Assurance (QA) Analyst will be performing the quality assurance activities for our Tax system, our core financial system and other related systems/applications. The QA Analyst is responsible to perform system testing for Operational maintenance/enhancements and new enterprise level projects. The QA Analyst should become fully familiar with the functional requirements of all the applications and will be responsible for planning, writing, and executing QA and Quality Control (QC) plans and test cases for our IBM mainframe based applications as well as other current technology based applications. The applicant must be able to provide Business Analytical support for interpreting our core business client’s applications and be able to translate and document these results in business requirements.


Analyst Role and Responsibilities:

·         Fully understand the internal and external software processes

·         Be proficient in various phases of testing such as Unit, System, Functional, Integration and Regression

·         Design test plans, review functional requirement documentation and present test cases for project team review

·         Be able to submit, verify and do regression testing for defects that reside in QA repository

·         Work with development engineers to create scripts to facilitate ad hoc testing and reporting

·         Have experience in using HP ALM/Quality Center tool in building requirements and test repositories

·         Be proactive, exercise flexibility and be able to multi-task with in a high stress environment

·         Work with Business user units to gather and document detailed requirements

·         Develop and apply requirements analysis strategies


Minimum Education/Certification Requirements:

•           Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology or related field or equivalent experience


Required Skills:

·         16+ yrs designing, implementing, and conducting tests to ensure system reqs are met for complex software/hardware applications                                               

·         16+ yrs creating and maintaining automated test scripts                 

·         15+ yrs Experience in Quality Assurance and Quality Control Methodologies                        

·         16+ yrs Demonstrate ability to design and execute test plans by attending technical/functional requirements reviews for complex software applications                                          

·         16+ yrs Strong analytical skills and experience with QA metrics, such as defect profiles and performance to entry/exit criteria                           

·         16+ yrs Ability to work collaboratively and effectively across matrix organizations in a fast paced and schedule driven environment                                       

·         7+ yrs Current Hands-on Mainframe testing experience in JCL, CICS, Batch environment

·         10+ yrs Experience in Internet/Web related applications testing                               

·         8+ yrs Experience in Client / Server based application testing                                      

·         10+yrs Experience in backend/black box testing                                                

·         5+yrs Experience in Performance Testing Tools (LoadRunner, ALM Performance Center)                              

·         15+yrs Experience in writing SQL queries in databases (DB2, Oracle, SQL)                                              

·         8+yrs Application requirements and enterprise architecture experience                                                

·         12+yrs Experience documenting and tracking customer requirements in the form of detailed Functional Requirements                                   

·         10+yrs Expertise with Quality Center testing tool in building requirements and test case repositories

·         13+yrs Effectively use defect tracking Customer Relation Management (CRM) tools such as Quality Center

·         3+yrs Experience in Automated testing                 

·         5+yrs QA and Business Analyst Certification                         

5+ yrs Business Analyst skill set that consist of creating business requirement documents as well as requirement traceability matrix