Quality Assurance Tester

Location: St. Paul, MN, United States
Date Posted: 03-13-2017
NorthShore Resources has a contract opportunity for a Quality Assurance Tester in St. Paul, MN!

Project Requirements:

Our client is looking for two (2) Quality Assurance resources with strong experience in testing large and complex systems development projects. The changes that the project encompasses involves testing very complex technical components that integrates with many applications. This testing is required so that when the changes are rolled into Production, the quality is not compromised. For this QA effort, the project requires specialized QA resources that can perform Quality Assurance & Quality Control as per the industry standards.

You will be expected to develop and execute test plans and test cases for all phases of testing, communicate effectively, both verbally and written, with all resources involved in a project, and report defects in a timely and accurate fashion while managing multiple priorities and fostering an environment of team building and coordination.  
The Quality Assurance Analysts will be working with the project team and will be expected to create or participate in creating: 
  • Requirements Traceability Matrix 
  • Testable Requirements and/or Use Cases and Acceptance Criteria  
  • Test Strategy 
  • Test Plan 
  • Test Scenarios
  • Test Cases 
  • Code Review Schedule and Sign-offs (Code Review frequency determined by Development and QA)
  • Defect Documentation 
  • Test Closure Document 

Mandatory Qualifications:

  • B.S. or B.A. degree (4 year) with five (5) years’ experience as a Quality Assurance Analyst
  • Associates degree (2 year) with seven (7) years’ experience as a Quality Assurance Analyst 
  • Ten (10) years’ experience as a Quality Assurance Analyst
  • Five (5) engagements in a Quality Assurance Analyst role, each with a different organization and each lasting a minimum of three (3) months.

Desired Skills:

  • Computer Science or Information Technology degree 
  • Experience utilizing Rational Team Concert (RTC) 
  • Experience as a QA Lead
  • Experience writing and executing advanced SQL query commands
  • Experience in Infrastructure Testing
  • Experience in Web Services Testing
Why work for NorthShore Resources?
NorthShore Resources is a Minneapolis-based IT consulting firm, whose focus is to provide superior quality and unparalleled customer service in all aspects of our business. We offer great local jobs to local people, allowing us to build solid, long-term relationships with our clients and consultants.
While working as a consultant for NorthShore Resources, you’ll receive benefits such as medical, dental, and 401(k) with company matching. You’ll also receive one of the best benefits an employer can offer – support! Our staff is here to help you every step of the way, ensuring that all of your questions are answered and that you’re placed on a path to success
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