Data Analyst/Tester F32231D

  • SyApps,
  • Washington, DC
Analysis, Analyst, Business Analyst, CASE, Consulting, Data Analysis, Database, Development, Excel, Management, Project, QA, QA Testing, Quality Center, SDLC, Specification, SQL, Tester, Testing, Test Plan
Contract Corp-To-Corp, Contract Independent, Contract W2, C2H Corp-To-Corp, C2H Independent, C2H W2
Telecommuting not available Travel not required

Job Description

SyApps is a Technology and Management Consulting Services firm based in Greater Washington area, with focus on solutions in the area of Strategy, Process, Technology and Management support. As a diverse end-to end IT and Management solution Provider, SyApps offers a range of expertise aimed at helping customers re-engineer and re-invent their business to compete successfully in an ever-changing marketplace.

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-Business Analyst III is responsible for leading the functional requirements gathering team. The candidate works directly with internal customers to understand the business environment and needs. Identifies relevant design, process and specification issue.
-Must have prior experience leading analysis/requirements phase of a project and ability to work closely with end-users to document requirements.

-Must have experience leading UAT test phase including test strategy development, test case creation, test script development, test execution, defect tracking and reporting. The candidate may also be required to train end users.

-As a part of the strategic initiatives key projects such as SLIM and Compass Upgrade projects are underway. At present, there is a need for analysis and UAT testing resources to assist with these projects.

Business Objective
Compass Upgrade project and SLIM (Expanded Pooling Window) project

Applications/systems the contractor will be working on
CMH, FAS65 and Compass

Purpose of this Application/System
-CMH which is the database that holds the loan data for pooling.
-FAS65 which is the business rules engine that determine the eligibility of a loan (whether it can be pooled or not).
-Compass which is a third party COTS tool that is used for creating pools. It is the front end for CMH.

Day to day Activities
-Lead analysis/requirements writing phase. Assist is determining test strategy and defining the test plan.

-Test case and test data creation for functional testing. Test execution for functional, regression and integration testing. Documentation of test results. Coordination with QA and Development Teams for defect resolution.

Must Haves
-Strong analysis skills (including data analysis skills).
-Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
-Ability to interact with end-users to understand business needs, lead analysis and requirements gathering phases and meetings.
-Ability to work independently with minimal guidance.
-UAT testing/ QA testing Test cases/test data creation and execution.
-Defect tracking.
-SQL skills, Excel skills (functions such a V-lookup, sorting/filtering data, using formulae is spreadsheets).

-Familiarity with HP Quality Center.
-Knowledge of SDLC.

Preferred skills, but not required
-Mortgage industry experience.

Importance of Skills (Stack Ranked)
-Business/data analysis skills.
-Strong written and verbal communication.
-UAT testing/ QA testing - test cases/test data creation and execution.
-SQL skills, Excel skills (functions such a V-lookup, sorting/filtering data, using formulae is spreadsheets).
-Defect tracking.
-Knowledge of SDLC.

Location:   Washington, DC

SyApps LLC is a Winner of the SmartCEO/Grant Thornton Future 50 Award for being recognized as one of 50 fastest growing companies in the Greater Washington Area.

We are proud of our diverse environment, Equal Opportunity Employer. SyApps is committed to a policy of equal employment opportunity. SyApps participates in E-Verify.


Location: Washington, DC
Dice Id : 10115473
Position Id : 685254
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