QA Tester

Agile, Development, Management, Project, Project Management, QA, QA Tester, Quality Assurance, Release, Scripts, SDLC, Security, Supervision, Tester, Testing, UX
Full Time, Contract Corp-To-Corp, Contract Independent, Contract W2, C2H Corp-To-Corp, C2H Independent, C2H W2, Part Time
Telecommuting not available Travel not required

Job Description

Appstechbiz is an IT Recruiting and Consulting firm based in Tysons Corner, VA. Our client is looking for a QA Tester with the following criteria:


- Analyze System and functional specifications
- Write test cases and scripts and identify data for test scenarios
- Maintain and establish test data
- Performs testing to ensure the application is free of defects and meets customer business needs
- Performs verification using defined methods, procedures
- Assist the development team in debugging and reproducing reported issues
- Document issues found during testing and works with Development team to resolve the issue
- Should have problem solving and analytical skills
- Expert to provide a high level of functionality, usability, and testability during the requirements phase
- Write SQL queries
- Establishes QA acceptance criteria for test plans
- Prepares test plans, test scripts, and release documentation
- Executes test scripts and test cases, supporting test automation when applicable, and reporting and tracking of results/issues
- Executes test plans for both planned and emergency releases
- Participates in or supports various testing phases including unit, integration, regression, and user acceptance
- May work closely with project management and other teammates to gather requirements, assist in the design of new enhancements, functionality, and release planning.
- Design, implement, and conduct tests to ensure system requirements are met for complex software/hardware applications
- Create and maintain automated test scripts
- Demonstrate ability to design and execute test plans by attending technical/functional requirements reviews for complex software applications


- College degree (preferrably Bachelor’s degree in IT or related field or equivalent experience)
- Excellent writing/documentation, communication, analysis and organizational skills required
- Strong aptitude in both business and technology
- Self-starter with excellent organizational and time management skills
- Experience working through all phases of SDLC, with emphasis on software quality assurance and testing
- Ability to identify design flaws and make recommendations in order to have the best possible UX/UI
- Work well under pressure and demonstrate continuous commitment to quality and service
- Ability to work effectively and efficiently toward goals in a complex and diverse environment with multiple projects and changing demands
- Excellent critical thinking and good problem solving skills
- Experience working in an agile environment perferred
- Experience in Quality Assurance and Quality Control Methodologies
- Experience in Internet/Web related applications testing
- Experience in Client/Server based application testing
- Experience in backend/black box testing
- Experience in Performance Testing Tools (LoadRunner, ALM Performance Center)
- Experience in writing SQL queries
- Application requirements and enterprise architecture experience
- Experience documenting and tracking customer requirements in the form of detailed Functional Requirements
- Expertise with Quality Center testing tool in building requirements and test case repositories
- Experience in Automated testing
- Business Analyst skill set that consist of creating business requirement documents as well as requirement traceability matrix
- Strong analytical skills and experience with QA metrics, such as defect profiles and performance to entry/exit criteria
- Ability to work collaboratively and effectively across matrix organizations in a fast paced and schedule driven environment


Dice Id : RTX1c0ff9
Position Id : 027817
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