Software Test Analyst

J2EE, PL/SQL, Agile, Continuous Integration, e-Commerce testing, JIRA, front end, back end, validation testing
Contract W2, Contract Independent, 11 Months
$35 - $42

Job Description

631515 – ABC - Software Test Analyst

11+ Month Contract

Richmond, VA


Our Large Government client seeks a Software Test Analyst. 


  • Local candidates ONLY – MUST be Richmond, VA Resident
  • Depending on what Covid restrictions are in place when this person will start, they will likely sit remote until it is safe to return to the office. After that, this position is 100% onsite.


This position will be primarily responsible for software test analysis to support the Client Digital Team performing manual and stress testing.  This position will support testing needs for new and legacy system integration needs.


Experience with front-end, UI and back-end validation testing. Thorough understanding of various browsers user agents and compatibility testing. Knowledge of SQL and database interaction. Knowledge of automation testing frameworks.  Strong analytical skills; attention to details.


Work alongside software developers, business analysts, product owners and other system specialists to gather and interpret user/system requirements. Produce well-structured, documented and maintainable test scripts for manual testing that support the software test cycle within the SDLC. Participate in the development and support of the testing program aimed at supporting multiple testing efforts simultaneously. Create clearly documented defect reports for anomalies found during test procedures. Validate that user expectations are achieved during the testing process. Develop and establish quality assurance measures and testing standards for new applications, and/or enhancements to existing applications throughout their development/product lifecycles.


Strong analytical skills; attention to details. Demonstrated ability to work both independently and as part of a software development team. Basic understanding of Java or other object-oriented programming languages. Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing


Required skills and experience:


Skills required:

  • 5 Years IT Quality Assurance field (both front and back end validation testing exp)
  • 4 Years experience in testing J2EE web-based applications
  • 2 Years experience writing simple PL/SQL queries (insert/update)
  • 1 Years experience working in an Agile environment


Desired experience:

  • 1 years of Experience using Jira
  • Experience working in a continuous integration environment a plus
  • Exp testing e-commerce, mobile, web, POS (Point-of-sale), financial and human resource applications (if so pls make sure its highlighted on resume)


Interviews will be conducted via Skype/WebEx.




Dice Id : sdksoft
Position Id : SDK631515
Originally Posted : 4 days ago
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