Software Test Analyst

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Software Guidance & Assistance
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Full Time, Right to Hire
Telecommuting not available Travel not required

Job Description

Software Guidance & Assistance, Inc., (SGA), is searching for an Software Test Analyst for a contract to hire assignment with one of our premier healthcare services clients in Cincinnati, OH .



Responsibilities :



  • Develops large and/or complex solutions that require analysis and research.


  • Works on multiple projects as a project leader or frequently as the subject matter expert.


  • Works on projects/issues of medium to high complexity that require demonstrated knowledge across multiple technical areas and business segments.


  • Coaches and mentors more junior technical staff.


  • Works under minimal supervision on complex projects. Wide latitude for independent judgment.


  • Develops, maintains and upgrades Manual or Automated test scripts, utilities, simulators, data sets and other programmatic test tools required to execute test plans.


  • Perform usability testing for total system performance, reliability, scalability, and security.


  • Effectively communicates testing activities and findings in oral and written forms.


  • Controls and manages own daily test activities.


  • Provides internal quality assurance.


  • Supports test lead to identify risks and develops mitigation strategies.


  • Organizes and maintains the test script library.


  • Performs other related duties as assigned.




Required Skills :



  • Typically requires six (6) or more years of demonstrated experience in software testing.


  • Bachelor's degree or the equivalent combination of education, training, or work experience.


  • Knowledge of methods, tools, and technology used in software testing


  • Knowledge and use of quality management methods, tools, and technology used to create and support defect-free, application software that meets the needs of the client/business partner


  • Proficient with SQL


  • Working knowledge of Web API


  • Knowledge of the basic principles, processes, phases and roles of application development methodologies


  • Knowledge of primary database engines with a demonstrated ability to write complex queries to be used for data validation and troubleshooting


  • Knowledge of object-oriented development tools, techniques, and principles with expertise in at least one object-oriented language


  • Knowledge of functions, features, and components of existing and planned operating systems and applications


  • Skill in understanding and focusing on the clients' needs


  • Skill in analysis, solid decision-making and problem-solving


  • Ability to work in an agile development environment where developers and testing personnel work closely together to ensure requirements are met or exceeded


  • Ability to deliver results under pressure


  • Ability to demonstrate interpersonal and teambuilding skills, working with technical and non-technical individuals


  • Ability to communicate effectively verbally and in writing


  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with employees, clients, vendors and public



Preferred Skills :




  • Desired experience with HP Quality Center, UFT, HP Load Runner, Python, JSON/XML




SGA is a Certified Women's Business Enterprise (WBE) celebrating over thirty years of service to our national client base for both permanent placement and consulting opportunities. For consulting positions, we offer a variety of benefit options including but not limited to health & dental insurance, paid vacation, timely payment via direct deposit. SGA accepts transfers of H1 sponsorship for most contracting roles. We are unable to sponsor for Right-to-Hire, Fulltime, or Government roles. All parties authorized to work in the US are encouraged to apply for all roles. Only those authorized to work for government entities will be considered for government roles. Please inquire about our referral program if you would like to submit a candidate for any of our open or future job opportunities. SGA is an EEO employer. We encourage Veterans to apply. To view all of our available job postings and/or to learn more about SGA please visit us online at .

Company Information

Founded in 1981, Software Guidance & Assistance, Inc. is a privately-held, Certified Women’s Business Enterprise with over 30 years experience providing IT staffing to our diverse portfolio of clients across all industries with a strong presence in finance, insurance, utilities, and government vertificals.
Dice Id : sgainc
Position Id : 18-03617

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