Job Description

Reference # : 19-00316Title : Lead Tester
Location : Albany, NY
Position Type : Contract
Experience Level : Start Date / End Date : 06/01/2019 / 05/31/2021
Program Specific:
The Program Names/Areas are:
• NYSDOL Unemployment Insurance

These positions will be used to help support NYSDOL's service-oriented architecture (SOA) critical SOA applications and services
DOL requires assistance from a skilled consultant to work within a service-oriented architecture (SOA) to support DOL critical SOA applications and services.
Design and develop the following test artifacts:
• Test Strategy document detailing how quality will be infused throughout the Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) process
• Test Scenarios (business entities/objects and their relationships)
• Traceability matrix outlining the correlation between business rules, use cases, and corresponding test scenarios
• Functional Test Plan describing the who, what, where, how, and why each business function will be tested
• User Acceptance Test plan detailing entrance and exit criteria; including users in the process of decision-making re. testing specific business scenarios

Specific activities include:
1. Create SQL queries to verify tables are correctly populated
2. Participates in meetings with Business Analysts, Developers, and Architects in understanding requirements
3. Analyze Business and Technical requirements, identifying test scenarios based on business process
4. Execute functional test cases
5. Work with data management to acquire test data
6. Review Release Notes with each build for accuracy and completeness
7. Analyze test case failures; clearly and concisely report defects using SHARED SERVICES FOR QA designated testing tool set, which includes Client ALM/QC, QTP/UFT, Katalon Studio, Selenium and SoapUI. Knowledge of Client Load Runner and IBM Rational tools is a PLUS.
8. Create test execution summary report and communicate results to manager and project team
9. Coordinate all test artifacts in common test location in SHARED SERVICES FOR QA designated testing tool set for version control
10. Create using SHARED SERVICES FOR QA designated testing tool set defect/enhancement queries
11. Design using SHARED SERVICES FOR QA designated testing tool set reports to communicate quality progress to management and project teams
12. Re-test defects as assigned, following defect management process
13. Validate each screen with web accessibility compliance tool for American Disabilities Act compliance
14. Creating automated test scripts using java script within the Rational Functional Tester tool
15. Train user population on tool used to execute and report outcome of User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
16. Conduct automation testing and leading automation team members in the automation of test cases using SHARED SERVICES FOR QA designated testing tool set.
17. Creating and troubleshooting automation testing script, which could be using knowledge of JAVA/VB script, C/C++, Selenium language.


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