Randstad QA Analyst in Minneapolis, Minnesota
salary:$45 - $55 per hour
date posted:Thursday, December 6, 2018
industry:Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
Tell me about your department:
Digital Testing Team - dynamic, fast paced. Working on the latest and greatest technologies.
Project Description - what are the selling points that would spike a candidate's interest in this role:
This role will have PM coordinating skills, coordinating across multiple team which will create an opportunity to work with multiple business. The role will be working on the greatest technologies - a lot of testing will be "to figure" out how to test - all newer technologies.
location: Minneapolis, Minnesota
job type: Contract
salary: $45 - 55 per hour
work hours: 8am to 5pm
education: No Degree Required
Responsibilities/Deliverables that the resource will be responsible for:
Test Functionalities on Devices and Multiple browsers
Efficiently log and track Defects in JIRA
Interact with multiple teams for integration testing and for test data needs
Attend Sprint Planning meetings and other related Agile testing activities
Participate in coming up with acceptance criteria for user story
Independently determine and develop approaches to solutions
Document and summarize test results and report findings
Creates Dashboard reports to present to stake holders
Develop and provide testing metrics and reports for the QA dashboard to effectively communicate test status to the test team and management.
Help document and track key project milestones and overall project deliverables on time, and adhering to development and quality standards.
Typical Day in the role:
Stand Up Meeting
Meetings with team to understand architecture diagrams, wiki pages and timelines for testing
Put together test cases
Review sessions with stakeholders to cover testing outcomes
Front line person
What are the MUST have skills that you are looking for in a candidate?
8-10 Years of Experience in QA Testing with latest technologies (Automated & Manual)
Strong App Testing & Browser Based Testing
Strong understanding development technologies (broad experience) and how the technologies can should be tested
Strong understanding of microservices
Project Management Skills
Agile development experience a must - working in short release cycles
Experience in working and interacting with Product owners
Excellent communication skills
Prior experience in implementing and tracking testing KPI's and metrics
Analytical thinker, detailed oriented.
Good problem solving skills.
Retail experience required
skills: Skills Overview:
What are the technologies and the depth of the technologies that a candidate must have in order to be successful in this role?
MicroServices - being built in various different technologies across teams
Java, Groovy, Ruby, Cloud-Based Technologies,etc.
What are the soft skills that you feel candidates must-have in order to be successful in this role?
- Leadership Skills - Cross Functional Influence
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