QA Analyst - eCommerce Team

Location: Union, NJ
Date Posted: 03-28-2018
Our client is seeking a Quality Assurance Analyst to join our fast paced eCommerce Technologies team. The main responsibilities for this position are to work independently to design, create, execute and update test cases; log defects with proper documentation; plan and prioritize daily test execution and to provide help in making and adhering to testing related processes. Desirable candidates will be a self-starter, team player and have a “can-do” spirit.Provides Quality Assurance testing services within the IT Enterprise Quality Assurance group.

Responsibilities include preparing and executing Application Test Plans, Test Scripts/Cases and documenting the results.

Knowledge of JIRA and responsive web design is desired.

The responsibilities of the position are, but not limited to, the following:

Test Planning
Review and understand Business Requirements, Functional specifications and system design documents to identify all testable conditions in a structured way.
Convert application requirements to high level test cases
Create low level test cases from high level test cases
Create integration/end to end test scripts
Create a test execution plan / strategy for a test cycle
Apply lesson learnt from previous releases
Identify the test cases for regression and retire the redundant test cases
Participate in Sprint planning for QA activities and provide estimates for testing tasks

Test Execution
 Execute test cases – manually and/or using automation tool (based on project need/setup)
 Verify the actual test results for each test case and match the expected results
 Communicate test results and status to project stakeholders
 Maintain and update the test case changes as per change request /enhancements

Defect Documentation
 Understanding of a typical defect life cycle process
 Identify high quality defects
 Log defects by accurately adding steps with proper details and documentation
 Retest the defects and take them to closure
 Report QA execution status by including key data points (based on data from the defect management tool)

Testing Tools
 Proficient in working with defect management tools (preferably JIRA)
 Communicate work status to project stakeholders as required
 Coordinate & collaborate with offshore team members as required

Required Qualifications
• 5+ years experiences in a similar role
• Full project life-cycle experiences
• Familiar with Agile methodology and principals
• Experience using defect tracking systems such as JIRA and general knowledge of defect processing and control 
• Effective verbal and written communication skills
• Organized and details oriented
• BS - Computer Science or equivalent degree with related work experience

Nice-to-have Qualifications
• Knowledge of eCommerce, retail industry is a plus
• Knowledge of responsive web design
• Knowledge of at least one of the automation tool (preferably Selenium)
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