Mid to senior QA Analyst       View all jobs at Cynetra Systems

Job Ref Number: 444
Location: Jersey City, NJ  07097
Job Type: Contract, Contract-to-hire
Duration: 12 months+
Work Authorization: U.S Citizens, Green Card Holders, EAD Holders, H1B Visa Holders
Security Clearance Requirement: Not Required
Local Consultants Only: Will consider out of state candidates also.
Interview Process: Phone Interview. Followed by in-person Interview.

Job Description

·         Mid to Senior QA Analyst/Testers 4+ years of QA experience
·         Must have Property Casualty experience (Prior experience within Commercial Insurance Domain :Casualty, General Liability, Workers Comp).
Who would be comfortable working within Insurance domain and have worked in AGILE environment and be able to work under a tight project schedule. This is a multi-year global program that will give you the opportunity to stretch your skills with an agile QA and development team that is delivering industry leading architectures with Rich AJAX UIs, dynamically configured Spring frameworks and Predictive Analytics. You should have a passion for your work with the imagination for the possible and the grounding to deliver it. This consultant needs to be an expert in the concepts of test process.

As a QA Analyst/Tester you will be responsible for manual testing, Test Scenarios/ Cases development and Test execution. The candidate should have proven experience in all phases of the project life cycle in QA and Experience in all phases of testing. Work within Offshore/Onshore model. Knowledge of HPQC is a must.

Responsibilities include:

Produce well-structured, documented and maintainable test scripts for manual testing that support the quality assurance test-cycle within the SDLC.
Participates in team meetings with project team as appropriate
Researches, understands and produces test-case scenarios and cases that validate major functional areas of application
Participate in the development and support of the testing program aimed at supporting multiple testing efforts simultaneously
Identify and capture test data to support the test cases defined by the testing team
Modifies test cases scenarios as needed for new and changed business rules, functionalities and modules.
Executes test cases in accordance with department defined test plans and procedures.
Creates clearly documented defect reports for anomalies found during test procedures.
Adheres to established test methodologies for validation and verification of product releases.
Proficient with Microsoft office software: Excel, Word, Windows/SQL
Understand the business risk and implications of introducing new software or hardware into the production environment

Job Requirements:

Computer Science Master or Bachelor*s degree preferred and extensive (6 years +) current experience in Quality Assurance and Testing.
Prior experience within Commercial Insurance Domain (Casualty, General Liability, Workers Comp). 
Ability to demonstrate innovative thinking, influencing and execution.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Ability to work under tight schedule.
Experienced working with offshore team members.
Working experience within Agile environment is a must
Expert in manual testing, defect tracking and reporting
Expert in test scenario/case creation
Knowledge of HP QC
Excellent attention to detail and follow-up