The Quality Assurance candidate must have the ability to work independently and in a team environment to have primary responsibility for maintenance and execution of a suite of HP QTP automated regression scripts which must be run as part of Agile Scrum two week Sprints.
In addition this resource should have a sound understanding of Quality Assurance best practices and be prepared to participate in an initiative to expand and transform Quality Assurance processes based on a strategy which is under development.
Business Knowledge Complexity:
Banking experience preferred but not required, Quality Assurance best practices experience, involvement with Agile Scrum development approach
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Works closely with an Agile Scrum team and external resources in the maintenance and execution of regression tests and other Quality Assurance testing on several business applications in accordance with Scrum Sprints. The scripts are currently run using a framework in HP QTP.
Update and maintain existing and new test cases and scripts per understanding of business functionality additions and modifications
Work with Scrum team to define User Story Acceptance criteria and associated test plans
Adhere to practices that maintain traceability from User stories to defects and resolutions
. Maintain current QTP framework
Execute Automated QTP Test Scripts
Evaluate Test Execution and research failures
Prepare Test Result Reports
Maintain Test Bed Data
Ability to communicate effectively with project team members and highly technical resources.
Advocate for more test automation at all levels (unit, integration, functional, acceptance)
Coach and inspire others into adopting a test driven mindset
Contribute to implementing QA strategy currently in development. This may involve a tool migration, methodology changes, shifts to Continuous Integration, etc.
12 month contract