Data Recognition Corporation

Software Quality Analyst (SQA) Integration Specialist

Location
Maple Grove, MN
Posted
Jan 03, 2018
Closes
Oct 02, 2018
Ref
2018-2308
Contact
Data Recognition Corporation
Job Type
Employee
Employment Status
Full Time

Summary:

The SQA Integration Specialist will to help create great software products. As a member of the team you will be working alongside software developers on software releases and projects with a focus on validating the company's systems functionality against other product integrations. Testing will be on Microsoft, 'Amazon Stack/Cloud' environments in addition to Mobile/Portal Enterprise/Integration testing against various products.

Responsibilities:

  • Work as part of a team to assist in analyzing failures and creating detailed release notes.
  • Review product requirements and software with development teams to ensure software usability and reliability.
  • Monitor testing efforts conducted by vendors to ensure that the testing depth, breadth, and techniques used align with DRC standards.
  • Design and execute software test plans, completing manual & automated testing as needed, documenting and reporting issues found, and continually looking for improvements in testing processes.
  • Assist in analyzing failures and creating/reviewing detailed release announcements/release notes, as well as review product requirements and software with development teams to ensure software usability and reliability.
  • Review software and production issues as they occur for a holistic analysis of the impacts and possible causes.
  • Write and review Microsoft SQL queries and reports
  • Provide recommendations for future system design enhancements to address issues
  • Participate in system and user acceptance testing efforts
  • Understand system interdependencies and collaborate with project teams accordingly

Basic Requirements:

  • 5+ years for experience in a technology related position.
  • 3+ years software testing experience including test automation and integration testing.
  • Experience with Microsoft SQL
  • Ability to multi task between multiple testing projects
  • Thorough understanding of Software Quality Assurance Methodology
  • Thorough understanding of various Software Testing Types
  • Excellent interpersonal, written/verbal communication and organizational skills
  • Familiar with Agile Methodology
  • Familiar with Jira (or similar) for logging issues/defects or Project Portal
  • Commitment to and sense of urgency for project timelines
  • Works well in a team environment
  • Mobile application testing experience on Android, iOS and Windows devices

Preferred Qualifications (nice to have, not required)

  • BS in Computer Science, Management Information Systems or related field
  • Familiar with Continuous Integration Testing Techniques a plus

Essential Job Requirements:

  • Report to work promptly when scheduled
  • Be able to work under supervision and accept feedback
  • Familiarity with Microsoft Office Suite
  • Relate effectively and work respectfully with diverse work groups
  • Ability to consistently perform well during times of increased work load
  • Set and meet deadlines
  • Manage multiple job functions simultaneously
  • Other duties as needed
  • Willingness to be part of an on-call support rotation

Reporting to this position: No direct reports

Physical Requirements:

  • Ability to sit and/or stand for up to 8 hour periods of time
  • Ability to look at a computer monitor, utilize a keyboard and/or mouse for up to 8 hours per day
  • Ability to lift up to 20 pounds as necessary

DRC retains the right to change or assign other duties to this position

To apply: See www.drccareers.com and use Job ID/Keyword 2308

Company cannot provide visa sponsorship for this position

No agencies, please

Data Recognition Corporation is an EEO/AA Employer M/F/D/V