Data Recognition Corporation

Software Quality Analyst (SQA) Integration Specialist

Maple Grove, MN
Jan 03, 2018
Oct 02, 2018
Data Recognition Corporation
Job Type
Employment Status
Full Time


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.


  • 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 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