Our client, one of the largest retail propane distributors, is seeking an Onshore Senior Test Analyst
Location: King of Prussia, PA
Position Type: Contract
The Application Test Analyst will ensure the integrity of application systems by performing software design reviews (business cases), creating test plans, and testing of software changes. In addition, the Application Test Analyst manages the release of software upgrades by developing, documentation, and communications.
The Application Test Analyst is also responsible for interfacing with technology providers for tests and test interfaces within organizations (internal/external), as needed.
The Application Test Analyst is responsible for validation that the Change and Release Management Processes are being performed effectively and consistently by all the Business Systems Departments.
Duties and Responsibilities:
-Execution of test plans.
-Review of test plans and make modifies as necessary.
-Report progress of business test plans. Raises issues/concerns that cannot be resolved and are impeding progress to business project manager.
-Question/challenges needs and or prioritization as necessary.
-Ensure the integrity software by analyzing software designs, generating test plans, and performing tests on new and modified software.
-Must have knowledge of business functions and the impact of the system on those functions.
-Must be able to communicate effectively with all levels of the business to understand needs and report the progress of testing plans.
-Must have ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals.
-Must have ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers, and the public.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
-Knowledge of software development life cycle.
-Proficiency in software testing methods and procedures.
-Proficiency in software release planning and installation management.
-Project management skills
-Must be able to work effectively to promote a team environment.
-Strong organizational and communications skills
Education and Experience Required:
-Bachelor s degree from four-year college or university
-Two to five years related experience.
-Normal office environment
-Moderate noise (business office with computers and printers, light traffic)