Quality Analyst

Quality Analyst2021-11-28T23:26:10-05:00<div><span style="font-family: arial, sans-serif;"><strong>Quality Analyst (Consultant/Senior Consultant)&nbsp;</strong></span></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div> <div id="m_-1324165051334015082gmail-description-content"> <p><span style="font-family: arial, sans-serif;">At ThoughtWorks, testing (especially test &nbsp;automation and Agile testing) is central to our delivery methodology.&nbsp; ThoughtWorks has contributed significantly to Open Source testing tools, such as Sahi, Selenium and SharpRobo and we are at the forefront of automated testing practices. Our testing capability is amongst the most advanced in consultancies anywhere and we are frequently advising clients on testing strategies and tools. We are looking for sharp,&nbsp;forward-looking&nbsp;individuals with varying levels of work experience with an aptitude for learning new domains and testing &nbsp;methodologies.<br><br>The key aspects of the Quality Analyst (QA) role include</span></p> <ul> <li><span style="font-family: arial, sans-serif;">A hands-on tester who is comfortable across a whole range of functional and cross-functional testing</span></li> <li><span style="font-family: arial, sans-serif;">Demonstrate experience with exploratory testing, not just working to test plans</span></li> <li><span style="font-family: arial, sans-serif;">Ability to demonstrate strategic thinking when developing tests</span></li> <li><span style="font-family: arial, sans-serif;">Experience testing multi-tier web-based applications</span></li> <li><span style="font-family: arial, sans-serif;">Understanding of full life cycle development right from the requirements gathering to delivery</span></li> <li><span style="font-family: arial, sans-serif;">Ability to triage failures, identify&nbsp;root cause and define corrective actions</span></li> <li><span style="font-family: arial, sans-serif;">Awareness of test automation and ability to spot points of value in the process</span></li> <li><span style="font-family: arial, sans-serif;">Using scripting to create automated tests</span></li> <li><span style="font-family: arial, sans-serif;">Experience of, or interest in, working with Open Source testing tools like Selenium</span></li> <li><span style="font-family: arial, sans-serif;">Feel comfortable working closely with developers, business and &nbsp;other quality analysts and clients in a highly collaborative environment</span></li> <li><span style="font-family: arial, sans-serif;">A knowledge of testing within an Agile development environment</span></li> <li><span style="font-family: arial, sans-serif;">Passion for technology and software quality</span></li> </ul> <p><strong><span style="font-family: arial, sans-serif;">Job Requirements</span></strong></p> <ul> <li><span style="font-family: arial, sans-serif;">2+ years experience in Testing (manual and automation) of business software applications</span></li> <li><span style="font-family: arial, sans-serif;">Experience with testing tools like Mercury (QTP), Silk, Open Source tools like Selenium, Watir, Sahi etc</span></li> <li><span style="font-family: arial, sans-serif;">Knowledge of Scripting Languages, like JavaScript, Python, Ruby, etc</span></li> <li><span style="font-family: arial, sans-serif;">Exposure to Basic Java / .Net development environment</span></li> <li><span style="font-family: arial, sans-serif;">Ability to write simple code to test applications</span></li> <li><span style="font-family: arial, sans-serif;">Awareness of basic OO programming (Classes/Methods, Etc.)</span></li> <li><span style="font-family: arial, sans-serif;">Knowledge of SQL</span></li> <li><span style="font-family: arial, sans-serif;">An interest in business domain and key business drivers influencing quality of software applications</span></li> <li><span style="font-family: arial, sans-serif;">The ability to work with Business Analysts and Project Managers to create and&nbsp;prioritise&nbsp;Test Plans.</span></li> <li><span style="font-family: arial, sans-serif;">Ability to lead, mentor and guide team members</span></li> </ul> <p><strong><span style="font-family: arial, sans-serif;">The following are also highly desirable</span></strong></p> <ul> <li><span style="font-family: arial, sans-serif;">Experience of creating test frameworks and strategy, choosing automated testing tools and creating testing standards</span></li> <li><span style="font-family: arial, sans-serif;">Notions of configuration management, like SVN and GIT</span></li> <li><span style="font-family: arial, sans-serif;">Familiarity with automated deployment processes</span></li> <li><span style="font-family: arial, sans-serif;">A track-record of innovation in testing</span></li> </ul> </div> </div> <p>&nbsp;</p> <div> <div> <p><strong>Not quite ready to apply? 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