Project Testing Analyst Job Description

Project Testing Analyst

Position Summary: 

Core Consulting is searching for a Project Testing Analyst to join our team. Project Management Professional Certification is required for this opportunity. Scrum Master or Six Sigma Certification is highly desirable.

Essential Functions of the Job:

  • Develop and maintain effective and reusable test plans and test cases to meet the business objectives and to achieve maximum system coverage
  • Execute test plans / scripts and accurately report results of testing
  • Validate test results, identify software quality issues and record these issues in the defects tracking too
  • Ensure that the development of the system meets the business needs (work as a conduit between the business and development where necessary)
  • Assist other team members and software developers to determine the root cause of issues found
  • Take initiative to establish, update / change manual testing requirements and procedures where necessary
  • Work with IT and support team to ensure the testing platform is setup correctly
  • Work with automated testing team to ensure that manual tests are documented appropriately to ensure they are automated where necessary

Key Requirements:

  • 4 year Bachelor’s Degree (in computer science preferable)
  • 4+ years of experience in gathering requirements and writing test plans and test cases from either business or functional requirements documents
  • 4+ years of experience in software testing in areas such as Functional testing, Regression testing, User Acceptance testing (performance / load testing preferable but not necessary)
  • Good knowledge of SDLC from requirements gathering through implementation
  • Experience with defect reporting and analysis
  • Ability to learn new system quickly
  • Should be able to work efficiently in a fast paced environment
  • Should be able to manage work load and provide update on task progress
  • Possess strong communications skills
  • Possess good analytical and problem solving skills
  • Should be able to work independently and in a team environment
  • PMP / PRINCE II certification a plus
  • Certified Scrum Master a plus
  • Six Sigma certification a plus

Updated: September 20, 2017