Data Analyst / Technical Business Analyst

Synchronoss Reston , VA 20190

Posted 2 months ago


At Synchronoss We Transform & Digitize Telecommunications, Media & Technology (TMT) Companies. We know the TMT space. Our platforms, products, people, and partners help Telecommunications, Media, and Technology companies shift their digital business into high gear.

We are looking for a Data Analyst, to be part of the Synchronoss Analytics team that delivers contemporary analytics solutions for various Synchronoss Products.

How you will help:

  • Be a key member of our product / scrum team. Using agile processes, their role will be to interact with the Business Analysts, Developers and Product owners to determine the best test scenario to implement for our products.

  • Collaborate with the Analytics team to understand the data, provide analysis, and deliver output in a manner that clearly presents the impact of the data as it pertains to the solution provided to the customers.

  • Work closely with the QA Manager and other QA Analysts and guide them through various phases of testing and development, both manual and the automation of our regression testing and End-to-End testing.

  • Extract data from various sources, writing complex SQL statements, analyzing, and presenting data as required

  • You will run the data pipeline and validate data

  • Identify and define opportunities for improvement, measurements for those improvements and the implementation and roll out process to ensure that overall quality standards and customer expectations are met or exceeded

  • Documentation including reviewing Testing Processes, Functional Specifications, Detailed Design documents and contributing to Test Specifications for Feature, System and Solutions Testing.

  • Assisting the QA Manager with team performance and KPI reporting

Who we have in mind:

  • 5 years data analysis and business analysis experience

  • Expertise in working with Big Data enviornments

  • Proficient in Shell Scripting or Phython

  • Ability to run pipeline and validate data

  • Agile Scrum methodology and ability to demonstrate a strong grasp of the test lifecycle within the Agile development lifecycle

  • Functional, exploratory non-functional, Cross Browser and user acceptance testing with strong test skills and experience of working through a number offull lifecycle projects

  • Experience in working on complex Web applications

  • Familiarity with defect investigation and isolation and the importance of reliable means of defect reproduction

  • Regular use of a defect management system such as Jira.

  • Able to demonstrate awareness of the importance of test process collateral (scripts and other deliverables) and the ability to feedback QA related information to management.

  • ISEB/ISTQB foundation/advanced Certification

  • Excellent communication skills

It would be great if you had:

  • Exposure to the following:

  • Atlassian tools

  • Selenium

  • Cucumber

  • Angular testing frameworks

  • Git

  • Gherkin

  • Excel

  • CSS elements

  • Basic coding/scripting experience is an advantage, specifically JavaScript and Java

  • Excellent trouble-shooting and technical problem-solving skills.

What we offer:

  • Competitive Salary + Bonus

  • Equity

  • Flex Time PTO

  • Healthcare

  • 401K

  • Vision

  • Dental

Synchronoss is an equal opportunity employer and prohibits discrimination, prejudice and harassment of any kind. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit, and business need.

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