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QA Analyst (Manual)

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Ernst & Young LLP Nashville , TN 37201

Posted 3 months ago

The Quality Assurance Specialist role is in the Solution Delivery pillar. The main function of this pillar is to develop and test solutions created to support the Americas Tax Practice.

Essential Functions of the Job:

  • Responsible for quality assurance testing of solutions as established by Quality Assurance Lead

  • Provide technical guidance and expertise to team members, colleagues and/or customers

  • Assist in the development of quality assurance and testing policies, standards and procedures, processes, and best practices

  • Contribute to program/project review meetings. Support Quality Assurance Management in determining status, assessing problem areas, suggesting and reviewing corrective actions, directing/planning necessary extra work, and rework and re-plan activities

  • Support the onboarding of new team members

  • Work with project stakeholders to determine the appropriate quality initiatives to implement during system development life cycles

  • Work within quality assurance frameworks to ensure stability, efficiency and scalability

  • Support Quality Assurance Lead in upward stakeholder management and day-to-day management of the Quality Assurance team

  • Make recommendations to the Quality Assurance Lead on the improvement of Quality Assurance processes and practices and where appropriate help to establish these and implement where agreed

  • Develop and maintain strong working relationships with other IT services, IT solution functions and customers to expedite delivery of IT solutions

  • Conduct tests and undertake analysis of results to ensure that software meets or exceeds specified standards and/or client and technical requirements

  • Provide feedback and suggestions to improve the application of basic principles and practices related to Software Development Process Improvement

  • Coordinates and manages planning of the system and/or acceptance tests within a development or integration project

  • Take responsibility for integrity of testing and acceptance activities and coordinates the execution of these activities

  • Provide authoritative advice and guidance on any aspect of test planning and execution

  • Define and communicate test strategy for specific projects

  • Manages all test processes, including test plans, resources, costs, timescales, test deliverables, and traceability

  • Identifies process improvements, and contributes to corporate testing standards and definition of best practices

  • Investigate and document the internal control of specified aspects of automated or partly automated processes, and assesses compliance with the relevant standards

  • Controls, updates and distributes new and revised quality standards, including technical changes

Analytical/Decision Making

Responsibilities:
  • Proactive approach to identifying issues and presenting solutions and options, and where appropriate, leading to resolution

  • Ability to clearly articulate both problems and proposed solutions

Knowledge and Skills Requirements:

  • Ability to work across multiple projects

  • Ability to determine strategic direction and not just tactical

  • Excellent knowledge of the software packages UFT, Quick Test Professional and Application Lifecycle Management

  • Knowledge of TFS, VSTS

  • Knowledge of Software Development Lifecycle including the functional and non-functional test phases

  • Knowledge of Quality Management techniques

  • Intermediate understanding of the customer services and business processes

  • Demonstrates a basic understanding of key principles related to Software Development Process Improvement

  • Excellent attention to detail

  • Knowledge of quality assurance testing, tooling and associated programming language

  • Programing experience in VB/VBA/VBScript or C#, .NET platform

  • Good interpersonal, communication and organizational skills

  • Motivated by delivery

  • The ability to work and team effectively with clients and other management personnel across geographies

  • Flexibility to adjust to multiple demands, shifting priorities, ambiguity and rapid change

  • Ability to deal efficiently with escalations and difficult situations under pressure

  • Demonstrates the ability to research, formulate relevant questions and seek advice about specific concepts and practices to deepen learning and application skills related to Quality Management

  • Maintains an in-depth knowledge of specific technical specialisms, and provide expert advice regarding their application

  • Knowledge of Agile and automation processes

Supervision Responsibilities:

  • Works with limited direction and oversight

  • Provide supervision and direction to team members and staff

Other Requirements:

  • Occasional overnight travel may be required

Job Requirements:

  • Works with limited direction and oversight

  • Provide supervision and direction to team members and staff

  • 3-5 years of relevant experience

Ernst & Young LLP, an equal employment opportunity employer (Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Disabled), values the diversity of our workforce and the knowledge of our people.


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QA Analyst (Manual)

Expired Job

Ernst & Young LLP