Quality Assurance Analyst- Mainframe

Indianapolis, IN

Company Name :IBA Infotech LLC

Type : Contract

Primary Skills : Java, SDLC, C/C++, Python

Location : Indianapolis


Job Description:

Essential Duties/Responsibilities:

  • Develops, builds, and executes automation plans, strategy, and scripts using Rational Functional Tester integrated with Rational Quality Manager (RQM) for mainframe applications and web based applications;
  • Analyzes business requirements, functional and technical designs to develop test strategy for assigned projects;
  • Provides project related estimates for assigned tasks;
  • Conducts testing to ensure that all CSB-IT systems, products, and services meet minimum standards and requirements;
  • Creates manual functional test plans, including test cases, test scripts and test data for assigned projects;
  • Acts as technical expert and information resource concerning assigned areas;
  • Facilitates support for acceptance testing efforts;
  • Creates and maintains a reusable test script library using specified templates in Rational QM;
  • Reports project task status to the CSB-IT Test Team Supervisor, appropriate lead and/or project manager;
  • Promotes the utilization of current governance processes and tools;
  • Provides requested weekly/bi-weekly/monthly reports and regular updates to CSB-IT Test Team Supervisor;
  • Recommends new/improved testing practices and procedures;
  • May provide guidance and training with reference to test automation and scripting languages to Test Team staff;
  • Assists other IT staff with test related tasks;
  • Performs related duties as assigned;

Job Requirements:

  • Extensive knowledge of SDLC and Testing Methodologies;
  • Thorough knowledge of Automation Scripting using Rational Functional Tester or similar tool;
  • Thorough knowledge of testing and reporting procedures and practices;
  • Solid Mainframe testing experience;
  • Knowledge of Java, C++, Python or other coding language a plus;
  • Prefer knowledge of the Child Support Enforcement systems and Child Support requirements;
  • Ability to identify and resolve problems or assist in the development of creative solutions, when necessary;
  • Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing;
  • Ability to work as part of a team and collaborate with colleagues.