Job Description :
Required Experience:
5+ years of relevant experience in software quality assurance
3+ years SQL utilizing complex queries and writing stored procedures
2+ years testing data/data transformation/data movement (ETL)
2+ years of using Quality Center/ALM for test case management
1+ years of experience with Netezza and AMPP
1+ years of using Informatica IDQ or other tools to automate ETL tests
1+ years of Agile methodology experience
1+ years of using Jira for defect tracking
Firm understanding of data architecture and ETL workflows
Bachelor’s degree in Information Systems

Preferred Experience:
ETL experience to be on most recent project
Informatica IDQ experience to be on most recent project
Netezza/AMPP experience to be on most recent project
Agile methodology being utilized in the current/most recent project
Prefer experience in the SAFe Agile approach

Essential Job Functions:
Validate data from the data sources through each step of the extract and transformation process including final load in the data warehouse
Develop and review test plans and test scripts
Automate test efforts using ETL automation tools
Conduct some manual or automated web service testing when needs arise
Ensure accurate data and reporting, in terms of content and infrastructure by researching and identifying source of errors
Understand the data model and ETL flow.
Write SQL scripts to extract data from various databases and systems and compare against data warehouse
Perform root cause and trend analysis to identify recurring patterns of errors
Ensure data standards/integrity are maintained in order to deliver the highest quality products
Participate in SAFe Agile ceremonies (PI Planning, Sprint Planning, Scrum, Retrospectives, Showcases, etc
Document defects and evaluate priority of defect based on overall application functionality
Coordinate test script reviews with stakeholders as appropriate.
Adhere to requirement review, defect writing & test script writing guidelines
Keep QA Lead/Coach and management informed of current state of quality
Ensure completion of all deliverables within schedule, budget and quality constraints.
Participate in Root Cause Analysis sessions
Ensure that projects follow prescribed software development life cycle standards.
Identify obstacles and roadblocks; and offer suggestions to work around obstacles
Help drive and improve QA process within the team you are assigned

Client : Kroger