Job Description :
MUST have Retirement and or Defined Benefit background plus the QA side

The QA Consultant will be responsible for performing functional and regression testing for the Pension project (s

Responsibilities:
Develop Test Plan and Test Strategy documents
Develop test cases for functional testing
Perform functional, regression, system end to end testing
Report issues in Jira and provide appropriate issue escalation
Generate test execution reports on a daily basis during the testing phase
Participate in Scrum meetings

Domain Knowledge:
In-depth understanding and knowledge of Defined Benefit (DB) Pension - > 5+ years of experience
o Administration
o Calculations (HAC, Credited Services)
o Billing
o Collections
o Retiree Benefits

Required Skills:
5+ years’ experience with testing methodology and techniques
Understanding of good testing principles including negative testing.
Solid understanding of Scrum framework (sprints, stories, velocity)
Strong understanding of MySQL, Oracle SQL, or any other relational database
Strong analysis and follow up skills is a MUST
Experience with Jira/Confluence for bug tracking and documentation
Experience with TestRail, or any other test management tool
Proven ability to formulate and execute test plans and test cases
Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Additional Skills:
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
Proven ability to communicate openly and effectively.
A self-starter who can deliver well as part of a team
Ability to efficiently manage time

EDUCATON and/or EXPERIENCE:
BA/BS in Computer Science, Information Systems, or other related field or relevant experience.
A minimum of 5 years’ QA experience performing functional and regression testing
A minimum of 5 years’ experience with relational databases (Oracle, MS SQL, or MySQL