Job Description :
Only candidates who are local to Columbus, Ohio. There is a Mandatory in-person interview

The Contract - Senior QA Analyst, ETL performs functional, system and integration level testing on newly developed and redesigned company software solutions. Creates and maintains test cases. Documents and summarizes test results and reports findings. Works under minimal supervision to determine and develop approaches and solutions to complex problems. Participates in analyzing and designing test suites. Assists less experienced analysts with test case design, application knowledge, and technical knowledge.
Must possess the following abilities:
Works as an independent tester on a project or on a team of 2-5 software testers responsible for designing, developing, executing and maintaining functional, integration, and system test cases. Serves as an expert on the project and has the ability to lead moderate complexity projects independently.
Participates in requirement and test case reviews to ensure appropriate coverage, identifies and remedies gaps in requirements or test coverage.
Applies broad application of industry standards, principles, theories and concepts involving quality testing. Identifies process gaps and able to write procedures in line with best practices.
Troubleshoots and resolves or recommends solutions to a diverse range of complex software testing problems. Uses judgment within defined policies and practices
Effectively communicates status to the test lead and management.
Establishes successful working and support relationships with cross functional leaders and staff as well as third party vendors.

Job Description:
Strong understanding of all aspects of the software development life cycle. Requires excellent organizational, multi-tasking, and problem-solving skills; effective analytical skills to identify specific contingencies that need to be tested; detail-oriented.
Ability to logically and systematically analyze and solve software problems. Ability to express technical concepts and procedures clearly, precisely, and in easy to understand information, verbally and in writing; good interpersonal/customer relations skills. Efficient in the use of business software applications required to fulfill the functions of this position.
Ability to develop complex SQL queries; experience in working with Oracle, Teradata databases.
Knowledge of GIS middleware and Informatica;
Good understanding and experience in Supply Chain Merchandising and planning systems.
Retail experience preferred.
Experience with automating data validations from various types of source to targets.
Nice to have: Exposure to Automating DW systems/Cloud environment/ Test Data Management
B.S. Computer Science or equivalent experience
Exposure to End-to-End data validation for ETL & BI systems, Strong back-end data validation
Minimum 5 years of QA experience is required.