Job Description :
VDart is an IT staffing firm based out of Atlanta, GA specializing in Digital & Emerging technologies. Founded in 2007, VDart has over 1700+ employees and contractors spread across 3 continents. We specialize in providing the Fortune 1000 companies, niche hard to find skills in technologies including Social, Mobile, Big Data Analytics, Cloud, Machine Learning, and Artificial Intelligence. With delivery centers in the UK, Mexico, Canada, and India, we provide talent solutions to global customers covering EMEA, APAC & Americas. We provide deep technology and domain expertise in BFSI, Energy & Utility, Technology, CPG & Retail industry verticals. VDart is an award-winning organization recognized on Inc 500 Hall of Fame; Atlanta Business Chronicle's Fastest Growing Companies; NMSDC's National Supplier of the Year; Ernst & Young's Regional Entrepreneur of the Year and more. Please send your resume to for immediate consideration Position: Manual Tester Location: Peoria, IL / Seattle, WA Duration: Long-term Mode of Hire: Contract / Contract to Hire Salary/Rate: Negotiable Job Description: Under QA management, works with the product teams to ensure a high-quality solution and deliver quality software while lowering costs and reducing development IT lead time. Designs, implements and improves QA processes. Works with other resources to design and implement overall QA strategy. Serves as a mentor and lead for QA personnel, managing and assigning workloads as necessary. Responsible for training QA personnel in QA processes, tools and acquiring relevant domain knowledge and experience. Helps other IT teams adopt best practices and consistent QA processes. Participates in Enterprise-wide selection and approval of QA related tools and training for multiple teams. Principal Duties and Responsibilities Essential Functions) Under occasional supervision, works with the software development team to ensure a high-quality solution and deliver quality software while lowering costs and reducing development lead time. Implements QA processes and tests throughout the development cycle to address quality problems by executing tests, debugging problems and ensuring software meets essential business needs. Executes test cases to ensure software meets established quality standards Develops, writes and reviews testing scripts and plans to ensure that software functions as expected. Prepares data sets to test logic, error handling and system workflows. Isolates, reproduces, and tracks defects. Verifies fixes. Documents test results according to required procedures. Estimates quality assurance testing effort levels. Reviews test cases of entry-level QA personnel. Collects quality assurance metrics and communicates as necessary. Qualifications Education & Experience Requires a bachelor's degree in computer science, computer information systems, business administration or a related field and 2-5 years of related experience. In lieu of education, 5-8 years of experience is required. Certification in one of the following as plus: Certified Software Tester, American Software Testing Qualifications Board, or International Software Testing Qualifications Board. Knowledge, Skills, and Competencies Experience with end to end testing including regression testing and experience with database query tools such as SQL required. Ability to use analytical methods in complex business processes to find workable solutions. Ability to generate innovative solutions within the IT department. Ability to communicate findings and recommendations to IT and other business contacts on business process matters. Ability to properly estimate levels of QA effort. Familiar with software development life cycle (SDLC) and quality assurance methodologies Demonstrated ability to learn new quality assurance tools and technology Keywords: Primary Skills: "Manual Testing", "Functional Testing", "SQL" Secondary Skills: "SDLC" If your skills match these requirements, please send your resume to for immediate consideration. Please be assured that your resume will be reviewed, and you will be contacted if there is an interest in your background and experience. Candidates should e-mail resume to address above. Be sure to reference the job number and title in the subject line. Referral Program: Ask our recruiting team about how you can be a part of our referral program. If you refer a candidate with this background and if the candidate accepts the role our team pays a generous referral. We are keen on networking and establishing a long-term, mutually beneficial partnership with you. We are an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. VDart Inc Alpharetta, GA Follow us on Twitter for the hottest positions: @VDart_Jobs Follow us on Twitter: @vdartinc