Job Description :
Position: Sr. Manual Tester Location: St. Louis, MO Job Summary Responsible for developing and executing formal test plans to ensure the delivery of quality software applications. Involved in test planning, writing test cases/scripts, test case automation and test execution. Works on projects of high complexity within one or more development environments. Works on multiple programs/systems as a project team member. Considered a subject matter expert for a single program/system. Major Duties And Responsibilities Defines and tracks quality assurance metrics such as defects, defect counts, test results and test status Collects and analyzes data for software process evaluation and improvements, and integrates them into business processes to address the business needs Documents all problems and assists in their resolution Performs quality audits across the various IT functions to ensure quality standards, procedures and methodologies are being followed Required Qualifications Strong communicator (written and verbal): ability to read, write, speak and understand English Ability to focus on deadlines and deliverables Self starter, self motivated, driven individual Ability to analyze and assist in resolving defects Ability to work well with shifting priorities Ability to work with cross-functional team of internal and external resources located onshore and offshore Keen attention to detail Proficient in Microsoft Office applications (Word, Excel, Outlook) Display professional, positive, and approachable attitude/demeanor and discretion Critical thinker, ability to negotiate with key stakeholders and maintain positive attitude Strong organizational skills Good understanding of quality assurance process, tools and methodologies Understanding of database schemas and querying tools Strong understanding of software development life cycle (SDLC) Creative solving of technical problems to ensure the ability to translate technical requirements into test plans Ability to track multiple test efforts simultaneously and to be able to synthesize the results in fast paced environment Proficient in using HP Test Suite or other Testing Tools Strong analytical and problem solving skills Strong understanding of test automation framework and tools Understanding of Telecom Order Provisioning and Activation Workflows is preferred Ability to lead a team through effective delegation, training, and motivation is preferred