Software QA Specialist


Boston, MA

What you'll be doing

Create comprehensive test plans with well defined, reusable test cases from business requirements and functional specifications documents to support the successful implementation and enhancements of the OMS. Execute software testing to include functional testing, system testing, regression testing, and performance testing. Work with the automation engineers to record and maintain automated test script libraries for functional regression testing for assigned applications. Document software defects in an issues tracking system and proactively communicate issues with developers and business analysts. Participate in business requirements and functional specifications reviews early in the software development lifecycle process. Assist with the development, integration and coordination of cross-organization test projects. Manage scheduling to ensure efficient and effective product testing; identifies and reports risks to project schedule and product quality and proposes new methods to control and/or mitigate risks. Generate effective status and progress reports to the QA manager and project team managers. Test implementation procedures. Provide testing leadership for the projects in which he or she is assigned to.

What your background should be

Minimum of five years of experience in manual software testing in a process driven technology environment. Recent experience must include hands-on testing of OMS or trading systems. Advanced SQL/database query skills. Demonstrated experience with investment software testing required. Experience in knowledge of industry standard best practices as related to software testing. Experience in all phases of software application design, development and testing. Ability to translate from business requirements to technical testing solutions.

Required Schooling / Training

BA or BS degree

Who is the client company

Concern about finance and investment management services.
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