QA consultant Jobs in Atlanta, Georgia, GA

QA consultant

Job Code: TJ_31608
Job Location: Atlanta, Georgia
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Job Category/Title: QA consultant
Employment Category: Contract - Corp-to-Corp, Contract - Independent, Contract - W2
Position Type:
Travel Required: No
Interview Type:
Education: Associate Degree
Experience: 3-5 year(s)
Job Description: Job Description:
Norfolk Southern Corporation, a Fortune 500 company, seeks an energetic problem solver with proficiency in the area of application software testing. This applicant must be highly motivated to meet project deadlines and technology challenges. The Norfolk Southern Information Technology Department is searching for a qualified candidate to join a dynamic project team working to validate the functionality of NS transportation systems.

This position provides the opportunity for the individual to be involved with the testing of a locomotive based computer system as well as the system interactions with the back office systems. The testing is primarily manual with a desire to automate certain aspects of testing. Testing will be done in a lab environment, often with the use of simulators. The ideal candidate will interface with various external vendors and other QA analysts as necessary to facilitate the development and execution of test cases.
Location:
Midtown Atlanta, just across from Colony Square next to the Arts Center with easy access to MARTA Train & Bus Service, and interstate access
Education:
4-yr College Degree preferably in Information Systems, Computer Science, Engineering or related field
Responsibilities:
The incumbent will be responsible for the following:
• Track defects in both internal and vendor defect management systems
• Add/Update defects in HP ALM (HP Application LifeCycle Management) and Sharepoint
• Analyze defects and assign to appropriate resources
• Work closely with Subject Matter Experts to resolve system issues
• Assist with publishing and distributing Reports/Metrics
• Assist with the test execution and the coordination of test execution schedules
• Assist with change management as it relates to Quality Assurance
• Verify message flow between systems using in-house viewer tool (XML and EMP)
• Setup test sets and run planned test cases in ALM
• Modify existing test cases and create new test cases, along with identification of test data
Skills:
Required:
• Minimum of 4+ years with software quality assurance
• Experience in HP ALM: at least 4 years
• Experience working with teams to discuss problem analysis, systems defects and requirements
• Experience with requirements analysis, test case creation and execution, data analysis, tracking of defects and reporting of results
• Experience working in a complex multi-vendor environment
• Experience supporting testing activities
• Strong teamwork ethic and customer support focus
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Preferred:
•Knowledge of scripting/programming languages
•Transportation/Logistic Industry experience
•Regulatory Compliance testing experience


No. of Posts: 1
Job Expiry Date: July 29, 2017
Telecommute: No
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