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QA Tester - GIS

Location: Portland, OR
Job # 10381120
Date Posted: 02-05-2018
Mavensoft is looking for QA Tester - GIS in Porltand, Oregon for 12 months contract. If you are interested and meet below requirements please email or apply online for immediate considerations with your salary expectations.  Thank you for your time.
Job Title:  QA Tester - GIS
Location:  Portland, Oregon
Duration:  12 months 
Skills: Arc GIS, GIS tools, HP ALM (Quality Center) or JAMA, ENDUR, OATI, PCI tools,

Brief Job Description:
  • We are looking for a QA tester with strong manual testing experience to test GIS applications.
Job Responsibilities:
  • Work diligently to learn as much as possible about the business units you are supporting, enabling you to support the goals, future direction of the business.
  • Provide functional analysis of key testing criteria and document the testing environment and create the required testing scripts.
  • QA activity is aimed at new applications or software changes received from vendors as well as internal programming teams.
  • Work with users to identify software problems and coordinate actions required to ensure timely resolution.
  • Understand test goals and dependencies to ensure risks are effectively tested.
  • Perform testing across multiple products and interfaces.
  • Ensure that QA process is documented and communicated and adequate to ensure agreed quality levels for the application.
  • Detailed understanding of Arc GIS suite and ability to work with GIS tools for Editing, mapping and analyzing data.
  • Performs QA functions to ensure data accuracy
  • Manage data and conduct QA/QC to ensure that the data is accurate and a reliable.
  • Participate effectively in Agile Scrum meetings (Daily Standup, Backlog Grooming, Planning and Retrospective)
  • Create and manage trusting relationships between line of business and IT through effective communication, encouraging the business units to take advantage of IT to support their needs.
  • Advocate for Testing best practices
  • This person would be working on one of the scrum teams
  • The team this resource will be working with 10
Required Skills:
  • Typically a Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Engineering Management, Business or equivalent work experience in related discipline.
  • 6 – 8 years of relevant experience in a software development or delivery organization
  • Good analytical and problem solving skills
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Ability to work effectively in a fast moving IT team environment.
  • Strong knowledge of Quality Assurance and testing methodologies.
  • Experience with HP ALM (Quality Center) or JAMA
  • Ability to multi-task under tight deadlines and report status
  • Through understanding of Scrum and Agile principles, values, and practices will be an added advantage
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Preferred job skills:
  •  Familiar with ENDUR, OATI, PCI tools
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