Bank of America Analyst - QA Tester in Plano, Texas

Job Description:

Assists team in conducting end-to-end testing on applications and technology, to ensure that business, technical, functional requirements are being met throughout the SDLC. Prepares and executes test scripts based upon test strategy/plans in an effort to identify defects prior to production. Tests may be manual, automated or both. May also include Production Certification which requires manual/automated scripts be executed to certify production health and/or identify post-production defects. Test analyst is responsible for defining the test strategy and approach.

Job Specific Description:

The candidate is expected to learn the business and technical components of the applications to perform activities related to test planning, creation of test cases/scripts, test execution, defect management and project closure activities. The candidate is expected to have proven ability to work on complex testing projects and drive results by working across all levels - from test executioners to Senior Project and Technical Project Managers. A technical background, test automation experience, banking domain knowledge and experience of working in global delivery team are a plus. Candidate will get an opportunity to contribute and grow within a highly collaborative continuous improvement culture. Responsibilities will also include the preparation and delivery of reports, recommendations or alternatives that address existing and potential trouble areas.

Required Skills / Experience:

  • 5 - 7 year’s software testing experience post-completion of 4 year BS Degree or equivalent

  • Good understanding of software QA methodologies

  • Strong knowledge of test management tools such as Quality Center and/or JIRA

  • Proficiency in MS Office suite, especially MS Excel, PowerPoint, Word, SharePoint, Visio

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Ability to work in dynamic environment with minimal supervision

Desired Skills / Experience:

  • Prior technology experience in the Brokerage industry preferably in Retail Wealth Management

  • Prior experience in automation testing (QTP/Selenium/TOSCA)

  • Prior experience in implementing process improvement opportunity in testing by following practices such as RBT and Optimization

  • Prior experience in software development or knowledge of databases

  • Prior experience working with an Agile-based development team

  • Prior experience of working with globally distributed teams   

Posting Date : 08/09/2017

Location : US-TX-Plano

Travel : No

Full / Part-time : Full time

Hours Per Week : 40

Shift : 1st shift

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