IntroductionAs a Test Specialist at IBM, your analytical and technical skills will directly impact the quality of the software we create. Come work in an agile environment where you will help each iteration reach the next level. Whether the testing is manual, automated, or cognitive, you hold a key role in releasing the best deliverables to IBM'ers and our clients.Your Role and ResponsibilitiesAs an ETL Test Specialist, you should have 6+ years of hands-on experience inperforming data analysis and data profiling. You should have hands on experiencein working with one of the ETL tools like informatica or Query Surge or Datastage.You should have experience working closely with a team of technical andnon-technical staff and consultants to garner feedback on testing deliverablesand provide feedback for other team member deliverables. You should alsoparticipate and contribute to planning sessions by providing testing estimates,report status to management on a regular basis. Overall, you should have strongexperience in Test Data management, Test Strategy, Test Planning, Execution,Defect Management and reporting process for ETL Testing.Candidates must have the ability to work in the United States without a current or future need for visa sponsorship.Although this position is currently working remotely, this is not a permanent work from home position.This position requires relocation to Monroe, LA within 30 days of the office permanently reopening. This position will require up to 50% travel post-covid times.Required Technical and Professional Expertise* Must have 5+ years of ETL Testing experience including working with at least one of the following tools like Informatica or DataStage or QuerySurge.* Experience in writing ETL testing strategy, implementing processes, and validating business rules and policies related to data and transformations.* Strong experience in handling large scale Agile projects and leading teams.* Should be able to write complex SQL Queries, perform Data Analysis, Data Testing in BI/DW Environment.* Exposure to API Testing using Postman or REST or Swagger* Working Knowledge on JSON and XML messaging* Exposure to data migration and validations processes on either one the cloud platform AWS/Azure/Google* Experience in Batch scheduling tools Autosys, Control-M to run and monitor ETL jobs.* Exposure to working with DevOps tools and CICD.Preferred Technical and Professional ExpertiseExperience in scripting with languages like Java, C# etc.Experience in Test Automation tools (Selenium, UFT, RFT)Experience with API Test Automation (SOAP UI/REST Assured/Postman)Performance engineering experience when moving/migrating to cloud.About Business UnitIBM Services is a team of business, strategy and technology consultants that design, build, and run foundational systems and services that is the backbone of the world's economy. IBM Services partners with the world's leading companies in over 170 countries to build smarter businesses by reimagining and reinventing through technology, with its outcome-focused methodologies, industry-leading portfolio and world class research and operations expertise leading to results-driven innovation and enduring excellence.Your Life @ IBMWhat matters to you when you're looking for your next career challenge?Maybe you want to get involved in work that really changes the world? What about somewhere with incredible and diverse career and development opportunities - where you can truly discover your passion? Are you looking for a culture of openness, collaboration and trust - where everyone has a voice? What about all of these? If so, then IBM could be your next career challenge. Join us, not to do something better, but to attempt things you never thought possible.Impact. Inclusion. Infinite Experiences. Do your best work ever.About IBMIBM's greatest invention is the IBMer. We believe that progress is made through progressive thinking, progressive leadership, progressive policy and progressive action. IBMers believe that the application of intelligence, reason and science can improve business, society and the human condition. Restlessly reinventing since 1911, we are the largest technology and consulting employer in the world, with more than 380,000 IBMers serving clients in 170 countries.Location StatementIBM offers a wide range of resources for eligible IBMers to thrive both inside and outside of work. In addition to a competitive benefits program consisting of medical and life insurance, retirement plans, and time off, eligible employees may also have access to:*12 weeks of paid parental bonding leave. Family care options are also available to support eligible employees during COVID-19.*World-class training and educational resources on our personalized, AI-driven learning platform. IBM's learning culture supports your restless attitude to grow your skills and build the depth and scale of knowledge needed to achieve your career goals.*Well-being programs to support mental and physical health.*Financial programs that empower you to plan, save, and manage your money (including expert financial counseling, 401(k), IBM stock discount, etc.).*Select educational reimbursement opportunities.*Diverse and inclusive employee resource groups where you can network and connect with IBMers across the globe.*Giving and volunteer programs to benefit charitable organizations and local communities.*Discounts on retail products, services, and experiences.We consider qualified applicants with criminal histories, consistent with applicable law.Being You @ IBMIBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, pregnancy, disability, age, veteran status, or other characteristics. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.