Software Quality Assurance Analyst Vertafore, Inc.
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED The QA Analyst works with software engineers, software engineers in test, and managers to design the test approach to ensure our software products match specifications and meet or exceed market and customer needs. You will follow test plans to write test cases and complete
manual and automated testing to ensure overall product quality. Additionally, you support overall product documentation.
Test Planning and Design
Participates in test planning and provides input on user acceptance criteria
Provides feedback to Software Engineers on features or changes and usability metrics to enhance the customer experience
Reads test plans and test cases and provides feedback to ensure coverage of specific features or areas of the product according to requirements and user acceptance criteria
Writes and checks own test cases for quality and submits test cases for review
Conducts systems set-up, and maintains test environments
Learns new test methodologies, with a strong focus on manual testing, internal frameworks and databases, and develops own understanding of software development and Vertafore products
Completes manual front-end user testing of features or aspects of products according to test plan; identifies opportunities for automation
Participates in code reviews and communicates with Software Engineers and Software Engineers in Test to ensure front-end test coverage based on their code changes
Identifies bugs or defects, troubleshoots issues, and verifies bug fixes; escalates potential issues that inhibit quality user experience
Contributes to triage sessions to help resolve bugs or defects in new code or during production; investigates customer requests as needed
Product Documentation and Maintenance
Documents test cases, test results, and release notes (as applicable); contributes to internal documentation throughout sprint cycle
Opens bugs based on issues found during testing and troubleshooting
Provides feedback on, uses, and updates documentation on user stories and work items
Qualifications and Requirements
2+ years of quality assurance or development experience, implementing and shipping enterprise class products.
Thorough knowledge of Quality Assurance and Agile testing practices.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Experience with automation test suites. (QTP, Selenium, etc.)
Good working knowledge of XML, Web Services, and SQL.
Knowledge of insurance industry a plus.
Understanding of Java technologies highly desirable.
Don't miss this opportunity to join Vertafore - the leading provider of software and information to the insurance industry; acknowledged by Inc. magazine as one of the nation?s fastest growing private companies and awarded multiple top honors in the 2011 Vanguard in Insurance Practices awards as the ?best of the best? in terms of value delivered to customers.
Vertafore leverages a unique industry presence to deliver meaningful solutions - powerful technology, critical information and robust insights to help organizations effectively respond to business challenges and capture new opportunities. Vertafore solutions have helped more than 17,000 customers and 500,000 users gain a competitive advantage to accelerate their business performance.
Vertafore strongly supports equal employment opportunity for all applicants regardless of race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, pregnancy, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, age, marital status, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, sexual orientation, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by state or federal law equal employment. Applicants for employment in the U.S. must possess work authorization which does not require sponsorship by the employer for a visa.
Vertafore Company Overview
Vertafore, Inc. is a leading provider of software and information to the insurance industry including independent agents, brokers, MGAs, carriers and reinsurers. For more than 30 years, Vertafore has leveraged a unique industry presence to deliver meaningful solutions?powerful technology, critical information and robust insights to help organizations effectively respond to business challenges and capture new opportunities. Vertafore solutions have helped more than 17,000 customers and 500,000 end users gain a competitive advantage to accelerate their business performance.
Currently, over 1,200 employees nationwide, with continued growth plans well into the future. Our corporate headquarters are in Bothell, WA with offices nationwide. We offer competitive compensation and benefit packages along with 18 days PTO/10 paid holidays, free parking and company sport teams and much more. A big advocate of training, development and promoting from within, we have a vested interest in our employees.
Vertafore is privately held by TPG Capital, the global buyout group of TPG, a leading private investment firm with a long-standing global presence. Founded in 1992, TPG Capital has $48 billion of assets under management and has extensive experience with global public and private investments executed through leveraged buyouts, recapitalizations, spinouts, growth investments, joint ventures and restructurings.
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