Supervisor of Quality Assurance SchoolNet
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Pearson has one defining goal: to help people progress in their lives through learning. We champion innovation and we invest in models for education that deliver on our promise for effective, accessible, and personal learning from early literacy, college and career readiness to professional education, through data informed instruction and inventive applications for mobile and digital learning.
Pearson, the world's leading learning company, has global-reach and market leading businesses in education, business, and consumer publishing and is listed on the London and New York stock exchanges (UK: PSON; NYSE: PSO). For more information, visit www.pearson.com.
Pearson is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer, and a member of E-Verify. All qualified applicants, including minorities, women, veterans, and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
NCS Pearson, Inc. seeks a Supervisor of Quality Assurance, in Iowa City, Iowa. Supervise black box testing & production validation of computer applications & specialized utility on mainframe & client-server technologies. Ensure accurate software defect tracking through the issue tracking system. Lead root cause analysis & work with management to implement preventative action plans. Lead research, analysis, & regression testing during production issue resolution, Identify inefficiencies, research & recommend solutions & implement resolutions. Evaluate testing methods & recommend software testing tools. Train & mentor team on department standards & procedures. Ensure AIQ process adherence through auditing & sampling.
Requires Bachelor's degree, or an equivalent combination of education, training, &/or experience as determined by a written evaluation, in Computer Science, Computer Information Systems, Software Engineering, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering or Electronics Engineering.
Also requires two (2) years of experience in a lead role managing testing activities for multiple applications/releases for software development or software quality; reviewing & analyzing business requirements and functional specification documents; identifying test conditions and designing test plans; analyzing and categorizing defects according to severity using Quality Center; performing SQL quiries in QMF to extract data from databases for verification and validation; analysis and enhancement of mainframe JCLs; and use of File Aid, Java, SOAP, VB, AJAX, J2EE, In Sync, TSO/ISPF,WSDL, DB2, Windows XP, Oracle, and AS4000. Experience must include 6 months experience with gridding automation, packaging and distribution testing, scanning, scoring and reporting testing, QTP, ConvertorPro, Ultra Edit, WinSCP, IPSwitch, PRISMA, CAWA, and C# tools. Experience may be gained concurrently.
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