AP Preferred Solutions is looking for a QA Analyst/Tester for our Client in Southfield, MI for a 6 month contract. This is a contract placement opportunity. Employee must work on site. This is a W2position.
Responsible for initiating, planning, executing, controlling, and closing testing activities related to complex application and system implementation projects using a formal project management methodology.
Involved in the development of test plans for highly complex projects.
Develops detailed test strategy, testing approach, project plans, budgets and schedules, including goals, risks, and resource allocation.
Review Test results and follow defect management process as needed.
Ability to work with cross functional teams.
Provide daily status to Test Lead.
Monitors project metrics for significant deviations in quality, cost, or schedule.
Monitors all testing related activities and related project risks and issues and manages their resolution and impact.
Assist in developing and improving testing methodologies, procedures and policies, including test automation.
Coaches and mentors individuals on the project teams and provides feedback on performance to their leaders.
Effectively work in a collaborative environment.
Efficiently work with leadership, analysts, dev team and business team on an ongoing basis.
Health Insurance / Medical Background Required
SQL skills (Basic Programming Skills) Required
Facets wanted (but not required)
Minimum 5 years of work experience in the following area: Insurance industry experience required, health insurance experience with Facets preferred
Experience as test lead for large projects
Experience delivering complex enterprise application systems, distributed systems
Knowledge of XML, HIPAA EDI Transactions
5 years of experience: IBM Rational Tools Suite preferred, Performance tester, Functional Tester, Clear Quest WEB Application Testing Any of Oracle, Sybase, SQL server Strong in SQL Queries UNIX Skills Testing and Quality Assurance processes and techniques Multi-tasking skills