UAT Tester in Clayton, MO at Signature Consultants

Date Posted: 9/18/2019

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UAT Tester Summary:

Signature Consultants has an opportunity for a UAT Tester in St Louis, MO. This position is a 12 month contract with the possibility of extensions. This role is tasked with performing high quality business acceptance testing. The role involves quality, test advocacy, planning, execution and resolution of issues that impede the test effort.

Responsibilities:

  • Develop test scripts based upon business requirements and processes, in line with defined workflows, acceptance criteria, and other documentation
  • Attends and actively participates in story refinement/business requirements gathering sessions
  • Reviews, Business Requirements, Functional Specifications, and Test Cases to understand the functional and technical requirements in order to test the application and verify requirements are successfully met
  • Create/update Acceptance Criteria as needed
  • Participate in User Story sizing and test effort estimation
  • Prepare and execute test scripts
  • Document bugs for test scripts where the actual results do not successfully meet expected results
  • Facilitate resolution and communication of cross-application/organization issues and decisions
  • Assist Application Developers and Technical Support staff in identifying and resolving problems
  • Work independently on multiple projects in a fast-paced environment
  • Make recommendations to the Business Acceptance Test Lead on the improvement of Business Acceptance and Testing processes and practices and where appropriate help to establish these and implement where agreed
  • Develop and maintain strong working relationships with business and IT services, solution functions and partners to accelerate delivery of products to market
  • Work as a bridge between business, technology and strategy to facilitate user application testing
  • Ensure content and structure of all testing documents / artifacts are documented and maintained
  • Document, implement, monitor, and enforce all processes for testing as per organization and UA Test Management Office standards

Qualifications:

  • 5+ years of project of Software Testing
  • 3+ years of experience of User Acceptance Testing
  • 2+ years of testing in an Agile environment
  • BS/BA degree or higher in science or technology
  • Knowledge of business processes to enable client productivity, efficiency and technology cost reduction
  • Good interpersonal, communication and organizational skills
  • Ability to oversee multiple projects
  • System Analyst or Development experience is a plus (VB/VBA/VBScript)
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Familiar with Application Life Management (ALM)
  • Ability to communicate effectively, in both written and verbal formats
  • Ability to build good relationships both within the Business, Development, Infrastructure and QA teams
  • Ability to support process improvement initiatives to optimize operational effectiveness and efficiencies
  • Thorough knowledge of System Development Life Cycle (SDLC)
  • Strong organizational, multi-tasking, and prioritizing skills
  • Ability to work and team effectively
  • 5+ years on working in/with financial services clients on product strategy / product development; includes industry experience

About Signature Consultants, LLC

Headquartered in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Signature Consultants was established in 1997 with a singular focus: to provide clients and consultants with superior staffing solutions. For the ninth consecutive year, Signature was voted as one of the "Best Staffing Firms to Work For" and is now the 15th largest IT staffing firm in the United States (source: Staffing Industry Analysts). With 27 locations throughout North America, Signature annually deploys thousands of consultants to support, run, and manage their clients' technology needs. Signature offers IT staffing, consulting, managed solutions, and direct placement services. For more information on the company, please visit www.sigconsult.com.