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Tester4

Location: 
Augusta
Date Posted: 
10/05/2020
Employment Type: 
Contract
Job ID: 
10906
Description: 

Our client is looking for a Tester 4 to provide coordination of the testing processes related to enhancements to improve business process improvements to improve operational efficiencies or implementation of new federal programs related to COVID 19. 
This position will report to the Division director that manages system support for the ReEmployME system. The position will oversee testing processes performed by internal quality assurance business analysts or management analysts. 
Duration of the engagement will be a minimum of 9 months. 
Years of Relevant Experience: 5 plus years, and at least 1-year project management experience
Preferred Education: 4-year college degree or equivalent technical study
Role Description:
All roles specified in Test 3 plus the following:
Leads all efforts relating to testing and/ or coordination of release control efforts.
Plans and reviews test models for product test and release control (plans, data, and scripts).
Plans product test with Functional Team Leads, team members, and the Project Manager.
Acts as primary point of contact for testing facilitators, executors, and validators.
Defines test plans and criteria for acceptance.
Coordinates the development, updating, and maintenance of testing standards and procedures.
Approves Entry/Exit criteria to be used.
Manages and directs the Test Team’s tasks and processes by balancing team capacity and schedule.
Directs work planning and the development of accurate estimates for Test Team activities as required.
Ensures that test design remains within project scope.
Communicates accurate and useful status reports to Group Lead and other management on a timely basis.
Develops options and recommendations to assist Test Team members in resolving issues.
Communicates effectively with customers and software / hardware suppliers supporting the State as appropriate.
Conducts post project reviews and quality assessments.
Defines testing quality standards as needed.
Ensures that defined processes are followed.
Leads efforts in developing and facilitating implementation of the Test Team goals and metrics.