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Test Analyst : JOHNSTON, IA
10/18/2016 11:42:30 PM
The successful applicant will manage testing efforts within a context of an application development Agile/Scrum team by: developing a test strategy, identifying application risks all while following established QA processes and standards.
Responsibilities will include determining quality of software or product readiness for release, execute test plans, record test results and defects in tracking systems as well as participate in defect resolution and retesting in relation to the research goals and processes.
Within an Agile/Scrum team the applicant will lead translation of Acceptance Criteria into test requirements in collaboration with a Requirements Analyst and work within the team to estimate testing tasks within a Sprint.
Education and Experience:
Bachelor's degree in Agronomy, Molecular Genetics, Plant Breeding, Statistics, Bioinformatics, Computer Science or related field and 2-4 years of related experience required, or equivalent levels of relevant education and progressive industry experience.
The successful candidate will possess a breadth of knowledge and experience in one or more of the following areas: software testing, quality control processes, procedures and standards.
Have the ability and desire to partner with and serve the research community.
Possess strong communication, documentation, and training skills.
Experience with automated testing tools and use of Microsoft Test Manager, Team Foundation Server and Visual Studio.
Experience writing software development test cases.
Understanding of plant breeding and genetics in relation to product creation and advancement a plus.