Software QA Analyst

Information Technology
in St. Petersburg
, FL
Reference: 19-02136


  • Responsible for writing test plans, test scripts, scrub reports, test reports, submitting defects, performing test execution and validation, and reporting on all assigned projects
  • The Software QA Analyst works within the organization’s defined Agile test and validation methodologies and best practices to ensure that all of the organization’s produced solutions meet or exceed company quality standards
  • The Software QA Analyst may be assigned multiple tasks and/or projects, and will be expected to work in a fast-paced multi-dimensional work environment under general supervision, and must possess excellent inter-personal, written, and verbal communication skills
  • Individual should have a good understanding of the Windows Operating System 32 and 64 bit environment where as it pertains to communicating to peripheral devices and using network/simulator tools for testing peripheral devices (ie., POS Pinpad terminals)
  • Working knowledge of Linux operating system directory structure
  • Understanding of different COMM types such as TCPIP, Serial, USB, WiFi
  • Basic knowledge of XML

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Maintain compliance with the organization’s policies, procedures and methodologies for product quality and solution validation
  • Effectively write and execute test plans, test scripts, defects, scrub reports and test reports on assigned projects and tasks
  • Provide support and testing for EMV certification, knowledge of Collis test tool and EMV desirable
  • Perform manual testing and solution validation as required by the assigned project or task
  • Ability to run tests with XML inputs and read XML outputs
  • Ability to read log files at an application and OS layer levels
  • Effectively apply critical thinking and troubleshooting skills to efficiently identify the cause and effect of software and/or hardware related issues
  • Work closely with development, system engineers, tier teams, off shore QA team(s), off shore development team(s) and customers where applicable
  • Flexibility with hours during certification testing cycles

Knowledge and Experience:

  • 3-5 years of experience in software quality assurance software/product validation
  • 3-5 years of experience in manual software testing
  • 5+ years of experience with Windows operating system
  • Basic understanding of Linux operating system directory structure
  • Basic understanding of XML
  • POS industry knowledge desired
  • Strong verbal, written, and communication skills
  • Flexible to work overtime when needed for mission critical customer projects and/or field issues