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Job Description

Summary:

We’re in search of an experienced Quality Assurance Analyst with understanding documented business needs and requirements.

 

 Here are some of the specific details:

 

Job Title: Quality Assurance Analyst

Location: Frankfort, KY

Duration: Long-Term Indefinite 

Status: Remote except Day 1.

 

Must Have Skills (Few bullet points highlighting the must have’s):

The CABINET information & Technology Services Department is seeking a contract resource for the role of Quality Assurance Analyst (QA Analyst). The QA Analyst is responsible for testing activities associated with software development and delivery. Key elements of this role include understanding documented business needs and requirements, completing various work products such as exploratory, regression, and stress testing, business process review, and system troubleshooting.

 

Duties Or Responsibilities Of This Classification:

The Administrative Office of the Courts ITS department supports and maintains over 250 applications. Applications are developed using techniques such as SCRUM and Agile, modified Waterfall programming, Microsoft, and other toolsets to deliver just-in-time solutions. The QA Analyst must be capable of sustaining rapid change of process and tools over an indeterminate period. Self-directed relevant technical development is a hallmark of the successful candidate for this position. Change is not only inevitable but expected daily on this product/project.

 

The QA Analyst is also responsible for developing strategies for continuous process improvement in testing related activities. The QA Analyst will report administratively to the Business Analyst Lead.

 

Required Job Knowledge:

Provides ongoing coaching/support to ensure project team members follow project delivery / testing practices.

Works with project teams to tailor the Standard Testing Processes / Practices.

Oversees and participates in test execution.

Plans verification & validation (V &V) activities.

Addresses non-compliance items.

 

Skills:

Advanced computer skills.

Experience working with "elected" officials a plus.

Direct, recent experience with business process re-engineering/assessment, consulting services, training delivery, product testing, and project delivery.

Strong familiarity with project delivery methodology and accompanying tools.

Excellent written and oral communication skills, including instructional, facilitation, and presentation skills.

Excellent interpersonal skills, with a focus on coaching/motivational skills, enthusiasm, and positive attitude.

Advanced problem-solving and conflict resolution skills.

Highly self-motivated and directed.

Ability to absorb new ideas and concepts quickly.

Ability to present ideas in a business-friendly and user-friendly manner.

Customer-centric focus in task completion.

Experience working in a team-oriented, collaborative environment.

Advanced understanding of court processes a plus.

 

Typical Working Conditions And Unique Physical Requirements:

Sitting for extended periods of time.

Dexterity of hands and fingers to operate a computer keyboard, mouse, and to handle other computer components.

Lifting and transporting of moderately heavy objects, such as computers and peripherals.

 

Education Requirements:

Minimum Requirements:

Education: 4 Year College Degree

Education Substitute:  5 Years of business consulting experience

Education Substitute:  Experience for Degree @ 1:1

 

Preferred Qualifications:

Education: Major in Mathematics, Library or Computer sciences, Communications, or related field.

Experience: Government or public sector experience. Software Functional/Technical consulting experience. Project management experience. Service lifecycle and/or process implementation consulting/training experience.

 

 

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I am looking forward to speaking with you today.

 

 

About us:

Harvey Nash is a national, full-service talent management firm specializing in technology positions. Our company was founded with a mission to serve as the talent partner of choice for the information technology industry.

 

Our company vision has led us to incredible growth and success in a relatively short period of time and continues to guide us today. We are committed to operating with the highest possible standards of honesty, integrity, and a passionate commitment to our clients, consultants, and employees.

 

We are part of Nash Squared Group, a global professional services organization with over forty offices worldwide.

 

For more information, please visit us at https://www.harveynashusa.com/

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