Job ID :
2828
Company :
State of Iowa
Location :
des moines, IA
Type :
Contract
Duration :
6 Months
Status :
Active
Openings :
1
Posted :
5 years ago
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Short Description:

The Quality Assurance/Tester (QAT) is responsible for the design, pilot, and implementation of the software quality assurance review processes.

 

Complete Description:

Iowa Department of Human Services, Division of Data Management is looking to replace a legacy application and has a need to interface existing mainframe systems with a new server based eligibility system.  The QA Tester must be able to develop test scenarios and is responsible for writing & executing test plans & scripts. 

 

Demonstrated experience working directly with the business analyst and system SMEs to understand the system requirements, use cases and performance considerations.  Experience executing test cases in a mainframe environment. 

 

Testing will occur on both Mainframe and Web Technologies so prior experience and knowledge is required in these platforms.

 

Excellent communication skills is absolutely required for this position.

 

 

Skills:

Skill

Required / Desired

Amount

of Experience

 

Mainframe testing experience with COBOL

Required

7

Years

Mainframe testing experience with JCL

Required

7

Years

Mainframe testing experience with CICS

Required

7

Years

Submit batch jobs, Run file compares, Filter out differences, verify results, View job outputs etc

Required

7

Years

Ability to operate basic TSO and ISPF commands and menus,

Required

7

Years

Ability to view mainframe files, look at and use SDSF or other output tool, log on CICS and transactions, use FTP or another transfer protocol

Required

7

Years

Automated Testing Experience

Desired

7

Years

Manual Testing Experience

Desired

7

Years

Ability to write SQL queries to manipulate data

Desired

7

Years

Develop test scenarios and executable test cases for complex interfaces

Required

7

Years

Experience using versioning systems to code test scripts example: Rational Team Suite, SCC for Mainframe is Panvalet, TFS for web

Required

7

Years

IBM Rational Tool Set

Desired

5

Years

Experience testing on Agile project team

Desired

5

Years

Experience testing on Waterfall project team

Desired

5

Years