American Heart Association QA Analyst in Dallas, Texas

QA Analyst

Tracking Code

7898-415

Job Description

Are you ready to join an organization where you can make an extraordinary impact everyday?

Imagine all Americans enjoying ideal cardiovascular health free of heart disease and stroke. At the American Heart Association and American Stroke Association, we get to work toward that goal every day. Is it easy? No. Is it worthwhile? Absolutely.

This is satisfying and challenging work that makes a real difference in people's lives. We are where you can achieve professional growth with personal fulfillment. We are where you can connect people to making a lifesaving impact. We are where you can partner with individuals, schools, lawmakers, healthcare providers and others to ensure everyone has access to healthier lifestyle choices and proper healthcare. The American Heart Association is where you can make an extraordinary impact.

The American Heart Association (AHA) has an excellent opportunity for a Quality Assurance Analyst at our National Center office located in Dallas, TX. The Quality Assurance Analyst is responsible for creating test materials, including test cases, test scripts, test data, defect management, issue resolution and production implementation. This position is also responsible for actively participating on assigned project teams which perform the following project activities: initiation, planning, executing, controlling, and closing by increasing the quaility of the deliverables.

Here are some of the essential job duties:

  • Create test materials, including test cases, test scripts, test data, defect management, and issue resolution for production implementations.

  • Review and understand project scope, business requirements, business requirement traceability for Quality Assurance (QA) and User Acceptance Testing (UAT) results to comply with project management and audit practices.

  • Establish and execute acceptance criteria for test case scenarios with expected results for assigned project.

  • Implement and document test plan and results. Document and resolve defects. Perform root cause analysis as requested or required.

  • Create UAT plans and coordinate implementation. Record test results and communicate defects. Assist with resolution of defects and ensure QA/UAT approvals are achieved. Prepare and communicate UAT status and reporting.

  • Document and communicate UAT analysis, metrics, and project status to management, testers, or stakeholders. Adhere to project scope and schedule.

  • Develop additional project documentation and deliverables in accordance with American Heart Association program management methodology and ensure audit trails are in place for each project.

  • Fulfill the administrative reporting requirements of the position including internal customer satisfaction levels with position deliverables.

  • Completes other specific duties as assigned.

Required Experience

Want to help get your resume to the top? We are looking for your expertise in the following areas.

  • Bachelor’s Degree in computer science, information systems, business administration or equivalent education or experience.

  • Minimum (2) two years of experience in a quality assurance or testing role on projects using a formal methodology

  • Manual testing of web-based applications

  • Experience with web-based testing browsers: Chrome, Firefox, Mozilla, Internet Explorer, Safari

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office applications

  • Experience testing in a Windows environment

  • Experience developing and executing test scripts

  • Proficient in defect tracking tools

  • Basic skills in Visual Studio Team Services, Excel, Visio

  • Experience in Information Technology department of medium to large company

  • Experience with automated testing

  • Experience testing mobile applications

  • Basic skills in regression and black box testing as well as security and identity management solutions

Attracting talented, committed employees means offering a competitive benefits package, ongoing professional development and training, and a diverse and inclusive environment in which to work and grow. And we do.

So, are you ready to work for the largest voluntary health organization dedicated to fighting heart disease, stroke and other cardiovascular diseases? Click on “New Resume” to submit your online application. Only those candidates deemed most qualified by the hiring manager will be contacted to interview.

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Job Location

Dallas, Texas, United States

Position Type

Full-Time/Regular

Job Category: Information Technologies

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