Anthem IT Quality Control Analyst - PS9824 in Norfolk, Virginia

IT Quality Control Analyst - PS9824

Location: Norfolk, Virginia, United States

Field: Information Technology

Requisition #: PS9824

Post Date: Sep 12, 2018

Your innovation. Our impact . At Anthem, Inc. , it’s a powerful combination, and the foundation upon which we’re creating greater access to care for our members, greater health for our communities, and greater experiences for our customers. Innovation is a top priority. Here, you’ll have an opportunity to work in a collaborative environment that brings together industry leaders and technology experts, so together we can drive the future of health care.

This is an exceptional opportunity to create solutions and programs that can truly make a difference at one of America's leading health benefits companies and a Fortune Top 50 Company.

Location: Norfolk VA

*This position is posted as a job family. The title and salary will be determined based on the candidate's experience.*

Identifies and creates test assets and performs application testing. Primary duties may include, but are not limited to:

  • Leads and coordinates testing for small to medium initiatives.

  • Identifies, creates, and executes the appropriate Test Assets (plans, cases, scripts, metrics) to assure the developed application conforms to requirements and design.

  • Coordinates/executes testing across multiple testing phases, including SIT, UAT, and Regression.

  • Defines appropriate testing methods to employ to assure developed application conforms to requirements and design.

  • Leads Peer Reviews to ensure the completeness of all Test Assets created.

  • Ensures all applicable SDLC and testing processes are followed.

  • Executes linkage from test plan to test scenarios and test cases.

  • Assists in the creation of or creates and communicates all testing deliverable(s) (MTP, TES, etc.

  • Analyzes and interprets requirements, design and technical specification documents.

  • Based on requirements, design and technical specifications defines moderately complex required tests and corresponding test data.

  • Identifies and documents appropriate test techniques and test tools for the level and type of testing to be performed. Identifies most appropriate implementation approach for any given tests.

  • Identifies most appropriate implementation approach for any given tests.

  • Development of and execution to simple formal test plans per established guidelines to ensure quality delivery of the application under test. Resolves moderately complex test plan issues.

  • During the testing process, monitors the application/system for exceptions and other items requiring post-test attention.

  • Develops testing documentation (i.e., test cases, test scripts) and obtains approval of the documentation from the testing manager, business owner and other stakeholders.

  • Assists lead in coordination and execution of tests developed and records results. Analyzes and recovers from test execution anomalies.

  • Conducts gap analysis discovery between expected outcomes and actual outcomes.

  • Analyzes and recovers from test execution anomalies.

  • Lead the coordination of data and configuration loads into the test environment.

  • Develops and monitors test schedules.

  • Works with project managers and coordinators from the assigned operational areas on planning and execution of testing activities for agile projects.

  • Performs data queries of moderate complexity.

  • Provides leadership and technical guidance to less experienced test analysts/designers.

  • Develops training materials working with the Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) in the department.

  • Develops and maintains departmental performance reports.

  • Performs other duties as assigned or requested.

TECHNICAL SKILLS:

  • Software Analysis, Design and Development knowledge/experience

  • Solid background in Software Quality & Testing. Must have hands-on experience having performed both functional and non-functional testing and be able to review requirements, design and even code as needed

  • Advanced Object Oriented Development knowledge/experience

  • Experience developing complex SQL queries for data validation

  • Experience developing in Java a plus

  • Experience developing in .NET a plus

  • Experience developing with JavaScript (JQuery) a plus

  • Experience developing with VBScript a plus

  • Experience in HTML a plus

  • Deep understanding of the Software Development Life Cycle as well as various SDLC methodologies

  • Demonstrates excellent analytical and organization skills.

  • Experience working on Agile/ Scrum methodologies is highly preferred.

  • Experience working on Testing tools like QC, QTP, Rational Testing tools is required.

  • Experience working on automation testing tools like Selenium and Cucumber is nice to have.

  • Experience working on Test management tools is required - Tools like Zephyr, Jira is preferred.

IT Quality Control Analyst:

Requires Bachelor's degree in related field; minimum one year of testing and application quality experience; or any combination of education and experience, which would provide an equivalent background. Demonstrated ability to perform test execution.

IT Quality Control Analyst Sr.:

Requires Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or Information Systems; minimum 3 years ; or any combination of education and experience, which would provide an equivalent background. Demonstrated ability to perform and manage test execution activities. Quality Certification, such as CSTE, CSQA, CMST, CSQE preferred.

Anthem,Inc. is ranked as one of America’s Most Admired Companies among health insurersby Fortune magazine and is a 2018 DiversityInc magazine Top 50 Company forDiversity. To learn more about our company and apply, please visit us atcareers.antheminc.com An Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran