Kforce Loan Origination System - Manual QA Tester in San Diego, California

Kforce has a client that is seeking a Loan Origination System - Manual QA Tester in San Diego, California (CA). Overview: The individual in this role will work with Test Managers, IT, and business colleagues to ensure that all changes are fully tested and fit for purpose, working to add value and identify all critical or high defects prior to implementation. This person will create and maintain test plans, test scripts, and schedules. Additionally, he or she will execute test scripts, raise defects and help manage the test effort through to closure, and complete reports and metrics. This individual may manage testing for a small project. Responsibilities:

  • Works with business and IT to understand the requirements and design ensuring that the system solution fully meets business requirements; Uses own knowledge of business to form recommendations

  • Validates the requirements

  • Review and critique requirements for testability; Provides recommendations to change requirements to make them more readable and / or testable; Understands the importance of requirements traceability

  • Create and maintain test plans, test scripts, test schedules and test completion reports including adverse test scenarios where required

  • Estimate time required for execution

  • Identifies required test data and high-level test environment requirements for the test execution and works with test management and IT to plan accordingly

  • Undertakes UAT to ensure that the defined business requirements are fully tested prior to roll out; This may include the testing of new or revised business processes

  • Ensures that UAT for allocated projects is completed within agreed timelines and to a high level of quality

  • Raises defects during test execution and suggests appropriate actions

  • Assists with the management and tracking of defects through to closure

  • 4-year degree is required with 2 years of work experience in software quality assurance and / or user acceptance testing

  • Foundation level certification in software testing and experience with tools like ALM, JIRA, UFT, Selenium, and SQL is preferred

  • Experience in testing niche areas such as mortgages and / or financial services, as well as experience with standard test practices for both IT and business is highly preferred

Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.Compensation Type:Hours