Prolifics QTP/UFT Automation Engineer in Sandiego, California

QTP/UFT Automation Engineer

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Consulting Services




Sandiego, CA

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The person in this position will join an Implementation and Test Team with multiple years’ experience with the Property Tax Administration business processes and application, Aumentum/eGov, being tested. •Participates as a member of a Testing Team.; may lead small testing teams. Utilizing the testing methodology, applies specialization to develop a Test Plan for a test level to be executed for a project, as specified in the Testing Strategy for the project. •Coordinates and collaborates with others in analyzing collected requirements to ensure the Test Plan and identified testing solutions meet customer needs and expectations. •Assists in the preparation of estimates for the performance of the various activities defined in the Test Plan. Designs complex testing scenarios and test cases that will demonstrate conformance to all functional and non-functional requirements, relative to the test level, as defined in business or technical specifications. •Reviews and analyzes test results to confirm, establish, and communicate the cause of the discrepancy. Identifies inadequacies and improvement opportunities in the methods/standards and recommends changes. Stays current on established tools, techniques, and technologies. •Supports/leads knowledge management and collaboration through participation in testing discussions, communities and improving testing collateral through lessons learned.

About US

For 35 years, Prolifics has had a single mission—solving customers' business problems with technology solutions by providing expert consulting services and high-value technology enablers. Founded in 1978 in New York City, Prolifics first specialized in building high-performance transactional systems for many of the biggest firms on Wall Street. Today with offices throughout North America, Europe and Asia, Prolifics utilizes its wealth of expertise to offer comprehensive business solutions, having worked with over 3000 companies, both domestically and internationally, across a broad range of industries including banking, insurance, government, telecommunications, manufacturing and brokerage.


A successful candidate for this position possesses the following testing skills: •Must have testing experience with web applications. This includes the following types of testing: - Unit/integration/system/Smoke/Regression Testing - Interface testing (familiarity with file layouts, field mappings, etc.) - 3rd party vendor integration testing o Automation Testing using QTP o Performance Testing using performance center •Proficient in End to End testing •Preferred experience in Usability Testing •Good to have minimum of 7 years development life-cycle experience. •7 years or more experience in leading and delivering testing services in multiple technologies and industry. •Advanced understanding of software test methodologies, testing tools, and development methodologies and their interaction. •Exceptional verbal and written communication skills, demonstrated influencing skills, and ability to work effectively in a geographically dispersed team. •High level of technical and team leadership skills. •Knowledge of agile, scrum development method and how testing team members participates in this process •Able to perform risk analysis, validate requirements and specifications, establish testing priorities and scope: - Develop test plans - Evaluate, develop, and validate test scenarios o Develop performance scenarios for testing o Validate requirement traceability and testing coverage o Defect Tracking and logging using ALM • Proficient in test reporting and metrics: o Test planning and coverage reporting o Test execution summary reporting o Defect management and reporting o Escalate quality issues for resolution o Testing status and project feedback o Archive testing assets in order to verify completion of testing o Defect Reporting using ALM • Proficient in test management and testing tools. Preferably 3+ years working with HP ALM 11.x, Business Process Testing, and Unified Functional Tester 11.x • May assign work to others. • Provides time / resource estimates for assigned tasks. • May provide time / resource estimates for assigned projects. • Designs and implement solutions for area of project responsibility. • May design solutions for assigned project


Required Education and Qualifications: • Typically a technical Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience and a minimum of 6 years related experience or a Master’s degree and a minimum of 4 years of experience. • Bachelor's Degree or Master’s degree in a Computer Science, Information Systems or related field • Experience working for a Consulting Services organization • Experience working with State or Local government a plus. • Excellent verbal and written communication skills • Ability to work effectively in a time critical environment • Must excel in an agile / iterative development environment