Quality Assurance Analyst – Advanced Technology Group | Cognizant Technology Solutions | Cincinnati, OH 45201

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  • Post Date : November 19, 2020
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Job Description

Position

Overview:
The Quality Assurance (QA) Analyst is an

instrumental member of the project team, helping to ensure that a solution is

fit for end user’s needs. QA Analysts work closely with the entire project team

to review the overall functional and non-functional requirements, while keeping

a user’s perspective in mind. Activities in this role will include analyzing

non-functional requirements and technical designs, translating functional requirements into

test cases, identifying defects and driving them to resolution. Ideally,

candidates will possess a drive for thinking creatively to resolve complex

problems and enjoy contributing to solutions regardless of their functional

role within a project team.

Key

Responsibilities:
Advise: Review

functional/operational requirements and design specifications; advise Project

Management, Business Analysts, and/or Testing Leads regarding requirements and

design testability. Be an outspoken

advocate for QA best practices during all stages of a project

Planning: Develop, communicate,

and implement comprehensive QA strategies to ensure testing coverage over the

duration of a project

Collaboration: Collaborate with client

stakeholders and business users to understand use cases and requirements in

order to better advocate for business users.

Collaborate with project and business teams to reproduce, analyze,

and document software defects.

QA Mastery: Understands QA fundamentals and can apply

these to a variety of project types.

Able to create and execute test cases, stay organized in testing

efforts, and accurately identify, document, and report software defects

Key Experience:
Demonstrates

success and experience in the following areas:
Entry- level QA : Strong consultative and analytical

skills; some knowledge of software development lifecycle preferred

Mid-level QA: Proven experience creating and executing

test cases while leveraging various test heuristics to validate that solutions are

working as expected

Senior- level QA: Proven experience working on

multiple Quote to Cash (Q2C) implementations involving CPQ, CLM, CRM, Billing,

or ERP platforms (including e-Business, SaaS applications, or cloud-based

transformations/integrations). Ability

to stay organized and effective on complex engagements involving multiple

workstreams or QA team members.

Demonstrated background of success in leading and managing small to

medium sized test teams

Demonstrates ownership and

accountability through self-directed task management

CPQ or Billing experience is a

plus

Preferred Knowledge and Skills:
Deep knowledge of

testing best practices as applied to SaaS cloud platforms

Proven abilities in test plan and test case

development and execution

Comfortable using a variety of

test case management and issue tracking platforms

Familiarity with

Agile/Scrum disciplines preferred

Experience with end-to-end system

development lifecycle of SaaS implementation projects preferred

Hands on experience tracking and reporting defects,

issues and overall results to peers and management

Able to work closely with QA

Automation resources to identify test automation use cases

Self-motivated and ability to excel in team

oriented environment, yet able to work independently requiring minimal

direction.

Exemplifies a high degree of

personal integrity and interpersonal skills and abilities

Has a fundamental understanding

of business practices and basic knowledge of information management systems,

with the drive and ability to learn quickly

Sets priorities, goals, and

timetables to manage time efficiently and achieve maximum productivity

Proves a willingness to commit the

additional time and effort necessary during period of heavy workload in order

to meet project milestones and delivery deadlines

Communicates

with clarity and impact, understanding how the message has been received

Experience with Salesforce.com

setup and user interface highly desired

Exhibits high energy and drive,

brings enthusiasm and the ability to engage with people at multiple levels on

projects and meetings

Is firm and decisive, willing to

make unpopular decisions when necessary

Excellent

verbal and written communication skills

Relevant

Technologies:
Experience in the following

technologies are preferred (but not required): Salesforce CPQ, Salesforce

Billing, Apttus CPQ, Apttus CLM, Gotransverse TRACT, Spring CM CLM, Conga CLM

and other related solutions, Xactly SPM solutions, Aria billing platform,

Salesforce Communities and Cloud Craze

Salesforce Service Cloud, Sales

Cloud, Marketing Cloud, Zuora, Oracle Big Machines, Calidus Cloud Solutions,

Netsuite, Mulesoft, and other SaaS/Cloud Q2C and related solutions

Education:
4-year degree in a technical or

business field of study preferred, but not required

Knowledge

of Quote to Cash process (CPQ, Order Management, Billing, and CRM) a plus

Location and Travel:
Willingness

and ability to travel up to 50% (subject to change at any time based

off project demands)

Desired

locations are ATG Delivery Centers, located in Missoula, MT, Cincinnati, OH,

Kansas City, MO or St. Louis, MO. Virtual is also an option.

‘ Cognizant will not sponsor H-1B or other U.S. work

authorization, or lawful permanent residence (otherwise known as a “Green

Card”) for this role’

Cognizant is always looking for top talent. We are searching for candidates to fill future needs within the business. This job posting represents potential future employment opportunities with Cognizant. Although the position is not currently available, we want to provide you with the opportunity to express your interest in future employment opportunities with Cognizant. If a job opportunity that you may be qualified for becomes available in the future, we will notify you. At that time you can determine whether you would like to apply for the specific open position. Thank you for your interest in Cognizant career opportunities.

Employee Status : Full Time Employee

Shift : Day Job

Job Posting : Nov 18 2020

About Cognizant Cognizant (Nasdaq-100: CTSH) is one of the world’s leading professional services companies, transforming clients’ business, operating and technology models for the digital era. Our unique industry-based, consultative approach helps clients envision, build and run more innovative and efficient businesses. Headquartered in the U.S., Cognizant is ranked 194 on the Fortune 500 and is consistently listed among the most admired companies in the world. Learn how Cognizant helps clients lead with digital at www.cognizant.com or follow us @USJobsCognizant.

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