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Quality Assurance Tester/Business Analyst
Ref No.: 18-38902
Location: Portland, Oregon
Position Type:Contract
Skill Type
Skill Type:Information Technology
Seeking an experienced Functional QA for User Testing of customer facing utility web applications for a six months contract project. In this role, the eligible candidate will understand the current and new business processes and workflows; prepare user acceptance test plan; conduct user acceptance testing; coordinate with business users and technology teams to ensure that the web applications meet the requirements; work through problem resolution; implementations and reporting.

Responsibilities for the Business Analyst position:
• Conduct user experience analysis for web and web supporting systems to ensure that functional requirements align with user experience (UX) requirements.
• Participate in design meetings with Information Technology development teams
• Prepare user acceptance test plan, test cases; Gather test data and execute user acceptance test cases to ensure that the web applications meet the requirements.
• Prepare user verification plan and conduct verifications during production implementations.
• Follow all International Organization of Standards 270001 and Sarbanes Oxley controls along with any related processes.
• Provide time sensitive results for requested assessment, requirements and related testing
• Coordinate with stakeholders including business users, business process owners and Information Technology teams.
• Actively participate as a team member on a fast paced, customer facing web development project

Qualifications of the Business Analyst include the following:
• Bachelor's Degree in Business, Computer Science, Information Technology, related field; or the equivalent combination of education and experience.
• A minimum of three years of experience providing system analysis and quality assurance user experience testing of web and customer-facing applications.
• Knowledge of data gathering and analysis.
• Experienced in developing test plans, test cases and test execution.
• General knowledge of electric utilities, applicable federal, state, and local governmental laws and regulations.
• Proficient with the use of Microsoft office solutions including Visio, Excel, Word.
• Familiar with both agile and iterative development models.
• Excellent oral and communication skills and interpersonal skills.
• Ability to work in a highly dynamic and fast paced environment.

Preferred Qualifications:
• Experience in Public utility business.
• Experience with web technologies, SQL, Cognos reporting system, Adobe Experience Manager (AEM), Content management.

Nesco Resource is an equal employment opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, or veteran status, or any other legally protected characteristics with respect to employment opportunities