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Senior Guidewire Tester
Ref No.: 19-09832
Category: Experienced Professional
Location: Austin, Texas
Position Type:Right to Hire
Start Date / End Date: 02/10/2020 to 06/12/2020
Genesis10 is seeking a Senior Guidewire Tester in Austin, TX

At Genesis10, we recognize that our consultants are our most powerful resource. Selecting only the most talented and experienced consultants provides our clients with the best the industry has to offer. We take pride in attracting the world's finest business and technology consultants.

Genesis10 is a business and technology consulting company with offices nationwide and in Canada. Founded in 1999, Genesis10 has more than 1,200 consultants specializing in project management, business analysis, business transformation and large-scale systems infrastructure and application integration for more than 100 companies, 85% of which are in the Fortune 500. Genesis10 services a variety of industries including banking and financial services, insurance, energy, manufacturing, healthcare, telecommunications and more. For more information, please visit www.genesis10.com.

Genesis10 is currently seeking a Guidewire Tester for Contract to Hire (4 month minimum contracting period) for a client in the Austin, TX area (Southwest).
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
 
  • Work closely with BA's, App managers, business users to lead testing efforts using agile methodology.
  • Contribute to and promote teamwork in a multi-vendor environment developing complex multi-layered enterprise applications.
  • Performs manual, data-driven, integration and performance testing as needed.
  • Performs integration testing; validates and tests all integration points between internal applications and external services.
  • Designs and implements manual and automated tests cases and conditions.
  • Documents defects and issues.
  • Uses existing tools and techniques to execute test cases and build/script new test for cases.
  • Works with automation testing by providing strategies and tests cases; generates automated testing cycles.
  • Supports production deployment of all applications and performs validation testing.
  • Assists departments to analyze, identify and document requirements.
 
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:
The candidate will work in agile team that is highly integrated by business users, development team, business analysts, project management and the Quality Management Team. The candidate will work with other stakeholders to plan and develop manual and automated test suites for a specific set of products. The ideal candidate is excited about providing new tools and improvements to the QA team to make the overall testing process is always more efficient
Qualifications
  • BS in Computer Scien­ce or related area, or relevant work experience.
  • 5+ years of experience in the field of IT with emphasis on testing of web-based applications, excellent knowledge of all phases of SDLC and experienced in Waterfall, Agile and iterative methodologies.
  • Development and Testing of Guidewire UI, rules and integration processes.
  • Hands-on experience on Guidewire Policy Admin, Policy Life Cycle, Rating, Pricing and Forms Validation.
  • Deep understanding of QA tools, methodologies, and best practices including manual and automation testing.
  • Experience in Object Oriented Programming, Java/Angular JS Preferred
  • Strong communication skills in both verbal & written communication
  • Prepared advanced reports, test reports and training documents, using Jira API and MS SQL queries.
  • Development of SQL scripts to validate data between source and target systems.
  • Creating Soap UI projects to validate Reports
  • Experienced in functional, integration, automation and performance testing and knowledge of key quality metrics.
  • Strong experience in building continuous integration automat­ion pipelines – Jenk­ins
  • Extensive experience in coordinating testing effort, responsible for test deliverables, status reporting to management and issue escalations
  • Reviewed and understood user stories/ functional Requirements and various business requirements documents. 
  • Designed and executed Test plans and Test cases according to product backlog and user stories 
  • Identified and organized the overall plan for test data, strategy and the Scope of testing within the context of each Sprint. 
  • Performed Sprint level testing, Functional Testing, Systems Integration Testing, UAT, and Regression Testing. 
  • Participated in daily Scrum Meetings, Sprint Planning Sessions, Sprint Review and Sprint Retrospective Sessions. 
 
Compensation will be commensurate to experience.

If you are a qualified candidate interested in this opportunity, please apply.

About Genesis10
Genesis10 is a leading U.S. business and technology consulting firm with hundreds of clients needing proven talent and solutions to power their strategic initiatives. If you are a high performing business or IT professional with solid, referenced experience, we want to meet you. Genesis10 recruiters and delivery professionals are highly accomplished career advocates, who get to know you beyond your resume to position you with the opportunities that fit your skills, experience and aspirations. We have benefit options to fit your needs and a support staff that works with you from placement throughout your engagement – project after project. To learn more about Genesis10 and to view all our available career opportunities, please visit us at www.genesis10.com.
"Genesis10 is an Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V”
Genesis10 is seeking a Senior Guidewire Tester in Austin, TX

At Genesis10, we recognize that our consultants are our most powerful resource. Selecting only the most talented and experienced consultants provides our clients with the best the industry has to offer. We take pride in attracting the world's finest business and technology consultants.

Genesis10 is a business and technology consulting company with offices nationwide and in Canada. Founded in 1999, Genesis10 has more than 1,200 consultants specializing in project management, business analysis, business transformation and large-scale systems infrastructure and application integration for more than 100 companies, 85% of which are in the Fortune 500. Genesis10 services a variety of industries including banking and financial services, insurance, energy, manufacturing, healthcare, telecommunications and more. For more information, please visit www.genesis10.com.

Genesis10 is currently seeking a Guidewire Tester for Contract to Hire (4 month minimum contracting period) for a client in the Austin, TX area (Southwest).
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
 
  • Work closely with BA's, App managers, business users to lead testing efforts using agile methodology.
  • Contribute to and promote teamwork in a multi-vendor environment developing complex multi-layered enterprise applications.
  • Performs manual, data-driven, integration and performance testing as needed.
  • Performs integration testing; validates and tests all integration points between internal applications and external services.
  • Designs and implements manual and automated tests cases and conditions.
  • Documents defects and issues.
  • Uses existing tools and techniques to execute test cases and build/script new test for cases.
  • Works with automation testing by providing strategies and tests cases; generates automated testing cycles.
  • Supports production deployment of all applications and performs validation testing.
  • Assists departments to analyze, identify and document requirements.
 
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:
The candidate will work in agile team that is highly integrated by business users, development team, business analysts, project management and the Quality Management Team. The candidate will work with other stakeholders to plan and develop manual and automated test suites for a specific set of products. The ideal candidate is excited about providing new tools and improvements to the QA team to make the overall testing process is always more efficient
Qualifications
  • BS in Computer Scien­ce or related area, or relevant work experience.
  • 5+ years of experience in the field of IT with emphasis on testing of web-based applications, excellent knowledge of all phases of SDLC and experienced in Waterfall, Agile and iterative methodologies.
  • Development and Testing of Guidewire UI, rules and integration processes.
  • Hands-on experience on Guidewire Policy Admin, Policy Life Cycle, Rating, Pricing and Forms Validation.
  • Deep understanding of QA tools, methodologies, and best practices including manual and automation testing.
  • Experience in Object Oriented Programming, Java/Angular JS Preferred
  • Strong communication skills in both verbal & written communication
  • Prepared advanced reports, test reports and training documents, using Jira API and MS SQL queries.
  • Development of SQL scripts to validate data between source and target systems.
  • Creating Soap UI projects to validate Reports
  • Experienced in functional, integration, automation and performance testing and knowledge of key quality metrics.
  • Strong experience in building continuous integration automat­ion pipelines – Jenk­ins
  • Extensive experience in coordinating testing effort, responsible for test deliverables, status reporting to management and issue escalations
  • Reviewed and understood user stories/ functional Requirements and various business requirements documents. 
  • Designed and executed Test plans and Test cases according to product backlog and user stories 
  • Identified and organized the overall plan for test data, strategy and the Scope of testing within the context of each Sprint. 
  • Performed Sprint level testing, Functional Testing, Systems Integration Testing, UAT, and Regression Testing. 
  • Participated in daily Scrum Meetings, Sprint Planning Sessions, Sprint Review and Sprint Retrospective Sessions. 
 
Compensation will be commensurate to experience.

If you are a qualified candidate interested in this opportunity, please apply.

About Genesis10
Genesis10 is a leading U.S. business and technology consulting firm with hundreds of clients needing proven talent and solutions to power their strategic initiatives. If you are a high performing business or IT professional with solid, referenced experience, we want to meet you. Genesis10 recruiters and delivery professionals are highly accomplished career advocates, who get to know you beyond your resume to position you with the opportunities that fit your skills, experience and aspirations. We have benefit options to fit your needs and a support staff that works with you from placement throughout your engagement – project after project. To learn more about Genesis10 and to view all our available career opportunities, please visit us at www.genesis10.com.
"Genesis10 is an Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V”