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Software Quality Analyst
Dayton Metro Area
JN -092019-21856

Position: Software Quality Analyst 
Number of Openings: 1
Job Req Duration: 4 months – Contract only

Start Date: ASAP
Job location: Downtown Dayton

Process: Local candidates/phone/in-person and open to Skype/WebEx

About Cohesion
Cohesion is a leading IT staffing firm that empowers people and companies to thrive. We specialize in finding, retaining, and developing top IT talent for our clients. Cohesion has helped business leaders add value, drive growth, and achieve competitive advantage in the marketplace. Learn more at

Summary of Opportunity
Cohesion has an immediate need for a Software Quality Analyst for a 4-month contract with our client in downtown Dayton.  This individual will provide subject matter expertise for technical guidance, training and direction with a team of development professionals.

Nature of Work:

  1. SQA Support for ESB EDI Team to focus on the Guiding Care Implementation

Top skillsets:
  1. EDI experience (Facets Knowledge encouraged)
  2. Strong SQL and Analytic Skills
  3. Strong Communication Skills

Job Responsibilities:
  1. Work with team members, developers and department manages to develop, maintain, implement and execute a quality assurance process
  2. Responsible to develop routine tests and coordinate the testing efforts for all assigned applications and code base
  3. Complete business analysis
  4. Manage the requirements gathering process
  5. Obtain and document business and system requirements
  6. Document workflows
  7. Provide requirements to development teams and participate in collaborative design sessions
  8. Create and document test cases for all documented requirements
  9. Manage and execute testing for all test cases: types include integration, certification, user acceptance, system, regression, and load tests
  10. Monitor, measure, and report metrics based on the results of all tests
  11. Measure, evaluate and test new or modified software programs and software development procedures used to verify that programs function according to user requirements and conform to established guidelines
  12. Write, revise, and verify quality standards and test procedures for program design and product evaluation in order to economically and efficiently attain a high quality of software
  13. Follow established quality assurance practices
  14. Follow defined quality methods
  15. Abide by quality controls and documentation procedures
  16. Develop and maintain test plans, manual and automated test scripts for user interface, functionality, system and "ad-hoc testing"
  17. Execute regression tests, functional tests and data tests
  18. Report, track and determine priority of reported bugs promoting quality achievement and performance improvement
  19. Maintain awareness of the business context of software
  20. Ensure compliance with local, state, national and international standards and legislation
  21. Define quality procedures in conjunction with operating staff
  22. Collate and analyze performance data and charts against defined parameters
  23. Ensure tests and procedures are properly understood, carried out and evaluated and that product modifications are investigated if necessary
  24. Write technical and management systems reports
  25. Monitor performance by gathering relevant data and producing statistical reports
  26. Conduct tests on computer software programs to make sure the programs perform properly and are easy to use
  27. Complete tests to determine weaknesses in software code
  28. Review new or modified software, including documentation, diagram, and flow chart, to determine if a program will perform according to user requests and standards and conform to guidelines
  29. Recommend program improvements or corrections to programmers
  30. Identify program processing errors
  31. Implement automated test programs to ascertain the validity of results, accuracy, reliability, and conformance to established standards
  32. Identify differences between established standards and user applications and suggest modifications to conform to standards
  33. Conduct compatibility tests
  34. Conduct performance load testing
  35. Write documentation to describe program evaluation, testing, and correction
  36. Evaluate proposed software or software enhancement for feasibility

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