- Analysis skills
- ISTQB Certification
- Microsoft Excel
MetroStar Systems is looking for Quality Analyst as part of corporate quality team, to perform quality control and assurance activities for Census projects. If you want to join a company that values their engineers, encourages innovative minds, and are open to commuting to Washington, DC we want you to work for MetroStar.
As Quality Analyst you will primarily support software testing and assurance activities. Come be a game changer and join our talented, dynamic team in support of the Corporate Quality Team!
You’re a great fit if…
You are passionate about software testing and process excellence
You are excited about learning new test techniques and compliance frameworks like section 508
You are excited about a holistic approach to quality that includes process and product quality assurance
You are excited about interacting with people and love the energy of an innovative startup company in a strong growth mode
You’ll love our position if…
(This is the stuff you MUST have to be a fit)
You have the ability to work on process and product quality assurance
You have at least 2 years of software testing experience
You have the ability to work independently and as part of a team
You have the ability to multi-task providing test services to many projects and process compliance initiatives
You have the ability to achieve stretch goals in a highly innovative and fast paced environment.
You have strong verbal and communication skills
You have strong proof-reading and editing skills using tools including MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint
Bachelor’s of Science Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology or related field
We’ll REALLY love you if….
(This is the bonus stuff that makes you stand out)
You have experience testing and remediating systems to achieve 508 compliance with tools like JAWS
You have demonstrated experience working in an AGILE environment
Experience with Application Life-Cycle Management tools like TFS, MS Test Manager and JIRA
Experience using MS Visio and Adobe Acrobat DC
Experience in developing product test harnesses and instrumenting products to gather test results
You have experience with the SDLC models like Waterfall, Agile like Scrum
Ability to understand complex process needs and strong analytical skills
You have development support experience including coding, bug fixing, testing, and documentation
Test certifications like ISTQB-CTFL
What your day will look like:
As software tester,
You’ll test products and software applications developed for clients and in-house
You’ll participate in the test execution for web, mobile, SharePoint and more, across multiple platforms
Perform various types of testing including but not limited to functional (manual, regression and smoke) 508 compliance, mobile testing, security,load and performance testing
You’ll participate in work across several projects in a matrix environment, offering potentially different testing services
You’ll develop and maintain comprehensive system test plans, test scripts, documentation implement, and maintain test frameworks
Perform defect tracking and management, prepare and submit test summary reports
As process analyst,
You’ll create and maintain process assets (e.g. guidelines, policies, processes, forms, and templates)
You’ll handle document change requests, own and support enhancement of Policy and Process Asset Library and knowledge management activities.
You’ll facilitate process improvement activities by working with MetroStar leaders to document current processes and help improve them
You’ll support internal and external audits by documenting internal audit reports, managing findings of projects and departments for compliance and quality
You’ll support external compliance initiatives external ISO audits and CMMI appraisals
The Admin Stuff: Applicants selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for potential access to classified information. Accordingly, US Citizenship is required.
The Legal Stuff: MetroStar Systems is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. The statements herein are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees, and are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. Furthermore, they do not establish a contract for employment and are subject to change at the discretion of MetroStar Systems.