Ellucian Senior QA Analyst in Bangalore, India


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Senior QA Analyst


Product Team

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Role Description:

Design, plan, and execute product testing - including functional testing, regression testing, and performance testing - for a large enterprise-wide solution that leverages accepted industry standard test methodologies in an Agile development environment.

  • Define overall project test objectives

  • Design, write, and execute effective manual and automated test cases

  • Discover, reproduce, retest, and clearly document system defects

  • Display a high level of critical thinking in identifying and resolving high-impact, complex, and/or cross-functional problems

  • Design, develop and maintain an automated test strategy that fully exercises end-user workflows and provides a framework for ongoing endurance/load tests

  • Develop, update, and maintain relevant test metric reporting

  • Perform test coverage analysis and requirement tracing

  • Ensure adherence to process, tools and metrics standards within the development team

  • Close partnership with an agile development team to analyze product requirements and testing needs to create and execute a comprehensive test strategy including both functional and technical/system-level testing.

  • Setting up and maintaining test environments.

  • Contributing in SCRUM ceremonies, aiding in estimating work effort and managing work to meet sprint schedules

  • Actively participating with the team in software requirements, design and code reviews to provide early and continuous quality feedback.

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Required Experience:

  • 5+ years of in-depth experience and demonstrated proficiency with QA methodology, process and deliverables

  • Agile environment that employs continuous integration processes and automated testing

  • Experience with Selenium, Java

  • Experience working with test driven development

  • Demonstrated ability to learn a new domain rapidly

  • Ability to write and execute effective manual and automated test cases and test plans

  • Rigorous in following processes and documenting the work.

  • Display a high-level of initiative and troubleshooting skills.

Desired Experience:

  • Higher education domain and system experience

  • Experience with performance testing

  • Experience with accessibility testing

  • Working knowledge of Banner product(s)

  • Knowledge of usability and application performance considerations

Company Information:

Ellucian is the world’s leading provider of software, services and insight to higher education. Ellucian helps the higher education community—students, faculty, and staff—achieve their goals more efficiently, effectively, and with reduced risk. Ellucian’s comprehensive suite of software solutions includes student information systems (SIS), finance and HR systems, recruiting and retention systems, among other offerings. With more than 1,500 institutions subscribing to Ellucian’s cloud services and SaaS offerings, the company is one of the largest providers of cloud-based solutions. Ellucian also supports the higher education community with a range of professional services, such as application software implementation, training, education, and management consulting. More than 2,400 institutions in 40 countries rely on Ellucian to help enable the mission of higher education.

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All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment at Ellucian without regard to race; creed; color; religion; national origin; sex; age; disability; sexual orientation; gender identity or expression; genetic predisposition or carrier status; veteran, marital, or citizenship status; or any other status protected by law.