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QA Specialist in Houston, TX at Search Services

Date Posted: 1/31/2019

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A global energy company is seeking a QA Specialist for a direct hire role.


The Quality Assurance Specialist is responsible for designing, documenting, and executing test cases to ensure the release of high-quality Business Intelligence solutions.

They will conduct testing for application software changes and/or new releases along with writing test cases, documenting test procedures and results, and maintaining valid test scenarios. The QA Specialist must be able to work closely with all resources, focused on a commitment to quality.


4 year degree in computer science or related field, or equivalent technical training and professional work experience

Previous experience as a Quality Assurance Specialist, creative approach when testing solutions, meticulous attention to detail, strong written and communication skills, be able to manage time and competing priorities, and be able to test with scripting tools and/or SQL

Knowledge of QA processes and methodologies

Familiar with reporting and visualization applications testing

Ability to create clear, concise defect submissions

 Knowledge of browsers and testing on various platforms

 Ability to troubleshoot software defects and identify root cause issues

 Perform data validation by querying against various source databases

 Possess excellent communication skills both in writing and verbally

 Have experience working on multiple projects in a dynamic, fast-paced, team environment

 Design, develop, enhance, and execute comprehensive test case scenarios that will fully test end-to-end software


 Identify deficiencies in software during testing and assist development staff with analysis and corrections

 Proficient in use of MS Office products, including TFS.