Kforce GIS Quality Assurance Analyst in Dallas, Texas

Kforce has a client in search of a GIS - Quality Assurance Analyst in Dallas, Texas (TX). Summary: The GIS Quality Assurance Analyst to perform QA and UAT (assisting the business) on client's Energy's GIS software applications including ESRI and GE Smallworld. This position is a mix of individual contribution in the form of reviewing and understanding requirements, writing test cases and scripts, test execution and verification, and defect tracking. QA experience on large projects and significant GIS application knowledge and experience are required. Essential Job Functions:

  • Functional Test planning

  • Writes test specifications

  • Writes test cases/scripts

  • Prepares test data

  • Test execution

  • Test verification and validation

  • Defect Tracking

  • Adherence to client's Energy QA standards

  • Prepares individual weekly status report

  • Performs process and/or procedure related tasks

  • Attend meetings

  • 3 years of experience as a QA Analyst responsible for quality assurance activities to meet business and customer needs using QA strategies, processes, and methodologies

  • 1-3 years QA testing of ESRI GIS or GE Smallworld GIS applications

  • Experience writing, editing, and maintaining test cases, test specifications, and other test related documentation

  • Experience working with a QA tool for test case management and defect management

  • Experience with test case design and execution

  • ESRI experience should include knowledge of concepts and terminology such as Shape Files, Projections, or Rasters

  • Java testing experience

  • Previous experience working with business users on UAT is a plus

  • Strong knowledge of basic testing concepts

  • Knowledge of GIS applications

  • Familiarity with Oracle Enterprise Manager and navigation in Oracle Apps (e-Business R12 a plus)

  • Strong testing skills in ESRI GIS or GE Smallworld GIS

  • Strong computer skills including familiarity with all current Microsoft operating systems, Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, and Microsoft Outlook

  • Attention to detail, multi-tasking, ability to understand and resolve complex problems, and excellent verbal and written communication skills are required

  • Demonstrated ability to query Oracle databases to extract data

  • Ability to work independently on a task and to see it through to conclusion

  • Ability to multitask effectively

Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.Compensation Type:HoursMinimum Compensation:0.00Maximum Compensation:0.00