TSYS Test Specialist - R0005306 in Tempe, Arizona

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Every day, the people of TSYS and Netspend improve lives and businesses around the globe through payments. We make it possible for millions of people to move money between buyers and sellers using our payments solutions including credit, debit, prepaid and merchant services. We are "People-Centered Payments", and our team has the unique opportunity to help create a world in which payments make people's lives easier and better. This is both a tremendous honor and an important responsibility for those who accept the challenge. If you are looking to make a valuable difference for people everywhere - and for yourself - we may have the right place for you.


****6 YEARS EXPERIENCE REQUIRED****

****LOCAL CANDIDATES ONLY****


****MUST BE AUTHORIZED TO WORK IN US / WILL NOT SPONSOR****


Job Description Summary


Perform Quality Assurance on software developed by the teams located in different geographical locations.

Comprehensive knowledge on test plans and script execution and complex test cases, perform actual manual testing, and debug and/or troubleshoot defects and/or errors.

Extensive knowledge on manual testing, defect resolution and trouble shooting. Provide detailed test reports and metrics in software and/or hardware POS platforms.

Candidates with knowledge on Rest API, Web based and mobile based payments application testing, as well as some level of XML testing, Experience with file level testing, familiar with UNIX commands


Job Description


Summary of This Role


Carry out procedures to ensure that all applications under test (AUT) meet organizational standards and end-user requirements. Thoroughly test software to ensure proper operation and freedom from defects. Document and work to identify all problems to ensure resolution. Report progress on testing and problem resolution to appropriate parties. Devise improvements to current procedures and develops models of possible future configurations. Perform work flow analysis and recommends quality improvements.


What Part Will You Play?


+ Conducts batch and data verification testing (checked for accuracy and inconsistencies after data migration is done) of the system and validates test results. Familiar with file based testing. Creates test designs based on project requirements and occasionally instructs other team members in the department on testing software techniques. Demonstrates in-depth knowledge when answering questions or providing guidance on complex projects (as defined by the client) to internal and external customers (i.e. other departments, clients). Designs complex contingency plans as needed. Coordinates with technical and business resources to identify and resolve complex issues or system defects discovered during testing.


+ Develops, administers, evaluates and recommends requirements to design in-depth testing strategies (testing objective, methods of testing new functions, total time and resources required for the project, and the testing environment) for internal/external clients (i.e. technical and functional designs). Demonstrates extensive knowledge and understanding of structured analysis and design (define user needs) as it relates to the testing design. Recognizes the interrelationships between the various functional components of the system (i.e. collections, posting, and authorizations) and the business, technical and project requirements to determine the appropriate testing methodology to use during test execution and validation. Performs risk assessment and analysis requirements for integrated testing (combined and tested as a group). Coordinates and provides expert instru tion on appropriate test designs, plans and strategies to ensure that new functionality does not adversely affect current software functionality.


+ Promotes and implements best practice advice on design processes aimed at increased efficiency, performance and reliability (automation, load and performance). Demonstrates a comprehensive knowledge in the use of automated testing tools to create, design and execute test plans. Consults with technical resources in the testing environment to assist with making decisions regarding the best use of test automation tools.


+ Collaborates and partners with stakeholders, business, developers and test analysts to develop in-depth test plans, conditions and cases (set of inputs, execution preconditions, and expected outcomes developed for a particular objective, such as to exercise a particular program path or to verify compliance with a specific requirement) to be used in testing. Develops, administers and recommends best practices to perform advanced test data conditioning and execution of test sets. Communicates with manager on a regular basis (project requirements, issue resolutions, etc.), and disseminates information to project sponsors, business analysts and programmers. Evaluates, interprets and provides guidance on the various components of systems, applications and multiple environments to leadership.


+ Provides expertise and advice on the creation of test/defect reports and uses experience to follow all intri