Senior QA Analyst

  • Location: Mexico-Guadalajara
  • Job Family: IT
  • Time Type: Full time
  • Job Requisition ID: R0004671
  • Experience Years: 3-5 Years of Experience
  • Employee Type: Regular

About the Opportunity

The IS QA Analyst will contribute to the Information Services team in assuring exceptional application quality, customer service and supportability. This position will be responsible for working with the Project Managers, Application Development Team, Production Go-Live Personal and clients to test and implement custom and off-the-shelf solutions. This position may also provide short-term post go-live support and training for clients of both custom developed and third-party applications..

Responsibilities

Lead on-site and Global QA teams in best practice industry standard QA practices.

  • Write test plans for all features.
  • Review requirements for completeness, acceptance criteria and adherence to solution design.
  • Supervise QA Analysts.
  • Actively participate in Sprint planning meetings and Review sessions.  Develop test scenarios, test cases, test data, test reports.
  • Execute manual test cases as needed per project cycle.
  • Work with Automation Engineer to script, maintain and update automated tests.
  • Assess and analyze user stories, reviewed Product Backlog and participated in Sprint planning, Daily Scrum, Retrospective and Defect triage meetings and Review sessions.
  • Share Daily Status Reports with management.
  • Prepare Requirement Traceability Matrix (RTM) to trace test cases to functional requirements.
  • Assist Application Developers and technical support staff in identifying and resolving defects after go-live during warranty period.
  • Hand-off test results and documentation to BSA and Production Support as needed.
  • Record test cases results, report and document defects and update test cases as dictated by the Project execution process. 
  • Report defect and test coverage statistics as requested.
  • Work with PM on project health reporting.
  • Identify areas/opportunities for automation.
  • Create user and support documentation.
  • Provide timely reports and results to project team and QA management as necessary.
  • Ensure the security of Driscoll’s confidential and proprietary information and materials.
  • Domestic and international travel required up to 10%
  • Represents Driscoll’s in an ethical and business-like professional manner in all interactions with growers, co-workers, suppliers, customers and the business community at large.

Candidate Profile

Requirements

  • Bachelor's Degree in related field of study and 5-8 years of experience in the field or in a related area.
  • Proficient in SDLC methodologies such as Waterfall and Agile/Scrum.
  • Strong Experience in testing phases such as Smoke, Functional, Regression, Integration, UAT, Performance for the highly structural and complex systems.
  • Expertise in creating Requirement Traceability Matrix (RTM), Daily/Weekly Status Report, Defect Report and Project Report.
  • Hands on expertise Testing SQL Server, Amazon Aurora, RDS, Redshift and DynamoDB.
  • Experience on Test Management and Automation Tools such as qTest, Selenium WebDriver, Cucumber, SoapUI, Postman.
  • Experience with defect tracking and analysis using different defect tracking tools such as Jira, Rally and ALM.
  • Extensive experience in writing and executing manual test cases for custom web applications, web services, SOA, APIs and COTS.
  • Extensive experience reviewing requirements and solution designs and creating test plans for manual and automated testing.
  • Strong skillset using Selenium Automation toolsets. 
  • Experience supervising other QA Analysts.
  • Demonstrated strong verbal, written and presentation skills required.
  • Self-starter. Works independently with minimal supervision.
  • Bilingual English/Spanish communication and written skills required.

Preferred Qualifications & Leadership Competencies

  • A valid passport and the ability to travel internationally without restrictions.
  • Cultivates Innovation: Finds, champions, and implements innovations; large or small.
  • Plans & Aligns: Establishes priorities and desired outcomes, and creates plans to achieve them.
  • Drives Results: Pursues everything with energy, resourcefulness, and the need to achieve desired outcomes.
  • Collaborates: Works with a variety of colleagues, inside and/or outside of Driscoll’s, seeking win-wins solutions.
  • Courage: Tackles difficult issues timely with optimism and transparency.

About Driscolls

Driscoll's is the global market leader for fresh strawberries, blueberries, raspberries and blackberries. With more than 100 years of farming heritage and hundreds of independent growers around the world, Driscoll's is passionate about growing fresh, beautiful and delicious berries. Our values of humility, passion and trustworthiness have guided our mission to delight consumers around the world.

Driscoll's exclusive patented berry varieties are developed through years of research using only natural breeding methods – meaning, no GMOs. From farm-to-table, we focus on delivering a high quality, premium berry experience with our many supply chain partners.

Driscoll's is the trusted brand for Only the Finest Berries™.


Driscoll's es el proveedor líder en la comercialización de Fresas, Frambuesas, Zarzamoras y Arándanos Azules en el mundo. Con más de 100 años de herencia en agricultura y cientos de productores independiente alrededor del mundo, Driscoll's es una compañía apasionada por cultivar Berries frescas, hermosas y deliciosas. Nuestros valores de humildad, pasión y confianza han guiado nuestra misión de deleitar a los consumidores en el mundo.

Las variedades exclusivas de Driscoll's han sido desarrolladas a través de años de investigación usando sólo métodos de mejoramiento natural. De la granja a la mesa, nos enfocamos en ofrecer una experiencia de alta calidad con apoyo de nuestros socios de la cadena de suministro.

Driscoll's es la marca de confianza de sólo las mejores Berries.