Sr. Quality Assurance Analyst

US Foods, Inc. Chicago, IL
RESPONSIBILITIES:

* Focuson Quality Assurance Testing of PeopleSoft applications;

* Ensurethat Quality Assurance process are in place - that balances cost and risks;

* ReportQA status to QA Lead/QA Manager and Project Team;

* IdentifyQA risks and determine mitigation options. Escalate to QA Leads/QA Manager asneeded;

* Accountablefor testing of multiple projects of varied complexity simultaneously;

* Providefeedback and suggestions for improving QA Procedures to QA Leads/QA Manager;

* Developand maintain QA metrics;

* Deliversthe use of Traceability Matrix;

* Assistwith on boarding activities for Associate QA Analyst/QA Analysts;

* Assistwith system requests for onsite/offshore QA resources;

* EnsureQA team is following Agile Standards, as well as Waterfall and DevOps whenapplicable;

* Activelyparticipate in all required Agile and project related meetings;

* Createproject level Test Strategy and Test Plan;

* Reviewproject features/user stories/Acceptance criteria/design updates and help teamto identify high level test scenarios;

* Coordinatepeer reviews for all Testing Deliverables;

* Consolidatetest results across testers and present them to project management;

* EnsureQA team uses Test Management tools like HP ALM/Jira/Zephyr for all projects;

* CoordinateProject testing status calls and defect triage meetings;

* ProvideUAT support for the project team;

* Mentorjunior members of the team.

* EOE Race/Color/Religion/Sex/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/National Origin/Protected Veteran/Disability Status*

Education/Training:

* B.A. / B.S. or equivalent experience;

* A minimum of 7 years of overall experience in testing and quality assurance;

* 2 years of QA Lead experience - preferred;

* Quality Assurance certification - preferred.

RELATED EXPERIENCE:

* Experience with PeopleSoft Financials (AR, AM, AP, PO, PC, and GL) – Specific to configuration/setup and control tables, PS Query strongly preferred;

* Prior or current experience as a QA Analyst interacting directly with an Accounting /Finance business unit strongly preferred;

* Project work specific to finance-related systems (i.e., EDI, eCommerce, B2B, accounting, finance, treasury, credit, etc.) strongly preferred;

* Prior work experience with data and system integrations that support any of the following: a procure-to-pay process; e-commerce sites or billing;

* Experience with Agile methodology;

* Project Risk management / mitigation experience;

* Experience with Automation tools like Selenium is a plus;

* Prior experience with data access tools such as SQL or data profiling tools;

* Prior experience working with development and testing teams in both onshore and offshore locations;

* Ability to work and communicate effectively with all levels of management;

* Demonstrated experience with Test Management Tools like HP Quality Center, Jira, Zephyr, or similar QA suite;

* Excellent written, verbal, and interpersonal skills.

Knowledge/Skills/Abilities:

* Proven ability to develop and implement QA processes and developing and leading software QA projects and teams;

* Mentor and assist other QA / testing resources.