Kforce Entry - Junior Quality Assurance Analysts in San Diego, California

Kforce is currently seeking Entry - Junior Quality Assurance Analysts (4x) to join our client in San Diego, California (CA).Summary:The ideal candidate must have a firm knowledge of the System Development Methodology, Software Quality Assurance methodology and the ability to understand technical concepts, involved with more than one application for a release phase or one large complex application. Also, they must be a team player and have willingness to learn. Please apply today, we want to hear from you!Responsibilities:

  • Develops a functional knowledge of applications for a specified platform

  • Identifies and proposes appropriate solution alternatives and software updates/enhancements, based on needs of a particular client or specified platform

  • Develops and implements SQA solutions to unique software programming obstacles, quality issues and takes corrective action

  • Creates, designs, implements and executes test plans, test cases, test specifications and quality assurance standards for a diverse range of web based, desktop, client-server, legacy software applications, and insurance products

  • Participates in the review of specifications and requirements gathering for the QA department

  • Develops and analyzes reports for quality assurance metrics such as defect densities and open defect counts using report tracking software

  • Develops testing solutions for various modules, product builds, and installations of new software releases, beta versions and product updates

  • Mentors, trains and provides on-site client support for new team members, marketing, technical support, call center, customer support and external business partners in SQA practices and methodologies

  • Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals

  • A wide degree of creativity and latitude is required

  • Bachelor's degree (B.A.) from four-year college or university; or 3 to 7 years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience

  • Familiar with testing software such as Selenium, AutoIt, JavaScript, XML and understanding of programming concepts

  • Familiar with Web based applications, Client - Server backend processing systems, DOS based applications, desktop applications, testing tools and utilities, test and production environments, network architectures, and technical language

  • Superb problem solving, interpersonal, organizational and communication skills

  • Willingness and ability to learn new technologies

  • Self-motivated and well organized

  • Ability to handle multiple priorities

  • Good understanding of business applications and systems

  • Willingness to train others

  • Experience working directly with end users in a vendor/customer environment

  • Able to carry out work with minimal guidance

  • Ability to read, analyzes, and interprets general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations

  • Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers, and the general public

  • Ability to apply intermediate and advanced concepts of algebra and calculus such as exponents, logarithms, quadratic equations, and permutations

  • Ability to apply principles of finance and accounting mathematics such as discounts, interest, commissions, proportions, percentages, fractions, percentages, ratios and proportions to practical situations

  • Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions

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:Hours