Job Description

Reference # : 18-01605Title : SQL Backend Database Tester
Location : Reston, VA
Position Type : Contract
Experience Level : Start Date : 09/14/2018
Description
Must be legal to work in the United States without sponsorship

The client has partnered with a healthcare insurance administrator and support provider in their search for a SQL Backend Database Tester with ETL and extensive complex SQL querying experience to join their Agile Delivery and Reporting team in Reston, VA to assist the Software Testing team. Manager will require an onsite interview ? Skype is not an option ? so candidates must be local to the area or willing to come onsite to interview.

Notes from the manager:
This is a True Database Tester - I require a candidate with skills like a developer who knows testing. I don't want a tester with only querying experience. We are looking for a tester who is a superstar database tester and who knows ETL, know how to form complex SQL queries and know databases and know testing


REQUIRED SKILLS:
-A minimum of 8 year of experience in extensive SQL programming ? complex SQL queries
-A minimum of 3 years of experience in Data validation for Data Migration/Data Integration projects using SQL queries/Manual testing
-Experience writing efficient queries to extract data from large data sets
-Proven proficiency with understanding Data Models, tables and writing complex SQL queries
-Experience developing and documenting processes, procedures, and policies for tool usage and integration
-Conduct walkthroughs with internal and external teams.
-Produce testing documents and/or test cases
-Must have thorough analytical skills in identifying root cause of issues
-Must have proficiency with Microsoft Office (Outlook, Excel, and Word)
-Hewlett Packard Tool Suite Application Lifecycle Management (ALM) and Quick Test Pro (QTP)
-Microsoft Office (Outlook, Excel, and Word)
-Visio, T-SQL, VB Script

NICE TO HAVE:
-Experience with scripting languages such as VB Script, VBA is nice to have
-Knowledge of Healthcare business a big plus
-Experience with NoSQL (Hbase, Cassandra, MongoDB) would be a great plus
-Prior experience as a Tester in Big Data project writing Hive/Impala queries would be a great plus

RESPONSIBILITIES:
-Extensive SQL Programming to analyze and validate Source Data vs. Target data
-Collaborating with the Test Lead in reviewing business requirement document(s) and Functional Specifications and/or Use Cases for the assigned as input into the creation of testing materials
-Utilize the Hewlett Packard testing tool suite for test case creation, execution (manual and automated), reporting, and defect logging
-Conduct test case peer reviews to ensure test cases accurately capture functionality identified in user acceptance criteria
-Create test data using existing Enrollment and Claims applications
-Generate Excel output of Data Validation results with Expected and Actual results
-Work directly with members (Requirement Analysts, Developers, and Project Manager) of the project to deliver a quality product to the customer
-Maintain traceability between the base-lined business requirements, functional specs/use cases and test scenarios/cases
-Assist test lead with coordination between developers and business analyst to ensure testing incidents when needed
-Work independently with minimal assistance and be able to pick up business knowledge quickly
-Create manual and automated scripts for regression testing, as needed
-Provide status to the Test Manager and various workgroups

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