IBM

Test Specialist: Custom Applications

IBM

September 14, 2021

Introduction
As a Test Specialist at IBM, your analytical and technical skills will directly impact the quality of the software we create. Come work in an agile environment where you will help each iteration reach the next level. Whether the testing is manual, automated, or cognitive, you hold a key role in releasing the best deliverables to IBM’ers and our clients.
Your Role and Responsibilities
  • You will test applications & systems with a focus on Planning, Preparation, Execution & Reporting activities based on business & System requirements.
  • Design test scenario, develop test cases, understand test case, perform execution.
  • Analyze test result, report problem, verify fixes, create test report. Design, implement and maintain automated test case scripts.
  • Implement Testing Methodology by selecting relevant deployment/job roles associated with the Work Products.
  • Design, document and communicate overall test environment, based on the automation strategy and environment architecture.
  • Design, document, and communicate comprehensive test plans that verify the design and risks acceptable to the client.
  • Analyze solution design, use case scenarios, architectural limits and test environment to design a series of tests and tools that effectively exercise the solution at a system and functional level while allowing for validation of all data.
  • Validate that tests meet the client's risk and acceptance criteria. Create customized test data based on system architecture and production environment (e.g. mock data, dummy data).

Required Technical and Professional Expertise
  • Should have knowledge of relational database & SQL(Structured Query Language).
  • Knowledge of agile development life cycle and testing process.
  • Experienced on Rational development tools: Rational Team Concert & Rational Quality Management.

Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
  • Test Data Preparation
  • Test Cases Creation (ALM) Application Lifesycle Management
  • Test Execution - Functional/Regression
  • Defect logging (ALM)
  • Updating Defect status in the Daily Defect Call
  • Defect Retesting

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