Business Analyst - Project Lead

Scope of the project: the CFS project is part of the department of social services (DSS) and is responsible for developing, implementing, maintaining, and obtaining federal certification of a federally-mandated child Support Enforcement System (CSES) that will provide comprehensive support to the operation of South Carolina’s Child Support Enforcement (CSE) program as well as for completing the development and implementation of the family court case management system (FCCMS) for the 46 clerks of court.

 

Daily duties / responsibilities:

this is a new position for a system tester to assist in the testing and certification processes of the child support enforcement system.

 

testers will report to the testing manager to monitor and support the execution of all testing phases related to system development.

 

Primary responsibilities

• Work with the state’s subject matter experts (sme) and business analysts to develop test scenarios/test cases and test scripts.

• Review requirements, component designs and use cases and maintain test script traceability to each as applicable

• Prepare test data, including interface data files as needed, for executing test scripts

• Execute test scripts

• Record and verify test results

• Analyze and report test results

• Participate in functional design sessions

• Report defects to test manager/test team

• Perform regression tests

• Reproduce defects/demonstrate defects to development as needed

• Participate in incident review meetings as needed

• Provide data analysis and root cause analysis as needed

• Participate on the monitoring and reporting on the execution of the system development contractor’s performance under the cfs project contract as it relates to all testing phases. this involves working with system development contractor’s tools and appropriately extracting data to produce metrics and reports.

 

Other responsibilities include:

• Review test plans

• Participate in test readiness reviews

• Review test related work products, including but not limited to system test reports, artifacts and requirements traceability matrix as needed.

• Provide input to determine project test reports/metrics

 

Required skills (rank in order of importance):

• 5+ years’ experience preparing, documenting, and executing test criteria, test cases,

test scripts, and test plans for it systems projects

• 2+ years’ experience testing on child support enforcement system development

projects

• Thorough knowledge of testing concepts such as component testing, integration

testing, security testing, performance testing, regression testing, acceptance testing

• Experience testing back end batch processes and able to verify/handle the output data

files.

• Ability to read and understand data models and er diagrams. ability to use sql to query

data.

• Ability to plan, organize, instruct, and review the work of the testing team

• Ability to use ms office, sharepoint, and webex tools effectively

• Ability to communicate (orally and written) effectively with technical, non-technical

staff, customers/stakeholders (state and federal) and executives

• Knowledge of industry standards (e.g. iso, ieee)

 

Preferred skills (rank in order of importance):

• Experience with microsoft team foundation server (tfs) and microsoft test manager

• Understanding of agile or iterative software development methodologies

• A strong understanding of the basics of financial operations, from receipts to

disbursements to reconciliation

• Experience with automated testing tools

 

Required education:

• Bs degree

 

Additional Required skills:

Child Support or Human Services experience
Automated Testing Tools

 

Category

Name

Required

Importance

Level

Last Used

Experience

Program Management

Manual Testing

Yes

5

Advanced

Within 2 Years

4 - 6 Years

Quality Assurance (QA)

CREATION OF TEST SCENARIOS

Yes

2

Advanced

Within 2 Years

4 - 6 Years

Quality Assurance (QA)

INTEGRATION TESTING

Yes

6

Intermediate

Within 5 Years

2 - 4 Years

Quality Assurance (QA)

Software Testing

Yes

1

Advanced

Within 2 Years

4 - 6 Years

Quality Assurance (QA)

Test Case Development

Yes

3

Advanced

Within 2 Years

4 - 6 Years

Quality Assurance (QA)

Test Scripts

Yes

3

Advanced

Within 2 Years

4 - 6 Years

Quality Assurance (QA)

Interface Testing

No

6

Intermediate

Within 5 Years

2 - 4 Years

Quality Assurance (QA)

MICROSOFT TEST MANAGER (MTM)

No

5

Intermediate

Within 2 Years

1 - 2 Years

Quality Assurance (QA)

UAT - User Acceptance Testing

No

5

Intermediate

Within 5 Years

1 - 2 Years

Specialties

Business Analysis experience to include data flow diagrams, requirements specifications, use case scenarios, and acceptance testing.

Yes

4

Intermediate

Within 5 Years

2 - 4 Years

 

 

Reach Out to a Recruiter


  • : Nehal Patel
  • : nehalp@vtechsolution.us
  • : (202) 644-9774