IBM Test Analyst in BATON ROUGE, Louisiana

IBM Services Center in Baton Rouge has immediate opportunities for experienced, forward thinking Application Test Analysts with a passion for growth and innovation.Join our team and utilize leading-edge technology to configure, develop, deliver and support applications for our clients in areas such as mobile, Big Data, Cloud Computing or Smarter Commerce. Our clients are some of the world’s leading companies and you will be part of challenging projects to build and support technical solutions for their needs.The Application Testing Analyst is a hands-on role that requires a demonstrated knowledge of software testing methodologies and tools. Using in-depth analysis and test design skills, you'll work directly with business and IT organizations to develop and deliver test strategies, test plans, and test cases for multiple small to medium size projects. Your responsibilities include analyzing business requirements, designing, executing, and automating the test cases. An understanding of the Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) as well as a demonstrated understanding of the various phases of software testing is required. The ideal candidate must have at least 3 years of experience with hands-on Testing including writing and executing test cases, use cases, test scenarios, User Acceptance Testing (UAT), defect/incident tracking, and release planning. Candidates must also have working knowledge and experience with functional testing and regression testing and with formal testing tools such as Hewlett Packard Quality Center (HPQC), Quick Test Pro, Mercury Tools, Application Lifecycle Management (ALM) etc.In addition candidates should have experience with analyzing business processes and user requirements/technical requirements, analyzing high/low level design documentation, estimating system testing timelines, utilizing change management across version releases, defect tracking management and resolution, providing status updates and communications, and release planning and management. You should also have experience with programming automated test scripts, automated testing, and a majority of the following: System Integrated Testing (SIT), Business Acceptance Testing (BAT), Commerce Solution Testing, Java Testing, .NET Testing, .API testing, SOA Testing , DB Testing, and Test harnesses.Candidates must have the ability to work in the United States without a current or future need for visa sponsorship.The IBM Services Center is an in-bound delivery model where we support our clients from our Baton Rouge, LA center. However, some travel is expected and all candidates must be willing and able to travel to meet our client needs across the US. Travel is typically related to knowledge transfer and training at the client site (Monday thru Friday). You are expected to travel approximately 50% of the time. No remote opportunities exist.Join a leader. Consult with us. Help build a smarter planet along the way

  • At least 3 years executing Test Cases

  • At least 1 year writing Test Cases

  • At least 2 years using Tracking Tool for Defect/Incident Tracking & Logging

GIC- Baton Rouge