Test Specialist: Test Management


September 14, 2021

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
  • Attend daily Agile Scrum meetings.
  • Participate and engage in Agile Sprint Planning and User Stories Backlog Grooming sessions, as Testing stakeholder.
  • Participate in Sprint demo and retrospective meetings to understand the new system functionalities being delivered and provide feedback on testing.
  • Manage and Assign User Stories to the team for testing, that are being delivered as part of the Sprint.
  • Analyzing the User Story, Acceptance Criteria, Data Mappings Product Specification, Business Requirements & Functional Design artifacts and prepare, Test Analysis & Test case documents for effective testing of the system.
  • Prepare Impact document and report to Project manager / Scrum master, if the user story being tested is impacted or has dependency with other user story or functionalities.
  • Perform Functional Test Execution, Test data preparation as per the Test case designed, to help out the team.
  • Act as a single point of contact between CLient and the Team.

Required Technical and Professional Expertise
  • 8+ years experience in test strategy, planning, designing test cases on Data Management platform and data migration.
  • Should be hands-on on QuerySurge tool and Shell Scripting.
  • Previously worked on data migration projects and ETL related testing. DataStage knowledge will be an advantage

Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
  • Knowledge on Manual and functional testing,
  • Knowledge on Agile methodology,
  • Knowledge on defect life cycle

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