Mediware SQA Analyst, Sr. in Shreveport, Louisiana

Job Description:

Are you interested in changing the world of healthcare and human services? Do you want to work with innovative web and mobile software applications with great impact on society? Can you provide smart ideas and experiments about what’s possible? Do you work hard to help others to achieve their best results? Do you want to be amazed, inspired and proud of your job every day? Come and show us what you’re made of.

Mediware Information Systems, Inc. is a fast growing Top 100 Healthcare Software company. We design and build products that are inspiring and make a real impact in people’s lives. We have 600+ employees across the US, UK and Netherlands. Mediware’s portfolio of solutions currently includes long-term services and supports, behavioral health, blood solutions, cellular therapy, home care, medication management, rehabilitation and respiratory therapy.

The Senior Software Quality Assurance Analyst (SQA Analyst, Sr.) is responsible for performing all levels of manual and automated testing to ensure delivery of high quality software releases. The Sr. SQA will motivate and lead a team of software testers who are responsible for core delivery of high quality software releases. Continually evolve the software quality assurance team in an effort to improve the quality posture of commercial software releases. Lead the product quality initiatives throughout the Software Development Lifecycle.

Principal Functions of the Job:

  • Performs all levels of manual and automated testing

  • Mentoring of SQA team members (build and lead SQA groups) React to evolving business conditions by setting and adjusting day to day priorities for SQA resources. Research and recommend training for SQA team members.

  • Ensure that SQA process is documented, communicated, and executed to agreed quality levels for each product.

  • Work collaboratively with engineering and product management to develop test requirements and plans to ensure thorough test coverage for each product. Insure resource coverage for support escalations. Responsible for SQA deliverables and support for R&D; projects and customer related issues.

  • Evolve SQA processes, testing strategies, and software testing methodologies. Responsible for acquiring, purchasing, renewing and distributing the licensing of all software SQA toolsets.

  • Drive test standards and practices within the SQA organization.

  • Attend product, requirement, test, and documentation reviews.

  • Key contributor to SQA standard operating procedures and product development process flow.

  • Participate in the training and/or mentoring programs as assigned or required.

  • Adhere's to the Mediware Values and supports a positive company's culture

  • Responds to the needs and requests of clients and Mediware management and staff in a professional and expedient manner.

  • Other Duties As Assigned

Job Qualifications:

Required Education and/or Experience

  • BS or MS degree in Computer Science or equivalent.

  • Must have a minimum of 7 years Software QA or Software Development experience, preferably for a commercial software company. Social Service or Healthcare software is a plus.

  • Minimum of 2 years of experience in leading and developing high performing SQA teams.

  • Clear and experienced understanding of software development life cycle procedures and processes.

  • Intimate understanding of SQA toolsets such as test management, testing automation, issue tracking, etc.

  • Clear and experienced understanding of Software Quality Assurance process.

  • Leader with energy and passion focused on end-results toward improving client outcomes.

  • Excellent troubleshooting, listening and problem-solving skills.

  • Able to work in a fast paced deadline oriented environment.

  • Customer focused.

  • Works well in a team environment.

We're looking for talented individuals who want to use their skills to build a strong, technology-driven company. We offer competitive salaries, great benefits, and a casual and fun environment that encourages quality, creativity and excellence. Enjoy all we have to offer. We invite you to join us. Apply today! Mediware provides equal employment opportunities to all people without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, marital status, veteran status, age, disability, sexual orientation or gender identity or expression or any other legally protected category.

Job Title: SQA Analyst, Sr.

Location: Shreveport, LA

Full/Part Time: Full

Req: 16-817

Department: Quality Assurance