The Test Consultant is responsible for the creation of test script and execution of testing of software related to implementation of company software products. Where required by the project, may also be responsible for the review of Module Definitions or Design Specifications.
Review Module Definitions or Design Specifications and create test scripts and testdata.
Attend walk-through of new functionalityRegularly consults the architects on behalf of the team to ensure and maintain technical integrity of the project.Clearly understands and communicates client requirements internally.Participate in design reviews.Modify test scripts and test data.Independently execute test scripts and record results.Integrate enhancements to test scripts while maintaining consistency of performance expectations.Mentors less experienced staff and consult with peers.Keep Testing Leader informed of delays in testing activities or problems arising fromvariances.
Follows and promotes the agreed Best Practices and their supporting documentation.Decision Making
Exercises independent judgment after considering alternatives.Works under the general guidance of more senior members of the team with occasional consultation and collaboration.Coordinates own tasks and those of junior team members to meet project schedules.Skill
Good understanding of testing methodologies and tools.Full range of knowledge of at least one programming language with a broad understanding of an operating environment.Uses structured techniques to solve fundamental problems within ones own workCommunication skills to understand and clarify moderately complex instruction.Education and Experience
Degree in Information Technology; Computer Science, Engineering or Business (with major in Computing).Minimum 1 years experience in a software development or testing role plus other qualificationExperience in developing and executing test plans and scripts.Experience with multi-user, complex software applications preferred.Telecommunications industry experience and related product knowledge preferred.