Quality Assurance Analyst in Liverpool, NY at Raymour & Flanigan

Date Posted: 5/15/2018

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Quality Assurance Analyst
Syracuse, NY
Company Overview
In more than 60 years as an established, family-owned company, Raymour & Flanigan has grown into the largest furniture retailer in the Northeast with more than 100 showrooms in seven states, and we are continually expanding our territory. We have a strong foundation of experienced IT professionals with expertise in harnessing and maximizing organizational processes and their associated information to solve a wide variety of complex business needs.

Because of our continual, sustained growth, Raymour & Flanigan is looking for motivated and driven people to join our team. To those candidates selected, we offer stable employment, a strong compensation and benefits package, and a high-energy work environment. More importantly, we provide opportunities to learn and grow, and our end objective is to build a team of highly skilled software professionals who can support business needs and develop into qualified professionals we may consider for future roles in the Raymour & Flanigan management and executive teams.

Position Overview
Raymour & Flanigan's Business Development department is looking for the right candidate to join our team of quality assurance analysts to help lift the department to new levels of success. The QA Analyst is responsible for the planning, design, and execution of testing on simple to complex software implementations. The QA Analyst will support the department's goal to continually improve its processes and products to meet the company's demands. The QA Analyst will work collaboratively with the department and other business units to identify, document, execute, and validate test cases based upon system requirements.
Are you detail-oriented with a critical eye? Do you want to help promote the excellence of an applications development team? If so, this may be the position for you!
What will we expect you to do as a QA Analyst?
* Develop and maintain test plans, cases, scripts, and reports for multiple projects of varying size
* Review user requirements to ensure that the requirements are testable
* Perform testing on a wide range of software implementations
* Validate that user expectations are achieved via white-, black-, or gray-box testing, depending on the project
* Ensure application test documentation is accurate and complete upon project closeout
* Assist the QA Manager to further refine the QA team's processes and procedures
What will make you a good fit for this position?
* BA or BS degree or higher (technology-related) or equivalent work experience
* Solid understanding of the software development lifecycle (SDLC)
* Familiarity with software/web development concepts/technologies
* Practical understanding of and experience writing and executing SQL queries, esp. MS T-SQL
* Familiarity/experience with MS SQL Server Management Studio
* Ability to help create and map business needs/application requirements to technical solutions
* Ability to collaborate well with other members of the development team
* Solid time management, organizational, and communication skills (oral and written)
* Ability to complete multiple tasks and manage a high volume of competing priorities in a fast paced environment
* Ability to collaborate effectively with all structural levels of the organization to meet company objectives

What will give you an edge?
* Web application development experience
* Familiarity/experience with MS web technologies (ASP.Net (WebForms and MVC), Classic ASP, Silverlight)
* Familiarity/experience with MS Visual Studio and other developer tools
* Understanding of and practical experience with QA testing concepts, methodologies, and tools
* Familiarity with the Agile methodology
* Strong desire to be engaged with the team, our projects, and the business units we serve
Benefits
At Raymour & Flanigan, we recognize and appreciate all of our team members' hard work and dedication. We pride ourselves on being a long term, privately held company that takes care of its associates by recognizing each individual's potential and investing in their future success!
Raymour & Flanigan provides a full range of comprehensive benefit programs to help you achieve your wellness and financial goals which include:
* Health Insurance (Up to 80% of premium paid) and Prescription Drug Coverage
* Dental and Vision Coverage
* Company paid Life Insurance
* Company paid Short-term Disability
* 401(k) Retirement Plan w/ Company Match & Profit Sharing
* Voluntary Life and Long-term Disability Insurance
* Flexible Spending Account
* Employee Assistance Program
Other Great Benefits:
* Weekly Pay
* Paid Vacation and Holidays
* Training and Development
* Tuition Reimbursement Program
* Generous Merchandise Discount

Raymour & Flanigan proudly supports a drug-free and smoke-free work environment.

Raymour & Flanigan is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer that does not discriminate against any associate or applicant on the basis of race, creed, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), age, national origin, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, marital or familial status, genetic information or other basis protected by law.