As a Senior IT Quality Consultant, you would work as a part of a dynamic team involved with software, web, portal, application, and other testing for new systems and/or enhancements with a focus on both manual and/or automated testing tools, test script and test plan creation and maintenance, defect tracking and reporting. This position will be working in either the IL or MN office, leading key Synchronization projects that involves complex integration test coordination, planning, testing and execution across many teams. Primary Responsibilities: Work concurrently on several projects, each with specific instructions that may differ from project to project Ensure that quality processes are carried out through all phases of the Software Development Lifecycle Work with business partners, systems analyst, designers and programmers to create/analyze required project documents and ensures that quality assurance processes are incorporated Analyze and dissect system requirements and technical specifications to create and execute test cases for large business initiatives Write test cases and execute testing within a web service environment Product test and driving defect resolution Assist business users in defining User Acceptance Testing, test cases and plans Establish and maintain test cases and test data Create and maintain test cases in Quality Center and/or Test Director Actively participate in walk-through, inspection, review and user group meetings for quality assurance Work with business users, system analysts, designers and programmers to create and analyze various required project documents Participate in production implementation verification and being accountable for validating system quality Plan, document, evaluate and track testing results to ensure system applications are free from defects Communicate and interact with appropriate areas on problems, changes and enhancements that may impact data, workflow and /or functionality within Information Technology software Comply with standards of the software development life cycle and follow strategies, plans and procedures within information Technology software Comply with standards and strategies of the software development life cycle
Required Qualifications:Post graduate degree in applicable area of expertise or equivalent experience 10+ years of Quality Assurance/Testing experience 10+ years of relational database experience Quality Assurance Team Leadership experience Experience with Quality Assurance testing tools Understanding of all phases of the Software Development Life CyclePreferred Qualifications:Service Oriented Architecture (SOA) experience Proficiency in MS Office (Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, Access) Proficiency with MS Visio Healthcare Industry experienceCareers with OptumRx. We're one of the largest and most innovative pharmacy benefits managers in the US, serving more than 12 million people nationwide. Here you'll fill far more than prescriptions. As a member of one of our pharmacy teams, you're empowered to be your best and do whatever it takes to help each customer. You'll find unrivaled support and training as well as a wealth of growth and development opportunities driven by your performance and limited only by your imagination. Join us. There's no better place to help people live healthier lives while doing your life's best work.(sm) Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: UnitedHealth Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law. UnitedHealth Group is a drug-free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment. Job Keywords: QA, testing, SDLC, SOA, Schaumburg, IL, Eden Prairie, MN
Our mission is to help people live healthier lives and to help make the health system work better for everyone.- We seek to enhance the performance of the health system and improve the overall health and well-being of the people we serve and their communities. - We work with health care professionals and other key partners to expand access to quality health care so people get the care they need... at an affordable price. - We support the physician/patient relationship and empower people with the information, guidance and tools they need to make personal health choices and decisions.