Harris Computer Systems Software Quality Assurance Analyst in Wakefield, Massachusetts

A Software Quality Assurance Analyst fulfills an important role at Picis, working in the Research & Development Department to ensure that new software development and issue resolutions are ready for release to our customers.

High-level responsibilities include analyzing requirements, developing test plans, staging test data, running tests, documenting results, tracking issues and verifying that all information about each modification is documented correctly. The Software Quality Assurance Analyst is responsible for creating an end-to-end test plan; executing the plan and managing all activities in the plan to ensure that all the objectives are met and that the solution works as expected; helping the test automation efforts by assisting in creation of automated test scripts.

  • Creates test cases to simulate customer workflows

  • Analyzes software requirements and technical specifications.

  • Participates in requirement and design review meetings.

  • Develops and documents application test plans based on business requirements and technical specifications.

  • Creates test cases including detailed expected results.

  • Creates and stages test data.

  • Executes regression test suites.

  • Records and documents results including anomalies and issues.

  • Ensures compliance with general programming best practices, accepted web standards and S&S specific coding standards.

  • Works closely with QA Team members to ensure all software bugs are caught in house before the software is delivered to the customer.

  • Provides timely status reports.

  • Uses a wide variety of software tools including writing SQL queries, running data simulators and verifying data within HTML files.

  • Provides code modification overviews (Maintenance Release Notes) and application testing instructions for users.

  • Assists in creation of test automation scripts.

  • Bachelor of Science degree required (CS is preferred)

  • Exposure to Object Oriented Programming concepts (C# programming language preferred)

  • Exposure to some of the test automation tools like Selenium, CodedUI or UFT

  • Work in a regulated system test environment a plus

  • Strong quantitative and analytic skills

  • Effective interpersonal, communication, planning, problem solving, and organizational skills

  • Troubleshooting, root-cause analysis and corrective action

  • Ability to uphold standards, participate in continuous process improvement on the job, and follow our quality best practices

Picis is a global provider of innovative information solutions that enable rapid and sustained delivery of clinical, financial and operational results in the acute care areas of the hospital — the emergency department (ED), operating rooms (ORs), post-anesthesia care units (PACUs) and intensive care units (ICUs). Picis offers the most advanced suite of integrated products and services focused on these life-critical areas of the hospital where the patients are the most vulnerable, the care process is the most complex and an increasing majority of hospital costs and potential revenue are concentrated.

Picis Clinical Solutions Inc. (Picis) is a division of Harris Computer, a member of the Constellation Software Inc. group of companies. Constellation Software is a rapidly growing conglomerate of vertical market software (VMS) companies; each focused upon dominating its respective market niche. Constellation's growth is based on a simple strategy: identify promising VMS firms; acquire them; and then integrate them into the Constellation family while building on their fundamental strengths to help them become world class organizations.

Harris is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Market Title: Software Quality Assurance Analyst

ID: 2017-3621

Company Overview: Picis is a global provider of innovative information solutions that enable rapid and sustained delivery of clinical, financial and operational results in the acute care areas of the hospital — the emergency department (ED), operating rooms (ORs), post-anesthesia care units (PACUs) and intensive care units (ICUs). Picis offers the most advanced suite of integrated products and services focused on these life-critical areas of the hospital where the patients are the most vulnerable, the care process is the most complex and an increasing majority of hospital costs and potential revenue are concentrated.

Picis Clinical Solutions Inc. (Picis) is a division of Harris Computer, a member of the Constellation Software Inc. group of companies. Constellation Software is a rapidly growing conglomerate of vertical market software (VMS) companies; each focused upon dominating its respective market niche. Constellation's growth is based on a simple strategy: identify promising VMS firms; acquire them; and then integrate them into the Constellation family while building on their fundamental strengths to help them become world class organizations.

Harris is an Equal Opportunity Employer.