Business Analyst Tester

Information Technology Washington, District Of Columbia


Description

Position Overview

Incentive Technology Group,  a rapidly growing, entrepreneurial, technology company,  is seeking motivated Business Analyst Tester in Arlington, VA.


Minimum Job Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • 2+ years experience as a business analyst in a fast-paced application development environment
  • 1-3 years recent experience working in an agile development environment as a business analyst (i.e., scrum, kanban, etc.)
  • An understanding of the full software development lifecycle (SDLC) including recent successful and demonstrated experience with agile methodologies (Scrum) is expected
  • Experience facilitating requirements gathering, Joint Application Design (JAD) sessions, capturing client requirements and feedback
  • Conducts software inspection, testing, verification and validation. 

Required Skills:

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Solid understanding of various software development cycles (e.g., agile, waterfall,etc.); knowledge of requirements management, configuration management methodologies, along with corresponding support tools, i.e., JIRA, etc.
  • Conceptual understanding of Object Oriented enterprise software system development processes, methodologies, as well as major technologies (such as Java and .Net) and approaches (such as modularity and SOA)
  • Skilled at analyzing existing system documentation to summarize existing system functionality as it relates to the project at hand
  • Test new Web-enabled applications technology
  • Perform various types of testing including automated, exploratory, load and performance testing on web services and applications 
  • Lead automated regression testing
  • Ability to maintain project plans, resourcing schedules and forecasted activities
  • Experience with business process mapping and the use of project management software
  • Ability to provide technical assistance and troubleshooting by effectively responding to inquiries
  • Experience thriving in ambiguous software development environments
  • Ability to work well under constantly changing deadlines and priorities

Equal Opportunity Employer Veterans/Disabled. Equal Opportunity Employer Veterans/Disabled. Unsolicited submissions or referrals and/or resumes from vendors including and without limitation, search firms, staffing agencies, fee-based referral services and recruiting agencies (herein collectively “Vendors”) to Incentive Technology Group (ITG) will not be accepted or considered. ITG only accepts referrals or resumes directly from candidates; all other submissions, referrals and/or resumes are strictly prohibited and will be considered gratuitous. ITG does not pay referrals fees or any other fees for unsolicited submission, referrals and/or resume from Vendors. Such submission referrals and/or resume shall not be considered an acceptance of service or agreement to pay fees or create a binding agreement between ITG and the Vendor.