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Senior Quality Assurance Engineer (Test Automation)

Centene Corporation St Louis, Missouri

As we work to improve health outcomes around the world, technology will play a key role. That’s why we’ve made major investments in cutting-edge technology – and in people like you. Here, you’ll work in a fast-paced industry with lots of room for growth and innovation. This is a technology operation few can match in scope and none can match in impact. If you’re ready to develop and deliver solutions that can help millions of people, join Centene.

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  • Problem-solver
  • Team player
  • Independent
  • Digitally Savvy

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“If challenge, innovation, working with new technologies, and career growth are what you’re looking for, this is the right place for you.”

- Nasr Khan, IT Architect

“I feel satisfied knowing that our data checks create a smoother process for our members. I also appreciate the various charity programs offered through our company to help the community such as the March of Dimes fundraiser.”

- Richard DeMore, Data Analyst II, Enrollment

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Responsibilities

Job ID 1125735

Category Information Technology
Schedule Full-time
Description:
Position Purpose: Design, build, test and maintain scalable and stable off the shelf application or custom built technology solutions to meet business needs. Act as a subject matter expert for Application Software developers and Engineers.

  • Contribute to the entire implementation process including driving the definition of improvements based on business need and architectural improvements
  • Meet with business partners to understand business needs
  • Responsible for overall design of the solution
  • Design, build and test applications
  • Conduct root cause analysis and advanced performance tuning for complex business processes and functionality
  • Perform regression, smoke and ad-hoc testing on new and existing features

    Write and maintain clear, concise and comprehensive test plans and test cases

    Execute test cases (manual or automated) and analyze results

    Record & report defects and errors with clear detailed description to development teams

    Help troubleshoot issues

    Send daily and weekly reports with progress

    Provide time estimates to team and assist in scheduling

    Liaise with internal teams

    Contribute to organizational initiatives as required

    Qualifications:


    Education/Experience: Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, MIS, related field or equivalent experience. 3+ years of related experience. Healthcare experience strongly preferred, requires demonstrated understanding of business process as it relates to experience in the field. Hands on software quality assurance testing experience (required) Advanced experience with test automation and tools utilized in the industry (required). Advanced experience in writing Java script, VB Script and eScript (required) Advanced knowledge of version control systems such as SVN (required). Advanced skills in SQL data retrieval from a relational database (required). Experienced in Agile methodology (required).

     

    Preferred Experience:

     

    Strong business and technology aptitude with a willingness and drive to learn and understand business and software solutions

    Ability to document and troubleshoot errors

    Working knowledge of test management software

    Excellent communication skills

    Attention to detail

    Analytical mind and problem-solving aptitude

    Strong Organizational skills

    Familiarity with Agile frameworks and regression testing preferred

    Prior Healthcare experience preferred



    Centene is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to diversity, and values the ways in which we are different. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or other characteristic protected by applicable law.

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