Software Development Engineer in Test

Senior QA Analyst

Automation Engineer Job Description

Dynamics of the Role

The primary focus of this position is on technical testing. You will be responsible for conducting complex, cross-functional test processes for any application software systems the business unit is creating and/or changing. You will fully understand all concepts and applications of quality assurance testing, be able to perform all of the regular functions commonly required in quality assurance testing, and ensure all documentation of test results is thoroughly reported.

The Team’s Focus

TransUnion Healthcare, one of the fastest growing verticals in a $1-billion global company, is a wholly owned subsidiary of the global credit and information management company TransUnion. TransUnion offers a series of data and decisioning solutions designed to help providers and patients find financial solutions for needed care. In the payer market, TransUnion offers healthcare analytics and reporting solutions to help payers improve the overall health of their members. The implementation of these solutions is changing the way healthcare is delivered in America. As TransUnion’s fastest-growing business, we think of ourselves as a start-up company with a trusted pedigree. We pride ourselves on fostering a fun, friendly work culture that allows associates at every level the opportunity to make meaningful contributions to innovative projects – and allows them a life outside the office. Our salaries, bonuses, and benefits are highly competitive – designed to attract and retain great talent. And our engaged and accessible senior staff members pride themselves on creating opportunities for associates to collaborate, grow, and advance.

How You’ll Contribute:

  • Responsible for writing, monitoring, executing and evaluating application/API tests using industry standard automated testing tools SpecFlow, Cucumber, etc.
  • Responsible for writing, monitoring, executing and evaluating manual application/API/data analytics tests using industry standard testing tools Agile Central and Microsoft Test Manager
  • In-depth experience/knowledge of automation (Selenium using C#)
  • Responsible for API services testing utilizing automated methods
  • Responsible for data analytics testing in a Birst environment
  • Responsible for maintaining manual and automated test scripts to meet software release deliverables, project testing requirements and other quality assurance considerations
  • Responsible for creating scripts to compare and validate data results from testing
  • Responsible for setting up data, tools, databases to support integrated test environments
  • Work with the team in the creation and execution of release and upgrade test plans
  • Work closely with the team to ensure issues/defects are dealt with in a timely and professional manner
  • Develop and maintain any of smoke, performance, functional, and regression tests to ensure code is functioning as designed
  • Troubleshoot defects and manage defect tracking and resolution processes so that a consistent, documented process is used and followed
  • Document any unexpected anomalies or defects identified in testing with instruction of how to recreate each
  • Actively participate in Scrum ceremonies

What You’ll Bring:

  • Significant experience in technical systems testing, analytical techniques and a working knowledge of testing methodology and various software testing tools
  • Experience implementing and using test automation
  • Selenium experience
  • SpecFlow or Cucumber experience
  • Understanding of BDD
  • Data analytics testing experience
  • Experience with Birst is a plus
  • Experience with load & stress testing is a plus
  • Development/technical experience with Microsoft technologies (C# and VB Script) is a plus
  • Experience with Visual Studio (2013 or 2015)
  • Experience with Agile Central, TFS, Microsoft Test Manager, SoapUI, SQL
  • Understanding of continuous integration/continuous deployment
  • Experience using Jenkins servers
  • Collaboration skills to gather input and then experiment with available solutions to validate assumptions and feasibility
  • Experience working in an Agile environment
  • Healthcare industry knowledge is a plus
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, with the ability to present information within a public setting
  • Ability to teach and mentor fellow team members
  • Willingness to learn from the team

Who We Are

At TransUnion, we are dedicated to finding ways information can be used to help people make better and smarter decisions. As a trusted provider of global information solutions, our mission is to help people around the world access the opportunities that lead to a higher quality of life, by helping organizations optimize their risk-based decisions and enabling consumers to understand and manage their personal information. Because when people have access to more complete and multidimensional information, they can make more informed decisions and achieve great things.

Every day TransUnion offers our employees the tools and resources they need to find ways information can be used in diverse ways. Whether it is helping businesses better manage risk, providing better insights so a consumer can qualify for his first mortgage or working with law enforcement to make neighborhoods safer, we are improving the quality of life for individuals, families, communities and local economies around the world.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability status, veteran status, marital status, citizenship status, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other characteristic protected by law.



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