Pearson Temporary Software Testing Analyst in Iowa City, Iowa

Temporary Software Testing Analyst

Description

At Pearson, we’re committed to a world that’s always learning and to our talented team who makes it all possible. From bringing lectures vividly to life to turning textbooks into laptop lessons, we are always re-examining the way people learn best, whether it’s one child in our own backyard or an education community across the globe. We are bold thinkers and standout innovators who motivate each other to explore new frontiers in an environment that supports and inspires us to always be better. By pushing the boundaries of technology — and each other to surpass these boundaries — we create seeds of learning that become the catalyst for the world’s innovations, personal and global, large and small.

Under direction of Team Lead perform the following tasks:

  • Review software requirements/specifications documents

  • Write test cases/create test data to fully validate each requirement/specification

  • Learn to execute software jobs and scripts (following verbal and written directions).

  • Validate resulting data outputs to determine if test cases pass or fail.

  • Open defects using tracking system; re-test and update software defect stories and defect tickets as needed.

  • Provide clear and timely status reports as requested.

Also, under direction of Team Lead:

  • Write requirements documentation

  • Write detailed configuration and development specifications

Qualifications

  • Bachelors degree in technical field preferred

  • 5 years experience in software development and/or software testing

  • Experience in school assessments industry preferred

  • Must have demonstrated the ability to learn quickly, be both curious and assertive.

Pearson is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and a member of E-Verify. All qualified applicants, including minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Primary Location: US-IA-Iowa City

Work Locations: US-IA-Iowa City-2510 North Dodge 2510 North Dodge Street Iowa City 52245

Job: Technology

Organization: Assessments School

Employee Status: Fixed Term

Job Type: Standard

Shift: Day Job

Job Posting: Sep 7, 2018

Job Unposting: Ongoing

Schedule: Full-time Temporary

Req ID: 1812584

Pearson is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and a member of E-Verify. All qualified applicants, including minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.