Application Systems Tester

Evaluate and test , Write, revise and verify quality standards and test procedures for program design
Published
March 3, 2020
Location
Washington, DC, District of Columbia
Posted On:
3/03/2020
Client Name:
Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority
Priority:
Highest
Contact Person:
Tejraj Singh tejraj@powersolv.com
Position Type / Employment Type:
Contract - Corp To Corp, Contract to Hire - Corp-to-Corp
Job Length / Duration:
1-3 Years
Company / Industry:
Government
Job Category:
Software Application, Design & Development
Experience Required:
6 to 10 years
No Of Positions:
2
Required Travel:
Travel not required

Description

  • Evaluate and test - new or modified software programs and software development procedures used to verify program functions according to user requirements and conform to establishment guidelines.
  • Write, revise and verify quality standards and test procedures for program design.
  • Evaluate products to attain quality and status of software.
  • Review new or modified programs and provide documentation, diagrams and flow charts to determine if the program will perform according to user requirements and guidelines.
  • Recommend program improvements or corrections to programmers, review computer operating logs to identify program processing errors, and enter instructions into computer to test programs for validity of results, accuracy, reliability and conformance to establishment standards.

Job Summary:

  • Write, revise and verify quality standards and test procedures for program design.
  • Evaluate products to attain quality and status of software.
  • Review new or modified programs and provide documentation, diagrams and flow charts to determine if the program will perform according to user requirements and guidelines.
  • Recommend program improvements or corrections to programmers, review computer operating logs to identify program processing errors, and enter instructions into computer to test programs for validity of results, accuracy, reliability and conformance to establishment standards.
  • Monitor systems during program testing to detect error codes or interruption of programs and correct errors.
  • Identify differences between establishment standards and user applications and suggest modifications to conform to standards.
  • Test programs to locate and correct program operating errors following installation of programs.

Desired Profile:

  • Monitor systems during program testing to detect error codes or interruption of programs and correct errors.
  • Identify differences between establishment standards and user applications and suggest modifications to conform to standards.
  • Test programs to locate and correct program operating errors following installation of programs.
  • Conduct compatibility tests with vendor provided programs to monitor program performance and prevent reoccurrence of program operating problems, ensuring efficiency of operations   3.1.8.1.10. Provide documentation to describe program evaluation, testing and required corrections.
  • Propose software or software enhancements for feasibility.
  • Develop utility programs to test software, track and verify defects in software programs.
  • Devise and/or modify procedures to solve complex problems regarding computer equipment capacity, limitations, operating time and desired results to meet WMATA's business needs.
  • Prepare detailed specifications of application software packages.
  • Design, code, test, debug, document and maintain complex applications.
  • Write programs to create new procedures or modify existing procedures.

 

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