Test Analyst Healthcare Payer Medicare - APPLY BELOW

 

Projé is currently seeking a qualified, highly motivated, experienced individual for the position of Test Analyst for a healthcare payer large systems implementation. 

This position provides for a validation and quality assurance component across the different stages of the testing lifecycle: The Test Analyst will develop, design and deploy test scripts and cases of complex modules, help set up the test environment and contribute to the requirements documentation and test design for different types of testing.

 

U.S. citizens and those authorized to work in the U.S. are encouraged to apply. We are currently unable to sponsor visas.

 

Location

This position will be located in the Richmond, Virginia, area. 

 

Responsibilities

  • Assists in defining and documenting knowledge of testing methodologies, tools, processes and life-cycle to develop the client’s testing strategy and approach for both packaged and custom development.

  • Identifies software issues and enters data in the defect management system.

  • Coordinates with system developers to communicate test results and resolve defects.

  • Creates traceability matrices and test reports.

  • Creates testing metrics and reports for project management to assess stability and status of all testing activities

  • Provides support for the development of processes and tool selection used for the execution of QA tasks that support the creation, analysis, and reporting of quality metrics that measure performance and drive continuous improvement.

  • Leads activities to develop and execute QA policies, procedures, practices and standards for improvement in client processes.

  • Participates in cross-functional activities to integrate information and systems that may have a quality and/or regulatory impact.

  • Assists in establishing the client’s QA Group as a Center of Excellence in the areas of system development, validation, data integrity, system reliability and overall quality.

  • Performs project management duties as needed, including the creation of status reports, work plans, and presentations to client leadership.

Education and Experience

 

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college/university or applicable experience.

  • Three or more years of experience in the following:

  • Practical experience preparing, executing, and documenting test cases to validate software and managing defects.

  • Healthcare payer experience, including testing commercial off-the-shelf and custom applications. 

  • Ability to perform thorough analysis of software requirements documentation to confirm completeness and test-ability.

  • Understanding of leading test and defect management tools, including their reporting abilities for test execution and defect management.  

 

Key Qualifications

  • Experience with software testing methods, tools, and approaches.   

  • Strong customer service orientation, with a proactive approach and sensitivity to consistently improving service for the client.

  • Superb written and verbal English language communication skills, as well as interpersonal skills; able to communicate and influence peers and management to set clear expectations and realistic goals.

  • Strong analytical, problem solving, negotiation and collaboration skills, based upon goal and results orientation.

  • Proven skills in data analysis and presentation.

  • Proven success in multiple project implementations.

  • Expertise with MS Office applications (Visio, MS Project, Outlook, Word, Excel, and PowerPoint) and SharePoint required. Ability to produce high-level visuals and diagrams, as needed.

  • Formal test management training and actual real-life experience in test management programs also desired.

 

Desired Skills and Experience

  • Experience in testing for one or more of the following: Medicaid, Medicare, or the Federal Employee Plan.

  • General understanding of the healthcare domains of enrollment, billing, claims, and care management.