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Software Quality Assurance Senior Analyst/ Analyst (WINS Programme Office)

Responsibilities:

WPD will be embarking on the development and implementation of a new Work Pass Integrated Systems (WINS) that will consolidate all work pass transactions currently processed by various disparate legacy IT systems into a one-stop integrated work pass system.   This is a large-scale development project using Agile software development methodology to drive the design, build and deployment of applications and services.

We want to invite interested officer/applicants who are passionate about making a difference and want to improve the efficacy of work pass systems and operations to join MOM WINS PO as Software Quality Assurance Analyst (SQA). As a WINS SQA, he or she will be part of the newly set up In-house IT team to infuse quality mindset and ensure software quality build throughout the development and maintenance phase of WINS, where  he or she will :


  • Involve in understanding the requirements from multiple internal and external stakeholders groups and work with the development team throughout development to define and improve the build system quality;
  • Review stories to ensure that requirements stated are correct, unambiguous and verifiable. i.e. verify that definition of done is able to meet of every released feature;
  • Discuss, analyse and recommend design improvements or corrections to developers throughout the development process;
  • Collaborate closely with stakeholders and project team to identify needs and requirements for estimation of testing scope and time frame;
  • Develop and establish quality assurance deliverables and testing framework, including create and maintain test plans and test cases in accordance with changing requirements, for WINS throughout development;
  • Create and manage automated test framework whenever possible such as prepare test environment, maintain functional testing script in accordance with changing requirements;
  • Conduct system integration tests with external parties, validate the output and expected outcome e.g. data to and from external parties’ systems and feedback on improvement requirement;
  • Conduct extensive manual functional /exploratory testing, including browser testing;
  • Conduct performance and load tests, validate the output and expected outcomes and feedback on improvement required;
  • Conduct impact analysis of defect fixes discovered during manual or automated tests, validate completed stories pass the acceptance criteria, raising defects as needed and work with development team to improve the expected behavior and test cases;
  • Demonstrate the tested stories during Sprint Review and prepare production show case to show the completed stories tested;


Requirements: 

  • Tertiary education in any field or relevant experience e.g. Software engineering, IT and/Business Analysis
  • Have SQL scripting skills
  • Have relevant knowledge of software QA methodologies, tools, and processes
  • Have relevant hands-on experience with software testing including automated testing tools such as Cucumber / Selenium, Gatling
  • Have experience working with Agile development process
  • Good analytical and problem solving skills
  • Good writing skills
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Team player
  • Meticulous
  • Able to multi-task, take initiative and work independently with multiple stakeholders

 
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