QA Analyst Jobs

QA Analyst Overview


A quality assurance analyst works to test a software program and report any bugs that might appear. Commonly known as a software tester, quality assurance analysts are responsible for catching any major problems that reduce the quality of the product before it goes to launch. They must document every problem that occurs and reproduce it exactly so that developers can implement a fix for it. Doing so prevents a piece of software from being released with a bug. A QA analyst may work closely with both IT support technicians and system security analysts.

QA Analyst Education Requirements


Generally, a QA analyst will have a bachelor’s degree although some get by with just a high school diploma and experience. Most firms will expect quality assurance analysts to have at least some college coursework under their belt on top of a large amount of experience and skill with computers and software. QA analysts undergo a lot of on-the-job training in order to learn a company’s specific procedures but are generally left to work on their own. Patience is required as reproducing the specific bug can often be tedious. Analysts might be expected to work with the same program for months at a time.

QA Analyst Job Market


The job availability for quality assurance project coordinators is expected to grow by 25% by 2022, an extraordinary amount of growth due to the industry’s increasing pervasiveness. This growth is expected to generate around 20,000 new jobs each year.

QA Analyst Salary


The average yearly wage of a quality assurance analyst ranges from as low as $40,000 to as high as $110,000 depending upon the employer. Senior analysts will make a much higher wage than those just starting out. However, quality assurance analysts tend to be entry-level workers, so this wage is far better than most equivalent jobs that require the same experience.
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Senior QA Analyst-American Fork, UT-12 Month Contract LinkedIn recently announced its Most inDemand Employers: 2013. Many of the top 10 rely on CompuCom to provide the highest quality IT talent. Find your dream job today! The Engineer is responsible for assigned QA and testing tasks throughout the software development life cycle with an emphasis on technology, automation, and test process. This in...
Job Title: QA Analyst - in person interview required Location: Midtown, NYC Job Type: Contract Duration: Long Term Contact Info: Ella Blank - ***** - 201-786-2414 Essential Functions: The QA Analyst is responsible for ensuring that applications deployed by the team function appropriately within a wide range of consumer devices, operating systems, browsers and network environments. Th...
Job Title: Senior Quality Assurance Analyst Division Overview The Biller Solutions Division within Fiserv offers hosted technology solutions for consumer billing and payment to companies of all sizes and industries. Our solutions equip companies with the ability to offer their consumer base electronic paperless billing (e-bills) and electronic payments (one-time, card funded, recurring, registered...
Built on 30 years of expertise, Randstad Professionals provides specialized recruiting services to a diverse portfolio of clients ranging from Fortune 500 companies to small and mid-sized businesses spanning multiple industries. Our Direct Hire Technology Practice is currently searching for a QA Analyst to join a company in the Baltimore, and Hanover, MD area. This is a FTE career opportunity. Job...
QA Analyst w/ QTP and SQL - 10279 DETAILS Location:Montvale, NJ Position Type:Long-Term Contract with the ability and desire to convert to full-time Hourly / Salary:$35ph (sorry, we cannot go any higher) Residency Requirements:MUST be a US Citizen and/or Green Card Holder, as no sponsorship is being offered at this time. MUST be able to bill on W2 ONLY! ABOUT THE POSITION We just filled one positi...
Manual QA Analyst (w/ SQL & TFS ) - 10306 DETAILS Location: Montvale, NJ Position Type: Long-Term Contract with the ability and desire to convert to full-time Hourly / Salary: $35ph (sorry, we cannot go any higher) Residency Requirements: MUST be a US Citizen and/or Green Card Holder, as no sponsorship is being offered at this time. MUST be able to bill on W2 ONLY! ABOUT THE POSITION We just fille...
RESPONSIBILITIES: Currently, our client is seeking a talented QA Analyst with PeopleSoft Experience to join the Corporate Division in Newport Beach, CA. The Corporate Division supports the goals and initiatives of all other divisions throughout the company and its subsidiaries. These departments include: Human Resources, Finance, Information Technology, Corporate Development, Public Affairs, Safet...
RESPONSIBILITIES: Our client is seeking a Quality Assurance Analyst in Fort Lauderdale, FL. The Mid-Level Tester will be responsible for creating, maintaining and executing manual test scripts. Job Responsibilities: Conducts end-to-end testing of new or modified eCommerce web applications, mobile apps and/or systems in an environment of diverse development platforms and ensures that business, tech...
RESPONSIBILITIES: Our client is looking for a QA Analyst to sit in their San Francisco location. This is a great opportunity but a temporary position with this company. Job Duties: Creates, prepares and implements systems quality assurance reviews for numerous applications Responsible for primary development of testing strategies Consults with users, providing advice and direction Performs more co...
RESPONSIBILITIES: Our client is seeking a Quality Assurance Analyst in San Francisco, California (CA). This is a great opportunity but a temporary position with this company Responsibilities: Evaluates and tests new or modified software programs and software development procedures used to verify that programs function according to user requirements and conform to establishment guidelines Writes, r...
RESPONSIBILITIES: Our client is seeking a QA Analyst with Selenium in Santa Monica, CA. The QA Analyst will be responsible for testing and validating a wide variety of projects including web-based applications and content, social networking and content delivery sites, and online interactive systems. We are looking for a flexible, fast-learning, energetic, and motivated QA Analyst to help deliver q...
The ideal candidate would have experience in both manual and automated testing methods, value user experience, have a positive attitude and enjoy working with other high-quality people who are passionate about delivering exceptional software. The Testing Team is responsible for ensuring that the software products we build for our clients are of the highest quality, reliability and performance. You...
RESPONSIBILITIES: Our client is seeking a QA Analyst for their Chicago, IL location. This is a great opportunity but a temporary position with this company. REQUIREMENTS: Candidate should be experienced with QTP and other Test Automation Tools Candidate should be comfortable working with the manual testing teams to automate and turnover scripts for acceptance Candidate should be comfortable leadin...
RESPONSIBILITIES: Our client is seeking an Automated QA Analyst in Irvine, CA. Duties: Design, create, document and execute test cases, test procedures and automated scripts and report results against desktop/online applications that contain online banking, accounting, office automation and document management components. Develop and execute software test plans in order to identify software proble...
We have an urgent full time opportunity we need to fill. We have an opening for a QA Manager/ Senior QA Analyst, please find the position details below - Employment Type: 4 month Contract to Hire Location: Berkeley, CA Openings: 1 Target Start Date: 06/2014 About the Client: Our client is a very large Educational Institution Top Skills Needed: The Senior Quality Assurance Analyst / QA Manager is r...
RESPONSIBILITIES: Our client is seeking a Quality Assurance Analyst in Columbus, Ohio (OH). Description: Participates in cross-functional discussions to review the impact of application changes from both internal and external interfaces on the quality of their applications Works with application development teams to participate in solution design to ensure testability of functions and applications...
Senior QA Analyst – Ab Initio Rate- $50/hr on c2c Location: Chicago, IL Duration: 6 Months + Skills: Ab Initio, Data Warehousing, Advanced SQL, ETL Job Execution, DB2, FTP, Control M Position Overview/Responsibilities: As a Quality Assurance Engineer IIwith Ab Initio development experience, you will work as a part of a dynamic team involved in testing of new development, enhancements and productio...
RESPONSIBILITIES: Kforce has multiple openings for a Mainframe QA Analyst supporting one of our largest Fortune 100 clients. This long-term contract opportunity can sit in the following locations (100% on-site): Charlotte, NC / Richmond, VA / St. Louis, MO REQUIREMENTS: 7-10+ years of strong technical background in mainframe programming and utilities, systems/application analysis, and hands-on tes...
Genpact, Jawood Healthcare Solutions, is seeking a QA Analyst with strong knowledge of the FACETS Data Model. REQUIRED SKILLS: · Facets Experience 1+ years. · End to End Claims Process testing in Facets 6 months+. · Integration and User acceptance testing. Duties will include: · Plans, organizes, coordinates and tracks testing activities to ensure the successful deployment of projects. · Uses tech...
RESPONSIBILITIES: Our client is seeking a Lead QA Validation Analyst for their Bridgewater, NJ location. Duties: The project requires Validation Support under the guidance of a Client Project Manager The Validation Support will ensure the Computer System Validation activities involved in the * PR5I project and related activities are completed per the project timeline This position will oversee all...
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Quality Assurance Career Tools

Software Quality Assurance Analyst

Salaries

$37,440.00 - $93,750.00
Typical Salary for Software Quality Assurance Analyst
(432 Respondents)
Source: Monster.com Careerbenchmarking Tool

Education / Training

Bachelor's
49.8%
Some College Coursework Completed
18.6%
Master's
14.9%
Associates
9.7%
High School
3%
(269 Respondents)
Source: Monster.com Careerbenchmarking Tool

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