Current Openings

QA Tester

Atlanta, GEORGIA | Contract
Post Date: 12/28/20
Job ID: 20-01195
Job Type: Contract

Job Description

Job Title: QA Tester
Location: Atlanta, GA
Duration: 6+ Months

*Remote Work Permitted, until COVID-19 restrictions are lifted*

Job Description:
The client is seeking qualified candidates for the position of QA/System Tester to join the QA/Testing Team

The QA/System Tester is responsible for ADA testing for the client Gateway System. The Client Gateway System which is used to determine applicant eligibility for Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF), Medicaid, Women, Infants and Children (WIC), Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) and Childcare Assistance.

Job Responsibilities
  • Conducts quality assurance accessibility testing for enterprise digital properties using a combination of automated tools and manual testing (including testing with assistive technologies) to evaluate the level of conformance to the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) and other applicable standards and regulatory requirements.
  • Create, document and manage test plans, test cases and scripts across multiple projects.
  • Creates and maintains testing scripts, standards, guidelines and playbooks for accessibility testing and development best-practices.
  • Ensure established standards and guidelines are followed to meet the highest level of quality by using structured testing.
  • Tracks and reports repeat non-conformance features or functionality that requires solutions across multiple browsers.
  • Acts as a subject matter expert for testing web applications for accessibility. Has in-depth knowledge of all ADA tools and standards used for accessibility QA Testing (i.e.; WAVE, JAWS, and other automated tools or applications).
  • Standardizes logging templates and systems for tracking accessibility defects. Manages and prioritizes critical ADA defects. Supports and fosters usability testing and research for accessibility. Provides ad-hoc, project based team training for ADA awareness, implementing solutions and to ultimately foster innovation through accessibility.
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or a related field and 3 years of related experience or an equivalent combination of education and work experience.
  • Some completion of basic and technical accessibility certification courses.
  • In-depth, working knowledge of WCAG, WAI-ARIA and the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). 3 years or more experience in User Acceptance Testing (UAT) methodologies to ensure digital product adheres to enterprise conformance levels (WCAG 2.0, 2.1 level AA) within agile projects.
  • Ability to plan and manage multiple projects.
  • Ability to provide solutions for testers and development teams by applying best practices.
  • Ability to provide direction and lead QA testers.
  • Ability to effectively utilize assistive technologies such as JAWS, WAVE, NVDA, Voiceover and other manual and automated testing tools across multiple devices, browsers and operating systems.
  • Ability to communicate and effectively write testing rules, standards and scripts.
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Certified Professional in Web Accessibility (CPWA) or Web Accessibility Specialist (WAS) certification.
  • Working knowledge of HTML5 and CSS Previous experience with Health and Human Services Systems