HD Supply Quality Assurance Analyst in Atlanta, Georgia

Company Overview:

HD Supply ( www.hdsupply.com ) is one of the largest industrial distributors in North America. The company provides a broad range of products and value-add services to approximately 500,000 customers with leadership positions in maintenance, repair and operations, water infrastructure and residential and non-residential construction sectors. Through approximately 500 locations across 48 states and six Canadian provinces, the company's approximately 13,000 associates provide localized, customer-driven services including jobsite delivery, will call or direct-ship options, diversified logistics and innovative solutions that contribute to its customers' success. With an active commitment to the communities in which we operate, HD Supply associates are part of a thriving organization that supports the virtues of wellness, diversity and inclusion – all of which are top priorities for the company. Equally as important is empowering our associates to grow professionally while providing competitive benefits and compensation. If you’re ready to find a rewarding career and achieve your full potential with a growing industry leader, HD Supply is ready for you!

Job Description & Qualifications:

Job Summary

Provide process and technical QA leadership for an application function. Supervise analysts and manage priorities, resource capitalization, deliverables, and tasks for the team. Develop and enforce the use of QA policies and procedures. Incorporate best practices and root cause analysis to measure and improve execution and effectiveness. Ensure user requirements are satisfied, releases to production are defect free, and systems/changes will perform as expected and will not adversely impact operations.

Major Tasks, Responsibilities and Key Accountabilities

  • Researches and tests defects in production and development environments. Analyzes, researches and documents test requirements for system defects, enhancements and requests. Provides testing support.

  • Ensures test plans and scenarios utilize requirements, design, and development artifacts to ensure user requirements in scope are satisfied.

  • Ensures required testing environments and configurations are adequate and controlled to meet the needs of the department. Coordinates with other teams as required mitigating overlapping needs.

  • Analyzes test results and recommends continuous improvements to processes. Collaborates with development teams to review development quality and effectiveness.

  • Develops/reviews functional, system, integration, regression and load testing plans and scripts as required.

  • Establishes QA processes and guidelines.

  • Leads peer review processes and execution.

  • Supervises and mentors QA staff.

Nature and Scope

  • Displays the highest level of critical thinking and analysis in bringing successful resolution to high impact, complex, and/or cross department problems. Makes prompt, sound decisions when faced with complex and often contradictory alternatives that result in successful outcomes.

  • Operates with considerable latitude. Situations may have little or no precedent requiring original or new concepts or approaches without guidance from others. Reaches decisions under conditions of uncertainty.

  • Develops or engages/directs others in developing innovative solutions to important, highly complex strategic and operating problems; cross department considerations are often present.

Work Environment

  • Most of the time is spent sitting in the same position or standing/walking or there is some requirement to lift or handle material or equipment of moderate weight (8 - 20 pounds).

  • Located in a comfortable indoor area. Any unpleasant conditions would be infrequent and not objectionable.

  • Typically requires overnight travel less than 10% of the time.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Must be eighteen years of age

  • Must pass the Drug Test

  • Must pass the Background Check

  • Must pass pre-employment tests if applicable

Education and Experience

  • Typically requires BS/BA in related discipline. Generally 8+ years of experience in related field; certification is required in some areas OR MS/MA and generally 5+ years of experience in related field. Certification is required in some areas.

Preferred Qualifications & Job Specific Details:

We’re looking for an excited, experienced, passionate and professional QA Analyst to join our team. You’ll collaborate with our business partners and across multiple groups to get the job done.

Desired Skills and Experience:

Attributes that describe you

  • You are self-motivated with a strong work ethic, a passion for learning and drive to be the best at what you do.

  • You like to take on challenges and love to collaborate.

  • You’re analytical and logical.

  • You check out best practices and explore options before making a decision. You respectfully debate ideas on how to do things better, and have a positive, get-it-done attitude once decisions have been made.

  • You love what you do and love to be part of a team.

Stuff you’re great at

  • At least 5+ years of enterprise QA Test experience in an SAP environment

  • Very process oriented, interfacing with project managers, and able to give status updates

  • Software Testing – Unit/Sanity/Smoke, Functional/ Regression/UAT

  • SAP -- ECC, CRM, SAP Web

  • Testing Experience with – SAP, Web, eCom

  • Testing Tools – HP ALM, HP UFT, HP Load Runner

Experience that might be useful but isn’t required

  • SAP – Solution Manager, Test Acceleration Optimization

  • Change Management experience

  • Open Source – JMeter, Selenium, Java Script, C#

  • Other – ASAP8, SharePoint, Oracle, HP ALM Administrator (Back up projects, restore, repair)



Job ID 2016-20237

Business Unit Facilities Maintenance

Posted Date 11/28/2016

Functional Area Information Technology

Job Locations US - GA - Atlanta

Remote Position? No

Position Type Full-Time