Accenture Federal - Entry Level Test Associate ++ in SAN ANTONIO, Texas

Title: Federal - Entry Level Test Associate ++ Location: USA-TX - San Antonio Job Number: 00420435

Organization: Accenture Federal Services Location: San Antonio, TX

Great outcomes are everything. It’s what drives us to turn bold ideas into breakthrough solutions that solve the toughest problems fast--the first time. So you can change how people work and live.

Join Accenture and help transform leading organizations and communities around the world. The sheer scale of our capabilities and client engagements and the way we collaborate, operate and deliver value provides an unparalleled opportunity to grow and advance. Choose Accenture, and make delivering innovative work part of your extraordinary career. Accenture people build careers in four different areas of our business: Consulting, Technology, Operations and internal Corporate Functions. Each area offers a unique career experience and a compelling mix of work and training opportunities, work environment and structure for career progression. Technology professionals implement and lead highly complex technology projects. Working with clients, they design, develop and deliver innovative technology solutions that drive high performance. These professionals may build, test, install and maintain software across a variety of projects and industries, working with leading enterprise applications such as SAP, Siebel, PeopleSoft and Oracle or with custom-built applications, and they are involved in a wide range of challenging global technology projects. The Testing System Associate performs planning and execution of end-to-end client-based testing including Product test, Production Test, Schools Testing, and Intersystem Testing (IST). Overall Responsibilities include:

Planning and executing test scripts

Developing functional knowledge in system applications

Developing deep skills in testing mechanics

Creating detailed test scripts using approved requirements, design, testing standards, and data input

Coordinating with the Development teams’ Functional and Programmer analysts in the validation of requirements and design while creating the Test Plan and Scripts

Submitting scripts to peer and supervisor review process and presenting scripts to FSA for approval before execution

Identifying data required for execution

Logging any deviations from script steps during execution to support proper QA and client review

Working with development teams to resolve design issues discovered during testing phases

Communicating software issues to the development teams

Coordinating environment usage and job scheduling with other test team members

Remain focused upon continuous improvement of the testing process through the use of automation tools, training, and quality/peer reviews

Continue to develop own industry, functional, technical, and administrative skills

Executes test scripts from detailed steps and scenarios

Follows defined defect management process

Qualifications: Basic Qualifications:

2 year Associate's Degree emphasis in Technology (MIS, Computer Science, etc.) or 4 year Degree or 4 Years of Active Military Experience or 2 Years of relevant experience

US Citizen – no dual citizenship

Good communication (written and oral) and interpersonal skills Preferred skills and qualifications:

Software testing experience

Development experience An active security clearance or the ability to obtain one may be required for this role.

Candidates who are currently employed by a client of Accenture or an affiliated Accenture business may not be eligible for consideration.

Applicants for employment in the U.S. must possess work authorization which does not require now or in the future sponsorship by the employer for a visa.

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Job candidates will not be obligated to disclose sealed or expunged records of conviction or arrest as part of the hiring process.

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