systems engineer

Individual will be expected to develop test plans, procedures and data; evaluate test systems throughout the development life cycle, ensure compliance with system requirements; and assist with problem diagnosis and correction. Must be able to manage large sets of data, prioritize work flow, map and evaluate business processes, and make technology recommendations and process modifications. Will also be responsible for task coordination and management and contribute recognized functional expertise to client deliverables. Previous experience in developing, integrating and managing Rational database applications and/or other software models is highly preferred. Excellent, proven verbal and written communication skills are essential.

Individual will be responsible for serving as an effective member of client delivery/assignment teams. Individual must be a self-motivated, focused, and possess excellent team, client interface, problem solving, and organizational skills. Must demonstrate the ability to solve practical problems when working with non-technical, end-user community. Will coordinate with the Project and/or Program Manager to ensure problem solution and user satisfaction. Will also augment customer training and help-desk activities, respond to functional questions, troubleshoot user reported errors, and prepare technical reports and instructional manuals.

Desired Skills:

  • - Includes familiarity with the Rational Unified Process/tools and the Unified Modeling Language, and prior experience with large scale program integration.
  • - Experience with developing and documenting test plans, scenarios, and scripts
  • - Knowledge of test methodologies
  • - 3 years of experience with software testing of database and client-server applications
  • - 1 year of experience with using Rational RequisitePro, Testmanager, ClearQuest, and/or Rational Unified Process is preferred
  • - Understanding and experience with SQL is a plus
  • - Understanding and experience with Citrix Metaframe, various web services, MS IIS 5+