Quality Assurance Analyst in Westchester, IL at KAR Global

Date Posted: 12/15/2019

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Job Description

IAA, Inc. is searching for a Quality Assurance Analyst to join the team at our corporate headquarters in Westchester, IL.

Founded in 1982, IAA, Inc., certified as a Great Place to Work®, is the leading live and live-online salvage vehicle auction company. IAA is headquartered in Westchester, IL and employs over 3,500 employees in more than 170 auction facilities throughout the U.S. and Canada.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities

  • Assess and decompose requirements for the purpose of creating test cases.
  • Develop clear and easy to follow test cases for the purpose of measuring software quality and compliance to business requirements and application design.
  • Properly document testing issues to aid others in the quick and efficient remediation of the issue. 
  • Create and manage test data as needed.
  • Create and maintain automation scripts leveraging SeeTest/Selenium/TOSCA or equivalent automation tool.
  • Execute regression test suite, keep it current with new functionality, and remove redundant testing.
  • Collect and report testing status to the team leadership as necessary.
  • Support user acceptance testing as necessary.
  • Support the establishment and maintenance of a test case repository.
  • Become a Subject Matter Expert (SME) by developing deep application and business knowledge.
  • Uphold and contribute to testing best practices as defined by the QA Leadership


  • Strong understanding of quality principles, practices and structured testing methodology.  Experience conducting testing within different development methodologies specifically Agile.
  • Has an automate-first mentality in regards to test cases.
  • Solid experience with Test Management Tools and Issue Tracking Tools (e.g. MS VSTS/Test Manager, etc.).
  • Experience writing and executing SQL scripts for the purpose of locating, creating or manipulating test data.
  • Proven ability to write and execute detailed test scripts.
  • Familiarity with API testing (SOAP and/or REST).
  • Ability to interface effectively with project managers, project team, technical staff, business owners and business users in both a team environment and independently.
  • Excellent oral and written communications skills, including the ability to communicate effectively with the project team, other application teams and clients is required.
  • Possess a high-energy level, a strong sense of urgency, be self-motivated and work extremely well under pressure.
  • Strong organization, time management skills and attention to detail.
  • Solid experience with Microsoft personal productivity tools (Excel, Word).

In return for your excellent skills and abilities, we offer a benefits package including: health insurance, 401K, STD/LTD, Life Insurance/AD&D, paid holidays and vacations.

IAA is committed to providing equal employment opportunities regardless of race, religion, creed, color, sex, age, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, veteran status, citizenship status, or marital status.

IAA is a drug-free workplace.