The University of Texas at Austin Job Posting

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Business Analyst - Software Tester

Hiring department ITS Applications
Monthly salary $4,000+ depending on qualifications
Hours per week 40.00 Standard from 800AM to 500PM
Posting number 13-11-21-01-9347
Job Status Closed
FLSA status Exempt
Earliest Start Date Immediately
Position Duration Funding expected to continue
Position open to all applicants
Location Austin (main campus)
Number of vacancies 1
General Notes

Must be authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis for any employer.

Required Application Materials

  • A Resume is required in order to apply
  • A Letter of Interest is required in order to apply.
  • A List of 3 References is required in order to apply.

Additional Information


To perform quality assurance, requirements management, and project management activities for web applications development and deployment, and to provide application support, including identification, analysis, and resolution of issues.

Essential Functions

Perform testing and analysis tasks of web applications, including creation and maintenance of use case, test case and test procedure documentation. Determine and document expected behavior of web applications. Plan and manage project-based quality assurance efforts. Perform requirements gathering and management for web application products, including documenting, maintaining and verifying business processes and requirements. Work closely with technical staff to ensure that requirements are implemented to meet customer expectations.

Marginal/Incidental functions

Other related functions as assigned.

Required qualifications

Two years of testing and evaluating software against standards and requirements. Experience creating formal test plans, writing test cases, and creating test reports. Knowledge of application programming fundamentals and principles. Demonstrated creative problem solving skills. Competence in understanding business terminology and processes and translating them to a technical audience for development and/or implementation. Knowledge of requirements and business process documentation. Demonstrated written and verbal communication skills to engage a variety of audiences to ensure successful outcomes. Demonstrated ability to work effectively, both independently and collaboratively, in a team oriented environment. Demonstration of consistently meeting deadlines and following through with projects and assignments to completion. Equivalent combination of relevant education and experience may be substituted as appropriate.

Preferred Qualifications

Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology or related field. Five or more years of experience in test planning for software. Five or more years of experience in software test case development, documentation and automation. Two or more years of experience in web application testing. Demonstrated ability to develop and document use cases and requirements. Two or more years of experience with the UNIX operating system. Demonstrated history in successful project management.

Working conditions

May work around standard office conditions Repetitive use of a keyboard at a workstation Use of manual dexterity Work performed on concurrent multiple projects under pressure of rigid deadlines or time limitations. May require occasional extended work hours or on-call obligation.

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