ALTA IT Services is seeking a Sr. SQL ETL Tester to support our direct client in Reston VA. Please contact ebrient altaits.com Back End Tester Washington DC Contract (w2 or C2C) Tasks SQL Programming to analyze and validate Source Data vs Target data Collaborating with the Test Lead in reviewing business requirement document(s) and Functional Specifications and or Use Cases for the assigned as input into the creation of testing materials Utilize the Hewlett Packard testing tool suite for test case creation, execution (manual and automated), reporting, and defect logging. Conduct test case peer reviews to ensure test cases accurately capture functionality identified in user acceptance criteria Generate Excel output of Data Validation results with Expected and Actual results Work directly with members (Requirement Analysts, Developers, and Project Manager) of the project to deliver a quality product to the customer Maintain traceability between the base-lined business requirements, functional specs use cases and test scenarioscases. Assist test lead with coordination between developers and business analyst to ensure testing incidents when needed. Work independently with minimal assistance and be able to pick up business knowledge quickly. Create manual and automated scripts for regression testing, as needed. Provide status to the Test Manager and various workgroups Required Skills A minimum of 3 years of experience in Data validation for Data Migration Data Integration projects using SQL queries Manual testing Experience writing efficient queries to extract data from large data sets Proven proficiency with understanding Data Models, tables and writing complex SQL queries. Prior experience as a Tester in Big Data project writing HiveImpala queries would be a great plus Experience developing and documenting processes, procedures, and policies for tool usage and integration. Must be able to work independently with minimal assistance and be able to pick up business knowledge quickly. Must demonstrate strong verbal and written communication skills to Conduct walkthroughs with internal and external teams. Produce testing documents andor test cases Must have thorough analytical skills in identifying root cause of issues. Must have excellent communication skills, both verbal and written. Must have proficiency with Microsoft Office (Outlook, Excel, and Word) Experience with scripting languages such as VB Script, VBA is nice to have Knowledge of Healthcare business a big plus Must have two (2) years of experience using Client ALM andor an equivalent tool. Software Tools Hewlett Packard Tool Suite ndash Application Lifecycle Management (ALM) and Quick Test Pro (QTP) Microsoft Office (Outlook, Excel, and Word) Visio, T-SQL, VB Script ALTA IT Services, LLC. is an equal opportunityaffirmative action employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, gender, age, color, religion, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other factor.