Vermeer Corporation Quality Assurance Analyst Intern in Pella, Iowa
You’re not likely to find another company like Vermeer. Our people are from all walks of life in locations around the world, rolling up our sleeves and getting tough work done every day. Together. We’re a family-owned and operated company with an unmatched culture, one that is built on the belief that every Vermeer team member has real, personal impact – on our people, our customers and our world. Whoever you are and where you are in your career, Vermeer helps you be Equipped to Do More®.
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The Quality Analyst Intern helps assigned technology solutions adhere to high quality standards through the execution of a comprehensive quality assurance plan that addresses the following testing levels: unit, integration, component interface, system, and acceptance. The position reviews applicable technical and user requirements and collaborates with appropriate parties to address any requirements requiring greater clarity. This role documents, creates, and executes a suite of tests and document expected results to achieve full coverage of a technology solution’s functionality as appropriate for the solution and the project scope.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
Demonstrate the Vermeer characteristics of caring culture, demonstrating agility, customer focused, and stewardship and model the associated behaviors.
Help review functional and technical specifications and enhancement requirements. Assist in developing and updating test scripts, testing databases, environments, and scenarios. Document detailed expected outcomes to provide full coverage as appropriate for the assigned technology solution and project scope.
Follow the test plan and timeline and test competently with a consistent adherence to standards and methodology by documenting outcomes and report progress. Participates in end-to-end testing activities with the numerous interfacing. Monitor and track to resolution identified defects.
Assist project team with incorporating testing plans into the overall project.
Verify user documentation and training documents by identifying gaps with the information and providing suggestions for improvements.
Education and/or Experience
High School diploma required.
Current student pursing a Bachelors’ degree in Computer Science.
Previous internship is a plus.
Other Skills and Abilities
Good understanding of software development life cycle.
Ability to work under minimal supervision and be a self-starter.
Demonstrated follow-through on tracking/resolving application and environmental issues discovered during testing.
Ability to document all phases of QA process.
Demonstration of the creation and execution of manual test scripts.
Demonstration of strong analytical and organization skills.
Demonstration of good oral and written communication skills, to communicate technical information to non-technical personnel.
Ability to solve problems.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability or veteran status.
Our reach is global, our impact is personal. By joining Vermeer, you won’t just be making the right step for your career. You’ll be making a real, personal impact on our people, our customers and our world.
Impact Our People: You’ll find teams of hardworking people who take pride in their work, pride in each other and pride in the principles that guide them. Our team members are diverse, talented and driven to continuously learn, improve and innovate, both for our company and for their careers.
Impact Our Customers: Whether our customers are operating small stump cutters in their backyard or giant surface mining equipment in Australia, they make progress happen. Our team members are constantly turning up new possibilities and collaboratively innovating to keep our customers and the people they serve on the leading-edge of progress around the world.
Impact Our World: At Vermeer, we believe in giving back and helping people and communities. We’ve held that belief from our founding in 1948. Our reach extends from offering impressive benefits that help our team members and their families live well, to supporting our local communities through volunteer and community investment programs. Our impact is also experienced by the way our customers use Vermeer products to make a difference. Vermeer equipment is used all around the world to keep people connected to life necessities, such as water and electricity, harvest the feed that nourishes a vibrant food supply and effectively manage precious natural resources that improve our quality of life.