Sr. Test Engineer VistA/CPRS
PSI Title: Sr. Test Engineer (VistA/CPRS)
Work Location: St. Pete, Florida and Metro DC area (MD, DC, VA)
Planned Systems International, a seasoned Government Contractor, is seeking a unique, self-motivated, and influential individual to support our Government client.
Essential Functions and Job Responsibilities:
As part of the Veteran Affairs Enterprise Testing Service’s Independent Verification & Validation team, the Health IT Test Engineer position is responsible for providing systems analysis, requirements analysis and risk assessment of various applications including Enterprise Health Record Modernization (EHRM) integration with VistA legacy and others. The position will also require software testing and other activities including, but not limited to:
Analyzing and comprehending requirements
Writing detailed test cases to cover the requirements
Ensuring all requirements are mapped to test cases
Understanding project architecture, test environment, test data needs
Conducting thorough testing of the product – positive, negative, validation, exploratory, regression
Testing may include verification and validation and data integrity. This testing includes items such as database persistence, and/or validation of data transfer between systems to verify technical solution requirements have been met, either within VA or across agencies such as VA and DoD. Negative testing should also be conducted to verify proper error processing.
Identifying and dispositioning defects as per standards and processes
Writing detailed status reports, test execution reports, and test analysis reports
Evaluating, recommending, and implementing automated test tools and strategies
Designing, implementing, and conducting test and evaluation procedures to ensure health information technology system requirements are met
Developing, maintaining, and upgrading automated test scripts and architectures for application products
Serves as subject matter specialist providing testing know-how for the support of user requirements of complex to highly complex software/hardware health IT applications
Directs and/or participates in all phases of risk management assessments and software/hardware development with emphasis on analysis of user requirements, test design and test tools selection
Work successfully both independently and in a team setting promoting a collaborative work environment with team members and customers, defining, organizing, and/or presenting detailed information and data needed to accomplish organization and testing goals
Candidate will actively participate in collaborative meetings with the VA EHRM customer, teammates, VA project teams and other key stakeholders
Bachelor’s Degree in a recognized technical, engineering, scientific, managerial, business, or other discipline related to area of expertise. Two (2) years of documented relevant experience or an Associate’s Degree together with four (4) years of documented relevant experience, may be substituted for the Bachelor’s Degree
Experience in a healthcare environment and with electronic health records
In-depth understanding and knowledge of clinical workflows, policies, and procedures, patient care/clinical business processes
Candidate must possess broad and comprehensive experience in software testing lifecycle.
At a minimum the candidate must have seven years’ experience with clinical software testing and leading test efforts
Experience must include writing detailed test plans, detailed test cases, and test reports, communicating status and presenting defects to stakeholders
Knowledge of test management and automation tools
Experience with service oriented architecture (SOA), and SOAP or REST message structures, Fast Healthcare Interoperability Resources (FHIR), HL7 message
Possess good knowledge of VistA file structure and provide FileMan and data expertise
Ability to research and understand the relations between different packages
Must be able to set up clinical and other data in various packages for testing of multiple VA and interagency projects.
Must be fluent with communication protocols in VistA - setting up Task Manager, Logical Links.
Must have experience in Healthcare IT (Electronic Health Record experience with DoD or VA is a plus)
Strong knowledge of the Cerner healthcare domain
Must have excellent oral and written communication skills
U.S. Citizenship is required as is successfully passing a thorough Government background screening requiring the completion of detailed forms and fingerprinting
Additional Desired Qualifications:
Experience in a clinical setting and with clinical workflows
Experience with VA healthcare software applications
Business knowledge of healthcare applications
Experience using IBM Rational toolset and/or HP Application Lifecycle Management
Experience using the Agile methodology
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Planned Systems International provides our customers with value-added management consulting and information technology services that consistently deliver success, and we are recognized as a world-class provider of innovative solutions that benefit mankind. From Systems Lifecycle Support and Healthcare IT Solutions to Network and Desktop Solutions and e-Business, PSI is focused on making our clients’ businesses run smoother and better. With a highly trained technical staff, we apply state-of-the-art information technologies, the industry's most advanced methodologies, and broad-based support services to clients in U.S. Government agencies and the commercial sector.
PSI is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply, including:
Minorities, Women, Individuals with Disabilities, and Protected Veterans.
NOTE TO JOB SERVICE: VEVRAA Federal Contractor requesting priority referrals of Protected Veterans. methodology.