21 days old
2018-02-012018-03-03

Sr UAT Consultant

MetLife
Oriskany, NY 13424
**Job Location:** Oriskany, NY **Alternate Location:** Cary, NC







**Role Value Proposition:**







Global Operations (Global Ops) focuses on creating positive experiences for MetLife customers and helping the company make the best use of its global resources. Were looking for unique talent with fresh perspectives that can propel innovation. This position will report to the UAT Manager and will be part of a newly formed project management office supporting Group Benefits. The program management office will be responsible for end-to-end execution of all Group Benefits projects as well as Group Claims projects in support of the profitable growth targets in the 3 market segments National, Regional, and Small by ensuring that we have proper strategy planning and effective execution plans for a wide variety of initiatives that support those strategies. This role will provide quality assurance testing for vendor and/or proprietary business applications. Develops test plans, specifications, test cases, and schedules and prepares test scripts. Documents all problems and partners with vendors and/or internal IT to work to resolve them







**Key Responsibilities:**







+ Undertakes complex quality assurance projects requiring additional specialized technical knowledge.



+ Makes well thought out decisions on complex or ambiguous quality assurance levels.



+ Coordinates with users to plan user acceptance testing, alpha and beta testing.



+ Ensures that system tests are successfully completed and documented and all problems are resolved.



+ Establishes and communicates common goal and direction for the team.



+ Acts as a source or direction, training and guidance for less experienced staff.



+ Works with outside vendors or internal IT to resolve the most complex issues.



+ Identifies, recommends, and implements changes to enhance the effectiveness of quality assurance strategies.



+ Devises improvements to current procedures and develops models of possible future configurations.



+ Coordinate activities of the project team and monitors project schedules and costs.



+ Performs other duties as assigned or required.







**Essential Business Experience and Technical Skills:**







**Required**







+ 3+ years of related work experience.



+ High School Diploma







**Preferred**







+ Knowledge of Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC), testing processes and methodologies, and when to leverage each.



+ Knowledge of Quality Center.



+ Possess strong knowledge of Microsoft tools (Excel, Project, PowerPoint, Word, Outlook).



+ Advanced knowledge of the supported business functions, workflow, systems and transactions



+ Bachelors Degree Preferred







**Travel**







_0-5%_







**Business Category**







_Global Technology and Operations_







**Number of Openings**







_1_







**At MetLife, were leading the global transformation of an industry weve long defined. United in purpose, diverse in perspective, were dedicated to making a difference in the lives of our customers.**







MetLife is a proud equal opportunity/affirmative action employer committed to attracting, retaining, and maximizing the performance of a diverse and inclusive workforce. It is MetLife's policy to ensure equal employment opportunity without discrimination or harassment based on race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, national origin, marital or domestic/civil partnership status, genetic information, citizenship status, uniformed service member or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.







MetLife maintains a drug-free workplace.







**For immediate consideration, click the Apply Now button. You will be directed to complete an on-line profile. Upon completion, you will receive an automated confirmation email verifying you have successfully applied to the job.**







Requisition #: 94068

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