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PTC Testing Analyst in Kansas City, MO at Genesys Talent LLC

Date Posted: 3/12/2019

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Job Description

We have an immediate need for a PTC Testing Analyst for a 12 month contract/contract to hire role in Kansas City, MO (64111).  This position is open to all legal US work authorizations and offers free parking, flexible work hours, work from home options, career growth and advancement opportunities, and quick onboarding.  

Position Summary:This position will be responsible for assisting with all efforts within the PTC Lab or Field team in the development, execution, and review of all test case scenarios used to validate the functional requirements of the PTC system. Additional position responsibilities include proper documentation of test case outcomes for technical and management review and for regulatory compliance.

Functional Duties: % of Job Functional Duties
  • 40% Develop, Administer, and Execute PTC Test Cases that test the PTC Hardware / Software components from End to End.
  • 25% Conduct in depth analysis to troubleshoot PTC Hardware / Software communication issues.
  • 25% Document and communicate the testing results and progress against plans, taking corrective action as necessary.
  • 5% Collaborate with vendors and contractors on a regular basis to ensure all Hardware / Software defects and issues are resolved in a timely manner.
  • 5% Develop and prepare materials for defining testing objectives to multiple SMEs before different Test Cycles. Supervisory/Management Responsibility: None Supervisory/Management Responsibility Fiscal Accountability: No fiscal responsibility Additional Duties: The duties listed are representative of the job; however, it in no way states or implies that these are the only duties a person may be required to perform. The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related, or essential function of the position. 


Education Requirements: Bachelor’s Degree or Technical School Degree in Computer Science, Information System, Engineering or equivalent

Experience:
  • 1+ year(s) in network/communications management experience or relevant technology related experience Preferred Experience Information: Understanding of Railroad Operational Processes as it relates to Locomotive, Signal, Communication Processes, Train Dispatching, Telecom, Signal, and understanding of General Code of Operating Rules Certifications and Licensures: Preferred Certifications & Licensures GCOR Qualified Specialized
  • Knowledge and Skills: Intermediate Knowledge of and Ability to Use Microsoft Office Suite and HPALM Keyboard Skills (Typing, data entry, etc.) Other Specialized Skills and Knowledge


Required:
  • Positive Train Control experience in any of the following areas: Implementation, Installation, Integration, Testing, Project Management, Release Management, and Locomotive Components.
  • Understanding of Test Processes, methodologies and Hands-on testing experience.
  • Ability to provide technical leadership to project resources to meet testing deadlines and objectives.
  • Ability to consult with and develop technical resources for methods, procedures, and standards to use during testing.
  • Capacity to review project deliverables for completeness, accuracy, quality, and compliance with established project standards.
  • Proven ability to work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment.
  • Excellent communication (written and oral) and interpersonal skills.
  • Demonstrated leadership, teamwork, and collaboration in professional setting.