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Appointed Professionals Job Description

This position description was prepared based on feedback from incumbents and supervisors, or from Career Track postings. Human Resources will continue to enhance and refine descriptions as more information becomes available.

UA Title Code: T22033
UA Job Title: Analyst, Requirements and Quality-iPlant Collaborative
Job Group: Information Technology Professionals
Job Category: IT Professional
Pay Grade:
FLSA: Exempt

Purpose of Classification:

Writes manual test plans and assists with documentation for the iPlant Collaborative applications.

Example of Duties:

  • Interacts with biologists, bioinformaticians, and other members of the iPlant team regarding their scientific needs
  • Documents software requirements with a focus on defining acceptance criteria in collaboration with research teams
  • Writes manual test plans for testing of applications
  • Develops and coordinates execution of acceptance test plans based upon defined acceptance criteria
  • Serves as point of contact for development teams seeking clarification of requirements
  • Assists in the development of a scientific community presence for the software development teams
  • Writes bug reports
  • Advises teams of quality improvement strategies and practices

Minimum Qualifications:

High school diploma with more than 8 years of directly comparable experience; OR associate's degree with 5 to 8 years of directly comparable experience; OR bachelor's degree with 3 to 5 years of directly comparable experience

Revised: 12/23/2014