User Acceptance Tester in Medford, MA at Public Consulting Group

Date Posted: 6/19/2020

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Job Description


Public Partnerships LLC, a subsidiary of Public Consulting Group supports individuals with disabilities or chronic illnesses and aging adults, to remain in their homes and communities and “self” direct their own long-term home care.

Our role as the nation’s largest and most experienced Financial Management Service provider is to assist those eligible Medicaid recipients to choose and pay for their own support workers and services within their state-approved personalized budget.  We are appointed by states and managed healthcare organizations to better serve more of their residents and members requiring long-term care and ensure the efficient use of taxpayer funded services.

Our culture attracts and rewards people who are results-oriented and strive to exceed customer expectations.  We desire motivated candidates who are excited to join our fast-paced, entrepreneurial environment, and who want to make a difference in helping transform the lives of the consumers we serve. (learn more at

The User Acceptance Tester (UAT) will examine and evaluate systems prior to launch to help drive quality. As the last phase of system release, the UAT will make sure our software can handle all required tasks in real-world scenarios, according to specifications. The UAT will bring clarity to requirements, communicate to both technical and non-technical stakeholders, ensure identified defects are properly triaged and help resolve all issues and defects found.


Duties & Responsibilities:  

  • Create, prepare and deliver test scenarios, test strategies, reviews and test data while adhering to business process and test standards.
  • Conduct user acceptance testing on technical work items delivered for the business
  • Provide detailed description of scenarios that failed
  • Verify and validate business requirement against business process
  • Report defects in test management tool and manage them throughout their life-cycle
  • Determine if assigned scenarios pass or fail and record findings
  • Partner with the business to engage and lead transparent testing efforts.
  • Author complex test scenarios, test cases and test scripts.
  • Partner with testing team and business to select test scripts and regression test scripts to represent business process.
  • Perform complex test data conditioning, regression testing and testing validation.
  • Support the User Acceptance Testing as part of the end-to-end process of seeing requirements through to completion
  • Apply medium to advanced testing tool knowledge to efforts. 
  • Learn PPL customized system and remain up to date on system functionality and features


Required Skills:

  • Detailed and process improvement oriented
  • Knowledge and understanding of application testing methodologies, tools, and execution
  • Analytical and Strategic Thinker 
  • Excellent PC spreadsheet and database skills
  • Communication expertise and ability to communicate to all levels within company
  • Demonstrate technical expertise and related content knowledge
  • Strong Microsoft Office applications skills
  • Proven creative problem-solving ability and a consultancy mindset
  • Proven ability to take initiative and seek solutions
  • Able to follow, critically evaluate, and improve upon current processes

Preferred Qualifications:

Education:  Relevant Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience,

Experience:  1+years of systems/application testing, or systems/application quality assurance experience



EEO Statement

Public Consulting Group is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or status as a qualified individual with a disability.  VEVRAA Federal Contractor.