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Test Publishing Analyst

Reference
1715222
Contract Type
Permanent
Sector
Education, Media & Communications
Location
Noida, IND
Expiry Date
26/02/2018
Test Publishing Analyst Description Pearson VUE (www.pearsonvue.com) is the global leader in computer-based testing for information technology, academic, government and professional testing programs around the world. Pearson VUE pro...

Job Description

Test Publishing Analyst

Description

Pearson VUE (www.pearsonvue.com) is the global leader in computer-based testing for information technology, academic, government and professional testing programs around the world. Pearson VUE provides a full suite of services from test development to data management, and delivers exams through the world’s most comprehensive and secure network of test centres in more than 180 countries, where we validate the skills and knowledge of millions of individuals every year.Pearson VUE offers a great environment to start or grow your career.

Pearson VUE is a business within Pearson PLC and is the global leader in computer-based testing for information technology, academic, government and professional testing programs around the world. Pearson VUE provides a full suite of services from test development to data management, and delivers exams through the world’s most comprehensive and secure network of test centres in more than 175 countries.

This position is responsible for a variety of tasks with the ultimate objective of ensuring that exams function reliably by verifying and validating them against the client’s specification inorder to prevent any potential issues being experienced by clients or candidates.

Qualifications

Key Responsibilities

  • Understand and be confident using all aspects of the Pearson VUE’s test driver softwareincluding compile and view, candidate simulator and the inspection repository to allow fulland detailed checks to be completed on all tasks.
  • Work with the Test Publishing, Content Development and Programme Management teamsto provide a high standard of Quality Assurance for all tasks assigned to the TPQA (TestPublishing Quality Assurance) team.
  • Understand and be comfortable using Pearson VUE’s proprietary software including VSS,delivery manager and registration manager to run a full end-to- end quality check of anexam.
  • Pro-actively maintain a good technical knowledge to allow all basic computer and TPQAteam tasks to be completed effectively.
  • Plan work effectively to ensure that tasks assigned to the TPQA team meet their deadlinesand maintain the highest quality standards.
  • Pro-actively plan for the future attainment of goals.
  • Effective and timely completion of personal objectives, requested reports andadministration requests, in addition to documentation of systems and processes.
  • At all times, throughout all tasks, request support, assistance and guidance as requiredfrom manager.
  • All employees have a responsibility to co-operate in promoting and maintaining a safe andhealthy working environment, and to take reasonable care of their own health and safetyat work and that of all other staff that may be affected by their acts or omissions. Linemanagers have specific responsibility for the health and safety of their direct reports andother team members for which they have general management responsibility.
  • All employees are also responsible for supporting and implementing the company’s policiesand procedures around the Health and Safety, Security, Quality and Business Continuityarrangements that apply in their role/work function.

Key Activities

  • Work closely with Test Publishing, Content Development and Programme Management teams to create effective test packs for product assessment, developing procedures for streamlining the QA process and documenting procedures and maintaining the QA system environment.
  • Review, check and assure client exams for consistency with source files.
  • Provide detailed feedback on any differences found between the Clients Specification document and the exam components.
  • Pro-actively analyse and make recommendations to improve exam publishing and TPQA processes, tools and templates.
  • Use common-sense to provide detailed, timely, efficient tracking and reporting on all assigned projects.
  • Experience in areas of forecasting and prioritizing assigned tasks strongly preferred.

Essential Experience & Qualifications

  • Higher educational qualification required, preferably in a technology related field.
  • Experience and understanding of Quality Assurance methodologies.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel and other Office applications
  • Detailed, logical and common-sense approach to daily task, objectives, goals and projects.
  • Strong organisational and time management skills, coupled with the ability to work on own initiative.
  • Fast-paced completion of daily tasks and objectives, evidence of a high energy approach.
  • Proven problem identification and solving skills.
  • The ability to work in a dynamic team environment coupled with the ability to successfully communicate to all audience types and across multiple cultures.
  • Keen eye for detail.
  • Proven outstanding level and knowledge of English language (written and verbal).
  • Good communication skills allowing staff to provide feedback on issues found with exams to be discussed and addressed in a professional and positive manner.
  • Ability to remain consistent and steadfast with tasks assigned.
  • Excellent customer service and skills.
  • Flexibility related to workflow and changing priorities required.
  • Full valid, non-restrictive passport to train in the UK

Desirable Experience & Qualifications

  • Working experience in Windows, and a Microsoft network.
  • Experience in areas of forecasting and prioritizing assigned tasks strongly preferred.
  • Process improvement methodology knowledge
  • Knowledge of non-European languages would be beneficial.

Working Arrangements

  • Normal office environment, 40 hours per week.
  • Flexibility required to work additional hours to meet client needs and to work with colleagues globally.
  • Occasional visits to other offices may be required.

Primary Location: IN-IN-Noida

Job: Professional Development

Organization: Assessments VUE

Employee Status: Regular Employee

Job Type: Standard

Shift: Day Job

Job Posting: Oct 25, 2017

Job Unposting: Ongoing

Schedule: Full-time Regular

Req ID: 1715222