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Duquesne Light Company Quality Assurance Analyst IV in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Duquesne Light Company, headquartered in downtown Pittsburgh, is a leader in providing electric energy and has been in the forefront of the electric energy market, with a history rooted in technological innovation and superior customer service. Today, the company continues its role as a leader in the transmission and distribution of electric energy, providing a secure supply of reliable power to more than half a million customers in southwestern Pennsylvania.

Duquesne Light Company is committed to creating a culture of inclusion. We value and respect the unique differences and experiences of our employees. We believe that our differences lead to better collaboration, innovation and outcomes. We want you to join our team!

Job Family: Information Technology

Discipline: DevOps Quality Engineer Analyst

Career Level: Associate IV

Department: Quality and DevOps

Overall Purpose:

Candidate must possess knowledge of Quality Assurance/DevOps Best Practices and Standards and be able to apply that knowledge. Evaluates and tests new or modified applications. Reviews new or modified applications including documentation, diagrams, and flowcharts, to determine if program will perform according to user stories/requirements and conform to guidelines. May review application logs to identify program processing errors.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Develop test strategy in line with the solution

  • Develop and execute test cases/scripts in an agile environment, based on requirements/user stories

  • Create and manage test data

  • Triage defects and support in resolution

  • Report on test results

  • Create and manage all test data

  • Collaborate with other team members to deliver the product or product feature

  • Aid in regression suite development


Does not supervise others.

Education/Experience Requirements:

Roles at this level require industry specific experience. Roles at this level typically require a university / college degree. With 5+ years of relevant experience.

Critical Skills

  • Experience in customer facing applications/mobile

  • Strong knowledge of Agile/scrum methodologies

  • Working knowledge of SQL

  • Test case management tools like Microsoft Azure, Test Plans, ALM-Quality Center

  • Visual Studio Team Services

  • C# and/or python

  • Working in an Agile Environment

Able to

  • Set up frameworks and work on multiple application types (Web, API, Mobile and Desktop)

  • Build different test scenarios, acceptance criteria and test metrics

  • Look for opportunities to start testing earlier in the development life cycle Preferred:

  • Experience in Oracle Utility Suite

  • C# and/or Python


Primary focus is developing and executing test cases/scripts and triaging defects and supporting the developer to fix defects/configurations. Accountable for managing one’s own time and work flow. Responsibilities are generally tactical in nature and work is typically of moderate to complex in nature requiring the incumbent to draw on previous knowledge to perform role. Continues to build knowledge base but has a solid foundation to act independently the majority of the time. Still draws on experts and managers when needed but not frequently.

Decision Impact:

Navigates through ambiguity and change. Draws on significant past experience to perform the role. Proficient in the body of knowledge of given discipline or specialty area. Accountable for direct level of reasoning and decision making.

Duquesne Light Company is committed to providing equal employment opportunity to all people in all aspects of the employment relationship, without discrimination because of race, age, sex, color, religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation and gender identity or status as a Vietnam era or special disabled veteran or any other unlawful basis, as defined by applicable law, and fostering a workplace free of unlawful discrimination and retaliation. This policy affects decisions including, but not limited to, hiring, compensation, benefits, terms and conditions of employment, opportunities for promotion, transfer, layoffs, return from a layoff, training and development, and other privileges of employment. An integral part of Duquesne Light's commitment is to comply with all applicable federal, state and local laws concerning equal employment and affirmative action.