The Texas Municipal League Intergovernmental Risk Pool, a public entity risk pool providing property, liability and workers’ compensation coverages to more than 2,800 local governments in Texas, is seeking a Quality Assurance Analyst working in our Information Technology Department in our main office located in Austin, Texas.

Functional Overview:
The candidate will work in agile team that is highly integrated with business users, development team, business analysts, project management, and the Quality Management Team. The candidate will work with other stakeholders to plan and develop manual and automated test suites for a specific set of products. The ideal candidate is excited about providing new tools and improvements to the QA team to make the overall testing process more efficient.

Responsibilities of the position include:

  • Work closely with BA’s, App managers, business users to lead testing efforts using agile methodology.
  • Contribute to and promote teamwork in a multi-vendor environment developing complex multi-layered enterprise applications.
  • Perform manual, data-driven, integration and performance testing as needed.
  • Perform integration testing; validates and tests all integration points between internal applications and external services.
  • Design and implement manual and automated tests cases and conditions.
  • Document defects and issues.
  • Use existing tools and techniques to execute test cases and build/script new test for cases.
  • Work with automation testing by providing strategies and tests cases; generate automated testing cycles.
  • Support production deployment of all applications and performs validation testing.
  • Assist departments to analyze, identify and document requirements.

Education, Experience and Certifications:

  • BS in Computer Science or related area, or relevant work experience.
  • 5+ years of experience in the field of IT with emphasis on testing of web-based applications, excellent knowledge of all phases of SDLC and experienced in Waterfall, Agile and iterative methodologies.
  • Development and Testing of Guidewire UI, rules and integration processes.
  • Hands-on experience on Guidewire Policy Admin, Policy Life Cycle, Rating, Pricing and Forms Validation.
  • Deep understanding of QA tools, methodologies, and best practices including manual and automation testing.
  • Experience in Object Oriented Programming, Java/Angular JS Preferred
  • Strong communication skills in both verbal & written communication
  • Prepared advanced reports, test reports and training documents, using Jira API and MS SQL queries.
  • Development of SQL scripts to validate data between source and target systems.
  • Creating Soap UI projects to validate Reports
  • Experienced in functional, integration, automation and performance testing and knowledge of key quality metrics.
  • Strong experience in building continuous integration automat¬ion pipelines – Jenk¬ins
  • Extensive experience in coordinating testing effort, responsible for test deliverables, status reporting to management and issue escalations
  • Reviewed and understood user stories/ functional Requirements and various business requirements documents.
  • Designed and executed Test plans and Test cases according to product backlog and user stories
  • Identified and organized the overall plan for test data, strategy and the Scope of testing within the context of each Sprint.
  • Performed Sprint level testing, Functional Testing, Systems Integration Testing, UAT, and Regression Testing.
  • Participated in daily Scrum Meetings, Sprint Planning Sessions, Sprint Review and Sprint Retrospective Sessions.

Compensation will be commensurate to experience.

Please submit a cover letter and resume to:

TML Intergovernmental Risk Pool
Quality Assurance Analyst
1821 Rutherford Lane, First Floor
Austin, Texas, 78754

512-491-2330 (Fax)

An Equal Opportunity Employer

The Texas Municipal League Intergovernmental Risk Pool, located in Austin, is a public entity risk pool providing workers’ compensation, liability, and property coverages to more than 2,800 Texas local government entities.

We are seeking a Loss Prevention Representative to assist with providing risk management services to our members in a partnership setting. Services can range from informative onsite safety/loss prevention visits to dynamic presentations.

Reporting to a Senior Loss Prevention Representative, the Loss Prevention Representative provides services and resources to help reduce the frequency and severity of actual and potential losses.

A Loss Prevention Representative:

  • Provides loss prevention services to members in an assigned geographic area
  • Prepares for site visits to understand potential exposures and hazards; reviews and prepares correspondence related to visits; and prioritizes visits
  • Coordinates and schedules training programs to help meet the loss prevention needs of members
  • Researches member exposures, hazards, and related solutions
  • Provides member training in specific areas as requested
  • Gathers information for property valuations as needed
  • Contributes articles for newsletters
  • Attends continuing education and training

Knowledge and skills required:

  • Knowledge of potential risks in local government operations
  • Knowledge of risk management and insurance principles
  • Skill in decision making and problem-solving
  • Knowledge of safety principles, practices, rules, and regulations
  • Skill in the preparation of written correspondence and reports
  • Skill in conducting on-site risk exposure assessments
  • Excellent ability to speak and write effectively to establish and maintain effective working relationships with other employees, public officials, agencies/organizations, and Pool members and maintaining high standards of customer service
  • Excellent computer and technology skills, including office applications, and use of media applications, as well as presenter devices such as LCD projectors, cameras, and other related equipment

Extensive in-state travel on behalf of the Pool (about 50% depending on assigned territory) is required.

Education, Experience, and Certifications:

  • A bachelor’s degree in risk management, occupational safety, and health, or a closely related field is preferred
  • Experience sufficient to understand the principles relevant to the major duties, associated with two to three years’ experience in a similar position is required
  • Valid Texas motor vehicle operator’s license
  • Possession of relevant designations such as Certified Safety Professional (CSP), Associate in Risk Management (ARM), or Certified Risk Manager (CRM) is beneficial

Starting monthly salary is dependent upon qualifications with a minimum starting salary of $82,219. The position carries a complete benefits package including Medical, Dental, & Vision
Insurance, employer-provided vehicle; participation in the Texas Municipal Retirement System, participation in a 457 Deferred Compensation Plan with a Roth deferral option, Educational assistance, and participation in an employer-provided Employee Assistance Program.

Please submit a cover letter and resume to:

TML Intergovernmental Risk Pool
Loss Prevention Representative
1821 Rutherford Lane, First Floor
Austin, Texas, 78754
512- 491-2330 (Fax)

Or

Email to jobs@tmlirp.org
Subject: Loss Prevention Representative

An Equal Opportunity Employer

The Texas Municipal League Intergovernmental Risk Pool, a public entity risk pool providing property, liability and workers’ compensation coverages to more than 2,700 local governments in Texas, is seeking a 6-month Direct Contract Position for a Network Administrator in our Information Technology Department out of our main office located in Austin, Texas.

The purpose of this position is to assist team members with support, maintenance, optimization of core network services, devices, and communications systems. This position partners with senior networking team members to provide logistical support, respond to queries, and assist with testing, diagnostics, resolution of network service incidents and outages, and administering the organization’s network infrastructure.

Job Duties:

  • Plans, develops, implements and supports technologies supporting the organization’s information technology infrastructure.
  • Researches and makes recommendations concerning the adoption of new technologies.
  • Develops and deploys all infrastructure critical updates; monitors security vulnerabilities; updates perimeter intrusion hardware policies.
  • Provides support for the organization’s information technology infrastructure.
  • Troubleshoots and resolves issues related to the organization’s information technology infrastructure.
  • Trains staff in the use of a variety of technology systems.
  • Performs related duties.

Knowledge and Skills:

  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills (written and oral), including the ability to provide ongoing end user training and be a strong team player
  • Able to adhere to company policies, procedures and practices.
  • Strong problem solving by applying critical thinking and documentation skills.
  • Self-motivated to learn and acquire new skills.
  • Able to professionally interact with customers and co-workers regularly.
  • Able to multi-task while being organized and using effective time management skills.
  • Able to independently learn new technologies or concepts with little to no guidance.
  • Knowledge of Information Technology security principles and best practices.
  • Knowledge of network design and administration principles.
  • Knowledge of virtualization technologies and administration.
  • Knowledge of Server operating systems.
  • Knowledge of PC Operating systems and business applications.
  • Knowledge of Scripting and Automation.

Minimum Qualifications:

Knowledge and level of competency commonly associated with the completion of a baccalaureate degree in a course of study related to the occupational field. Sufficient experience to understand the basic principles relevant to the major duties of the position, usually associated with the completion of an apprenticeship/internship or having had a similar position for one to two years. Salary dependent on experience.

If interested, please send a cover letter and resume to
Texas Municipal League Intergovernmental Risk Pool
1821 Rutherford Lane, First Floor
Austin, TX 78754
(512) 491-3330 FAX
or email your resume to jobs@tmlirp.org

Equal Opportunity Employer

The Texas Municipal League Intergovernmental Risk Pool, located in Austin, is a public entity risk pool providing workers’ compensation, liability, and property coverages to more than 2,800 Texas local government entities. We are seeking a Loss Prevention Training Specialist with experience in providing dynamic and appropriate presentations for public works and utilities personnel. The Training Specialist assists employers and employees with education and training to improve safety and risk management.

Reporting to the Loss Prevention Assistant Manager and collaborating with staff, the Loss Prevention Training Specialist provides services and resources to the Pool’s members throughout the state to help reduce the frequency and severity of potential claims.

This position:

  • Researches and develops educational program curriculum, training programs, and materials with a focus on public works and utilities, including operations such as trenching/excavation, confined spaces, work zones, driving, and other subjects;
  • Provides and coordinates on-site education and training for member entity personnel to address risks and exposures through lectures, hands-on instruction, exercises, activities, and group discussions;
  • Provides presentations for recorded video programs and webinars;
  • Develops and maintains relationships with Risk Pool member entities, professional organizations, and relevant agencies;
  • Analyzes loss trends and exposures for workers’ compensation, liability, property, and automobile-related coverages;
  • Prepares correspondence to document training activities and member contacts;
  • Assists other staff members as a resource in relation to areas of expertise;
  • Contributes articles and social media posts;
  • Reviews online content that is provided to members;
  • Attends required continuing education and training;
  • Performs other job related duties as required.

Extensive in-state travel (at least 50%) on behalf of the Risk Pool is required.

Knowledge and experience:

  • Comprehensive knowledge and ability to provide education on potential risks in local government operations, particularly public works and utilities operations;
  • Experience in developing and delivering dynamic presentations;
  • Excellent ability to speak and write effectively to establish and maintain effective working relationships with other employees, public officials, agencies/organizations, and Risk Pool members;
  • Excellent computer and technology skills, including Office applications, use of media applications, as well as presenter devices such as projectors, cameras, and other related equipment;
  • Experience with public works and utilities in a supervisory role including tasks such as confined space entry, excavation/trenching, materials handling, vehicle operations, and work zones;
  • Skill in preparing written correspondence and reports;
  • Experience with driving safety programs;
  • Experience with operating commercial motor vehicles and machinery a plus;
  • Experience with fire/EMS departments and operations a plus.

Education and Certification:

The successful candidate for this position will have experience related to providing informative and engaging presentations. Applicable education and certifications include:

  • Bachelors’ degree in public administration, engineering, occupational safety & health, safety management, or a related field, or equivalent experience that provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities;
  • Relevant designations such as Certified Safety Professional (CSP) or Certified Professional in Learning and Performance (CPLP);
  • Valid Texas motor vehicle operator’s license with an acceptable driving record.

Salary is dependent upon qualifications, with a minimum monthly starting salary of $6,851. Position has a benefits package including Major Medical, Dental, & Vision Insurance; Participation in the Texas Municipal Retirement System; 457 Deferred Compensation Plan with a Roth deferral option; Employer-provided vehicle; Paid holidays, Vacation and Sick Leave; Educational assistance; and an Employee Assistance Program

Loss Prevention Representative
TML Intergovernmental Risk Pool
1821 Rutherford Lane, First Floor
Austin, Texas, 78754
512- 491-2330 (Fax)
Or e-mail to jobs@tmlirp.org

An Equal Opportunity Employer

Partnering with Texas Local Governments Since 1974

Contact Us
(800) 537-6655
TMLRiskPool@tmlirp.org
PO Box 149194
Austin, Texas 78714
 
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