The Quality Assurance Analyst is primarily responsible for testing all software products that are either built in-house or configured on the cloud. The analyst partners with internal stakeholders to plan, test, and implement all software changes to ensure that products conform to the desired quality standard. The Analyst is accountable for defects and ensures that systems are operational and client ready. The Analyst will automate software testing for all applications and systems in the Western Alliance portfolio, providing consulting expertise and leveraging business and technical knowledge to support testing strategies and deliver business value. Works with the QA Team to build and enhance test automation, creating data required to support the platform(s) and/or set of applications in terms of unit, integration, functional, acceptance, and performance testing. Works closely with technology and business product owners to ensure continuous support of business and IT strategic plan in software and system testing.