Quality Engineering Lead: $78/hr
Position Now Available At Infonet Consulting Group

Quality Engineering Lead: $78/hr

Apply Now! Job Code:   051922QEL  

Job Description

One of Infonet's premier clients has an opening for a Quality Engineering Lead. (7772)

TERMS: Contract

SCOPE OF WORK

• Lead test team in the delivery of test planning, test preparation, and test execution activities in adherence to standards for system testing
• Estimate the total cost and time of the future work effort, collect specifications, and other supporting documents
• Responsible for all phases of testing for assigned projects or releases including (but not limited to) system integration testing, business acceptance testing, performance testing, operability testing, and deployment verification testing
• Manage creation, review, and sign-off of testing documentation (e.g. test strategies, plans, schedule, cost estimates, test cases, dashboards, defect logs, test phase closure reports) for assigned area/projects and ensure all test artifacts adhere to testing standards and audit requirements
• Co-ordinate necessary and assigned testing resources to ensure project timelines and deliverables are met
• May analyze, develop, debug, execute and maintain complex manual/automated test cases within the testing environment
• Prioritize testing tasks based on goals and risks of projects and ensure testing milestones, activities and tasks are completed as scheduled
• Lead team in using test tools, and defect tracking tools as per standards
• Ensure testing is conducted in a manner that does not impact the production environment (e.g. scheduling of file transmissions, etc.) and by established information security and information privacy policies and guidelines
• Chair the daily defect/status calls to ensure defects are documented and tracked. Defect fixes are retested promptly and report the status of test planning, test execution, and defects via. daily dashboard reporting to the project team using standard test quality metrics
• Act as a consultant/resource to other areas of IT and the Business
• Lead relationships with project team members, offshore teams, third-party vendors/ service partners, release teams, and client areas as appropriate
• Build/maintain new or existing test environments; monitor, troubleshoot, triage issues, and coordinate resolution with all technology partners. Coordinate code deployments, maintenance upgrades, and project testing across numerous environments on various technology platforms
• Ensure adherence to prescribed testing processes, and identify, assess, and address risks
• Review escalated risks and issues, work with stakeholders to develop contingency plans, resolve risks, and escalate further as necessary
• Ensure all test artifacts adhere to testing standards and audit requirements and are stored on the project site; participate in audit reviews of test artifacts when required
• Manage testing activities and artifacts to ensure adherence to gating criteria and participate in gate reviews
• Understand and communicate the testing the impact of scope changes/project change requests to the project management team both from a timeline/cost and a risk perspective
• Ensure timely notification of issues/problems and make recommendations for issue/problem resolution to the project team and resolve and/or escalate testing issues where required
• Track financial actuals against provided estimates and provide updated monthly forecasts to the Project Manager
• Lead resource requirements for testing resources on a project/release
• May develop and maintain virtualized services, components, and environments by using Service Virtualization tools to enable functional and non-functional testing
• May develop, debug, execute and maintain complex performance testing scripts using various performance testing tools Requirements
• Assist in formulating QE standards and best practices, organizational policies and processes, and strategic plans
• Assist management in setting the direction for quality assurance within the organization
• Assist in recruiting new staff, conducting interviews, and evaluating potential candidates

REQUIRED SKILLS / EXPERIENCE

• 8-10 years of QE Leading experience

PREFERRED SKILLS / EXPERIENCE

• Experience in testing various applications, services, and user interfaces
• Experience in test automation and creating repeatable, maintainable, automated test suites
• Experience managing a team of QE Engineers
• Understanding of test-driven development
• Understanding of software development lifecycle and best practices
• Understanding of Agile and Waterfall processes
• Understanding of user interface design
• Strong knowledge of software quality assurance best practices & methodologies
• Familiarity with various defect management systems

PREFERRED EDUCATION

• Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or Computer Engineering or equivalent experience

TRAVEL REQUIREMENT

• None
 

 

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