3/16/2015 10:54:33 AM
QA Lead (Remote work, 5000$)
Please see us at strongqa.com
Location: Any (Remote Work)
The QA Lead will be responsible for supporting different testing efforts to ensure the highest standards. Ideally, the selected candidate is expected to work efficiently, both independently and as a part of a team, showing good knowledge of testing, time management and communication skills to achieve project goals and deadlines.
The candidate will have to closely interact with customers, project and release managers, development team, business analysts, and business users. In addition, the person will coordinate with QA resources including offshore testers and regularly communicate with external software development suppliers.
Support multiple projects and ensure that design, requirements and other project deliverables meet all standards, as appropriate.
Perform end-to-end testing of applications and complex systems and coordinate with other teams, as necessary.
Design, develop and execute test plans, test cases and scripts for different testing types, including but not limited to functional, system, security, integration and data validation testing.
Document and communicate test results using appropriate tools. Provide accurate status reports per QA standards in a timely manner.
Define testing scope, objectives, and approach. Review and create (as needed) QA project plans, requirements and technical documentation for usage, testability and traceability.
Contribute to overall quality improvements and manage quality management processes by identifying potential gaps and proposing possible solutions.
Effectively communicate with project team members to gain understanding of the system and identify business and non-functional requirements. Provide testing leadership to project teams.
Able to lead a small group of testers, providing work direction, assistance and guidance, especially to new hires.
Have a clear understanding of systems and applications in the supported areas.
Required Skills and Qualifications:
Minimum 3+ years of relevant working experience
Degree in Computer Science or related field
Strong experience with development methodologies (including waterfall, iterative, and agile) and with testing best practices
Working knowledge of test management tools
Regression automation in-depth experience is a plus
Hands on experience with data testing, including but not limited to data warehouse, database query tools, and SQL testing
Fast starter and learner with excellent verbal and written communication skills
Strong time management, organizational and interpersonal skills
Passion and ability to lead and work independently
Ability to implement analytical and creative thinking to solve different challenges
Flexible work schedule
Possibility to work remotely from anywhere in the globe
Free QA trainings in our own training center
Career growth opportunities
Possibility to contribute to the development of our own open source products
Excellent opportunity to share experience with experts in testing
Salary review every six months