Title: QA Lead
Location: West Chester, PA
Type: 6 month contract to hire
Interview Process: Phone Interview than WebEx Interview-
Requirements and Must Haves!
Senior level QA resource with 2 years of Lead experience.
Dont need to be Automation experts- but need to have led Automation projects or resources in the past.
Must be able to convert full-time without sponsorship or fee.
Able to discern business needs & prioritize effectively
Manage compliance to standards
Publish key metrics
Experience with managing test asset inventory
Design and build test components according to documented standards and established frameworks.
Identify and set up test environment configuration necessary to support test execution;
Establish and implement approach for managing test data.
Extend verification points to ensure function point failures are not repeated.
Perform execution of test cases and report on results.
Maintain test automation assets/library.
Verify automation defects through analysis to confirm application failure or maintenance required on automation assets.
Report clear concise defects discovered through test automation and escalate where appropriate.
Create test strategy/plans and establish test tasks at project level.
Analyzing functional requirements for completeness, correctness and clarity to drive test plan and strategies;
Analyzing opportunities for automation of test execution, results analysis, test data creation and environment configuration;
Identification of test environment configuration necessary to support test execution;
Analyzes for opportunities to increase testing efficiencies in development deliverables;
Identification of root cause for test failures.
Works within the project team and test team to address issues and report status;
Works with the Developers to collaborate on deliveries to test environments and debugging of results.
Coordinates manual and automated test execution with other team members.
Analyze functional requirements and system design to determine test strategy/plan for both manual and automated testing approach.
Develop Test cases based upon test strategy and test coverage;
To help develop test tools and techniques based upon the test strategy and coverage;
Work with Developers on defining deliverables based upon test strategy;
Execute test cases and analyze failures for root cause;
Contribute to the continuous improvement of the test execution and analysis of results.
Decision making opportunities in the area of test automation strategies, tool selection and test environment configuration across products;
Decision making opportunities in the areas of functional test coverage, metrics analysis and quality assessment.
Evaluation/selection of appropriate tests, testing methods, etc., leveraging technical expertise to make independent decisions.
Min 6 years of experience in QA
Min 2 years of experience in leading a QA team of 5 ppl
Experience leading an Onshore offshore team is a plus
Experience with Automation using tools Selenium, UFT, Appium, Java
Extensive experience in using tools like JIRA, ALM
Worked in Agile environment
Mentored fellow QA team members is a plus
Thanks and Regards,