QA Test Lead

Olenick Philadelphia , PA 19107

Posted 2 months ago

Title: Sr. Test Lead

Location: Philadelphia, PA

Engagement: Contract-to-Hire (potential for Direct Hire)

Sr. Test Lead is responsible for the test strategy for products including QA processes, defect prioritization procedure, methods of test execution, and the QA project execution schedule.


  • Produce key high quality deliverables throughout all test phases i.e. test cases, defect management and methodologies as appropriate to produce successful test outcomes.

  • Effective communication of the testing progress against schedule to the Test Manager and to project stakeholders.

  • Assume responsibility for quality assurance of all test deliverables.

  • Provide guidance to test team to ensure effective progress is being made against plan.

  • Execution of Test Cases and identification of software defects.

  • Liaise with 3rd party vendors and business subject matter experts to ensure quality deliverables.

  • Responsible for the executing on defect management processes

  • Monitoring, reporting and communicating the test project status with Test Manager

  • Responsible for resolving the test project issues and ensuring effective test process improvement feedback

Required Skills:

  • Previous experience as QA Lead

  • At least 5 years' experience in Software Testing

  • At least 5 years' experience in Test Execution

  • At least 3 years' experience in Industry Test Tool Expertise

  • Leadership qualities and excellent interpersonal skills (both written and verbal)

  • Experience with a wide variety of software solutions including: web-based, Internet, intranet, c/s and n-tier architecture solutions

Preferred Skills:

  • Experience with Agile Methodology a plus

  • Experience with Financial Institution Core Systems

  • Industry experience within Credit Unions, Banking, and/or Financial Services

  • Experience with Tech Excel Dev Suite a plus

  • Experience with Online Banking

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