Themesoft Inc Palo Alto , CA 94301
We need a QA Architect. We need someone from latest/ new wave cos in the bayarea a start up or newer companies like google, Netflix, air
Bnb, yelp, ex-vmware folks who are heavy on cloud offerings basically.
Lets not get folks from companies like bank of America or oracle etc..
We need test architect who can setup a QA process for this new team with automation knowledge with good cloud experience.
Senior QA Architect
Need Local Resource
Location: Palo Alto, CA
Rate: Market on w2
As a key influencer on the Experience Quality team, the Software QA Architect will collaborate with QA, Development, Product Management, Project Management, DevOps, Deployment Engineering, and Client Services to ensure VMware's platform functionality meets desired standards and delights the end user with a convenient, engaging, and memorable experience. You will learn the platform's internal and external dependencies and potential points of failure to ensure proper end-to-end testing systematically occurs. You will be responsible for creating analytics dashboards and developing robust testing frameworks to ensure the overall quality of the platform. Ultimately, you ensure all the moving parts are accounted for.
Who are you?
You proactively prepare for Murphy's Law.
You love to "own the outcome".
You are extremely curious and aggressive, and you hunt for the information you need.
Quickly learn and comprehend VMware Cloud product offerings and functionality.
Define, expand, improve and promote modern automation methodologies across the SDLC processes and all test activities for back-end, front-end and mobile teams.
Derives test cases from real user perspective. Horizontal and Vertical testing.
Uses real world scenarios to validate functionality is working as designed when customer configurations are applied.
Develop the required testing dashboards to monitor application KPIs, utilizing relevant technology for effective quality assurance monitoring.
Identify and improve the Testing/automation architecture continuously to reduce the testing cycle time.
Design/develop and maintain KPI driven testing/automation framework for continuous improvement.
Maintain, plan and implementation of required upgrades for the Selenium, Confluence, Cucumber, Maven, Atlassian (JIRA) tools and other OpenSource tools.
Develop required wrapper classes to enable technology integration.
Debug automation framework and resolve technical issues working with application teams.
Work in an Agile environment showcasing good organization and reporting skills.
Work with R&D, product management, and other functional teams to own, and deliver on test plans.
Manage all test environments, test devices and OS versions required for testing.
Define test data and reports for both functional and non-functional requirements.
Use strong communication and natural curiosity to provide trusted and highly valuable feedback.
Preferred Experience (Not All Of The Below Are Necessary)
BS degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or related technical or business field.
8+ years of overall experience working as a QA automation engineer for web/application or mobile development projects.
3+ years hands on experience in developing and maintaining test automation framework or architecture that is scalable and maintainable to the dynamic business needs.
Strong experience in cloud application projects preferable, Azure or AWS.
2+ years of experience with Micro services, Web services testing using REST based service & XML, JSON.
Experience with CI/CD tools such as Jenkins and GIT and other relevant tools.
4+ years hands-on experience in developing, maintaining and supporting automated test suites and performance testing.
Extensive exposure to testing tools such as Selenium, Cucumber, Webdriver, and Jenkins.
Familiarity with Confluence, JIRA.
Experience in design and architecting Agile development (Behavior Driven Development (BDD) / Test Driven Development (TDD), SCRUM).
Enjoy working in an open floorplan, team-oriented culture.