SENIOR SOFTWARE QUALITY ENGINEER LEAD

6-8 years
15 days ago 1 Applied
Job Description

Roles and Responsibilities

The QA Lead is responsible for overseeing the quality assurance processes and activities within the organization. Could lead a team of QA Engineers and/or Projects and will work closely with development and product teams to ensure the delivery of high-quality products or services

What you'll be doing

  • Lead and mentor a team of QA resources, providing guidance and support in their daily tasks.
  • Foster a collaborative and productive work environment within the QA team
  • Key responsibility to ensure that all quality checks, risk assessment and processes and procedures have been followed by the teams in relation to all releases to production.
  • Estimate, prioritize, plan and coordinate testing activities with our teams to ensure quality and test coverage.
  • Implement and maintain regression testing strategies to guarantee that new features or changes do not negatively impact existing functionality.
  • Collaborate in an agile environment, actively participating in agile ceremonies including Daily Stand-ups
  • Assist teams in developing test plans and cases to ensure accuracy and completeness.
  • Review user stories requirements, specifications and technical design documents when required
  • Work with agile teams to identify integration points for new work
  • Oversee the development and maintenance of automated test scripts and frameworks.
  • Continuously improve test automation processes to enhance efficiency.
  • Create detailed test reports, documenting test results, defects, and any relevant metrics.
  • Communicate test progress and issues to stakeholders.
  • Identify potential risks and issues related to quality and work with the team to mitigate them

Requirements

What you'll bring to the table

Above all we value communication, common sense and interpersonal skills. The ideal candidate will bring:

  • Strong documentation and communication skills.
  • Willingness to give and take feedback and share knowledge
  • A strong desire to learn and improve.
  • The ability to influence QA and testing best practices within your team
  • Strong leadership and team management skills.

From a technical perspective we would require a minimum of 6 years QA experience through the entire lifecycle of an enterprise application. Use of the following technologies and methodologies would be a distinct advantage:

  • Proven work experience in software development
  • Strong leadership and team management skills.
  • Excellent understanding of QA methodologies and best practices.
  • Proficiency in testing tools and test management systems.
  • Experience with test automation tools and frameworks.
  • Strong problem-solving and analytical skills.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Experience working in an Agile/Scrum development process
  • Attention to detail and a strong commitment to quality.
  • Experience in writing clear, concise and comprehensive test plans and test cases
  • Hands-on experience in API testing
  • Hands-on experience with both white box and black box testing
  • Hands-on experience with automated testing tools ( Cypress and Playwright)
  • Hands-on experience in Performance testing ( e.g: JMeter)
  • Solid knowledge of SQL and scripting (Java Script)

Nice to have's

  • Experience with security testing is a plus
  • Experience with Load and Performance Testing
  • BS degree in Computer Science, Engineering or a related subject

Indicate required educational background. Previous work experiences needed or preferred. Any technical skills required.

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