Lead QA and Automation

Position : Lead QA and Automation

Key responsibilities include

  • Drive and own the Quality roadmap for the organization
  • Provide technical leadership, career development, and management of performance, objectives, and priorities of all reporting staff
  • Drive initiatives to improve testing at all levels & deliver automation to ensure robustness
  • Drive adoption of best practices, tools, systems and metrics across the organization and create a shared vision of product quality and maintain strong cross-functional relationships / alignment within & across the business units
  • Knowledge of automation testing frameworks like selenium along with good exposure to JBehave or Cucumber, Selenium WebDriver 3.0 and/or Protractor ,Appium or Espresso or UI Automator, Jenkins, ReSTful/SOAP Webservices. Tools like Postman, SOAP UI, Junit testing, Maven/Gradle,Xpath , CSS, Databases, Apache Jmeter 3.0, Dynatrace 5.6 / 6.1,Mocking /Stubbing of code,
    Agile environment
  • Strong experience in Automation framework, tools, building automation solutions & accelerators
  • Exposure to functional testing & white box testing with a strong understanding of/experience with SQA methodologies, techniques and approaches
  • Experience of automating distributed (multi-tiered) systems & mobile app on Android/iOS.
  • Experience with a variety of types of testing, including whitebox, performance and security.
  • Strong experience in CI/CD, TDD, BDD, SOA, API, mobile automation
  • Knowledge of multiple Industry standard and open source test automation tools
  • Candidate will be responsible for leading teams that do the following
    • Manual/Function testing, regression testing and automation testing
    • Continuously improve the test cases and make the system more robust
    • Ensure proper version control and configuration management of all test objects developed and test environments used.
    • Identify and properly report defects and verify fixed defects
    • Develop test plans and test procedures based on requirements, specifications, and issues reported from the field thereby ensuring proper test coverage
    • Verify that new/enhanced functionality is correctly implemented
Leadership Skills:
Experience in reviewing test services estimations and risk management plans

  • Successfully manage multiple complex projects in parallel
  • Build, train, mentor & manage multiple high performance teams
  • Effective Communication skills and ability to maintain and build client relationships
  • Independent ownership and successful delivery of projects with expected quality deliverables
  • Define business process, risk analysis and mitigation, and providing baseline acceptance criteria and deliverables.
  • Experience in translating business requirements to understandable QA requirements
  • Preferred : PMP certified professional
  • Program/Project Management, Project Schedule, Project Tracking and Team Management, Resource planning
Location : Navi Mumbai
Experience : 15+ Years
Number of positions : 2