Senior Manager I Quality Engineer

Senior Manager I Quality Engineer

  • Location RESTON, VA
  • Career Area Information Technology
  • Job Function Information Technology
  • Employment Type Full Time
  • Position Type Salary
  • Requisition 1264975BR

What you'll do at

The successful candidate for this role will be passionate about building a great organization, obsessed with quality improvement, experienced and highly committed to creating world class automation for regression and feature testing, able to manage fast paced delivery schedule and drive a high-level test strategy, as well as take a hands-on approach to implementing that strategy in partnership with the development leadership. The successful candidate is an experienced QA Manager with a track record of driving team engagement and bringing consumer facing products to market

Key Responsibilities Include
  • Understanding how all elements of the system software ecosystem work together and developing QA approaches that fit the overall strategy.
  • Managing and developing an elite team of QE engineers
  • Developing test strategies and creating appropriate test harnesses as well as pragmatic testing approaches.
  • Driving testing methodology and tools to support agile development lifecycles.
  • Overseeing the development and execution of test plans and monitoring and reporting on test execution.
  • Developing and executing a roadmap for building testing frameworks.
  • Working with business and development teams to understand product vision and requirements.

  • Develops software quality assurance (SQA) test strategies for large, complex projects
  • Drives the execution of multiple business plans and projects
  • Ensures business needs are being met
  • Leads quality assurance testing for large-scale, eCommerce web applications, tools, and software
  • Leads quality assurance work streams for medium- to large-scale, complex, cross-functional projects
  • Promotes and supports company policies, procedures, mission, values, and standards of ethics and integrity
  • Provides supervision and development opportunities for associates
  • Supports code development for eCommerce projects
  • Troubleshoots critical defects in software coding
  • Minimum Qualifications

    • Bachelor of Science and 6 years experience in quality engineering OR Master of Science and 3 years experience in quality engineering

    Preferred Qualifications

      Basic Qualifications
    • 3 years of relevant management experience
    • 5+ years of experience as a people manager leading teams.
    • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or equivalent

      Preferred Qualifications
    • Master's degree in Computer Science
    • Proven track record creating and executing on highly effective quality processes
    • Is data driven – establishes the right quality metrics and sets clear, measurable goals for the organization.
    • Is innovative, can simplify, and has relentlessly high standards
    • Can juggle testing of multiple releases with multiple dependencies.
    • Able to handle an extremely fast pace while maintaining the highest quality standards.
    • Can propose trade-offs and provide risk assessment to stakeholders.
    • Has a proven track record in building and growing teams, with the ability to attract new talent that shapes the way we do QA.
    • Experience owning end-to-end software quality (full stack; front-end to back-end), including design and implementation of test frameworks, automated test creation and execution.
    • Experience working in an Agile (Scrum/Kanban) and test-driven development environment
    • Experienced designing tools and frameworks from the ground up.
    • Experience implementing continuous integration models
    • Experience with a number of different programming languages and test automation technologies.


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    All the benefits you need for you and your family

    • Multiple health plan options
    • Vision & dental plans for you & dependents
    • Associate discounts in-store and online
    • Financial benefits including 401(k), stock purchase plans and more
    • Education assistance for Associate and dependents

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