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Salesforce QE Lead, Manager
Ref No.: 20-04172
Category: Experienced Professional
Location: Minneapolis, Minnesota
Position Type:Contract
Start Date: 08/31/2020
Genesis10 is seeking a Lead, SME level resource with 10+ years of QE and strong Salesforce experience.  The ideal candidate will have a combo of technical skills and thought leadership experience. 

Partner & influence the Salesforce Agile team to define an appropriate QE strategy based on Agile best practices, hands-on leadership of several technical QE Analysts with an emphasis on Automation & DevOps, lead creation & socialization of an Agile Test Artefact and manage all aspects of QE, including performance testing and test data management.
QE Agile Strategy & Automation Assets in Context of Agile Methodology
  • Advocate for Agile best-practices, including appropriate ceremonies & development of Agile User Stories that are testable, provide feedback when stories don’t meet standard testable criteria & ensure QE estimates & activites are part of sprint plan & the “definition of done”.
  • Partner with the Salesforce Agile team, QE Automation Architect, Performance Lead & Test Data Lead to develop, communicate, and track to the Agile Test Artefact.
  • Partner with the Salesforce Agile team to design a robust & maintainable CI/CD process that includes automated test script execution after each build / deployment.
  • Partner with the Salesforce Agile team to oversee the design and development of the necessary functional, UAT, Operational Acceptance, performance, regression & end-to-end business test cases & scenarios for Salesforce with a high degree of emphasis on the automation pyramid.
  • Responsible for coaching the SF Agile team to build a comprehensive suite of automated unit tests, API tests & a small subset of End-to-End GUI tests.  Ensure test types are appropriately planned for within the Agile team’s Epic / Release / Sprint planning. 
  • Ensure the test cases/scripts are documented appropriately in accordance with the Agile Methodology & client requirements & test case management tools.
  • Partner with the Salesforce Agile team, USWM Architect and other team members as required to ensure non-production environments contain production-like interfaces, data & process so required testing activities can be completed prior to each production install.
  • Coordinate with the Test Data team to ensure test data and test IDs are available for all test phases.
  • Manage an Agile industry-standard/best practices Defect Process with Jira/HP-ALM ( or current tool set).  Assist in defect analysis and assignment.
  • Work closely with QE vendor partners & Saleforce Agile Team members to ensure a collective team agreement is achieved that the Salesforce Agile team has created “production-ready” quality deliverables.
  • Familiarize one’s self on client products, services & Enterprise-recommended Agile Methodology & Project/Agile Management framework 
Planning and Leadership
  • Provide Mentoring and Leadership for Agile best-practices to QE analysts assigned to the Salesforce program.   QE Consulting services may extend to. streams interactiving with the Salesforce program team.
  • Assure Salesforce Agile project team follows standard & best practice Agile QE/Test processes, making recommendations & exerting influence on other disciplines to adhere to Agile best-practices.
  • Review and approve the QE analyst/vendor QE-related deliverables.
  • Collaborate with other area QE Leads/Managers, Software Quality Engineers, Business Analysts and IT staff to identify and improve testing tools and processes related to best practices/industry standard Agile QE
Basic Qualifications: 
  • Hands-on programming experience (e.g., Java, C#, Javascript, Python and source configuration tools (GIT, SVN, MKS, etc.) & familiarity with relational databases ( SQL querying)
  • Hands on expertise in a variety of test automation frameworks/tools (e.g., Robot Framework, TestNG, SOAPUI, Appium) , and script development using scripting languages (e.g., Perl, Python, Bash, etc.).
  • Requires 1 – 3 years of leadership experience with Salesforce applications to include supervising day-to-day work direction to multiple QE Analysts/testers
  • 5+ years of experience in testing and related experience in Agile development teams
  • QE/testing experience using an Agile methodology & Agile-related tools like:
    • Jira, Confluence, Cucumber
    • Behavior Driven Design (BDD) & Test Driven Design (TDD)
    • Experist ( or equivalent) Mobile Lab
    • ConformIQ / Hexawise for test case optimization
  • Hands on experience working with Non-Functional Testing tools (HP LoadRunner, JMeter, HP Fortify, application monitoring tools (Dynatrace, AppDynamics).
  • Requires a college degree or sufficient related work experience
  • Must have excellent interpersonal skills; able to establish, build and maintain relationships with staff and external vendors.  Has the ability to communicate clearly and coordinate work across diverse business and technical teams.
  • Demonstrate a commitment to customer service that is proactive and results-oriented
If you have the described qualifications and are interested in this exciting opportunity, apply today!

Benefits of Working with Genesis10:
  • Medical and dental insurance
  • Bi-weekly payroll
  • 401k plan
  • Downtown Minneapolis/St. Paul parking allowance
  • Delivery Director for employee success and support
  • Established consultant re-marketing program for our 50+ local clients!
  • Referral program with the opportunity to earn additional income
About Genesis10:
Genesis10 is a Professional Technology Services Firm providing Staffing, Workforce Optimization and Domestic Outsourcing Solutions. If you are a high performing business or IT professional with solid, referenced experience, we want to meet you. Genesis10 recruiters and delivery professionals are highly accomplished career advocates, who get to know you beyond your resume to position you with the opportunities that fit your skills, experience and aspirations. We have benefit options to fit your needs and a support staff that works with you from placement throughout your engagement – project after project. To learn more about Genesis10 and to view all our available career opportunities, please visit us at “Genesis10 is an Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V”