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QA Team Lead
Ref No.: 13-00458
Location: Boston, Massachusetts
Position Type:Direct Placement
Start Date: 06/02/2014
We are seeking talented and motivated individuals who love challenging work in an environment that offers opportunities to work directly with investment professionals to create innovative solutions. Client offers excellent compensation, benefits, and a work environment that fosters teamwork and excellence.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES

- Develop, document, solicit feedback for and drive an overall testing strategy for the app under test
- Establish and drive direction for a team of 2+ manual testers
- Apply appropriate automated and manual verification and validation methods to improve and ensure quality
- Partner closely with business users, program management, development lead and business analysts to understand requirements and appropriate use cases
- Develop automated and manual tests
- Supplement existing automated test suites with appropriate regression tests
- Run daily regression suites and analyze results
- Report defects to project teams as they are identified
- Participate in defect triage
- Collect and effectively communicate testing metrics

REQUIREMENTS
- Minimum 2 years leading a QA team
- Experience testing in Java, C#, .NET or web environments
- Experience working in an Agile project team setting
- Must have excellent communication skills, both oral and written
- Applicant must be well organized and self-motivated
- Outstanding interpersonal skills
- Pluses include:
o Financial services industry experience
o SQL experience
o Experience with requirements management systems such as TFS and\or behavior driven development