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IT - Testing Manager : 20-00995
Ref No.: 20-00995
Category: Quality Assurance and Testing
Location: Woodland Hills, California
Primary Skills:  ALM, UFT, Functional, Integration, Regression, Smoke, System, and UAT Testing.
Duration: 12 Months with Possible extension   
Contract Type: W2 Only

  • This role is evident within the company, and you will have the opportunity to make a positive impact on the department and organization.
  • Provide hands-on leadership to a team of QA Engineers and SME's.
  • Define and direct the development of new testing frameworks and applications and ensure the implementation of manual and automated test solutions.
  • Provide deep attention to detail during the full software development life cycle, from conception, design, implementation, and testing to documentation, delivery, and maintenance.
  • Own the writing and presenting of presentations around testing strategies and best practices to internal/external stakeholders.
  • Provide and review time estimates, technical recommendations, and proposed test solutions based on professional and business requirements.
  • Process Development -- Contribute to the implementation and ongoing improvement of the company's development Quality Assurance process. As the senior member of the quality assurance engineering team, lead project Quality Assurance process development and offer opinions on the readiness of projects to move on to the next stage of development.
  • Team Leadership - Lead the quality Assurance team members as a project manager.
  • 5+ years managing Quality Assurance teams with a focus on Finance applications.
  • Minimum of 10 years of project management and software product quality assurance required.
  • Minimum of 10 years Information Technology experience required.
  • Experience in guiding teams to create comprehensive and well-structured test plans and test cases according to Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs).
  • Perform or lead different phases for the testing cycles - Functional, Integration, Regression, Smoke, System, and UAT Testing.
  • Run the Defect Triage meetings, defect tracking process, and Test reports.
  • Review product requirements, specifications for consistency, completeness, and testability.
  • Working knowledge of writing End-to-End, Integration tests using Client ALM and UFT
  • Working experience using Testing Tools such as Jira, Rally, Client ALM, Rally, Quality Center, and Rational Clear Quest.
      To follow up with any questions, please contact Partha at 408-512-3153
Akraya is an award-winning IT staffing firm and the staffing partner of choice for many leading companies across the US. We offer comprehensive benefits including Health Insurance (Medical, Dental, and Vision), Section 125 Cafeteria Plan (HSA, FSA, and dependent care), 401(k) (enrollment subject to eligibility), and Sick Pay (varies based on city and state laws). 
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