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Software QA Lead
Ref No.: 17-00288
Location: Plano, Texas
Position Type:Contract
Implementation Partner Info
End Client:N/A
Timesheet Submission Frequency:Weekly
Invoice submission frequency:Weekly
Timesheet Instructions for Consultants:Consultant will use Clients system to enter time
KAYGEN is an emerging leader in providing top talent for technology based staffing services. We specialize in providing high-volume contingent staffing, direct hire staffing and project based solutions to companies worldwide ranging from startups to Fortune 500 and Managed Service Providers (MSP) across a wide variety of industries
    This resource will assist in leading testing efforts for the various financial services applications and any Our Client Systems and/or 3rd Party Vendor Apps that will be either integrated with application. Resource is evaluated on his/her ability to interface professionally with project teams, identify and analyze quality risks, determine the test approach, determine test project scope, facilitate and manage the project testing schedule, prepare and facilitate the implementation of test plans, and manage the outsource testing vendors.
  • Requirements:REQUIREMENTS:
    · 5-10 years of experience leading all phases of QA effort required to execute projects impacting multiple large enterprise legacy systems including Web and Consumer portals, Mainframe, Data warehouse & Legacy Systems .
    · Experience leading and testing Projects using Agile Scrum and Waterfall methodology is required.
    · Experience testing various integration methods (Web services, batch)
    · Assist in leading an outsourced QA team involved in all aspects of testing
    · Review test approaches / strategies / Plans for projects
    · Review and oversight of Testing scope & Test design, project testing schedule & quality of deliverables
    · Hands-on experience with manual testing and knowledge of performance testing
    · Identifying and analyzing quality risks
    · Perform thorough Review of supplier deliverables and providing feedback
    · Assessing Risk to schedule, cost, or quality on project and testing engagement
    · Preparing and facilitating the implementation of test plans
    · Defect Management and Analysis when required
    · Excellent communication (written, verbal)
    · Ability to react to changing project plans and come up with creative alternatives
    · Organizational, planning, and analytical skills
    · Ability to work in a collaborative "team-oriented” environment
    · Ability to handle 2-4 projects/work streams in various stages at the same time

    · Experience with any of the following would be a plus:
    · Loan Origination/ Loan servicing Systems
    · Data Warehouse Testing
    · Application Interface testing
    · Middleware
    · Security testing
    · Rules Engine – understand concept and how to build scenarios around it
    · Automotive Finance experience
    · Knowledge / Experience in use of Client Testing Tools (Quality Center 11.52, Unified Functional Test (UFT 12.52), Performance Center 12.52) or other similar QA tools

At KAYGEN, we are always looking for dynamic, talented and experienced individuals. We invite you to join our team of talented IT professionals, consulting at client locations across the globe. Our culture is team-orientated; we strive to stand by our core values of respect, honesty and integrity. Our team of experienced staffing experts will work with you to find you the best opportunity. For more information please visit us at