Reporting directly to the QA Scrum Team Leader. As a QA Lead you will work with on shore resource (s) and off shore resource(s) responsible for delivery of Quality Assured applications to production.
You will help manage the End to End Functional testing activities of a large program and co-ordinate with performance, automation and Load testing teams for the delivery of testing. The team is multi-disciplined consisting of Business Analysts, Tech Leads, Product Owner, Data Modelers/Developers, QA and a SCRUM Master. Candidate must possess a thorough understanding of Agile Methodology, web application development source code (i.e. ASP.net, PHP, Java Script)
Oversee test activities which include: design, develop and execute test strategies/plans; perform impact and gap analysis; monitor and instruct test resources on proper procedures to ensure team compliance, status reporting to Manager on development projects, coordinate issue resolution, Participate in Release/Iteration Planning Ensure User Stories are testable and measurable
Assist others in estimating task effort and dependencies Responsible for team commitments within the Sprints
Communicate (verbal and written) with business, development, and senior management, on the progress of the Release Period project goals, objectives, and testing efforts. Lead multiple small to medium sized on and offshore teams Prepare Test Estimates
Identify and communicate risks and issues
Create and review test plans and test cases ensuring alignment with standards
Prepare and manage QA Project Plan Verify the availability of the QA environment for testing
Prepare metrics and report QA findings
Prepare QA Project Closeout Report Ensure that all system tests are successfully completed and documented and all problems are resolved
Support all quality initiatives that are implemented during each Sprint.