Job Description :
Need QA Data Test Manager (15+ years of Experience)
Location: Brooklyn, OH
Start: Immediate
Duration: 6+ months
Rate: open on C2C or 1099 inclusive


Job Role:

Specifically, experience managing a Data Supply Chain QA Team.
Should be knowledgeable and experienced with Big data platforms like Hadoop, Teradata or Big Insights.

Qualifications:

15+ years of Quality Assurance (QA) experience
Knowledge and experience in the Financial Services Industry
Knowledge and experience with standard project development/management methodologies and tools required with a focus in managing testing efforts a plus.

Job Functions:

Leads a program or multiple projects within a domain in a fast-paced, dynamic environment, which may include directing global sourcing resources as well as virtual teams. Projects are of a scope and complexity that usually impact multiple Lines of Business as well as functional areas, may have executive sponsorship and in some cases a steering or advisory committee and may span several years.
Defines and manages testing in these areas: scope, scope changes, objectives, requirements, deliverables, and value proposition that support the diverse business goals and interests of multiple stakeholders.
Develops integrated testing plan; identifies and manages testing dependencies and critical paths; and tracks/reports testing milestones as well as status.
Estimates resources needed to achieve testing goals; tracks utilization; determines and assesses need for additional staff and/or vendors; manages transition of on/off-boarding; and monitors/manages vendor performance as it relates to supporting testing
Drafts and submits testing budget proposals and recommends subsequent budget changes where necessary; conducts cost forecasting and actual tracking as well as variance reporting.
Identifies tracks, escalates and resolves testing issue conflicts; performs impact analysis and prioritization; manages dependencies and track/monitors; and escalates testing risk with corrective/ mitigating actions.
Tailors testing methods and metrics; adheres to project lifecycle & QAS standards & processes, performs testing assessments/retrospectives; coach/ mentors teams; and manages testing deliverable reviews and testing sign-offs.
Leads testing communication plan and drives the testing planning, execution and reporting with team members; liaises with key stakeholders.
Reviews all the test deliverables, ownership of the quality assurance process for testing, responsibility for the integration of testing into release management and change management within the ITIL/ ITSM process framework,
Communicates accurate status/health information to delivery Project managers and Delivery managers including escalation along with risks & mitigations in summary level.
Ensures quality milestones/reviews are done on timely manner and making sure the that Key performance indicators and service level agreements are being met and enforced.