Job Description :
Title: Quality Lead/Manager
Location: San Francisco
Duration: 6 Months
Rates: All-Inclusive
Interview: Face to face
 
Purpose
Client is looking for a QE team lead on Engineering teamnbsp; The candidate will be hands-on in Qualifying and Certifying a variety of critical internal web applications. The candidate should enjoy working in a startup-like environment and be able to function well independently or in cross-functional teams. This position offers challenging opportunities to leverage your knowledge of best practices in Software Quality and enforce/enhance Quality Processes within an Agile Framework.
 
Responsibilities

Interact with Engineering and Product teams to coordinate priorities
Master the Product – provide hands-on Quality direction and test coverage
Provide discrete direction to Quality Engineers operating in 2 teams in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Improve product quality by improving/creating/optimizing processes
Contemporize the existing test automation processes
Interact with Technical Lead and Product Owner for all Agile ceremonies

 
Technical Skills & Qualifications:

REST-ful API experience, working knowledge in creating and interpreting REST API calls
SQL expertise, ability to perform CRUD operations on the data and table level
UI test automation in Protractor or Selenium Webdriver.js
BDD / Cucumber expertise, ability to create scenarios in BDD format
At least 4 years as Manager/Lead for a quality team
Experience working with offshore Engineering (Development and Quality) resource
Minimum 4 years of QE experience testing web and enterprise based products/solutions
Experience testing complex multi-tiered web based systems and complex data-driven
applications
Ability to plan quality engineering tasks on different teams, between 2-4 engineers per team
Good understanding of Quality process enforcement, continuous Integration, and Agile-centric
quality practices
Strong written and verbal skills
Able to work independently with limited direction at times
Solid understanding of QE/Test Best Practices and Defect Management
Software development experience is a plus

 
Professional Skills

BS Degree in CS or equivalent work experience