Job Description :
Role: Test Lead with LIMS Exp

Primary location: Kankakee or Bern is desirable, King of Prussia, PA is second option


· 8 to 10 years of experience in the field of testing and Quality Assurance and must have played the role of a test lead for at least 5+ years.

· Experience using test management tool, HP ALM and GxP validation approval workflows (either paper or electronic) is a must.

· Experience as a tester or test lead in field of Laboratory Information Management Systems (LIMS) applications. Experience in Abbott STARLIMS application is desirable.

· Experience with system/functional testing, integrations testing, data migration testing and UAT coordination. Experience in test script creation and testing in a validated environment.

· Experience leading test automation in projects. Experience creating and executing test automation scripts is desirable.

· Experience working in a cross-functional collaborative environment with teams spread globally across time zones

· Strong understanding of 21 CFR part 11, GAMP and standard Good Documentation Practices (GDP) for GxP projects.


· Analyze user requirements and functional specification for the project and identify testing scope

· Based on testing scope, create an estimate of testing activities and create a testing schedule

· Come up with a testing approach and strategy for the project and create test plan per CSL BT QMS process

· Coordinate with project team (including business) to identify key functional test scenarios and UAT test scenarios

· Create test scripts, upload in QC Vera (HP ALM) system, review with Validation team (BT Quality) and receive approval of scripts

· Create test execution plan, resource assignments, test lab setup in QC vera and communications

· Coordinate with project team to ensure test data setup and testing resources are lined up for test execution

· Provide required QC Vera trainings and testing process training to testers

· Lead test execution, resolve issues faced by testers, coordinate test script approvals and perform defect triaging

· Ensure timely delivery of all testing deliverables and raise risks and issues to management in a timely manner.

· Create test summary report providing details of testing activities performed in the project

· Coordinate and support creation/maintenance of a regression test suite that can be re-used for each release and lead the effort to automate the regression test suite.

· Provide weekly status report to CSL for testing, daily status reports during test execution, capture and report testing metrics and manage change requests per CSL process

· Align with the project manager and CSL test manager on a regular basis regarding testing status

· Review and coordinate testing activities and deliverables, testing status, testing metrics, risks, issues and dependencies with CSL test manager