Job Openings Lead, QA (Software Engineering)

About the job Lead, QA (Software Engineering)

Key Focus:

  • Provide leadership in strategy, driving transformation and building a high performing QA team experienced in both automation and manual testing for web, mobile and server-side software.
  • Work with product team to understand requirements to design comprehensive test plans and test cases.
  • Execute the plans to thoroughly test all software releases under your charge, which can include client and server-side products, API platform and server infrastructure.
  • Significantly increase our test automation coverage. Manually test software for which automation is not available yet.
  • Help define, implement and drive adoption of QA best practices and processes. Proactively help improve processes.
  • Support other test areas including performance, load, security. 
  • Have a strong logical thinking

Required Technical Expertise

  • Programming Languages:  PHP (5+ years), Node.js (2+ years), HTML5 (5+ years), Javascript (5+ years)
  • Frameworks:  CodeIgniter 3.x, Laravel, Phalcon
  • Tools:  Doctrine, PHP Unit, Redis, Bash
  • Web Concepts:  REST, JSON, XML, OOP, Dependency Injection, SOAP
  • Collaborative Integration:  Git, Bitbucket
  • Agile Methodology:  Scrum, Kanban

Key Requirements

  • 2-5 years of hands-on experience in automated and manual testing in web and mobile apps.
  • Deep understanding of software QA, including best practices, processes and all kinds of testing.
  • Highly skilled in automated test tools for web, mobile and server-side software. 
  • Hands-on experience with programming in a scripting language. 
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills